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An “After-Action-Report” on one turn of “The Emmitsburg Rd.” scenario from “Longstreet Attacks.”

An “After-Action-Report” on one turn of “The Emmitsburg Rd.” scenario from “Longstreet Attacks.”

Other August 28, 2017 0

By Steve Poitinger:   It is 6:20 on July 2…the Peach Orchard has fallen to Barksdale’s brigade, shattering Graham’s III Corps brigade in the process and capturing 6 US guns.…the crisis in the battle

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Doing It Yourself – or how I obtained gaming components on the cheap!

Doing It Yourself – or how I obtained gaming components on the cheap!

Other August 25, 2017 0

By Len Zigante,                                                              

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CNN: Where are the monuments to Confederate Gen. James Longstreet?

CNN: Where are the monuments to Confederate Gen. James Longstreet?

Other August 24, 2017 1

By Steven A. Holmes, CNN “So where are Longstreet’s statues? General James Longstreet was an important figure in the Confederate Army; as important as Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, J.E.B. Stuart or A.P. Hill; nearly as critical

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Updates: Steamroller, Longstreet Attacks, At Any Cost, Tannenberg, Crowbar, Culp’s Hill and By Iron and Blood (among others).

Updates: Steamroller, Longstreet Attacks, At Any Cost, Tannenberg, Crowbar, Culp’s Hill and By Iron and Blood (among others).

Other August 24, 2017 0

By Fred Manzo It’s been a very busy summer around here. We are on track to release at least three games by the end of the year: Steamroller: Tannenberg 1914 in Yaah! #10, Longstreet Attacks:

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Popular Mechanics: “Researchers Find Wreckage of WWII-era USS Indianapolis”

Popular Mechanics: “Researchers Find Wreckage of WWII-era USS Indianapolis”

Other August 21, 2017 0

From Popular Mechanics: “Civilian researchers say they have located the wreck of the USS Indianapolis, the World War II heavy cruiser that played a critical role in the atomic bombing of Hiroshima before being

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Marshal Enterprises: “La Bataille Pour La Prusse 1806” going on sale soon

Marshal Enterprises: “La Bataille Pour La Prusse 1806” going on sale soon

Other August 18, 2017 0

La Bataille pour la Prusse 1806 Citizens and Counter-Revolutionaries Alike!…..Marshal Enterprises, the company that first brought the La Bataille system to the wargaming world, is pleased to announce that its new Fall 2017 release,

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Sale: “Old School Tactical” 25 % off this weekend

Sale: “Old School Tactical” 25 % off this weekend

Other August 18, 2017 0

By Staff of Flying Pig Games: Old School Tactical, is 25% off this weekend. Nothing clever, just a weekend sale. Click here. Videos, Lots of Videos A quick look at Old School Tactical from The Player’s

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Longread: Whose Fault Was Dunkirk?

Longread: Whose Fault Was Dunkirk?

Other August 17, 2017 0

For years, historians have blamed King Leopold of Belgium. But did they fall for Allied propaganda? Below is an excerpt from Last Hope Island, by Lynne Olson. This story is recommended by Longreads contributing editor Dana Snitzky. “In all

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Board Game Design Lab: “How to Design a Solo Game with Hermann Luttmann”

Board Game Design Lab: “How to Design a Solo Game with Hermann Luttmann”

Other August 9, 2017 0

Hermann Luttmann, designer of Dawn of the Zeds, talks about how to design a solo game.Hermann has created numerous games meant for only one player and offers a ton of interesting insight on how to craft the solitaire

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The Dice Tower: Teaching Scythe

The Dice Tower: Teaching Scythe

Other August 5, 2017 0

By The Dice Tower: Streamed live on Jan 27, 2017 Sam and Tom teach Zee Scythe live! This may start or end later depending on timing of other games.

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