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PJ Lifestyles:  The 10 Most Badass Roman War Heroes

PJ Lifestyles: The 10 Most Badass Roman War Heroes

Fred Manzo November 15, 2015 0

By Spencer Klaven: “Before Ancient Rome was a titanic empire, it was a collection of huts, a tribe of outlaws, and a few unshakable ideals — courage, virtue, and duty. The defense of those

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Prelude to the Battle of Ligny by Paul Fish, the designer of “Black Eagles Over Belgium”

Prelude to the Battle of Ligny by Paul Fish, the designer of “Black Eagles Over Belgium”

Other November 12, 2015 0

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Assault And Batteries  French Artillery And d’Erlon’s Attack At Waterloo

Assault And Batteries French Artillery And d’Erlon’s Attack At Waterloo

Paul Comben November 9, 2015 2

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PM: Stop Reading This and Go Build Your Own Board Game

PM: Stop Reading This and Go Build Your Own Board Game

Fred Manzo October 20, 2015 4

By William Herkewitz Jordan Goddard is a first-time board game designer from Carmel, Ind. Together with his partner, Mandy Moulin, he recently created and received Kickstarter backing for Collapse, a post-apocalyptic card game. Goddard

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Feats In Ancient Times – Part Two – A Boardgaming Way Essay

Feats In Ancient Times – Part Two – A Boardgaming Way Essay

Paul Comben October 2, 2015 5

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Feats in Ancient Times:  Wargaming the Battles of Antiquity – A Boardgaming Way Essay

Feats in Ancient Times: Wargaming the Battles of Antiquity – A Boardgaming Way Essay

Paul Comben August 17, 2015 10

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BLOODY THURSDAY: The Battle of Gravelotte-St. Privat 1870

BLOODY THURSDAY: The Battle of Gravelotte-St. Privat 1870

Hermann Luttmann June 16, 2015 0

By Hermann Luttmann “It is difficult to think of a great passage of arms in which one critical day of battle was so strangely – and so soon – underscored by another” – David

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Bobby Lee Broadcasting:  An “Entertainment” for Wargamers

Bobby Lee Broadcasting: An “Entertainment” for Wargamers

Paul Comben May 1, 2015 0

By Paul Comben In a post Civil War alternative reality…Major Taylor and Robert E Lee are in a radio studio… Taylor: You are listening to M.A.R.S.E., the Entirely Lost Cause Radio Network, 1861 to

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A Design Analysis of “The Lamps Are Going Out – World War I”

A Design Analysis of “The Lamps Are Going Out – World War I”

Other March 30, 2015 3

By Kirk Uhlmann “The lamps are going out all over Europe, we shall not see them lit again in our life-time.” – British Foreign Secretary Sir Edward Grey   Since Herm has given a

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Ney and Twice Ney! (Part II)

Ney and Twice Ney! (Part II)

Paul Comben March 18, 2015 2

By Paul Comben Grand Tactical Interpretations of Quatre Bras  Part II Desperate Times and Desperate Measures Wellington had precious little cavalry available to him during the battle. Those that were present included the Brunswick

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