Archive for October 5, 2022

Saturday 1st October: Spectre: and then Mermaid and the Hare   Leave a comment

First up was Spectre. We chose to play without the Traitor. Phil managed to grab and hold onto an early lead.

Second was an intriguing game of Intrigue and War in the time of Mary Queen of Scots. Phil managed to be the last one to be in control Mary in Edinburgh whilst still holding a viable army. This was a fun game with 2 pages of rules and simple printed counters and cards. Does not even have a BGG entry but it does capture the feel of that period of history in Scotland. Some gaps in the rules of course and difficult to reach an end so we carried on until all sides were exhausted. Recommended if you ever get a chance to play but probably won’t play it again!

Posted October 5, 2022 by wargamesdiary in Uncategorized

Dagger and Brush

Miniature painting, wargaming terrain tutorials, reviews, interviews and painting guides

Aiwendil

Wayfaring through Middle-earth

Winter Gate Games

Weekly tabletop miniatures blog.

despertaferres

Wargaming with the ability of a dull nine year old

Start Your Meeples

A blog about board games, board game strategy, miniature games, and tabletop RPGs. Love the Game.

Colonel Mustard

WW2 Modelling in 1/72 Scale

Olde England Grown New

The Adventures of Sir Thomas Hawksby's Regiment

Scent of a Gamer

From the computer to the tabletop, this is all about games. Updated each week-end.

Flashing Steel

Talk, support and information on Ganesha Games' Flashing Steel

Brooklyn Wargaming

President of Metropolitan Wargamers in Park Slope, Brooklyn, NYC

DRESSING THE LINES

Thoughts about wargaming, especially 28mm.

ArkieGamer

Adventures of an historical wargamer in the wilds of Arkansas