Author: Simon

Dresden game at Salute 2017

The club put on a demo game for Dave Brown’s new General d’Armee rules at Salute. There is a great after action report and photos on the GdB forum.

Posted in General d'Armee, Salute, Shows

Eylau re-imagined at the Wargames Holiday Centre

This game was played last weekend but real life got in the way and I haven’t written it up yet – then Jeremy from the Marauders beat me to it and produced the definitive write up so why would I do

Posted in General de Brigade, News, Other games

Pickett’s Charge at Colours 2016

Dave’s new ACW rules “Pickett’s Charge” got another outing at the Colours show at Newbury racecourse. The scenario was The battle of Cedar’s Creek and it was played with 6 brigades per side. Once again the rules played well and the game

Posted in Colours, News, Shows

Waterloo exhibit at Prince August

I visited the Waterloo exhibit at the Prince August factory in Cork last week and was amazed to see the Waterloo exhibit  they have there. It was built by a German guy apparently who cast and painted over 15,000 figures

Posted in Hobby, Trips

Winter War at Salute 2016

Yesterday at Salute the club put on a participation game (the first for many a year) and we had a lot of fun meeting some new people and chatting about our game – which was based around the Battle of Rate

Posted in Hobby, News, Salute, Shows

Loughton Strike Force at SELWG

We had another run out of the Waterloo game at SELWG and they were kind enough to award us the prize for Best Demonstration game. The game focused on the attack of the French Guard – but unlike Salute where we

Posted in General de Brigade, News, SELWG, Shows

LSF @ Colours 2015

Pictures of the LSF game at Colours 2015 featuring figures and terrain by Richard Gillingham and rules by David Brown. Lovely figures Richard. And a few pictures of Bruce Weigle’s snow terrain – so cool !!

Posted in News, Salute, Shows

Neerwinden

Gary put on a great game on Sunday using GdB rules with modifications for early revolutionary troops. The battle was Neerwinden (Wikipedia link) and his rule modifications were based on command and control changes and introducing more variable troop quality.

Posted in General de Brigade

Salute 2015

Doug and Andy put on a great game on the Loughton Strike Force table. Game was played using the GdB rules and the French got spanked. Dave Brown’s pics HERE … and some more pictures !  

Posted in General de Brigade, News, Salute, Shows

Salute 2014 – Kursk gallery

Posted in Battlegroup Panzergrenadier, News, Salute