Tagged: wargame

The Kings of War Hardback Rulebook, a review

Kings of War is like Warhammer Fantasy Battles except it is much cheaper, quicker and simpler to play and it’s make by a company that actually gives a crap about its customers. That, in...

This! Is! Spartha!

My copy of the Kings of War hardback rulebook dropped through the door today. It is 144 pages of high-quality wargamery goodness containing the complete rules and army lists for Dwarfs, Elves, Kingdoms of...

Deadzone looks pretty darned great

Mantic is on one heck of a roll right now. They already have a lot of love due to Dreadball, Kings of War, Warpath and more, and their next Big Thing looks likely to...

Why D&D should be more like Warhammer 40,000

Now there’s a contentious blog title if there ever was one, but hear me out. You just might like my line of thinking. For those (few) of you that don’t know, Warhammer 40,000 is...

Wingtips and Bullets

I’ve been on something of a wargame-and-flight-sim kick lately. It began with Field of Glory, the computer version of the (frankly brilliant) tabletop wargame of the same name. Those rules are a little more...

Now we're talking! Panzer Leader + Gametable = win (maybe)

What do you get if you take Panzer Leader, that awesome and legendary wargame/boardgame from 1974, and cross it with Gametable, the java-based online RPG server/map/chat thingummy (Last mentioned by yours truly right here)?...

Persians: Best dressed warriors. Ever.

Either that, or the worst at camouflage. You decide. DAZ Studio, no postwork. Click to enlarge if you eyeballs can take it. I’ve got a thing for Persians. I’m still merrily painting my Persian...