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by Norm
Sat Feb 14, 2015 6:32 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Fondly remembering a scenario for teenage years
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Views: 5301

Fondly remembering a scenario for teenage years

I have blogged a revisit of a scenario I played as a teenager, back in the days when wargaming was less sophisticated, but no less pleasurable for that. It may be a backwards glance with rose tinted glasses, but good fun anyway. LINK http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/remembering-old...
by Norm
Mon Feb 02, 2015 6:07 am
Forum: Wargames Hobby
Topic: Wargaming on a pinboard
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Views: 6481

Wargaming on a pinboard

This blog post is just showing the materials used to get a pinboard up and running for board gaming, figure gaming and gaming with Hexon II tiles. Useful for anyone with restrictions on storage and gaming space. Link http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co.uk/2015/02/pinboard-wargames-for-small-spac...
by Norm
Fri Jan 30, 2015 6:49 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Belated Introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 7731

Re: Belated Introduction

Hi Bill, welcome to the forum. I have just bought quite a bit of C&C stuff, both ancient and napoleonic and have some 10mm French and Austrians to paint up (after completing my Kallistra ACW union that is), so hope to get some C&C games going on the Kallistra tiles. I look forward to your KC 2 conve...
by Norm
Mon Jan 12, 2015 8:29 am
Forum: Modelling & Painting
Topic: Incidental terrain
Replies: 2
Views: 7748

Incidental terrain

I have been making some small terrain pieces to help break up an open battlefield.

materials and results on my blog

http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... rrain.html
by Norm
Sun Jan 04, 2015 7:20 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: AAR of a magazine scenario
Replies: 0
Views: 4414

AAR of a magazine scenario

Replay of a scenario from this months Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy magazine, converted to hex and figures and using home brew rules.

Blow the Bridge!

Link - http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co.uk
by Norm
Wed Nov 05, 2014 9:55 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: campaign playtest and design notes
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Views: 5347

campaign playtest and design notes

I have done a full run through my Yartzevo defiant campaign module and posted replay notes, highlighting how the playtest so far has altered the design. Hopefully of interesrt to both figure and hex gamers.

Link http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... ign%20WWII
by Norm
Sat Oct 25, 2014 6:28 pm
Forum: Kallistra General
Topic: New web page supporting hex gaming
Replies: 0
Views: 5110

New web page supporting hex gaming

I am running a web page as a potential alternative to my blog, I will just run them side by side for now to see which one works out best. There is quite a bit of Kallistra stuff there. please visit and bookmark to see how things develop http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co.uk/search/label/Command...
by Norm
Thu Oct 16, 2014 4:03 pm
Forum: Modelling & Painting
Topic: Model Water
Replies: 6
Views: 10473

Re: Model Water

I painted mine a more mucky colour and then used a satin varnish to bring back some sheen ...... But satin does not seem to be reflective enough to do that. I don't want it too reflective because it bounces light back and affects my photography, I was wondering whether a thinned clear varnish would ...
by Norm
Thu Oct 16, 2014 7:00 am
Forum: Other Hex Rules
Topic: East Front mini-campaign. 90 second trailer
Replies: 0
Views: 6565

East Front mini-campaign. 90 second trailer

This is just a 'for fun' Hollywood style trailer to the mini-campaign that I am working on for my figure / hex system, though I think the campaign could be used with pretty much any tactical rules.

LINK http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... ailer.html
by Norm
Sun Oct 12, 2014 6:57 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Eastern front 1943 playtesting a campaign game
Replies: 0
Views: 5356

Eastern front 1943 playtesting a campaign game

Today I played the 7th game in a campaign relating to the eastern front 1943. The link is to an AAR of that battle and some design discussion.

Link - http://battlefieldswarriors.blogspot.co ... paign.html