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DW Fleet Action Musings

DW Fleet Action Musings

Greetings! Last weekend I had the chance to play a full game of Dystopian Wars Fleet Action (DWFA) against CDR-G. For those that may not be familiar, Fleet Action is the DW cousin of Firestorm Taskforce, both by Spartan Games. … Continue reading

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Bombs Away! – DW Heavy Bombers

Introduction April was an exciting month for Dystopian Wars, as the game received its first new unit type in quite some time. I’m referring, of course, to the Heavy Bombers that were included in the Bombardment Groups that were released … Continue reading

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DW Battlecruisers Part 3

Greetings! So, it’s been over two years since I’ve discussed this topic, and since then Spartan has released battlecruisers for all 7 core factions. I thought it might be interesting to take a brief look at this ship type and … Continue reading

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A Dystopian Wars TANKS-Giving

A Dystopian Wars TANKS-Giving

As is customary, war gamers the world over are playing tank-related games this weekend in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday. My father-in-law, Jim, was nice enough to sit down and play a Dystopian Wars scenario of my own devising: The … Continue reading

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Carriers in DW 2.0

Under the 1.0 and 1.1 editions of Dystopian Wars, small aircraft (represented by Tiny Flyer Tokens) were of minimal utility. While a full-strength dive bomber or torpedo bomber wave could put a hurt on an enemy, it was easily intercepted, … Continue reading

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DW 2.0 Event Report: The Guns of 29 June

8 members of the DWVA group, including your’s truly, got together yesterday at the Game Vault in Fredricksburg, VA for our first games using the new 2.0 edition of the rules. Factions represented at the event included the Prussians, RoF, … Continue reading

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Dystopian Wars 2.0 Unboxing & Impressions

Dystopian Wars 2.0 Unboxing & Impressions

At long last, the box containing my Dystopian Wars 2.0 book and starter set has arrived! Here are just a few quick impressions after pawing over the contents for a few minutes.

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2014 Painting Contest Winners

After 2 rounds of voting, the winners for this year’s Man Battlestations painting contest have been determined! First place goes to Danaussie with his beautifully painted 1:1800 scale HMS Renown: In second place was Last Rites’s New Orleans Class airship … Continue reading

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2014 DWVA X-Cam Update

2014 DWVA X-Cam Update

Hey all! It has been a while. So, today I’ve got an update on the last couple of weeks worth of action on the DW X-Cam. The campaign is off to a heck of a start, with a number of … Continue reading

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Dystopian Wars: RoF vs FSA, 1000 pts

Dystopian Wars: RoF vs FSA, 1000 pts

Landlubber (aka Greg) and I met up recently at the Game Vault in Fredricksburg, VA for a little Dystopian Wars action. This time we decided to play with 1,000 point naval core forces, with me running my French and Greg … Continue reading

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