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Gen Con 2016 Naval Gaming Recap

Gen Con 2016 Naval Gaming Recap

Greetings! I just had a great weekend at Gen Con 2016. I had a personal mission to seek out as many naval-related things as I could while at the show. This post summarizes what I found! For those of you … Continue reading

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Adepticon Day 2

Adepticon Day 2

Another busy day! I started off manning the ModCube booth again this morning. At noon, I shifted over to playing Seapower, an age of sail game that uses 15mm ships! After that, I took a short break to demo War … Continue reading

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Topside Minis Product Review

Topside Minis Product Review

Hello again! Today, I take a detailed look at a product that I am quite excited about: Topside Minis.  I feel that this product represents an important development  for naval wargaming, making it much easier for gamers to get into … Continue reading

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War At Sea Battle Report: IJN vs USN

I recently played my first War at Sea game in a long time. The game was with my friend Seth (wargamer55), and it was a classic Pacific War matchup: Japan vs United States!

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2015 Painting Contest Winners

The votes are all in, and I am proud to announce the winners of this year’s contest! In first place, it’s Hetairoi’s Imperial Humans Kingfisher Class Heavy Cruiser: In Second Place, it’s Grgbobe’s USS Ranger: And in third place, it’s … Continue reading

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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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War At Sea: IJN vs USN, 200 Points

One of the fun parts of moving is getting to meet new gamers at your destination! This is just what happened a while back when I met up with fellow Foruminian Sun-Tzu for a game of War at Sea at … Continue reading

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War at Sea: Japan Vs. US Part 2

Welcome back! If you remember from Part 1, Seth and I played a 100 point game that was limited to 1942 with no subs or aircraft. Additionaly, night rules were in effect, limiting long range shooting. During the first game, … Continue reading

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War at Sea: Japan vs. US Part 1

In celebration and remembrance of the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Cape Esperance, Seth and I got together for another couple of games of War At Sea. In keeping with the theme of the battle, we set a year … Continue reading

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War at Sea Deathmatch

Having played a couple of large standard (i.e., 3 objective) games of War at Sea back to back, Seth and I decided to mix things up a bit and try a different scenario. We ultimately settled on the Deathmatch rules … Continue reading

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