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A jolly day out

Well fingers crossed (that means you too) we have a little tournament on the 4th of July 2021. At the time of writing there is 8 tickets left and they are selling well. Boards and Swords Derby is to be the host, 6 points of age of Hannibal and you get 3 games for £10. […]

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Video wargaming

T’is Friday night and Joe and I have finally had a game of SAGA. But wait, it is during lockdown!! Well we used the power of the internet. Joe video called me and using my ipad I opperated the camera to show him the gaming table as we dueled it out over a game of […]

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History vs Hobby

I have Just finished another assignment and as I sit here wondering what to do with the rest of the evening I was pondering the topic of how historical our personal hobby is. I am also enjoying the use of formal text such as I. may I also insert a word contraction, don’t. Anyway enough […]

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The new normal.

Soon we shall be back to the table with our friends Happily rolling dice and butchering metal or plastic models while we recreate battles of old. We already have a table between us to keep a moderate amount of distance and I imagine makes will be a thing for a while. Do we drop the […]

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What is a tournament?

This might appear a strange question. It is damned obvious what it is. A group of people attempting to best each other to claim over all victory or at least a best in faction position. But is it? As the vaccine rollout progresses and the prospect of the world being able to open up safely. […]

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Plotting

My 6mm side project is well underway for the war of the roses. I had a delievery of 100 80*40mm bases yesterday to mount the units on, I have begun the long proccess of what lords were able to field what troops for which side at what point in which colours and arms and in […]

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Barrage 2021

Well that sounds a grand old title. An event again after so long, the organisers contacted Joe yesterday and if it goes ahead we are hoping to put forth a SAGA event featuring Age of Hannibal for 16 wonderful people in July of this year so fingers crossed it will go agead. If this goes […]

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A new adventure

During this lockdown I have made a decision to begin a new project. One that has been on the back burner for a while, partly due to not being able to go explore historical sites and partly because I have started listening to Gods own scale podcast hosted by my clubmate (Available on most podcast […]

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Gaming in the pandemic

Well the end as they say is nigh. with the vaccine being rolled out there is the possibility of easing of restrictions. Wargamers everywhere will no doubt race to the tabletops to engage their chums in SAGA and other such games. But how has gaming been during this pandemic? For many of us it has […]

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Northern Tempest

We are three local friends who decided that there was a notable absence of verbal content for our beloved hobby. We therefore decided to for a podcast taking advantage in the lasted craze to put content and information out there. The cast which was proposed by Joe consists of himself who does the bulk of […]