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Saturday Night Fights! The Battle of River Plate

Saturday Night Fights! The Battle of River Plate

Yes, dusting off the old stuff… Here’s a Fletcher Pratt game for you!

If you’re going to do ‘old-school’ wargaming, you might as well go whole-hog.  Rumor has it that hexagons hadn’t been invented when Pratt was working on this one.

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Saturday Night Fights! The Battle of Lake Erie

Saturday Night Fights!  The Battle of Lake Erie

SPI’s Fighting Sail powers tonight’s battle, as the US and proto-Canadians take turns trying to broadside each other.

May or may not include the Edmund Fitzgerald, waiting to get wrecked.

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Battle Lab: Team COIN Wargaming – A “How To” Primer

Battle Lab: Team COIN Wargaming – A “How To” Primer

Brant Guillory, 12 September 2020

It’s hard to overstate the influence that the COIN series of games has had on the wargaming world over the past decade.  Heck, its influence has gone beyond just wargaming (Root!), unless you write for Meeple Mountain.  They’ve been covered in the Washington Post, and used by the military for training exercises.  Volko Ruhnke, the godfather of the COIN series games, even spent a few hours with GUWS explaining how to design one. (more…)

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SUNday Night Fights! C&C:N ~ The Anniversary of Borodino!

SUNday Night Fights! C&C:N ~ The Anniversary of Borodino!

Two nights in a row?! Yeah, well, it’s a long weekend. And it’s the anniversary of Borodino (or close enough) and our gang can’t help but fill the air with digital musket smoke.

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Saturday Night Fights! C&C:A ~ Battle Of Marathon

Saturday Night Fights! C&C:A ~ Battle Of Marathon

Our boys are in for a Marathon fight tonight! (yuk,yuk,yuk)

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Saturday Night Fights! The Epic Battle of Vimiero, Part 2

Saturday Night Fights! The Epic Battle of Vimiero, Part 2

We had to split the battle in half, as we needed more time to wrap it up!

The Square Buttons™ continue the Battle of Vizier!

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