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Armchair Dragoons Wargaming Happy Hour!

Armchair Dragoons Wargaming Happy Hour!

The first of what we hope will be a bunch of wargaming happy hours with the Regiment of Armchair Dragoons – let’s all hoist a beverage and talk some wargaming! (more…)

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Saturday Night Fights! Back to Market-Garden

Saturday Night Fights!  Back to Market-Garden

After an earlier M’44 game with a Market-Garden scenario resulted in a close-run, big-fun outcome, the guys are switching sides and running it back. Rubber boats included; Robert Redford not so much.

Don’t forget to check out the Saturday Night Fights sub-forum on our site, where you can discuss what’s coming up, make requests for games, and maybe even set up your own TTS session with someone.

 


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Saturday Night Fights! Epic C&C Napoleonics at Eggmühl

Saturday Night Fights!  Epic C&C Napoleonics at Eggmühl

It’s Eggmühl, but it’s also epic C&C Napoleonics, which means it’s a scrambled Eggmühl.  It’s big battle of bad business as our guys prove once again that Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting.

Don’t forget to check out the Saturday Night Fights sub-forum on our site, where you can discuss what’s coming up, make requests for games, and maybe even set up your own TTS session with someone.

 


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Saturday Night Fights! Finishing Friedland, maybe….

Saturday Night Fights!  Finishing Friedland, maybe….

Yeah, there was no way this was finishing last week. So will they finish this week? Maybe? Maybe?

Be sure to check out the Saturday Night Fights sub-forum on our site, where you can discuss what’s coming up, make requests for games, and maybe even set up your own TTS session with someone.

 


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Saturday Night Fights! Finishing Friedland

Saturday Night Fights!  Finishing Friedland

Battle of Friedland on an oversized tabletop concludes tonight. Maybe….

And check out the sweet, sweet room they’re playing in.

Be sure to check out the Saturday Night Fights sub-forum on our site, where you can discuss what’s coming up, make requests for games, and maybe even set up your own TTS session with someone.

 


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Adventures in Napoleonicisms: Aspern-Essling

Adventures in Napoleonicisms: Aspern-Essling

Jim Owczarski, 8 April 2020

In the Napoleonic list of battles, Aspern-Essling has a special place.  It was Napoleon’s first significant set-back.  It should have served as a warning to the Emperor that his enemies were, as he feared, learning his way of war. And, with the death of Marshal Lannes, it was in a real way the end of glory that began over a decade before and to which Wagram was more a coda.

It is also the reason the Archduke Charles, typically astride his rearing horse with a battle standard in his hand, is damn near unavoidable as one travels about Vienna looking for traces of those days in May 1809.

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