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Black Powder Insult!

This evening’s game was one of my notorious ACW scenarios. I must thank Civil for the inspiration, I spend far too long on their superb webpages. The battle descriptions and maps are terrific! As the definition would suggest, the attacker must act quickly to… Read More

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Tarleton’s Blunder!

Part Two of the Battle of Camden The remorseless Brish pincer movement didn’t dent the Americans’ confidence. Volley after volley tore through the redcoats. The Maryland continentals were prooving more than a match for their loyalist adversaries. Horatio Gates even had the audacity to order… Read More

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Clash at Camden 1780

Sometimes, just sometimes, everything is right with the world. I’d gotten up early and painted the garden gate so die Fuhrer was momentarily amenable and I was off work so could wargame all afternoon at Cardiff’s Firestorm Carpet Warehouse. Paul was coming down from Cheltenham… Read More

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The Colonies Aflame!

They do say, the more things change, the more they stay the same. This Thursday’s scenario appeared very ‘modern’. The British colonial forces are sent to investigate a local centre of rebellion. The rebels are also looking for ‘tongues’ in the village. Ken had written… Read More