A brief explanation of why Cardiff Dice Studz choose SAGA wargames rules
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Godendag 2022 sweet inspiration from To the Strongest
What a weekend! We had threats of lockdown, border embargoes, limits on attendees and strictures on eating food! On the day we even had to track down a sixty year old who vaulted a covid safety rail! Such were and are the issues of gaming… Read More
S.A.G.A. Ironman – Bristol Training Day
The best day out for any Dice Stud must surely be the visit to a friendly competition in a great venue. Like Vikings of old, we descended on the Lindisfarne of a MacDonalds. We were “ a Viking’ and it felt good…… B.I.G. is shortly… Read More
Ragnarok was a prophecy of what was to come at some unspecified and unknown time in the future, but it had profound ramifications in Norse mythology. It was the end of times but also a new beginning for what comes next. The chaos and destruction… Read More
S.A.G.A. : An army in a week; week two!
Forty years and not a miniature figure ready for the tabletop. “Pull yourself together man!” I said. “ You could be ready in a week!”The challenge was set! Could a very average gamer like myself get four SAGA points of figures ready in just seven… Read More
SAGA Freya’s Day: The Warlord
It was a welcome return to face to face wargaming last night for Cardiff Dice Studz. To be realistic it was mask to mask combat but what a joy to finally be playing toy soldiers on a Friday/ Freyaday night! Steve brought his immaculately painted… Read More
SAGA: Tall tales for the telling!
John G is a crafty soul! He just implants an idea and then like an unwanted weed it just germinates and springs out upon the unwary! I had promised an army a month and that was what I delivered; Scottish, Norman, Hun and most recently… Read More
Freya’s Day Dice Studz
The names for the days of the week in English seem to be a mixed bag. Saturday, Sunday and Monday are named after the celestrial bodies Saturn, Sun and Moon, but the other days are named after Germanic gods, Tuesday (Tiw’s day), Wednesday (Woden’s day),… Read More
The SAGA continues !
AETIUS and ARTHUR and AGE of IVASIONS The final part of my foray into SAGA this time covers the SAGA Universe, Aetius and Arthur and is then completed with short descriptions of the two books I do not have, The Age of Crusades and The… Read More
SAGA Two- The return of the natives
Those of you that know me (Uncle Ken) will not be surprised that I am a fan of skirmish style games, especially since I have put on participation games at several shows. Today I want to talk about a particular game, SAGA now in its… Read More