Monday, September 7, 2015

Best of the Blogs I Follow: 28 August to 7 September 2015

I. AAR's & Convention Reviews
A Conflict of Interest: The Fate of Alt Clut, Lion Rampant
All Bones About It:  First Game, Frostgrave

Association Les Riflemen1857...Les sentinelles de Kabylie...
Baron's Blog: Battle of St. Berhtold's, Flower of Chivalry
Daluappror: Hatunaleken, Lion Rampant
Dux Rampant Bloodbath, Lion Rampant
Samurai Rampant
I Have Wrought My Simple Plan: Raid, Lion Rampant
Lonely Gamers: Northwest Frontier Action
Mac's Little Friends: Thawgrave, Frostgrave

Miniature Mayhem: Summer in the Ukraine, Big Chain of Command
Natholeon's Empire: Battle of Wolmer, 1702
Painting the Lead Pile: Mausoleum, Frostgrave
Palouse Wargames Journal: Plays three games of the Same Battle to Compare rules versus Genre
Game #1: Battle of Southam 1642, Warr without an Enemie
Game #2: Battle of Southam 1642, One Hour Wargames
Scrivsland: Age of Arthur at the the Other Partizan 2015
Shadowkings: Battle, Age of Sigmar
Conan and the Tower of Blood, Part I, Astounding Tales
Sparker's Wargame Blog: Team Yankee 1960's Style, Fate of a Nation
Stalker7: Keihin Infiltration
Storm of Steel: Battle of Slim River, 1942, Rapid Fire

Tales from GHQ: Battle of Pyddle-in-the-Marsh, ECW, A Crowning Mercy
Chief Bykleze's Rising, Washing fo the Spears
Tides of War: Battle of Troy, 1240 BC
Vis Lardica: Vyazma or Bust, I Ain't Been Shot, Mum

Wargaming Miscellany: Pushing the Envelope, One Hour Wargames
With Pyjamas Through a Whiff of Grapeshot: Mordor versus Gondor, War of the Ring

II. Battle Projects, Campaigns & Unit Histories
Breakthrough Assault: Team Yankee Terrain
Chicago Skirmish Wargames: Grimy Jewel Campaign, Session 3, Song of Blades and Heroes
Din of Battle: 3D Campaign Maps, Parts I-III
JJ's Wargames: 2/8e Regiment de Ligne
Maiwand Day: Finally finished Charasiab Battlefield...almost.
Natholeon's Empire: Livonian Campaign, February to April 1702
Joy and Forgetfulness: Quatre Bra, Part I
Shedwars: The Feather of Truth--Scales of Anubis; Background to Epsiode III
Skull and Crown: Lepanto Map
Trailape's Wargame: So You're a Platoon Commander, Chain of Command versus Bolt Action
Wargamerabbit: Battle of Klagenfurt 1809

III. Miscellaneous, Observations & Travel
Dust, Tears & Dice: Musings on terrain
JJ's Wargames: Napoleon's Maxims, Parts I-III
The Raft: Warrior Women: Harriet Tubman

IV. Painting & Building
A Conflict of Interest: Warband for Frostgrave

King Birger Magnusson's host for Lion Rampant
All Bones About It: #168 Ellen Stone
Another Sharkman
Anatoli's Game Room: Kit Bashes a Frostgrave Templar
Angry Lurker: Demonstrators

Baconfat Log: Emperor Aurelius

Bleaseworld: Earth Titan

Buck's Blog: 10mm SYW
Buildings for Granville
Green Hornet & Cato
Masked Avengers
Pacific Islanders
Daluappror: Swedish Dragoons 1675
Dartfrog's Adventures: Caissons & Wagons
Confederate Artillery
Confederate Cavalry
Confederate Generals
Deep Dark Dungeons: Brother in Arms
Der Alte Fritz Journal: Upplands Regiment
Dust, Tears & Dice: Experimental Weapons, All Quiet on the Martian Front
I Have Wrought My Simple Plan: Frostgrave Terrain
Jimbibblyblog: Akira
Keith's Wargaming/Painting: Kings of War Nature Army
Kropotkin's Page: Picts versus Cimmerians
League of Augsberg: Building Derry's Gates, Town & Walls, Part I-IV
Lonely Gamers: Colonial Casualty Markers
Matt's Gaming Page: ACW Confederates
Female Dark Age Warriors
Miniature Mayhem: Imperialists, Thirty Year's War
Franco-Prussian War
Northumbrian Wargame: French Revolution Generals
Painting the Lead Pile: Compagnie Franche de la Marine
Summoner for Frostgrave
Palouse Wargaming Journal: Africans for the Reconquista
Italian Wars Officer
Pijlie's Wargames Blog: Dwarves
Female Samurai & Chinese Swordswoman
Frostgrave proxies
Hardshell Heroes & Mentor
Pulp Cannibals
Royal Marines
Samurai Cavalry
Rebel Barracks: Dark Ages
Sarcophagi: Ghost for X-Wing
Saxon Dog: Basing Burgundians
Mounted & Dismounted Swiss Crossbow
Shadowkings: Blight Kings & Bloodwarriors
Shedwars: Building the Docks, Part V
Building Flying Saucers in 28mm, Parts I-II
Tramp Steamer Finished
Storm of Steel: 6mm British Cavalry for Blucher
Plastic Soldier Company WWI Germans
Up the River: Crusade Band for Saga
Wargaming in Sverige: Scanian War Ships
Space 1999

V. Reviews & Variants
Breakthough Assault: Reveiw of Battlefront Cromwell Box
JJ's Wargames: Book Review
Palouse Wargames Journal: Reviews One Hour Wargames
Wargaming Miscellany: Playtests WWII Version of One Hour Wargames


  1. This is a brilliant! Thanks for putting this all together...quite a few excellent blog posts (and, indeed, blogs) that I'd missed! And thanks for the mentions!

    1. Thanks! feel free to pass it on to others...