Sunday, October 11, 2015

This Week in Wargaming: Best of the Blogs I Follow: 30 September to 11 October 2015

I. AAR's & Conventions
2 Hour Blog: No Quarter, Part II, 5150
A Conflict of Interest: Tabletop Teaser, Dux Britanniarum
Baron's Blog: Thin Red Line, GASLIGHT
Brooklyn Wargaming: Bocage HQ near Le Mesnil-Rouxelin, 1944, Battleground
Buck's Blog: Barrage 2015
Chicago Skirmish Wargames: Mystery of the Atom, Cleared to Engage
DaluapprorHåtunaleken, AAR #10, Lion Rampant,

Playtest #1, Gaslands
Din of Battle: Danube Stranglehold, Russo-Turkish War of 1790, Piquet
Day III Assault, Russians vs. Ottomans, Piquet
Fawcett Avenue Conscripts: Modern Action, Spearhead
Herkybird's Nest: Victory in Sight, Powder Monkey
I Have Wrought My Simple Plan: Into the Ruins, Frostgrave
Lead Legionaries: Battle of Bloody Run
Lonely Gamers: Battle of Gaines Mill, 27 June 1862
Miniature Mayhem: Summer in Karelia
News from the Front: Spanish Civil War, Bolt Action
Occasional Ambush: Don't Lean on Me
Recon over Hunger City
Rebel Barracks: Wellesley at Assaye, 1803 Volley and Bayonet
Scrivsland: Seleucids, To the Strongest
Stalker7: A Fistful of Nu-Yen
Tom's Toy Soldiers: Poseidon versus Hermes, Of Gods and Mortals
Two Marshals: Laserstorm at Blastastic 2015
Wargames & Stuff: Forlorn Hope, Warhammer Siege
Wargames & WIPs: Battle of Chalons, 451; Hail Caeser
Wargaming in the Mechanised Age: Birthday Games Day
Hammerin' Iron
DBA III, Dark Age Britain
II. Battles, Campaigns, Projects, Units & Wars
Din of Battle: Russo-Turkish War of 1790
Dust, Tears & Dice: Attack on London, Campaign Game #5; Martian Empires

Gaming with Too Fat Lardies: Arnhem Campaign Turns #3, Chain of Command
I Have Wrought My Simple Plan: Conan & Valeria in Otherworld Fantasy Skirmish
Thoth Amon in Otherworld Fantasy Skirmish
JJ's Wargames: Preparation for Pouppeville
Legatus' Wargames Armies: Thinnking about 1864
Natholeon's Empire: Batman on a Budget
News from the Front: 20mm Hetzer
Root Around the Warchest: Talisman in 15mm
Scrivsland: Bois de Caures Campaign Turn #4
El Cid Campaign Day
Talomir Tales: Autumn 998

III. Miscellaneous, Observations & Travel
Anatoli's Game Room: Hobby Room Finished
Brooklyn Wargaming: Fielding the 57mm ATG Platoon in Flames of War
Fielding the M7 Priest
JJ's WargamesNapoleon's Maxims #5
Natholeon's Empire: Te Porere Battlefield
The Raft: Germanic Warrior Women
Wargaming Miscellany: Knole House, Sevenoaks, Kent
Quebec House, Westerham, Kent

IV. Painting & Building
A Conflict of Interest: Panzergrenadiers in Winter
All Bones About It: #173 Black Mist
Dungeon Accessories
Association Les Riflemen: Baggage and Camps for various armies
Baconfat Log: Burgundian Crossbows by the Perrys
Riot Police Heroclix RePaints
Buck's Blog: FFL & Sharkman
Chariot Gamer: Amorite Conversions
Chicago Skirmish Wargames: Harryhausen Inspired Warband
Pig Iron Infantry
Daluappror: African Exploration
Danish Infantry for the Scanian War 1675-79
Dartfrog's Adventures: ACW Confederates
Der Alte Fritz Journal: Great Northern War Swedish Cavalry
SYW Saxons
Evil Bob: AWI
Greek Mercenary Hoplites
Fawcett Avenue Conscripts: Horus Heresy Landraider
Joy and Forgetfulness: 1:300 World War II
Egyptian Infantry
League of Augsberg: Building Derry's Walls, Part VI & VII
Lonely Gamers: French Hotchkiss, WWI
Imperial Japanese, WWII
Lord Ashram's House of War: 40mm George Washington
Mann's Model Moments: Space Ships
Mars Miniatures: British 24th Foot
Painting Wargames Figures: Austria: Kolwrat-Krakowski Dragoons
Piedmont: Reale Piemonte Horse
Palouse Wargaming Journal: Spanish American War Marines
Scrivsland: Berbers with Bows
Shadowkings: Reaper Bones
Shedwars: Finishing Touches to Pirate Ships
The Raft: ACW Fences
Up the River: Gunfighters
Vis Lardica: Egyptian Tanks, Charlie Don't Surf
War Hammster: Paints a 1/72nd Fiat 621 z CKM
Wargaming in Sverige: Space 1999 Ships
Wargaming with Silver Whistle: Grounds for a Chateau

V. Reviews & Variants
Breakthough Assault: Review of Great War 
Buck's Blog: Final Cards for Combat Patrol
Reviews a Multiverse Diner
Jay's Wargaming Madness: Reveiws 28mm ACW Terrain
Lead Legionaries Log Cabins for $3.99
Mersey Books: Barbarians in Dragon Rampant
Men of the West in Dragon Rampant
Pijlie's Wargames Blog: Review of Frostgrave
Quirkworthy: Beyond the Gates of Antares Ghar Battle Squad Plastic
Shedwars: Reviews Blood Rage
Stalker7: A Fistful of Nu-Yen, Variant of A Fistful of Kung-Fu
Storm of Steel: Heroes of the Galaxy versus Men in White
Vis Lardica: Review and a Deal, Dux Britanniarum


  1. Brilliant. Really appreciate the effort you go to! Thanks.

    1. Thanks! But you real Bloggers do all the heavy lifting.

  2. Thanks for your fantastic job Mark!

    1. Thanks. Your Blog is great! I enjoy each installment even if its not a period I play.