As a follow up from my most recent activities is the game jam Postcards from the Front 2023,organised primarily by Hissycatstudio. It features a magnificent panel of contributors to the finalist projects and first and foremost being a great opportunity for aspiring hobbyists to sample out a design in a fairly difficult package format.
I am baffled at pedigree waving even done in a most innocent form (?) to make conversation and share some “veteran” nostalgia to impress the new generations.
Again I am struck with awe by the insistence of many rules sets in breaking down perfectly authentic and historical combat formations
I am lucky enough to be able to have a more or less permanent 6×4 table for the games. But I’m unfortunate enough to be able to have only one table permanently setup.
Glorious summer and once again off away from the big city for a few days which despite delaying a lot … More
Everyone must be taught History with all the magnificence and decadence and how we reached the Present, and most especially discuss it but… a game is a game is a game.
– Accessibility is finding the game anywhere, everywhere.
– Complexity is the willingness of the players to learn.
All I needed next was a campaign map…a board…maybe even a calendar…something to move the armies.
The 30th of May, year of Our Lord 2022. Plans to revamp the campaign of the Caligo Chronices have been … More
And back to arbitrary adaptation of rules written for an era to another, like squares into circles.