This past Saturday I got to take part in a playtest day for two upcoming supplements for the "Combat Patrol" WWII Skirmish rules: Colonial, and Napoleonic.
First up was a Colonial period game, testing both Boer and Zulu vs British. Though ahistorical, it allowed us to look a two different kinds of Colonial period combat: elite marksmen and mass melee vs British steadfastness and firepower. The set up featured a British column which stretched almost the length of the table, and the two attackers were divided by a river that ran down the center.
Gen Con 2022 — Better late than never … - We (myself, my brother, and my wife) made it to Gen Con again this year, after being on hiatus since 2019. I did participate in the 2020 virtual con...
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