Buck's Blog

The Stream-of-Consciousness Journal of a Wargamer

Completed more Austrians

| March 3, 2014

I have been working on eight more battalions of Austrian infantry to complete Nordman’s advanced guard in the order of battle I have been building.  They are now complete.  To finish the plan for my 10mm Austrians, I need one more leader and four more batteries of artillery.

Battle of La Rothiere at War Horse Con

| March 3, 2014

Once again, Sam Fuson hosted a day of gaming at his place on the East Cavalry Battlefield at Gettysburg.  As a play test for the upcoming gaming convention, Cold Wars, Dave and I ran the full battle of La Rothiere. La Rothiere, which took place in February 1814 as the Allies were advancing toward Paris […]

Duncan Adams’ WWI Look, Sarge, No Charts Game

| March 3, 2014

This weekend a bunch of us met at War Horse Farm in Gettysburg, PA, for a gaming day hosted by Sam Fuson.  One of the games we played was a WWI adaptation of the Look, Sarge, No Charts family of rules by Duncan Adams.  He has used ideas from the WWII and ACW sets and […]