Buck's Blog

The Stream-of-Consciousness Journal of a Wargamer

Painted Some Vehicles this Weekend

| October 10, 2016

Friday was HAWKs night, and Saturday was spent at the Fall Foliage Festival in Bedford, PA, but I did manage to get some vehicle painted on Sunday for Combat Patrol(TM). The first vehicles I finished are these halftracks from Blitzkrieg Miniatures.  They are from their line of 1:48 scale vehicles for gaming with 28mm figures. [...]

Combat Patrol(TM) in the Philippines

| October 8, 2016

Last night at our club we played a Combat Patrol(TM) game featuring Americans fighting Moros in the Philippines.  The Americans had to get a mule train full of supplies across the table, but the Moros were trying to intercept the supplies.  We used the under-development Pacific supplement to represent Moro morale. The Americans chose to [...]

Combat Patrol(TM) on Meeples and Miniatures

| October 5, 2016

Combat Patrol(TM) is featured on the Meeples and Miniatures hobby podcast, episode 180.  See: https://meeples.wordpress.com.  This was a very pleasant experience.  Neil Shuck and the crew were very amiable. I think the interview came out very well.  See what you think…

Barrage 2016

| October 2, 2016

The Harford Area Weekly Kriegspielers (HAWKs) hosted our 20th incarnation of our Barrage gaming event.  This year was the first year that we tried to run Barrage as a two-day event.  We also expanded our tournament offerings to TWO Flames of War tournaments, an X-wing tournament, and an Art de la Guerre tournament.  We had [...]