Buck's Blog

The Stream-of-Consciousness Journal of a Wargamer

Barrage is Just 17 Days Away

| January 2, 2018

Barrage is just 17 days away.  Go to www.hawks-barrage.org to register for the convention and sign up for a game or two.  We will have TWO Flames of War tournaments, and ADLG tournament, and over 50 exciting events of two solid days of gaming fun. This is a very low-key, high fun event.  Don’t miss […]

Darth Maul’s Rockin’ New Years Eve Celebration

| January 2, 2018

The gaming group to which I belong, the Harford Area Weekly Kriegspielers (HAWKs), celebrated New Years Eve as we have done every New Year since 2009.  A large contingent came to my house for a couple of miniatures games, a toast to the new year, and an early culmination of events.  This year, the first […]

Star Wars with Combat Patrol(TM): 28 December 2017

| January 2, 2018

One of the guys in our club, Duncan, traditionally hosts a war-game sometime between Christmas and New Years Day at his house.  This year we combined a viewing of the new Star Wars movie in the morning with a Star Wars game in the afternoon.  For this game, we used the recently released Star Wars […]

Star Wars Buildings by Imperial Terrain

| January 2, 2018

I recently purchased four 3D-printed buildings from Imperial Terrain.  My daughter was home from school for Christmas, and she likes to paint terrain.  I usually hold any terrain projects until she is home and focus on figure painting.  She jumped right in and began to work on these buildings. We wanted the buildings to have […]