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The Stream-of-Consciousness Journal of a Wargamer

Barrage is Two Weeks from Today

| January 5, 2018

Barrage is 19 and 20 January in Havre de Grace, Maryland.  Don’t miss out on the fun!  No politics, no kvetching, just a great two days of wargaming! See www.hawks-barrage.org for more information, directions, event listings, hotels nearby, etc. If you’re not there, you’ll kick yourself later! Sign up now.  Bring a buddy!

A Scene from The Empire Quacks Back

| January 5, 2018

Darth Wader Attacks

| January 5, 2018

My buddy Ma’k Morin (that’s Mark with a Massachusetts accent) found one of these Darth Wader figures a year and a half ago, and I have been coveting it ever since.  Both of you who follow my blog will know that I really enjoy figures of ducks and have built up both a fantasy and […]

Pulp Figures Nazi Rockettruppen

| January 5, 2018

I have had these Pulp Figures Rockettruppen figures in the painting queue for a while.  During the holidays, I was pretty busy with activities with family and friends, so I was looking for small projects that I could work in the mornings before others woke up.  These figures moved to the head of the queue. […]

Harlequin Dr. Who UNIT Figures

| January 5, 2018

Greg Priebe had a few extras of these old Dr. Who figures, and I think he is moving toward the newer releases.  They had been sitting in my painting queue for a while, so last week I knocked them out. The sculpts are old-school 25mm figures, but when painted up, they look fine. I am […]

Duke Morrison Saves Christmas

| January 5, 2018

The Harford Area Weekly Kriegspielers rang in the new year with two games New Year’s Eve.  The first was a large Star Wars game with Combat Patrol (see a previous post on my blog).  The second was Duke Morrison Saves Christmas.  Duke Morrison is the character I use in most of my Pulp GASLIGHT games. […]