2011 Christmas Special
The 2011 Christmas Special is absolutely packed with great articles, scenarios and ideas for wargamers. Here’s the full contents:
Page 4 The sinking of the Konigsberg. A classic scenario for Bag the Hun
Page 8 On Patrol. A complete pre-game patrol system for I Aint Been Shot Mum
Page 14 A Brief Affair by Charles Eckart of Colorado. Australian troops attack a German held Pacific Island in 1914 with Mud & Blood
Page 18 An A to Z of Umpiring. Fat Nick runs through the dos and donts of running games. An idiots guide by the biggest idiot of them all!
Page 27 One off Battles for Let Feu Sacre. Kev Lowth of Hampshire rolls up some scenarios for a quick game
Page 29 Green Hill Moonshine. Chris Stoesen of Georgia presents this fun scenario for Terrible Sharp Sword.
Page 34 Deadly Pairs. A Bag the Hun scenario for Normandy 1944.
Page 35 Passchendaele, The Bitter Victory. Sidney Roundwood looks at this epic battle and how it shaped the face of warfare.
Page 45 In the Salient. Sid presents three Scenarios for gaming Passchendaele with Through the Mud and the Blood.
Page 65 6mm LOVES IABSM. Mark Luther of Atlanta tells us why he believes 6mm to be the perfect scale for IABSM
Page 68 Across the Nemen. Mark puts his money where his mouth is with this great Barbarossa scenario.
Page 72 Messing Around with Boats. Brian Wethersby of Texas presents his thoughts on rating ships for Kiss Me Hardy.
Page 81 Operation Charnwood. Capturing Caen. The background to this remarkably little gamed operation.
Page 88. A Fresh & Highly Trained Instrument A complete Operation Charnwood mini-campaign for I Aint Been Shot Mum.
Page 103 The Capture of Akhalkalak Fortress Chris Stoesen presents this scenario for Sharp Practice set on the borders of Russia and the Ottoman Empire.
Page 107 Tom Ballou of Massachusetts gives us some alternative sniper rules for IABSM.
Page 108 Bridge over the River Urk. Robert Avery of No Fixed Abode heads to the Eastern Front with a Partisan scenario for IABSM.
Page 113 The Roundwood Report. Like a Bat out of Hull Sidney provides the answers you want to hear, and then some you dont in this incisive interrogation of Lardmeister Richard Clarke. What is the future for TooFatLardies?
Page 118 Get Fondler. With news of his brothers death at the hands of a criminal gang, Richard Fondler heads for Gateshead in this gritty Sharp Practice scenario. Avoid tall buildings!
Page 122 May Madness. Fat Nick is Tail End Charlie with this scenario for Bag the Hun above the Dunkirk perimeter in 1940. Tally Ho!
Fantastic value for just £6. Still the best deal in wagaming!