Those bright bunnies among you may have noticed that the past months have seen us rather hectic with playtesting Sharp Practice v2. Viewers of our Twitter feed have been enjoying regular updates as we have gamed everything from the French Indian Wars, the American War of Independence, the Napoleonic Wars, The American Civil War and the Indian Mutiny in preparation for covering all of these periods in the rules. Anyway, today marks a bit of a land mark as we have had the easel and brushes out working on the cover of the rules. After an intense flurry of customer liaison (again on Twitter – you really should try and join us, @toofatlardies or search for our hashtag #spreadthelard) we are very pleased to announce that this is what the cover of the rules will look like. We hope you like it.
Thanks to all of the more artistic gamers who provided us with advice on getting the fine detail right. We do listen and your input has, we think, made for a great finished image.
Well, we had an intriguing, exciting, even astounding game of “Boer War Rules” (whatever they may be called), last evening. In many respects the eight or so of us that crowded around that tiny 6’ by 5’ slice of Natal found ourselves almost as spectators, watching as a battle developed before our eyes, watching as