March 27, 2020

History Maker Baseball: vmod

History Maker Baseball

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic shutdowns, there won't be any live baseball in the coming weeks (or months?). Many of us will miss it. But I'm not talking about the major leagues.

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August 10, 2019

Rifle and Saber: vmod

Tactical combat of the mid and late 1800's. Designer John Young. Follows Grenadier in the tactical games sequence. (Armageddon, Phalanx, Centurion, Dark Ages, Renaissance of Infantry, Musket and Pike, Grenadier, Rifle and Saber).

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May 12, 2019

Leipzig: vmod

Napoleon's 1813 campaign in Germany, published by SPI, designed by James Dunnigan. VASSAL module based on the 1972 version, using scratch-made map and counters.

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October 26, 2018

Operation Jubilee

Precursor to the "D-Day at..." series of solitaire games by John Butterfield. This game depicts the disastrous 1942 raid on Dieppe by Canadian forces and Royal Marine commandos. A grim situation but a good first-step into the game system. The problem is, the game is out of print and hard to find, with no hint of a reprint.

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