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A Tale of 2 Gamers Part 1

A Tale of 2 Gamers Part 1

Last Saturday the girls were out of the house for the afternoon. This  meant Ronin and I had some time to kill. I had planned to put up some shelving in my study (I have games on my chair and floor!) but instead I decided to crack open the First Strike Warhammer 40K starter box and see if Ronin would like it.

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Zulus on the Ramparts Session Report 1

Zulus on the Ramparts! review

It was Sunday morning and I had the house to myself. I didn’t want to watch TV and I was not in the mood to paint some models so I thought I’d have a game and try my hand at another write up. Zulus on the Ramparts was getting a lot of attention on the Solo Wargames group recently and that made be keen to play it again.

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Review: Zulus on the Ramparts! The battle of Rourke’s Drift.

Zulus on the Ramparts! review

1879 saw the start of the Anglo-Zulu war in South Africa. The Battle of Rourke’s Drift is by far the most famous battle of the war. This battle saw approx 140 defenders of Rourke’s Drift fight through the night against an army of +- 4000. It’s one of the greatest “stands” in military history.

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