Midweek Snippets

Halfway through the week. That's where we're at. We've made it this far. We can make it through the rest. To help, though, bulking up on some bite-sized gaming stories would be good.

Today on the platter we have: Animal Adventures: Tales of Cats and Catacombs Up On Kickstarter, Team Yankee: Oil War Gaming Aids and Decal Packs, Roli Runeseeker Mini Available From Victoria Miniatures, New Large Scale Female Elf Mercenary Available From Brother Vinni, The Hinterland Dice Collection Up On Kickstarter, New Comet Games Running RPG Random Encounter Dice Kickstarter, and Dark Wolf Dice Up On Kickstarter.

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Battlefront Posts New Oil War Preview

Oil War is the upcoming expansion for Team Yankee from Battlefront. Players head from the plains of Europe to the sand dunes of the Middle East as everyone wants to get their hands on that black gold under the sand. In this post, we get a look at the different factions that will be added to the game, as well as a little overfiew of how they work.

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Battlefront Taking Pre-orders For Oil War Book for Team Yankee

The fields of Europe are a major battleground, where Soviet and NATO forces are clashing. But all of those tanks, trucks, planes, and helicopters won't make it to the battlefield without gas. And that means oil. And that means the Middle East is just as contested as anywhere else. Oil War is the new sourcebook coming for Team Yankee, and you can get your name on the list to get the book as soon as it's realeased.

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Battlefront Previews 2019 Objectives for Flames of War and Team Yankee

For their big events throughout the year, the folks at Battlefront like to create special objectives for the players to go after during their games. In this article, they show off the ones that'll be gracing tables in 2019. Have yourselves a look, as well as a schedule of where you can pick them up.

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Battlefront's Great War Sale Happening Now

Battlefront is heading back to WWI (a personal area of interest for me from my history grad student days) with Great War. The new version will be hitting store shelves in March, but they've gone ahead and opened up their webshop for pre-orders. Be the first gamer on your block with these kits when they're available.

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Friday Snippets

Friiiiiiiiiiiiidaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay! Woo! *runs around with arms over my head*

With what has been a rather busy week, I'm ready for the weekend. I've got D&D tomorrow and then just chill stuff on Sunday. Might make gumbo. We shall see. But, in the meantime, let's fill up on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: New Spare Wheels Available From Puppets War, Dice Coins 2019 Up On Kickstarter, and New Tourney and Event Calendar Website From Battlefront.

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New Russian Infantry Available From Battlefront for Flames of War

The one thing the Russians never lacked in WWII was manpower. With such a vast country to draw from, they could fill out their ranks with men more easily than the could even with weapons, sometimes sending troops into battle saying, "when that guy dies, you get his gun." So, with this in mind, Battlefront is flooding the battlefield with new Russian troopers for your Flames of War games.

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Eastern Front German Releases for Flames Of War

The Eastern Front during WWII was home to some incredibly fierce fighting as the Russians and Germans each looked for weaknesses in the enemy lines. It also saw the use of some of the most powerful weapons of the war, and you can bring those to your tabletops now with the newest Flames of War releases from Battlefront.

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Battlefront Announces Late War Sale for Flames of War

Battlefront will be focusing Flames of War this year on the late-war period in WWII. They have a whole timeline set up for getting you the action of the beginning of the end stages for the conflict. They've got a whole host of new releases planned, but they already have some Late War stuff that you can pick up to supplement their later releases. And they've announced that, in a couple days, they'll be starting up a sale so you can pick up those figures cheaper than usual.

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Battlefront Previews Flames of War Late War Journey

World War II went through many distinct phases over the course of the conflict. Equipment and tactics that were used at the start of the war were often radically altered by just a couple years later. As such, it can almost seem like several, smaller, different wars that just happened to follow one after the other. This year, Battlefront will be focusing on the Late War period in Flames of War, and they've put up a timeline of what you can expect.

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Battlefront Posts 2019 Preview Video

The year's almost at an end. And while we should reflect on the year that was, we should also look forward to what's coming up next. Battlefront gives us a peek into what they've got in store for Flames of War, Team Yankee, and Tanks with a little teaser video they've put together. Have yourself a look-see.

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Thursday Terrain Corner

Just about back to normal, everyone. Well, at least, as "normal" as we get around here. One thing that's nice is that the weekend is almost here. And weekends mean gaming. And gaming often means terrain. So, let's get your terrain game upped with some awesome stuff.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: Battle Ball Field : A Fantasy Football Arena Up On Kickstarter, Iron Age Farmstead 28mm Miniature Wargaming Terrain Up On Kickstarter, The 2019 Battlefront Premium Terrain Pre-Order is now open, Rampart: Magnetized Modular Terrain for Tabletop Games Up On Kickstarter, War Sands Gaming Mat Available From Pwork Wargame, New Hay Bales Set Available From Tabletop-Art, Heroic Maps - Storeys: The Church of St Pixtus the Martyr Now Available, and Dark Star Station Rubber Battle Mat Available from Loke BattleMats.

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Battlefront's Armistice Sale Happening Now

We just passed the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI. It was, I consider, the true foundation of the rest of the 20th century. In honor of the end of the war, Battlefront is having a sale for the rest of November on Great War. They are also announcing that they are upgrading the rules to the current format for Battlefront games. Head on over and get your figures now.

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Red Banner and Ghost Panzers Preorders Now Live For Flames of War

The battles over in Russia are fierce. Russians and Germans continuously send new arms and men to the front, looking to regain lost land and push the other forces back. It's savage. It's deadly. It's something you can recreate on the battlefield soon with Red Banner and Ghost Panzers, a new batch of pre-releases available to order for Flames of War. Check out stuff that's coming out for the game all the way into January over on the Battlefront site.

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