Man Battlestations

By Polar_Bear
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Aug 8th, 2017
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Yesterday seemed to go by quick. Being busy will do that. And there’s very little time of year that I’m busier than the weeks leading up to Gen Con. So, while everything I’m doing is revolving around gaming right now (even moreso than usual), there’s still some room for more, ...
By Polar_Bear
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Jul 5th, 2017
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Man, what a week. Monday worked from home. Tuesday I had off. Fireworks were going off until 1am and so I’m sleeeepy! But, it’s already Wednesday, so we’re making our way quickly through the week. But, since we didn’t have a chance yesterday to post it, we’re bringing yo...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 13th, 2017
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I know this post is going up at 2pm. But I’m not actually typing it at 2pm. I’m sure you all know that I’m not really frantically typing out posts and making sure to hit the “publish” button right as the hour strikes. No, I get these things put in ahead of time… so...
By Polar_Bear
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May 2nd, 2017
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A new work week, and a new month is underway. The first day’s over with, so let’s keep the train rolling. To help it all go by quickly, here’s some gaming podcasts to listen to. This week we have: Primecast Episode 43; Man Battlestations Episode 18; The Drift Podcast Episode 1: An I...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 4th, 2017
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And, once again, we’ve made it to Tuesday. We’ve made it past the storms of Monday and can really get into the week. But, of course, at least I’m just wanting it to be the weekend again. Not that I dislike what I do. I love TGN. But… I mean… weekend! I’m sure even ...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 7th, 2017
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We’re back at Tuesday. And I’m back in the office. Though it’s also the first time I’ve been in the office. How does that work? Well, we’re finally set up in the new digs. There’s still plenty of stuff to sort out where, exactly, it will all go. But hey, you gotta ...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 7th, 2017
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We’re once more into Tuesday. The work week is well underway. Now, we just need to keep the productivity train rolling and before we know it, we’ll be back at the weekend. I know something that helps me through is some gaming podcasts. This week we have: Plaid Hat Podcast Touring Rock Ban...
By Polar_Bear
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Jan 3rd, 2017
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Happy New Year, everyone! Well, except for those of you who don’t celebrate that for a couple months. In that, case, Happy Tuesday! As it is Tuesday, we’ve got our usual collection of podcasts for you to check out. This week we have: Game Classy 130: Happy New Year from The Macho Man; Man...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 6th, 2016
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Since it’s after Thanksgiving, we’ve got Christmas music playing here in the office. But you can only hear Jimmy Durante sing about Frosty so many times. As such, we’ll switch out to gaming podcasts so as to not get grandma run over by those reindeer again. This week we have: Geeks ...
By Polar_Bear
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Nov 15th, 2016
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Another week is under way. We’ve made it past Monday and are into the thick of things here on Tuesday. It’s shaping up to be a pretty busy week, it seems. A good way to get through it is to listen to some gaming podcasts. Today we have: Singled Out Episode 18: Talking Fishermen with [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
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Oct 4th, 2016
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Monday is over and we’re now working our way through Tuesday. Hopefully the start of your week went by pretty smoothly. As we enter the middle three days of the week, let’s keep the time rolling on by with some gaming podcasts. So, without further ado… Today we have: Guild Ball Toni...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Sep 6th, 2016
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Welcome back to the work week, for those of you that had yesterday off. For those of us that were working, well, good on us. We’ve made it through the first day of the week. Just gotta keep up the pace and we’ll make it back to the weekend sooner than we think. Something that […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Aug 2nd, 2016
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By the time you read this, I will be gone… Gone on my way to Indy, that is. My ride’s going to be picking me up and we’re headed out. Gotta make a couple stops first to pick up last-minute supplies, but other than that, it’s on the road. You know what will make the […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Jul 5th, 2016
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Well, hopefully you had a good 4th of July (whether you celebrated anything or not. I still hope you had a good Monday). For those getting back to the office today, you might need a little something to help you get through it. I suggest gaming podcasts, as it’s a bit of the weekend’s gami...
By Polar_Bear
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Jun 7th, 2016
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Well, we’ve made it through Monday and are now hip-deep into Tuesday. I know many of you are waiting with baited breath for 3pm EDT to show up (I.E. – just an hour from this posting) as that’s when Massive Darkness will launch on Kickstarter (don’t worry, Pray For Mojo, we kno...
By Polar_Bear
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May 3rd, 2016
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The work week continues on. Monday sort of flew by for me. I hope yours was the same. So many few people actually like Mondays. Well, we can help make your Tuesday go by faster, too, by giving you some gaming podcasts to listen to while you work. Today we have: Ice Cream For Everyone […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 12th, 2016
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Well, Monday was quite a whirlwind of news. It was quite a thing to keep up with all of it. I’m sure it’ll all be talked about for quite some time. So you can expect many podcasts to have those as topics. Well, we’ve got our podcast roundup today. There’s some Gamer Goggles vi...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 1st, 2016
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The natural order is maintained. Monday has given way to Tuesday. How was everyone’s Monday? Mine was ok, but it seemed that a lot of people weren’t having that great of a start to the week. As such, people are trying to get a bit back “on track” and make the rest of the week ...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 2nd, 2016
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Well, as you are reading this, I will be sitting in a repair shop waiting room, getting a coolant leak on my car fixed. Fun times. In order to drown out the sound of daytime TV that’s playing, I’m going to take the time to listen to some gaming podcasts. If you’re in a dull [&hellip...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Jan 12th, 2016
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Hey kids. It’s Tuesday once again here and that means it’s time for another Podcast Roundup. It would seem a lot of podcasters are back in action in the new year, so without further ado… Today’s episodes include: Epic Gaming Night Podcast Ep 36: Gamelyn Games, Meeples & Mi...
By Polar_Bear
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Dec 8th, 2015
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The week marches on. Monday has given way to Tuesday. The natural order has been maintained. As such, our regular order of having a podcast roundup today is being maintained as well. Today’s episodes include: Game Classy 102: Steve Loves Fallout, Boy!, Shut Up & Sit Down Podcast #36: Art V...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Dec 5th, 2015
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Hello to everyone on this cold Saturday. I hope you’re having a good day. I’m cracking nuts… for that fruitcake I’ve been telling you all about all week. They don’t use the phrase, “nutty as a fruitcake” for nothing, you know. I hope you have your own project...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Feb 16th, 2015
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Man Battlestations announced their 3rd annual painting contest over on their website. Get out your brushes and your battleship (and carriers and destroyers and frigates) and get painting. You can submit your photos until April 3rd. Source From the announcement:...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jun 10th, 2014
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Man Battlestations has posted up an unboxing and partial review article on the new Dystopian Wars 2.0 box set. Source From the post: Ruckdog over at Man Battlestations has finally gotten his hands on the new Dystopian Wars rulebook and box set. How does the new edition stack up to the old one? Head o...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Feb 19th, 2014
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Man Battlestations has their new painting contest revving up. Do you have what it takes to win? Source From the post: Calling all painters! Man Battlestations is now running its second annual naval painting contest. Submissions can be from any era or game system, as long as they are ships of some kin...
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 30th, 2014
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Man Battlestations gives you their thoughts of Sails of Glory from Ares Games in their latest article. Source From the review: Ruckdog is back with another blog post on Sails of Glory. This time, he provides some initial impressions on the game play....
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Jan 22nd, 2014
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Man Battlestations posted up an unboxing article of Sails of Glory from Ares Games. Source From the article: Over at Man Battlestations, Ruckdog has finally gotten his hands on the Sails of Glory starter set. Check out the blog post to see what’s inside!...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Mar 10th, 2013
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Man Battlestations is holding a Naval Painting Contest over in their forums. Go check it out. From the announcement: It’s hard to believe, but Man Battlestations (the naval gaming forum and blog I started) has been online for almost a year already! To celebrate, I’ve decided to host a nav...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 13th, 2012
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Man Battlestations is a new naval miniatures game blog and forum. From the notice: Fellow gamers, I would like to announce a new forum and blog called Man Battlestations! The goal of this site is to provide a common forum for the discussion of the many naval wargames out there, whether it be space or...