Open Combat

By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 22nd, 2017
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I know. I know. I know. It’s Tuesday, not Saturday. But I was a tad busy Saturday, if you didn’t notice. 😉 So, after flying home yesterday, and then getting around 12 hours of sleep overnight, I’m looking to get back into the swing of things here. Most companies “shut downR...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 13th, 2015
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I’ve gone on record as saying that I think the real, true success of a Kickstarter is when the product being Kickstarted is made available to the general public. This is another such of those success stories. Pre-orders for the Open Combat skirmish game system hardcover rulebook are now being t...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 11th, 2015
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We’ve made it to another Wednesday. And at the time of this posting, it’s halfway through the workday. It’s like the Wednesday of hours on the Wednesday of days. If only it were the 15th of the month, too. Then it’d be the Wednesday of the month on the Wednesday of the week on...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 27th, 2015
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Second Thunder Ltd. is running a Kickstarter campaign for Open Combat, their new miniatures skirmish rules set. The game is set for pre-gunpowder historical or fantasy settings. The game doesn’t have any specific miniatures set for it, so you can use whatever figures you have around. The game i...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 26th, 2014
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Second Thunder gives us a look inside their new Open Combat minis game. Check it out in this overview video. Source From the post: Open Combat author, Carl Brown, has posted a video overview of the rules system covering some of the mechanics of the new tabletop skirmish game. In response to player fe...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Oct 15th, 2014
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Gav Thorpe gives us an inside look at the design of Open Combat, the new pre-gunpowder and fantasy skirmish game, over on his blog. Source From the post: As some of you will be aware, I’ve been pootling about doing a bit of games design work in my free time, mostly for the fun of […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Oct 11th, 2014
5 Comments
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Second Thunder has a new set of rules for pre-gunpowder and fantasy miniatures. The game’s called Open Combat. Source From them to you: Open Combat is a tabletop miniature wargame suitable for any pre- gunpowder historical period or fantasy setting. A fast-paced skirmish-level game that lets yo...