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New Battle of Waterloo Board Game from Wargame Shop

Je suis Napoleon!
Hehe, no I'm just kidding. Though if you or a friend are any type of Napoleon impersonator, now would be a good time to go out and get noticed. It's the 200th anniversary of the battle of Waterloo. As such many games and specials are popping up based on that historic battle. Wargame Shop has a new board game, Grand Empires Waterloo, that you can use to replicate the events of that day. The game is part of their Grand Empire series (as you can tell from the name). When you purchase the .pdf download, you get the game board, counters, and rules for the game.

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Mid-Week Snippets

I don't know about the rest of you, but for me, the week is just flying by! Can you believe it's already Wednesday? I hardly can. Hopefully the week is going well for the rest of you. I know a lot of readers are either on their way to, or about to make their way to Chicago for Adepticon this weekend. We'll have the intrepid Jared Miller there to cover the show, including the $10k Crystal Brush event, as well as just all the cool armies that are always on display.

Anyway, that's for this weekend. As for right now, it's time to feast on some bite-size stories we've collected over the past couple days.

This installment we have: Gamboni Board Game Coming to Kickstarter, some more installments of The Fiver from The Meeple Mechanic, New Print-and-Play Second Manassas Board Game from Wargame Shop, Laser Dream Works expands their ship offerings to the Medieval Era, Khurasan Miniatures sets up a Facebook page, (and to go with that) a First look at Khurasan Zantin weapons teams, Icarus Miniature Preview Drop Trooper Concept Art, Figone Releases 2 new Queen Minis, Dead Dwarves and Pigs released for Flintloque from Alternative Armies, Shaleground Big Oval and 32mm bases Now Available from Tabletop-Art, Siren Miniatures new release and special offers, and a Hitech Miniatures new release.


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Mid-Week Snippets

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 the Wednesday of the hour.
... or maybe I'm just taking things too far now.

Anyway, we've got another bunch of bite-sized stories we've collected.

This installment we have: The Fiver from The Meeple Mechanic about Tesla vs. Edison, Kromlech gives you the bird, New 2mm Coastal Items from Brigade Models, Special Deal on Pulp Figures from Sally 4th, Pretty Pretty Pictures & Shipping Update for Super Dungeon Explore, MiniWorlds: Finally Mini-Texture arrived, Dies Irae news from Tercio Creativo, Rebel Minis Releases More 15mm Pulp Packs, Ral Partha Europe Miniatures Sci-fi Amphibians kickstarter now live, New Print-and-Play Cedar Mountain Board Game from Wargame Shop, Mage Company Previews 12 Realms: bedtime Story Kickstarter, Deep-Cut Studio releases new sandy desert theme mats, Big Book of Bloodlines Kickstarter launches, Embers Design Studios Launches The City of Brass web-based tabletop RPG app Kickstarter, 15mm Fantasy Buildings pre-order offer at 15mm.co.uk, Open Combat hits initial funding level, and the Figopedia now available from Figone.


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1862 Peninsula Campaign Games released by Wargame Shop

Wargame Shop has completed and released their 1862 Peninsula Campaign Games over in their webshop for you historical game buffs.



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From the announcement:

The 1862 Peninsula Campaign from Wargame Shop PDF Download, just click, print, cut and play.

Wargame Shop would firstly like to wish you a Merry Christmas and Prosperous New Year; secondly we would like to shout about our completion of the American Civil War 1862 Peninsula Campaign games.

In this the latest series of games there is:

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New American Civil War Board Game - Gaines's Mill from Wargame Shop

Wargame Shop has put up on their website a new Civil War board game called Gaines's Mill. It's free to download, so why not check it out?



From the announcement:

Gaines’s Mill is the 14th PDF American Civil War in 3D Board Game that is now available for download.

The series follows all the major battles and Gaines’s Mill is the fourth in 1862 Peninsula Series that will also see Savage’s Station, Glendale and Malvern Hill.

NEW....

Play the boardgame with figures, Wargame Shop have also launched a FREE PDF set of rules that allows you to refight the boardgame using your American Civil War miniatures.



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Wargame Shop Releases Williamsburg ACW 3D Boardgame

Wargame Shop announces Williamsburg the 11th Downloadable PDF American Civil War in 3D Board Game is now available for download:



From their post:

The series follows all the major battles and Williamsburg is the first in 1862 Peninsula Series that will also see Seven Oaks, Gaines’s Mill, Savage’s Station, Glendale and Malvern Hill.

Following a surprise retreat from the defences around Yorktown, the Union General George B. McClellan as sent half of his army in pursuit. The Confederate rear guard has been encountered in another defensive position around Fort Magruder. The Union need a quick and swift action against this rear guard, but in history the Confederates held out for the day and then retired overnight in an orderly formation.

The game is available from www.wargameshop.co.uk go to the boardgames tab. It is priced at nominal $2.95 and is downloaded from our American distributor. If you are unsure then why not try our FREE download of Hoke’s Run, the prelude to the battle of First Manassas (Bull Run). This can be downloaded in PDF format or as a Cyberboard so that you can play it on your computer, just use the FREE Bothers in Arms rules with it.

Williamsburg takes about 2-3 hours of continuous play to fight its 16 bounds of action. Everything you require to play the game is included within the download, we have even thought of tile dice just in case.


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Wargame Shop launches Shiloh Boardgame

Wargame Shop launches Shiloh Boardgame:



From their announcement:

Wargame Shop launches the tenth battle in the American Civil War series of 3D boardgames. It follows on from the successful Jackson Valley Campaign Set of battles that were recently published. The boardgames come in PDF format, you just print them and play. Optionally you can take a little extra time an dconvery the game board in to a 3D landscape that really enhances the feel of the game. The boardgame is availible through the Wargame Shop website.

Remember its that simple just print and play

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Winchester ACW boardgame Released

Winchester ACW boardgameWargame Shop have released their first 3D ACW boardgame set in the Jackson Valley Campaign. From their announcement:
Wargame Shop has launched its seventh American Civil Board Game in its 3D series. It is also the third in the Jackson Valley Campaign of 1862. The game sees the Confederate General “Stonewall” Jackson attacking the Union forces of General Banks on the outskirts of Winchester. A downloadable PDF version that you print and play, it comes with counters, rules and even tile dice, so all you need is a printer. The rules are standard throughout the series and are easy to learn, this game takes between one and two hours to play. For other games in the series including free ones see our website: www.wargameshop.co.uk/games.htm

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Free ACW 3D boardgame available

Jackson Valley boardgameWargame Shop have released a free American Civil War boardgame. From their announcement:
Why not try this completely free American Civil War board game from Wargame Shop. Wargame Shop has launched its sixth American Civil Board Game in its 3D series. It is also the second in the Jackson Valley Campaign of 1862. The game sees the Confederate General "Stonewall" Jackson attacking the Union forces of General Banks at Front Royal. This battle is a fictional expansion of the vanguard encounter that took place at Front Royal. It’s a what if battle that may have occurring if both General Banks and Jackson had committed their forces here. A downloadable PDF version that you print and play, it comes with counters, rules and even tile dice, so all you need is a printer. The rules are standard throughout the series and are easy to learn, this game takes between one and two hours to play. For other games in the series see our website.

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First Kernstown boardgame now available

First KernstownWargame Shop have released a new boardgame simulating the American Civil War Battle of First Kernstown. From their announcement:
Wargame Shop launch their new American Civil War battle of First Kernstown in 3D. A downloadable PDF version that you print and play, it comes with counters, rules and even tile dice, so all you need is a printer. This game is the first in a series of five following "Stonewall" Jackson in his Valley Campaign of 1862. The rules are standard throughout the series and are easy to learn, this game takes a bout a hour to play. For other games in the series see our website: www.wargameshop.co.uk/games.htm

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