Fantasy

Warrior Heroes to Be “Queen”

Ok, ok, the actual title of the rules from Two Hour Wargames is Warrior Heroes to Be King - but Amazons don't have kings! At long last I'm trying out the game which is a new edition of one of my favorite games, Rally Round the King. And with RRtK being one of my most… Continue reading Warrior Heroes to Be “Queen”

5150: Science Fiction

Are You Ready for Some Football?

Mary Canary calls an audible. I can hear you now, "Floozy, it's baseball season, are your Rangers doing that bad?" Maybe the Rangers are in a slump (ok, they're tanking), but CVL, the science fiction football game from Two Hour Wargames is about to be released in a couple of weeks. The release is so… Continue reading Are You Ready for Some Football?

Fantasy

A Box of Rocks

Mistress of Time, Episode 6 *Note: This story came out of the second Wandering Encounter as part of a Guard a Traveler Job. So far Zhu's band has lost two members and a mule. Yoko was wounded and Zhu Paand sent her back to Clerseau on a travois with Jota leading the mule. Boris Goddur… Continue reading A Box of Rocks

Fantasy

Amazon Update #1

In addition to the Amazons that need to be rebased, I've discovered I have at least one hundred Amazons that still need to be painted, some are still on the sprue waiting to be assembled. Amazons from Wargames Foundry, Eureka, Fenryl, and Wargames Factory are in the "pile of shame." I need some diversity in… Continue reading Amazon Update #1

Fantasy

Starting for Orlogne

Mistress of Time, Episode 5 * Note: This story was developed from a WHAT Wandering Encounter. This encounter is the first of two making up a Guard a Traveler Job. The party had been hired to escort Boris Goddur, an apothecary, from Clerseau to Orlogne in the Border Kingdom. The Possible Enemy Forces (PEFs) could… Continue reading Starting for Orlogne

Fantasy

Rebasing Miniatures – the Amazons

Figures for To Be King - 2 units of Valkae Warriors & 1 unit of Archers Unless you are the rare (to me anyway) type of person who has the remarkable ability to plan for the future, you will at some point have to rebase some miniatures. If you are new to the hobby, you… Continue reading Rebasing Miniatures – the Amazons

Colonial Era / Pulp

Elephants Three

I recently purchased one each of the three 28mm elephant poses from Acheson Creations. One elephant is advancing, one is charging, and one is walking. The elephants are cast in a resin and require minor assembly - ears and tusks need to be attached. I really like the poses and they are a fraction of… Continue reading Elephants Three

Fantasy

Suspicious Job Offer

Mistress of Time, Episode 4 *Note this episode is from a Warrior Heroes Adventures in Talomir (WHAT) Job Offer encounter. The Job Offer encounter is often used to transition the RPG adventuring party from one adventure or encounter to another. It is often used in conjunction with a Carousing encounter. When playing solo, WHAT has… Continue reading Suspicious Job Offer