I've finished a second 2'x2' board for the Escape from Hadley's Hope game I'll be running at the Lone Star Game Expo, Sept. 30 - Oct. 2. This is the Alien Catacombs Terrain Set from Battle Systems. I need to complete two more terrain boards to have a 4'x4' table and I need to paint… Continue reading Alien Catacombs Terrain Set
I'm preparing for the Lone Star Game Expo, a local game convention scheduled for September 30th through October 2nd. I'll be running six sessions of a game, two for each day. The name of my game is "Escape from Hadley's Hope" using the 5150 Star Army Total War rules from Two Hour Wargames. I've already… Continue reading Cyberpunk Terrain Set
Previously... Nine months ago, I introduced the Pink Pixies, a rag tag Salvage Support Company assigned to support salvage operations. You can find the post here: Pink Pixies I will be using 5150 Star Army - Citizen Soldier rules from Two Hour Wargames plus a few items from a couple of other sources. Now, you… Continue reading Screaming in the Dark
And so you lost your Hollywood ambitions?""I thought I had. I waited on tables. I learned about life the hard way, and I suppose it did things to me. I would look at myself in the mirror and compare what I saw with the fresh, young girl I'd been when I was thinking of a… Continue reading Pearl’s Plight – The Case of the Restless Redhead, Episode 2
In the outer office," she (Della Street) said, "is a very starry-eyed young redhead with a figure that is much more important than her clothes would indicate, who gives the name of Evelyn Bagby. She says that she simply must, and I quote, thank Mr. Mason personally, unquote. She's redheaded and determined."Mason frowned. "She wasn't… Continue reading Pearl’s Plight – The Case of the Restless Redhead
Ten years ago, I wrote a series that started with 5150: Book One, quickly moved to the first edition of 5150 New Beginnings and when it finished, Urban Renewal was released. That series featured a street operative and her android companion - Pearl Lemay and Nina Luvdoll. I wrote 16 episodes of Pearl's Plight, a… Continue reading She’s Coming Back?
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”
I've finished a big batch of Amazons and now have enough for the two armies I've rolled up to play a game of Warrior Heroes to Be King from Two Hour Wargames. If you are not familiar with Warrior Heroes to Be King or Rally Round the King, each army has a core of required… Continue reading Amazon Update Number 4
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?
This week I finished rebasing and touching up five more units of Amazons. Only eight more units to go before I have two armies for a Warrior Heroes to Be King game. You may notice there are six bases - I split the cavalry unit into two bases simply because I've found placing four to… Continue reading Amazon Update #3
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
My short-term goal is to paint or rebase enough Amazons to play a game of Warrior Heroes to Be King by the end of the month. With this update, I'm nearly half-way there. I need 22 units (11 for each army) and I've finished 9. A longer goal is to paint and/or rebase all of… Continue reading Amazon Update #2