Monthly Archives: March 2012

Review of ‘With Pike and Musket’ book

Paul Le Long has some thoughts on an older book that’s recently been reprinted. It’s on the Reviews page.

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What’s new — Reviews page reorganized

The content on the Reviews page has been reorganized, with the aim of making it easier to use. Reviews have proven to be popular with readers, as well as with the blog’s writers/contributors. So popular, in fact, that the page … Continue reading

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What’s new — Digital back issues now available

Rich Barbuto, editor of Lone Warrior magazine, has expanded the availability of back issues of LW. As of today, back issues are not only available in hard copy, but are also available in .pdf format, which allows them to be sent … Continue reading

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Link to discussion of soloing on TMP

There’s an interesting discussion about who solos and how to do it going on over at TMP (The Miniatures Page). Since the topic has, understandably, gotten plenty of discussion here as well, a link seemed in order: http://theminiaturespage.com/boards/msg.mv?id=261652

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Review of ‘Wargame: European Escalation’ game

Dan Barbuto finds much to enjoy with a computer game set in Europe in the 1975-85 period. It’s on the Reviews page.

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A gun for all seasons

(Rob Morgan submits the following.) Of course, not all science fiction modeling is ships, spaceships and stuff like that. I have this habit of acquiring odds and sods of old kits and bargains when I’m in model shops and at … Continue reading

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Review of ‘The Duel’ book

Rob Morgan reviews a book about the practice of duelling, down through the ages. It’s on the Reviews page.

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What’s new — A sample article for March

Jim Zylka offers some ideas on programming a solo opponent, specifically Renaissance Swiss. The basic ideas, of course, could be transferred to other periods and armies. Rich Barbuto, editor of Lone Warrior magazine, reports that he gets lots of requests … Continue reading

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Blog milestones

Things are fairly busy with the Lone Warrior blog right now. The latest issue of the magazine is just out and drawing comment, and Rich has sent a new sample article that needs posting. Plus, there are several other items sent … Continue reading

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Comments on No. 178?

My copy of the latest issue of Lone Warrior magazine arrived Friday. It’s another good one, packed full of interesting stuff. Anybody have comments?

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