Author Archives: George Arnold

Review of ‘Piece of Cake’ TV mini-series (1988)

George Arnold reviews a video of the British TV mini-series “Piece of Cake,” available on DVD. It relates the story of a fictional RAF squadron in the early days of World War II, including the Battle of Britain. It’s on … Continue reading

Posted in Periods - World War II | Leave a comment

Review of Star Wars Imperial AT-ACT cargo walker

Jonathan Aird finds another Hot Wheels model from the latest Star Wars movies. His review, with photos, is on the Reviews page.

Posted in Periods - Science fiction | Leave a comment

A sample article to start the New Year

This month’s sample article from the pages of Lone Warrior magazine is a tongue-in-cheek “interview” with the world’s last solo wargamer, set many years in the future. It’s on the Sample Articles page.

Posted in Solo wargaming | Leave a comment

Lectures for those near London

By Rob Morgan The National Army Museum programme for Spring 2018 has arrived. London-based members and readers may already know of the ‘Friday Insights’ series of talks, held at the Museum in Chelsea at 11.30 on Friday mornings — obviously! … Continue reading

Posted in Periods - General history, Wargaming | Leave a comment

What’s your best of 2017?

By George Arnold Here’s a fun suggestion (hat-tip for the idea to Jonathan Aird) now that 2017 is behind us: So, what was the best gaming experience you had in the past year? Was it a new project, an unusually … Continue reading

Posted in Solo wargaming, Wargaming | 4 Comments

Review of Hot Wheels – Resistance X-Wing Fighter

Jonathan Aird finds an X-wing model — upgraded from the original 1977 version — at a ridiculously cheap price. His review and photos are on the Reviews page.

Posted in Air gaming, Periods - Science fiction | Leave a comment

To the blog

Happy Holidays to all Lone Warriors out there! We’ll resume regular broadcasting after a brief pause for festivities.

Posted in Lone Warrior blog | Leave a comment

Review of Star Wars snow speeder model

Jonathan Aird finds a useful 1/72 model of another Star Wars vehicle. It’s on the Reviews page.

Posted in Periods - Science fiction | Leave a comment

Review of Tabletop Gaming magazine No. 13

Jonathan Aird likes the latest issue of this rapidly growing magazine. It’s on the Reviews page.

Posted in Wargaming | Leave a comment

Are there solo sites on Facebook? Why, yes, there are

By JJ Parus I’ve found some Facebook groups that might be of interest to Lone Warriors. Facebook, of course, is a public media forum where folks connect, and aside from being a “friends and family” site, it is filled with … Continue reading

Posted in Other blogs, sites, Solo wargaming | 1 Comment