Category Archives: Periods – Eighteenth century

Age of Sail rules added

The latest set of rules from past Lone Warrior’s has been added. The “Wooden Walls, Iron Balls and Paper Ships” rules are by Paul Le Long and can be played with paper ships courtesy of Mike Crane. (They can also … Continue reading

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A new sample article

Kevin White provides this month’s sample article from previous number of Lone Warrior. “A House Divided” is a rule set focused on the English Civil War, and the article features photos of his paper soldier armies of the period. It’s … Continue reading

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French and Indian War rules added

Michael Gray’s “French and Indian War Rules” have now been added to the Complete Rule Sets page. The rules look to be easily adaptable to any type of Horse and Musket game.

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‘Rebels and Patriots’ review (Osprey)

Paul Le Long reviews a set of rules in Osprey’s Wargames series, “Rebels and Patriots,” covering small-unit action from American Colonial times through the American Civil War. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Review of 28mm plastic Hessians

Rich Barbuto reviews a box of Warlord Games’ 28mm plastic Hessians, finding them to be nicely detailed, but fiddly to assemble. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Blenheim: Battle for Europe’ book

Rob Morgan reviews a book on the Battle of Blenheim (1704) and finds it a useful read for solo possibilities, which he discusses at some length. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘The Invasion of Virginia, 1781’

Rich Barbuto, the editor of Lone Warrior, provides a review of a new book about the climactic campaign of the American War of Independence. It’s on the Reviews page.

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25mm covered bridge model

Jonathan Aird reviews a Stone Mountain 25mm covered bridge with many gaming uses. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Bloody Mohawk’ book

Rich Barbuto reviews a book on the fighting along the Mohawk River, “Bloody Mohawk: The French and Indian War & American Revolution on New York’s Frontier,” and finds it a well-done account. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Ships and Seamen of the American Revolution’ book

Mike Crane reviews a resource book on the “Ships and Seamen of the American Revolution.” It’s filled with illustrations, from detailed ship drawings to charts and weapons. It’s on the Reviews page.

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