Category Archives: Periods – Fantasy

Warhammer Conquest partworks review

Jonathan Aird finds some bargains with Warhammer Conquest partworks, which include a weekly magazine, one or more figures and other accessories. His review, along with photos, is on the Reviews page.

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A sample article for November

This month’s sample article from Lone Warrior is titled “Battles in the Hyborean Age” by James Davis, in which he describes how reading some Robert E. Howard stories reinvigorated his own gaming. It’s on the Sample Articles page.

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More tat? More terrain!

By Jonathan Aird Once more I have found that I have had to face up to that greatest of perils that a wargamer may face – the mild scorn of one’s loved ones. The main reason for a recent holiday … Continue reading

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Review of ‘The Cthulu Wars’ (Osprey)

Jonathan Aird finds this Osprey amusing and possibly useful for gaming. Lots of ideas. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Review of ‘Cthulu Campaigns’ (Osprey)

Jonathan Aird reviews an entry in the Osprey Adventures series, about the “history” of mythical Cthulu. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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Review of alien fungus terrain models

Jonathan Aird notes many uses for Stone Mountain Miniatures’ offering of alien fungus terrain. His review is on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Zombicide: Black Plague’ game

David Hinojosa reviews a cooperative game for one to six players, using figures. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Total War: Warhammer’ video game

Daniel Barbuto reviews another entry in the Total War series, this one based on Warhammer fantasy. It’s on the Reviews page.

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Review of ‘Lion Rampant’ and ‘Dragon Rampant’ rules

Paul Le Long reviews a pair of Osprey wargame rules, “Lion Rampant” (medieval) and “Dragon Rampant” (fantasy). The review is on the Reviews page.

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Review of Osprey’s ‘Orc Warfare’

Jonathan Aird reviews a Fantasy offering from Osprey, which usually specializes in “real” military history. It’s on the Ospreys at a Glance page.

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