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Random Wargames Terrain. Steve Turner describes an innovative way to create random terrain for wargame battles, especially for campaign games. From Lone Warrior No. 200 (Oct.-Dec. 2017). Added January 2019.

Phased Movement. Wally Simon discusses some ways to take control away from solo players, through breaking up the movement part of a solo game. From Lone Warrior No. 27. Added December 2018.

Battles in the Hyborian Age. James Davis explains how reading some Robert E. Howard stories re-invigorated his wargaming. From Lone Warrior No. 193 (January-March 2016). Added November 2018.

Bank Robbery. Marvin Scott gives some background and some rules for gaming the Wild West attempted bank robbery in Northfield, Minnesota, by the James-Younger gang in 1876. From Lone Warrior of September-October 1988. Added October 2018.


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