|1664 VOC Return Fleet from Batavia value of cargo: £500,000,000: The 'Mark'.|
In my relentless quest to create more wargaming collateral I turned to an action which has long fascinated me - The Battle of Vågen which took place during the 2nd Anglo Dutch War. Vågen is not actually a place, it is the harbour area of the town of Bergen in Norway. A Dutch East India Spice fleet which had avoided passing...
|Action between Clan Chattan and Keppoch Macdonalds - from Crann Tara|
I have been working on new 4Play scenarios including a dozen naval packs to support Mad for War. Here is a peek at what in coming up.
CRANN TARA - Clan warfare between 1660 and 1690.
This one fascinated me after Dave sent me some information on little known clan actions which took place during my core period of interest. This pack...
I have just uploaded a new video running through the game turn sequence of Mad for War to YouTube.
Actually starting to see some games being played by groups now, so that's really nice.
Working on some Swedish ships right now for the Scanian War. More of that soon.
Meanwhile here is the link;
Fighting Talk has not featured heavily in my prioirities for a couple of years now. I simply do not have time to do everything and I definitely get a D on my report card for my contributions. However, the arrival of Mad for War Essentials has provided the impetus to attempt to do better all round on the Boards. I will visit as often as I can and make contributions which add some value.
Mad for War Essentials will be availabe today at 1700 hours (1200 EST N. America) from both leagueofaugsburg.com online store and warfareminiaturesusa.com online stores.
Meanwhile, a new video, the first of the example scenarios featured in Mad for War Essentials is already available to view on YouTube here:Finding your sea legs!
You will be able to get you game on the table tonight (or in the...
I have been blogging less frequently these past days because.... Clarence and I have been rushing to get Mad for War Essentials ready for release later this week.
What is Mad for War Essentials ? The core rules to get gamers started with the new system. It contains everything you need except the tape measure, dice and table to get Mad for War launched and find your sea legs. Eh, everything...
|Brederode versus James 1652|
I have been working furiously on preparing a whoe series of Mad for War support materials including tutorial videos dealing with all of the main aspects of the rules in short 3-6 minute bites. These will begin appearing on the League of Augsburg YouTube channel soon. In advance of that, I have completed a slightly longer walk through battle report as a video.