Gaming Conventions

Gaming Conventions

Another new feature for Grognard.com, the Gaming Convention calendar will make it a snap to keep up with all the latest gaming conventions in your area. But we need your gaming convention information, so please contribute.



Gaming Clubs/Organizations

Gaming Clubs and Organizations

Please check out our new (and growing) database of gaming clubs and organizations world-wide. Please let us know of your gaming club, or any other clubs that you know about so we can make this a truly useful resource.



Spotlight Articles

Outstanding articles that are not necessarily linked to one particular game, but may have broad appeal to gamers.

Battle of Bosworth 1485

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"…they pushed the boat out for it and splendid it was too." Norm Smith, in his Battlefields & Warriors blog, reminiscences about a fine reenactment in the pre-Internet dark ages, and his brief wargamer oriented publication on the battle using the stone knives and bear skins tools of the era. Sounds like the creative juices may soon be flowing, since the memory "…has left me wanting to start a small and focused Wars of the Roses project…"

Poster: Doug Holt
Post Date: 11/12/2018


Games vs. History: An exploration of the Battle of Nagashino in war games

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"…even the best planning and research often cannot sidestep the pitfalls of historical memory." Joe Fonseca considers how three different computer wargames approach the Battle of Nagashino during Japan's Warring States period. Joe finds different strengths and weaknesses in each, with his simple recommendation for one of them being: "Boot it up and marvel at the movie-like spectacle."

Poster: Doug Holt
Post Date: 11/7/2018


Downsizing: A table-top primer for converting 15/18mm figures to 10mm

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"…I took the King’s shilling for a long term 10 mm enlistment." Bill Gray takes us on a walk through the miniatures version of downsizing. From the why, to the how, to the result: "If Lenin was right when he said, 'quantity has a quality all its own,' the wargaming Gods are happy right now."

Poster: Doug Holt
Post Date: 11/2/2018


The Wargamer's Guide to 2018

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"This could be a real wargaming gem to see out the year...". Check out a compendium of games still claiming release this year. The article has tidbits on seven upcoming games, like the one that "…will often force you to choose between your men and the mission."

Poster: Doug Holt
Post Date: 10/24/2018


More Spotlight articles...


Grognard News

Gaming Conventions

New Gaming Conventions calendar. You can see all upcoming gaming conventions worldwide.

If you are sponsoring a board gaming convention of some type, or know of one that is not listed on Grognard.com, then please contact us and let us know!

Gaming Clubs/Organziations

New Gaming Clubs/Organizations listing. You can search for existing gaming clubs worldwide.

If you belong to a gaming club, or know of one, please drop us a line and let us know so we can get it listed on Grognard.com!

New Search Features

Now you can search for specific games (or games by publisher) using the new Game Search feature, located at the top right corner of the this page. In addition you can now harness the power of Google to search the entire Grognard.com site for any specific information you'd like. Just enter a search word or phrase into the Google box labeled "Search All of Grognard.com" and click magnifying glass button. Search features will continue to be improved and enhanced going forward so check back often to see the latest stuff.

Grognard Originals

In addition to our links to great content all around the internet, expect to see more Grognard.com "originals" in the future.

Land of the Two Rivers: Iraq War - Now on BGG!

Got the BGG listing for Land of the Two Rivers: Iraq War approved and published! Playtesting is proceeding. Still working on better counters...

Land of the Two Rivers: Iraq War - First draft of rules completed

Grognard Enterprises (Grognard.com) first game will be Land of the Two Rivers: Iraq War which covers Operation Iraqi Freedom from June of 2003 through the end of 2012 the latest (the game can end earlier). Designed and created by Mark D'Agosta.

10/15/2018 - First draft of the rules is completed. All charts and tables are complete. Map is 75% done. Working on the counters...

Interested in a TUSCW tournament on Vassal?

Anyone interested in a 2019 Tournament of the American Civil War on Vassal?

Registration deadline 12/31/2018.

Limit: 8 Participants.

Land of the Two Rivers: Iraq War - In Development (Grognard Enterprises)

The first game from Grognard Enterprises (Grognard.com) will be Land of the Two Rivers: Iraq War which covers Operation Iraqi Freedom from June of 2003 through the end of 2012 the latest (the game can end earlier). Design by Mark D'Agosta. Check in on the info article for the latest info on this game...

More Grognard Originals...


Grognard Challenge

Latest Challenge

Have a look at the graphics for the latest Challenge and see past solutions and contest winners.

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Game Articles


 
 

Pub Dates
Game: Paths of Glory
Publisher: GMT Games
Game Type: Board

Article Descriptions
Article ID: 331
Date: 3/20/2016
Poster: Ed Sommers
Paths of Glory: Solo CDG Method Demo (Video)

Stuka Joe demonstrates the Solo CDG Method in this excellent video.
Article ID: 274
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
preview

Article ID: 275
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
preview

Article ID: 276
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
2004 reprint rules (PDF file)

Article ID: 277
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
designer's notes (PDF file)

Article ID: 278
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
erratum

Article ID: 279
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official errata

Article ID: 280
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
review

Article ID: 281
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
card flow chart

Article ID: 282
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
PBEM aid

Article ID: 283
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
card manifest

Article ID: 284
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
replay

Article ID: 285
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
provisional rules changes

Article ID: 286
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
FAQ (Word file)

Article ID: 287
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant

Article ID: 288
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
replay (Word file)

Article ID: 289
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
counter manifest (PDF file)

Article ID: 290
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
player aid card

Article ID: 291
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
special rules/exceptions listing (Word file)

Article ID: 292
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant

Article ID: 293
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
review (of updated version)

Article ID: 294
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official historical variant

Article ID: 295
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Cyberboard gameset

Article ID: 296
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant

Article ID: 297
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official 1917 variant (PDF file)

Article ID: 298
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
historical scenario variant

Article ID: 299
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official French rules translation (zipped files)

Article ID: 300
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official Italian rules translation (PDF file)

Article ID: 301
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Italian card translations (PDF file)

Article ID: 302
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant (in Italian, PDF file)

Article ID: 303
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
PBEM replay

Article ID: 304
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official Japanese rules transalation (zipped file)

Article ID: 305
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
unnofficial rules package (zipped files)

Article ID: 306
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
victory point tracker (Excel file)

Article ID: 307
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant

Article ID: 308
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
review

Article ID: 309
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
mailing list

Article ID: 310
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
counters/map for Vesting Holland variant (PDF file)

Article ID: 311
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant

Article ID: 312
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
PBEM aid

Article ID: 313
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official German rules translation (zipped file)

Article ID: 314
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official Spanish rules translation (PDF file)

Article ID: 315
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant cards

Article ID: 316
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant rationale

Article ID: 317
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant rules

Article ID: 318
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant cards #1 (Word and Excel files)

Article ID: 319
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant cards #2 (Word and Excel files)

Article ID: 320
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant cards #3 (Word and Excel files)

Article ID: 321
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant cards #4 (Word and Excel files)

Article ID: 322
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant

Article ID: 323
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
official variant (PDF file)

Article ID: 324
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Suicide of Europe variant

Article ID: 325
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
solo variant

Article ID: 326
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
review

Article ID: 327
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Mostinckx-Loth variant (Word file)

Article ID: 328
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
website

Article ID: 329
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
review

Article ID: 330
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
website