Spotlight Articles

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

1066 Project (leading to the Battle of Hastings).

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William the Conqueror is coming! Norm, of Battlefields and Warriors, is designing using the accretive process, with the goal being a battle of Hastings game later this year. Follow his thoughts on figures, terrain and rules: "Oh Dear! To be both blessed and cursed by choice!"

Reflections on (another) McGill megagame

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This year's rules "...facilitated the sort of creative, emergent gameplay that is at the heart of a successful megagame." Rex Brynen of Paxsims gives an AAR on the War in Binni Megagame, held at McGill University on February 11th . Apparently the event was a great success, and had a strange twist: "Little did the players know that, hidden among the participants were a small group of secret cultists."

War Gaming Must Get Red Right

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"An expert in-house adversary is a powerful tool for the fleet." Captain Dale Rielage, U.S. Navy, sheds light on how the Navy is acting on the renewed U.S. military interest in wargaming, "If war gaming is to realize its potential, we must get Red right."

Yaah! 8 - A Look Inside

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Brad, of "Hexsides and Hand Grenades" fame, had the opportunity to fill in as guest editor of Yaah! magazine. He shares the experience with us in his latest article...

More Spotlight articles...


Grognard News

Decision Games Errata

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Grognard Originals

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The U.S. Civil War: Game Replay - Part 3

The 3rd and final session in the replay series, covering game turns 6 through 8, Summer and Fall of 1862. Harvey Mossman plays the Union and Mark D. the Confederates. Written by Mark D. for Grognard.com.

The U.S. Civil War: Game Replay - Part 2

Continuing with the full campaign game of "The U.S. Civil War". We have completed 5 full turns, i.e. through the Spring 1862 turn, and the Confederates are still hanging in there. This is the second installment, penned by Mark D. for Grognard.com, which covers game turns 3, 4 and 5.

The U.S. Civil War: Game Replay - Part 1

We started a new campaign game of "The U.S. Civil War" last Sunday and I'm going to attempt to submit a brief replay summary each week. This first installment, penned by Mark D. for Grognard.com, covers the first two turns of the game (Summer 1861)

Grognard.com: No Safe Harbor Review

Mark D. pens a review of Paul Rohrbaugh's "No Safe Harbor: The Raid on Darwin", published by Against the Odds/LPS.

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Pub Dates
Game: Paths of Glory
Publisher: GMT Games

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
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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
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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
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Poster: Mark D.
review

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

Article ID: 310
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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)

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Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
variant

Article ID: 323
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Poster: Mark D.
official variant (PDF file)

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Poster: Mark D.
Suicide of Europe variant

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Poster: Mark D.
solo variant

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Poster: Mark D.
review

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

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Poster: Mark D.
website

Article ID: 329
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Poster: Mark D.
review

Article ID: 330
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Poster: Mark D.
website