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.

The Publishing Art of Wargaming: Year in Review 2017

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"… 2017 saw publishers taking the middle path in two ways." James Cobb considers directions taken by computer wargaming last year. It seems: "…fertile minds were at work."

Poster: Doug Holt
Post Date: 1/1/2018


Wargamer 2017: Tabletop Wargaming – The Year In Review

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"Historical Board Wargaming – Twilight of the Gods?" Bill Gray surveys the state of the hobby as he sees the trends: "The Hex is Dead", "Rise of the Esoteric" and "What was Old is New", among others. "So grab a frosty mug of your favorite holiday libation, and let’s talk a bit."

Poster: Doug Holt
Post Date: 12/27/2017


Further Holiday Spirit…

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PAXsims has a post for those gamers who can never get enough!

Poster: Doug Holt
Post Date: 12/25/2017


Recap of the San Diego Historical Game Convention by Moe Fitzgerald

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Moe Fitzgerald's recap of the San Diego Historical Games Convention, featuring several game previews from GMT Games.

Poster: Mark D.
Post Date: 11/17/2017


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.

Fifth Corps: NATO Player Aid sheet (PDF)

NATO player aid sheet that allows for tracking of Electronic Warfare Points, Air Points, Tactical Nuclear Points and the locations of Hidden Static Territorial Units. Created by Mark D. for Grognard.com.

Fifth Corps: Warsaw Pact Player Aid sheet (PDF)

Warsaw Pact player aid sheet that allows for tracking of Electronic Warfare Points, Air Points and Tactical Nuclear Points for the Warsaw Pact player. Created by Mark D. for Grognard.com.

Perfect Opening - Axis Strategy for Leningrad '41

"Perfect"? We'll see about that... Mark D. pens a strategy article proposing a series of moves that the Axis player should make on the first Impulse of the July 1941 game turn. Whether the moves turn out to be perfect or not, Leningrad '41 is a fun and challenging game and is highly recommended for newbies and grognards alike.

Academy Games Announces a New Game!

Uwe Eickert, of Academy Games, announces a new game at the 2017 Origins Game Fair...

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: Arnhem
Publisher: SPI
Series: Westwall Quad
Game Type: Board

Article Descriptions
Article ID: 879
Date: 12/31/2017
Poster: Pat L.
Arnhem After Action Report

It’s strictly touch and go for both sides in this illustrated, turn by turn after action report of SPI’s Arnhem in the “War Across The Board” blog by “BoardWarrior”.
Article ID: 878
Date: 12/10/2017
Poster: Pat L.
Arnhem Rules Variant and Map Corrections

In issue #21 of Phoenix magazine, R. Cremers corrects errors on the map for SPI’s Arnhem and adds several rules variants to make the game more realistic.
Article ID: 877
Date: 12/10/2017
Poster: Pat L.
75 concise reviews

With a rating of 7.2 out of 10 from 197 reviewers, SPI’s Arnhem does pretty well from the Board Game Database bloggers. Read 75 brief reviews here.
Article ID: 876
Date: 12/10/2017
Poster: Pat L.
Arnhem After Action Report

O. C. Gamer provides some of the history behind SPI’s Arnhem game along with a short, disastrous after action report for the allies in his “Obsessive Compulsive Gamer” blog.
Article ID: 875
Date: 12/10/2017
Poster: Pat L.
Arnhem Rules Variant

Roger Morley offers a way to avoid “gaming” the reinforcement rules for SPI’s Arnhem by extending the “fog of war” to the reinforcement schedule. This could be a universal variant for most board war games.
Article ID: 874
Date: 12/10/2017
Poster: Pat L.
J. A. Nelson’s Designer Notes for SPI’s Arnhem

J. A. Nelson, war game designer for SPI, provides his thoughts on the critical elements of the design for this game.
Article ID: 864
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
errata

Article ID: 865
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
replay

Article ID: 866
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
review

Article ID: 867
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
article index

Article ID: 868
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
review

Article ID: 869
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Replay of New DG Edition

Article ID: 870
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Variant for SPI Edition

Article ID: 871
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Variant for SPI Edition (1)

Article ID: 872
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Variant for SPI Edition (2)

Article ID: 873
Date: N/A
Poster: Mark D.
Variant for SPI Edition (3)