Viewer's Choice Celebration MiniCampaign

It has now been over 20 years since I launched "With MacDuff On the Web" and nearly 10 years since I launched my 2 blogs: Gathering of Hosts and Battle game of the Month.

To celebrate the years and the friends and the million hits I've decided to run a 3 game mini-campaign in late October. By popular vot e it will be set in the mid 18th Century.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

The Other Huzzah Game

For those interested in the lighter sides of miniature wargaming, I've just posted a report of the first test game for the two 1/72nd fantasy armies that I am bringing down to Huzzah as my contribution to Rob Dean's six player Dragon Rampant game which I am assisting in.

"A magic cauldron is no match for a good blade!" (link)

This catapult came in one of my best Christmas presents EVER, a 25mm, handpainted, hard plastic, MARX Knights and Vikings castle playset. I put a new elastic on it and it'll still shoot a missile across the room. As a bonus, this army includes some of the Orion 1/72nd copies of the Marx 25mm vikings (see below) so the catapult feels right at home.


5 comments:

  1. Ross- Good to see your getting ready for Huzzah with Fantasy Armies in 1/72nd. I've read a friends copy of 'Dragon Rampant' rules and decided they were not exactly suitable for the size of Fantasy Armies I'd like to have in the future - so, I've ended up writing my own Fantasy Battle rules which has pleased me and my friend. Have fun at Huzzah. Cheers. KEV.

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  2. There is something about catapults and things that actually work.

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  3. I love that catapult Ross!

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  4. Your propaganda photograph of the catapult, intended to strike fear in the hearts of the enemy ahead of Huzzah, should work a treat :-). Real elastic - there is something rather stirring about that.

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