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ordinarybass Supporting Member of TMP24 Jul 2012 11:01 a.m. PST

This weekend I had another chance to play my favorite rules-lite, fast-paced, generic miniatures game "Song of Blades and Heroes". This time it was with members of the Northern Illinois LEGO Train Club so of course we used LEGO terrain including a model of Andy's room from Toy Story and parts of Futurama city. Given the choice I still prefer SBH with painted miniatures a bit more, but this was a nice diversion and a heck of alot of fun!

Brief AARs, more pictures and a short comparison to "Brikwars" at our Club's Blog here:

link
A few pics to whet your appetite…
Here's the Layout for Andy's Room

One of the Warbands

Vikings vs Olympians

Orcs Assault the Planet Express

For those interested, SBH is only a $5 USD download here:
link

skinkmasterreturns24 Jul 2012 11:24 a.m. PST

A neat use of the Legos.If you kept the Toy Story theme,that would be the "Pizza Planet Express"!

ancientsgamer Supporting Member of TMP24 Jul 2012 11:40 a.m. PST

It's all about the fun ;-) Seems like a good recruiting tool towards the younger set too!

Personal logo richarDISNEY of the RDGC Supporting Member of TMP24 Jul 2012 1:40 p.m. PST

laugh
Too good!
beer

DrunkenSamurai Inactive Member24 Jul 2012 8:17 p.m. PST

I have been thinking about switching to LEGO for LOTR now that they are cheaper than GW.

count zero99uk Inactive Member25 Jul 2012 2:47 a.m. PST

ah lego :) i used to have tonnes of it, but parents sent it away when i supposedly grew up :(

Id buy more but have you seen the price now?

Doctor Supporting Member of TMP25 Jul 2012 4:16 a.m. PST

Brillent – love lego use it for Star Wars and Doctor Who in fact won best of show with both games. Ancientsgamer is quite right the kids queue up to play the games.

I must admit though I'm not that impressed with the LOTR lego

ordinarybass Supporting Member of TMP26 Jul 2012 6:16 a.m. PST

Glad you folks enjoyed this.

I was a bit skeptical of the suggestion to use the Andy's Room layout, but it ended up being one of my favorite wargaming tables ever, LEGO or not.

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