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darclegion04 Oct 2014 10:14 a.m. PST

Played my first game in awhile. I got my wife to play her very first game with me and she actually won. How that be. Anyways, its great to be gaming again.

The 1st Peloponnesian War
Battle of Tanagra 457 BC

link

Thanks,
Tom

tidesofwargaming.blogspot.com

Mithridates04 Oct 2014 3:26 p.m. PST

Always good to see a hoplite bash – liked the terrain as well. Thanks.

gavandjosh02 Supporting Member of TMP04 Oct 2014 5:58 p.m. PST

Many thanks.

darclegion04 Oct 2014 10:02 p.m. PST

Thank you!
It was actually great to have an opponent, I usually play solo, so having my wife as a gaming partner now, rocks.

Tom

Personal logo Bobgnar Supporting Member of TMP05 Oct 2014 12:15 p.m. PST

Nicely done battle. Thanks for showing.

Very appropriate blog title for a Peloponnesian war battle :-)

darclegion06 Oct 2014 5:41 a.m. PST

One of my favorite books by Steven Pressfield.

tom

Mad Guru Supporting Member of TMP09 Oct 2014 3:56 p.m. PST

What an awesome blog post! Hearty congrats on getting your wife to take up miniature arms against you, even if it did result in your defeat you're a winner in my book!

darclegion09 Oct 2014 7:36 p.m. PST

yes indeed…only after like 8 years of asking she finally wants to try it out…and she liked it…I think winning has went to her head.

This friday we are playing the Battle of Notium in 406 BC, a naval battle in the Peloponnesian wars. Should be fun.

Tom

SteelViscount20 Dec 2014 5:08 a.m. PST

Darmok and Jalad…

HarryHotspurEsq20 Dec 2014 12:24 p.m. PST

Great looking game!

zoneofcontrol Inactive Member21 Dec 2014 10:19 a.m. PST

"Darmok and Jalad…"

LOL! Sadly, that was my first thought too.

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