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carojon Supporting Member of TMP12 Feb 2017 4:39 a.m. PST

As one of the games played this month at the monthly meeting of the DWG, this Battle of Stonne scenario gave us the chance to try out Fireball Forward 2nd Edition rules

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Much fun was had and the rules played very well in this entertaining scenario.

If you would like to see how things played out, just follow the link to the club blog

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If you are also looking to join a wargames club here in Devon then you might like to come along and check us out. We regularly play three different games a month right across the spectrum, specialising in historical wargaming and always aim to get visitors involved in a game on their first visit. You should also know that the first visit is free allowing you to decide if you would like to join us on a regular basis.

Details about where we meet and when are on the club blog together with plenty of examples of the kind of games we like to play.

Starting this month we are running a trial period of mid monthly meetings, details of which can be obtained by contacting the club via the the blog.

Jonathan

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP12 Feb 2017 6:11 a.m. PST

Great AAR – thanks for posting

Big Red Supporting Member of TMP12 Feb 2017 7:59 a.m. PST

Yes, great AAR and nice looking game.

mwindsorfw Supporting Member of TMP12 Feb 2017 8:23 a.m. PST

What a small world. Yesterday I decided I wanted to use my 6mm French figures with the Company Commander rules, and I spent the evening gathering info about the battles at Stonne.

mgk416712 Feb 2017 12:21 p.m. PST

If you are interested in the battle of Stonne in 1940 there are three detailed scenarios reflecting the course of the battle over the period 15 16 May 1940 in my French scenario pack.
Some write ups and more information at:
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In particular, these have useful period maps of the area. The third link gives an example (at the end) of a complete scenario. Contact me at mgkmilsims@gmail.com

Cheers

MGK

carojon Supporting Member of TMP12 Feb 2017 11:44 p.m. PST

Thanks for your comments chaps, glad you enjoyed the read
JJ

Legion 413 Feb 2017 10:57 a.m. PST

Great looking board & models !!

Powermonger18 Mar 2017 11:01 a.m. PST

great scenario!!
very nice painted vehicles!

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