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Ludanto05 Jan 2019 8:23 p.m. PST

I've been wanting to try "The Department" for quite a while now, and I'm glad I did. Noir Investigative Skirmish! Check it out!

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dragon605 Jan 2019 9:33 p.m. PST

Very interesting.

Ludanto05 Jan 2019 10:33 p.m. PST

Thanks! I had fun playing it, and blogging about it as well. :)

Raptoruk369 Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2019 2:52 a.m. PST

It reads like a lot of fun, great table layout really helps the story. I wrote to the author of the Kickstarter for advice on where to obtain the book as you have done a great job of piquing my interest as I did some googling and it certainly isn't easy to find unless of course, it's just me being old again lol! Please chip in if you have a direct link, that would be even more helpful and thank you again for sharing such a different take on skirmish games in general.

OneHuaiTicket06 Jan 2019 8:52 a.m. PST

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At Drive-Thru RPG

Ludanto06 Jan 2019 9:17 a.m. PST

Thanks for the assist, OneHuaiTicket!

And thank you for the kind words, Raptoruk369! I don't know where I got the PDF originally. Probably Drive-Thru RPG. (Weird that it's not on WargameVault.) It was three or four years ago. Then I had to track down the kickstarter and email the author, but I didn't get a reply. A year later, I tried again. Eventually he hooked me up with a leftover physical copy.

These books have been printed once. I don't understand why they aren't PoD from Drive-Thru RPG or Lulu or something. It's like free money!

Oberlindes Sol LIC06 Jan 2019 1:38 p.m. PST

Nice AAR and a great looking table!

Personal logo PaulCollins Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2019 6:30 p.m. PST

Nice looking game and a fun aar. I got these rules when they were a KS long ago. I don't know why they didn't take off more. I have always enjoyed them.

Personal logo Shaun Travers Supporting Member of TMP09 Jan 2019 11:36 p.m. PST

I got my PDF copy from from here:

wargamedownloads.com

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