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Codsticker03 Jun 2019 3:24 p.m. PST

The hills have been finished for months but we finally were able to organise everybody to play the game.

As a bonus, the game was hosted by a fellow who has turned his basement into a war museum:

More pictures and info on my blog.

Sigwald03 Jun 2019 3:44 p.m. PST

Great looking game! I don't know how you managed to play it though I would have constantly been out in that trench line ensuring that the Germans were not sneaking through the wire.

Personal logo Flashman14 Supporting Member of TMP03 Jun 2019 5:08 p.m. PST

Hills look great!

And nice to have a full size trench around.

Joe1870 Supporting Member of TMP03 Jun 2019 6:01 p.m. PST

I agree. That looks like my future manacle (trench) when I retire.

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP03 Jun 2019 7:26 p.m. PST

Great looking game and museum. He should charge $5 USD at the door just to step inside.

IronDuke596 Supporting Member of TMP04 Jun 2019 5:12 a.m. PST

An impressive museum and gaming table. That is quite the military history ambiance for a war game.
Thanks for sharing the photos.

Codsticker04 Jun 2019 7:48 a.m. PST

Thank you guys; it was a great time. With 8 players at the table there was lots to look at and read when you weren't in the thick of the action. We will probably plan some more games there.

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP04 Jun 2019 9:10 a.m. PST

Nicely done! What a great place to game

donlowry07 Jun 2019 9:12 a.m. PST

Great-looking table! The buildings aren't quite appropriate, but the hills, grass, roads, etc. are amazing!

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