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Whirlwind06 Nov 2022 9:18 a.m. PST

It had been a little while since I had gotten a WW2 game to the table, so I decided to have a go at the example scenario in Bob Cordery's The Portable Wargame; please see here for details: link

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FlyXwire06 Nov 2022 11:03 a.m. PST

That's a cool 6mm game kit Whirlwind, and the system got you right down into the action.

Even though you're playing on a game on a portable size board, it seems most capable of involving combined-arms units and tactics (at least decision-making about these).

Glad you liked your results, and maybe you'll get some answers to those rules questions you have remaining.

Little Red07 Nov 2022 5:45 a.m. PST

Yes, cool looking game.

Whirlwind07 Nov 2022 6:13 a.m. PST

Thanks both, appreciate it

Just Jack Supporting Member of TMP07 Nov 2022 8:35 a.m. PST

Great stuff, John, and a great idea. I've certainly come to realize (after spending thousands on 15mm figures and terrain) that I play far fewer games with bigger stuff requiring longer setup/takedown, and many more with smaller stuff that's much quicker to setup/take down.

It's good to see you playing, I appreciate you sharing with us.

V/R,
Jack

Whirlwind07 Nov 2022 9:55 a.m. PST

Thanks very much Jack. And I think I am the same – at least where I am in my life at the moment, I need to concentrate on the smaller and quicker.

Joe Legan07 Nov 2022 11:45 a.m. PST

Very nice. I am starting to appreciate the smaller scales as well.

Joe

Bob the Temple Builder12 Nov 2022 3:37 p.m. PST

A great adaption of the original scenario … and some great looking models and terrain!

I look forward to reading more of your battle reports in due course.

All the best,

Bob Cordery

Whirlwind14 Nov 2022 2:54 p.m. PST

Thanks both.

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