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Can't wait! Did you notice I have a couple of articles in it?

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Gavin Syme of Alternative Armies writes:

Hello, everyone!

The second Barking Irons magazine for miniature wargaming is now for sale.

Barking Irons #2

Barking Irons is the place for gaming material on Flintloque, Firefight 2.0, DarkeStorme, Alien Squad Leader (ASQL) and Age of Might and Steel (AoMaS).

Packed with quality content, only £3.00 GBP. A magazine on comic-weight paper in American quarto format with 32 pp.

Additionally, take advantage of a special magazine-only P&P rate of £1.00 GBP in the U.K. and £2.50 GBP anywhere else in the world.

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In this Issue of Barking Irons......


A DarkeStorme Rises!
An in-depth look at the two-scale high fantasy game system DarkeStorme. This article includes information on the game and its background, as well as the theory behind the game. By G. Syme
Is that you, Mr. Obidiah?
Modeling Master Class - Personalities of Valon. An article about the many uses of the rogue Obidiah Hogswill. Miniature conversions for use with Flintloque. By T. Harwood
War in an Age of Might and Steel
Massed Battle in 15mm scale fantasy has never been so fast and so much fun! We look at the Age of Might and Steel rules system by the talented Mr Hazuka. By A. Scott with T. Thurlow
The Shattered Prydian Precinct
Once an entity unifying the free worlds of mankind, the Prydian Precinct has been rent asunder by a civil war that sees the marcher barons fighting over an empty throne. Our first setting article for the science-fiction Ion Age of Firefight 2.0. By B.Dyer


Dirty Arf Undred
Flintloque scenario for two players (or solo play) along with regimental information for the infamous 50th Foote of Albion. Will Colonel Sterf Yong and his lads hold out in this 'king of the hill' adventure? By B.Dyer
Tray Served Snack
Part two of the Happy Burger arc for Firefight 2.0, the 28mm science-fiction system set in the Ion Age. Emeritas Hughes gets more than he bargained for in this exciting mission. By G. Syme
The Green Knight
A DarkeStorme scenario for two players. Deep in the darkling forest, the Dwarves of Karl Ultranain encounter a mysterious knight who cannot be killed but is intent on slaughter. By G.Syme

Game Articles

Page 24 ASQL article page 1 of 2
The Smell of Napalm in the Morning
The new Hollywood Marines fun army template for the Alien Squad Leader (ASQL) 15mm science-fiction system. By A. Self
Heroic Bands
The theory and tactics for the effective use of Heroic Bands in the Age of Might and Steel (AoMaS) 15mm fantasy system. By S. Hazuka
Seven Principles of Flintloque
Part two of the seven principles is concerned with 'reading the book' and tells you how to get the most out of your Flintloque game books. By M. White with G.Syme
Tactics for the Undead
Shuffle and Moan! Get to the 'meat' for using the Undead in the Age of Might and Steel (AoMaS) 15mm fantasy system. By S. Hazuka

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