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Wargames, Soldiers and Strategy

An irregular podcast looking at wargaming from Wargames, Soldiers and Strategy Magazine.
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Dec 28, 2018

Guy and Jasper are both taking part in the analogue painting challenge, while Angus and Mark aren't they are competing against them in their own WSS side challenge.

One week in they boys catchup on how they are doing.

 

Dec 12, 2018

A few months ago the boys discussed what was the undercoat colour of choice, it turns out there was no consensus, so we sent Guy out with hit microphone to gather opinion.

We also discuss:

Rebels & Patriots
Lord & Lands
Tanks: The Modern Age

Nov 14, 2018

We're in Antwerp, at Crisis for the latest Wargames, Soldiers and Strategy Podcast. Guy chats to Johan Van Acker one of the organisers and catch up with Alex Buchel, from Studio Tomahawk about 'Age of Magic.

Oct 10, 2018

In this episode Mark and Guy go head to head with he new early war supplements for Bolt Actionand Chain of Command, and Jasper gives us his considered thoughts on Black Power II.

The guys are also joined by Andy Hobday to tell us about War Banner Games / Footsore Miniaturesnew releases for Gangs of Romeand their new game Mortal Gods.

Sep 18, 2018

After a unintentional hiatus over the summer the WSS gang get the band back together and compare notes on what's new.

Guy also has a chat with Craig Cartmell, from the Ministry of Gentlemanly Warfareabout their new game Thud and Blunder.

Jul 31, 2018

In this episode of the Wargames, Soldiers and Strategy podcast we look at Participation games, their problems and how to run on.

Guy also brings us up-to-date on the latest wargaming news form Warlord Games, Peter Pig, North Starand Lucid Eye.

Jun 8, 2018

We're looking at Matrix Gaming in the latest issue of the podcast, a form of collaborative wargaming where the participants narrate the action though discussion and arguments.

Developed by Chris Engle you can find rules and more stuff for free here.

Not only do we talk to Chris, you can hear some actual game play from the Lardies and To the Strongest's Simon Miller.

May 3, 2018

In this episode of the podcast we discuss Salute 2018, and Guys has a cigar and brandy with Rick Priestley in a fireside chat.


Links
Fate of a Nations
Warlord: 3000BC - 1100AD
Turf War Z
Last Days, Zombie Apocalypse
Flags of War, Kickstarter
The Oddcast, from the Two Fat Lardies
Hoards of Things

Apr 1, 2018

In this episode we discuss fantasy wargaming on the back of chatting to Joe Saleh from Lucid Eye Publications, about their new rules 'The Red Book Of The Elf King', and miniatures range to go with it.

Feb 27, 2018

Guy has been on his travels and at Crusade this year sat in the back row looking furtive with his tape recorded clenched in his sweaty hand! He recorded the great talk from Rob Jones titled ‘Putting the Chivalry Back into Wargaming: making medieval wargames more medieval.’

We also discuss new releases Blood Red Skies from Warlord and Outremer: Faith and Blood from Osprey.

Feb 2, 2018

We talk to Professor Tony Polland about attempting the biggest wargame ever, replaying the Battle of Waterloo, in 28mm.

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