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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Ep 22: Give Me Lead Til I’m Dead is live!

Ep 22: Give Me Lead Til I’m Dead

We talk with Chris Lopez and Tom Grove about Bring Out Your Lead Oldhammer event in the UK.

https://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/episode-22-give-me-lead-til-im-dead

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Other companies we mentioned:
Warhammer 40,000 Rogue Trader Reprint

Longbows to Lasers, my old blog

Give ‘em Lead, Tom’s blog

Oldhammer forum

Leadpile, Whiskey Priest’s blog

Warhammer for adults, Weazil the Wise’s blog

Mr Papafakis, Erasmus’ blog - home of the Helsreach Ork Walker

Helsreach video on The Veteran Wargamer FB page

Foundry - Supporters of Bring Out Your Lead and all things Oldhammer



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Thursday, August 3, 2017

Episode 21: Checking in periodically is live!

Episode 21: Checking in periodically is live!

In this episode, we speak with Jasper Oorthuys about Karawansary Publishing and the Great Wargames Survey.

https://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/episode-21-checking-in-periodically

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by Kings Hobbies and Games
http://www.Kingshobbiesandgames.com
https://www.facebook.com/Special-Artizan-Service-Miniatures-1791793644366746/

Join the conversation at https://theveteranwargamer.blogspot.com, email theveteranwargamer@gmail.com, Twitter @veteranwargamer

Karawansary Publishing Titles -
Ancient Warfare: https://www.karwansaraypublishers.com/ancient-warfare-magazine
Ancient History: https://www.karwansaraypublishers.com/about-ancient-history
Medieval Warfare: https://www.karwansaraypublishers.com/about-medieval-warfare
Wargames, Soldiers & Strategy: https://www.karwansaraypublishers.com/about-wss

The Great Wargaming Survey: thegreatwargamingsurvey.com

Other companies we mentioned:
Prince August: http://www.princeaugust.ie/
Warhammer Historical - Warhammer Ancient Battles: http://www.warlordgames.com/new-warhammer-ancient-battles/
Warlord Games - Bolt Action: http://www.warlordgames.com/bolt-action/
Warlord games - Black Powder: http://www.warlordgames.com/black-powder/
Too Fat Lardies - Chain of Command: https://toofatlardies.co.uk/product/chain-of-command-rules/
Osprey Publishing - Land of the Free: https://ospreypublishing.com/land-of-the-free
Plastic Soldier Company - Battlegroup System: http://theplasticsoldiercompany.co.uk/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=70

RomanArmyTalk.com: http://www.romanarmytalk.com/


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Thursday, July 20, 2017

Episode 20: The Game from Beyond the Grave is live!

Episode 20: The Game from Beyond the Grave is live!

We speak with my friends Justin Palmer, Joel Franklin and Chris Arnold about resurrecting dead games.

https://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/episode-20-the-game-from-beyond-the-grave

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by King’s Hobbies and Games!
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Special Artizan Service Miniatures on Facebook
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Other companies we mentioned:
Games Workshop - Warhammer 40,000 Rogue Trader (Reprint) https://warhammerworld.games-workshop.com/2016/12/27/from-the-archives-warhammer-40000-rogue-trader/
FASA - Star Trek
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/3040/star-trek-starship-tactical-combat-simulator
FASA - Renegade Legions Centurion
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/8957/renegade-legion-centurion-blood-steel
GZG - Full Thrust, Stargrunt, Dirtside
https://shop.groundzerogames.co.uk/rules.html
Matrix Games - Carriers at War
http://www.matrixgames.com/products/337/details/Carriers.at.War
Avalon Hill - Dune
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/121/dune
Fantasy Flight Games - Rex (Dune reboot with new IP)
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/104363/rex-final-days-empire
AEG - Junta
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/242/junta
Avalon Hill - Republic of Rome
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/1513/republic-rome
Avalon Hill - Advanced Civilization
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgameexpansion/177/advanced-civilization
Avalon Hill - Diplomacy
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/483/diplomacy
Victory Games - Cold War
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/474/cold-war
GMT Games - Twilight Struggle
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/12333/twilight-struggle
Games Workshop - Warhammer 40,000 8th Edition
https://warhammer40000.com/
Games Workshop - Necromunda
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/3072/necromunda
Games Workshop - Shadow War Armageddon
https://www.games-workshop.com/en-US/shadowwar-armageddon-sb-eng-2017
FASA - Vor: The Maelstrom
http://ironwindmetals.com/store/index.php?cPath=94
Games Workshop - Warmaster
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/4985/warmaster
Warlord Games - Black Powder
http://www.warlordgames.com/home/black-powder/
Warlord Games - Pike and Shotte
https://us-store.warlordgames.com/collections/pike-shotte
Warlord Games - Hail Caesar
https://us-store.warlordgames.com/collections/hail-caesar
Blitzkrieg Commander, Cold War Commander, Future War Commander
http://www.blitzkrieg-commander.com/
Wild West Productions - 12 O’clock High
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/8312/12-oclock-high
Wessex Games - Aeronef
http://www.brigademodels.co.uk/Aeronef/
Catalyst Game Labs - Leviathans


https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/63027/leviathans

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Episode 19: Top Faves with Dave goes to the Library is live!

Episode 19: Top Faves with Dave goes to the Library.

https://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/episode-19-top-faves-with-dave-goes-to-the-library

We talk with Dave Tubbs about what novels inspire us to game.

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by King's Hobbies and Games.

https://www.kingshobbiesandgames.com/

Special Artizan Service Miniatures
https://www.facebook.com/Special-Artizan-Service-Miniatures-1791793644366746/


Other companies we mentioned:
Sharpe's Rifles
Sharp Practice!
http://toofatlardies.co.uk/product/sharp-practice-2/

The Killer Angels
Regimental Fire and Fury
http://www.fireandfury.com/products/desc_rff.shtml

PicoArmor ACW
https://www.picoarmor.com/product-category/american-civil-war-3mm/

 
The Hobbit
GW LOTR/Hobbit
https://www.games-workshop.com/en-US/The-Hobbit

Song of Blades and Heroes
http://www.ganeshagames.net/product_info.php?products_id=7

Frostgrave
https://ospreypublishing.com/frostgrave

Iron Guard
and
Fifteen Hours

Warhammer 40,000
https://warhammer40000.com/

Honor Harrington

Full Thrust
https://shop.groundzerogames.co.uk/rules.html

Ad Astra Games Miniatures
https://www.nobleknight.com/ViewProducts.asp_Q_ProductLineID_E_2137428268_A_ManufacturerID_E_2145082606_A_CategoryID_E_16_A_GenreID_E_0

For Whom the Bell Tolls

A World Aflame
https://ospreypublishing.com/a-world-aflame-interwar-wargame-rules-1918-39

Chain of Command
https://toofatlardies.co.uk/product/chain-of-command-rules/

Flames of War partisans
http://www.flamesofwar.com/hobby.aspx?art_id=3185

Eisenhorn Triology
Inquisitor
https://www.amazon.com/Inquisitor-Battle-Emperors-Gav-Thorpe/dp/1841540773/ref=sr_1_7?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1497582113&sr=1-7&keywords=inquisitor+game

Rogue Stars
https://ospreypublishing.com/rogue-stars

Shadow War Armageddon
https://www.games-workshop.com/en-GB/shadowwar-armageddon-sb-eng-2017

Team Yankee
and
Red Storm Rising

GHQ
http://www.ghqmodels.com/

PFC C-in-C
http://www.pfc-cinc.com/front_page.html

Baccus 6mm
https://www.baccus6mm.com/

Les Miserables
and
Three Musketeers

En Garde!
https://ospreypublishing.com/en-garde

Ronin
https://ospreypublishing.com/ronin-skirmish-wargames-in-the-age-of-the-samurai

Pike and Shotte
http://www.warlordgames.com/pike-shotte-2/

Warlord Landsknechts
https://us-store.warlordgames.com/collections/landsknecht

Hammer's Slammers

Hammer's Slammers Rules
http://www.hammers-slammers.com/home.htm

15mm Slammers vehicles
http://ainstycastings.co.uk/index.php/cPath/71

Dirtside
https://shop.groundzerogames.co.uk/rules.html

Picoarmor SciFi
https://www.picoarmor.com/product-category/sci-fi-3mm/

War and Peace

Among the Thugs
Blood Bowl
https://www.games-workshop.com/en-US/Boxed-Games?N=2192287784+2492297563&_requestid=3572451

Dune
 
Conan

Conan Adventure Game
http://www.monolithedition.com/conan-en/

Copplestone 15mm Barbarians
https://copplestonecastings.co.uk/list.php?cat=18&page=1

Grenadier/Mirliton Barbarians
 http://www.mirliton.it/index.php?cName=fantasy-2528mm-barbarians


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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Episode 18: Threes Company is live!

Episode 18: Threes Company is live!

https://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/episode-18-threes-company

We talk with John Siewenie of Picoarmor about small scale gaming.

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by King's Hobbies and Games.

https://www.kingshobbiesandgames.com/

Special Artizan Service Miniatures
https://www.facebook.com/Special-Artizan-Service-Miniatures-1791793644366746/

Picoarmor links:
http://Picoarmor.com

Twitter @socialpicoarmor

https://www.facebook.com/picoarmor/

Other companies we mentioned:
Oddzial Osmy
https://www.facebook.com/oddzial.osmy/

Blitzkrieg Commander
Cold War Commander
Future War Commander
http://www.blitzkrieg-commander.com/

GHQ
http://www.ghqmodels.com/

Soviet Army FMs
https://fas.org/irp/doddir/army/fm100-2-1.pdf
https://fas.org/irp/doddir/army/fm100-2-2.pdf
https://fas.org/irp/doddir/army/fm100-2-3.pdf

Central Front
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgamefamily/4255/central-front-series

Panzer Korps
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/16323/panzer-korps

Advanced Squad Leader
http://www.multimanpublishing.com/Products/tabid/58/CategoryID/4/Default.aspx

Panzer Blitz
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/2238/panzerblitz

Rock-Con
https://www.facebook.com/groups/93980714283/

Kingmaker
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/987/kingmaker

Winter War
http://www.winterwar.org/

Diplomacy
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/483/diplomacy

I Ain't Been Shot, Mum
http://toofatlardies.co.uk/product-category/i-ain%C2%92t-been-shot-mum/

Team Yankee (Battlefront)
http://www.team-yankee.com/

Baccus 6mm
https://www.baccus6mm.com/

Games Plus
http://www.games-plus.com/

Historicon
http://hmgs.site-ym.com/?page=HconHome

Aepticon
http://www.adepticon.org/

Team Yankee (Audible)
https://www.audible.com/pd/Fiction/Team-Yankee-Audiobook/B01LXT7NLS

Red Storm Rising (Audible)
https://www.audible.com/pd/Mysteries-Thrillers/Red-Storm-Rising-Audiobook/B004D5K3LE?qid=1496350535&sr=1-1

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Friday, May 19, 2017

Episode 17: Buddy is only half a word is live!


We talk with Justin Burgess and Kevin Jacobson of War Games LLC about their latest Kickstarter project, Blue Falcon, plus grunt stuff, pog stuff, bootleg DVDs and relationship-killing games of Diplomacy.
https://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/episode-17-buddy-is-only-half-a-word
Blue Falcon Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/2004984568/blue-falcon-the-game-to-screw-over-your-friends
War Games LLC http://wargamesllc.com/
FUBAR Cards http://wargamesllc.com/fubar.html

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by Kings Hobbies and Games! http://www.kingshobbiesandgames.com
Special Artizan Service Miniatures Facebook
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Other companies we mentioned
Duffel Blog http://www.duffelblog.com/
Google Docs https://www.google.com/docs/about/
Vassal http://www.vassalengine.org/
Ludology http://www.ludology.libsyn.com/
Nintendo Amiibo http://www.nintendo.com/amiibo/
Disney Infinity https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disney_Infinity
Golem Arcana http://golemarcana.com/
Romance of the Three Kingdoms https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Romance_of_the_Three_Kingdoms_(video_game_series)
Ex Illis http://www.ex-illis.com/
Battleground Fantasy https://www.yourmovegames.com/battleground
Sam Mustafa Honour Series https://sammustafa.com/
Diplomacy https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/483/diplomacy
Types of Magic: The Gathering players http://mtg.gamepedia.com/Player_type
Music courtesy of BenSound.com “Rumble” http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music/track/rumble
and “Actionable” http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music/track/actionable

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Episode 16: The Veteran Wargamer Strikes Back is live!

Episode  16: The Veteran Wargamer Strikes Back

https://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/episode-16-the-veteran-wargamer-strikes-back
Discussion on this episode can be found at http://theveteranwargamer.blogspot.com
Other companies we mentioned:
D6 RPG http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Star_Wars:_The_Roleplaying_Game
XWing
https://www.gog.com/game/star_wars_xwing_special_edition
Tie Fighter https://www.gog.com/game/star_wars_tie_fighter_special_edition
D20 RPG https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Star_Wars_Roleplaying_Game_(Wizards_of_the_Coast)
WOTC Miniatures games http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Star_Wars_Miniatures
http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Starship_Battles
Fantasy Flight Games
RPG
Xwing
Armada
Imperial Assault
Rebellion
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/products/#/universe/star-wars
XWing Coop Campaign
http://dockingbay416.com/campaign/

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