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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


Music courtesy bensound.com. Recorded with zencastr.com. Edited with Audacity. Make your town beautiful; get a haircut.

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

Music courtesy bensound.com. Recorded with zencastr.com. Edited with Audacity. Make your town beautiful; get a haircut.

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
https://www.facebook.com/groups/535609166648160/?ref=group_browse_new

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/

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by Kings Hobbies and Games! http://www.kingshobbiesandgames.com
Special Artizan Service Miniatures Facebook 

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Episode 15: In my day ... is live!

Episode 15:  In my day ...
In this episode, we talk with Mike Hobbs about what it would take for us older gamers to go back to Games Workshop.

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by Kings Hobbies and Games! http://www.kingshobbiesandgames.com
Special Artizan Service Miniatures Facebook 
Discussion on this episode can be found at http://theveteranwargamer.blogspot.com

Other companies we mentioned:

Warhammer 40,000 reprint
https://warhammerworld.games-workshop.com/2016/12/27/from-the-archives-warhammer-40000-rogue-trader/
Warhammer World
https://warhammerworld.games-workshop.com
My problem with grimdark
http://longbowstolasers.blogspot.com/2013/03/my-problem-with-grimdark.html
Space Hulk
https://www.games-workshop.com/en-US/Space-Hulk-2016
Dreadfleet
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/108722/dreadfleet
Necromunda
https://boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/3072/necromunda
Shadow War: Armageddon https://www.games-workshop.com/en-US/Shadow-War-Armageddon-ENG
Tabletop Minions “What’s GW doing with Necromunda?"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GKKINMYItMo
Deathwatch Overkill
https://www.games-workshop.com/en-US/Deathwatch-Overkill-EN
Net Epic
http://www.netepic.org
Polyversal
http://www.polyversal-game.com

BenSound.com “Happy Rock”
http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music/track/happy-rock

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Episode 14: Putting the Pro in Project is live!

Episode 14: Putting the Pro in Project. We speak with Simon Tonkiss about Project Planning.

https://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/putting-the-pro-in-project

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by Kings Hobbies and Games! http://www.kingshobbiesandgames.com

Special Artizan Service Miniatures Facebook

Hunter Team
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pwe3lZh3rgA&feature=share

Other companies we mentioned:
Battles of the American Revolution by Curt Johnson
https://www.amazon.com/Battles-American-Revolution-Curt-Johnson/dp/056200033X/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1491531101&sr=8-1&keywords=battles+of+the+american+revolution+johnson
Hinchliffe Miniatures http://www.hindsfiguresltd.com/Hinchliffe.html
Warhammer World https://warhammerworld.games-workshop.com
Forgeworld https://www.forgeworld.co.uk/en-US/Warhammer-40-000?Nu=product.repositoryId&N=102643+2619344144&qty=8&sorting=rec&view=table&categoryId=cat2140034
Bovington Tank Museum http://www.tankmuseum.org/home
Pedraken Miniatures http://pendraken.co.uk
Victoria Miniatures http://victoriaminiatures.highwire.com
Simon’s Blog http://Goatmajor.org.uk
Twitter: @goatmajor
Goat Major Pub https://www.sabrain.com/pubs-and-hotels/south-wales/cardiff/goat-major-new/

BenSound.com “Actionable” http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music/track/actionable

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Episode 13: What A Wonderful World

Episode 13: What A Wonderful World is live! We speak with Joe Zieja about world building.

http://soundcloud.com/user-989538417/episode-13-what-a-wonderful-world

The Veteran Wargamer is brought to you by Kings Hobbies and Games! http://www.kingshobbiesandgames.com

Special Artizan Service Miniatures Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/groups/535609166648160/?ref=group_browse_new

Joe’s Links:
https://facebook.com/joe.zieja
Twitter and Instagram @joezieja
http://joezieja.com


BenSound.com “Rumble” http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music/track/rumble
BenSound.com “Actionable” http://www.bensound.com/royalty-free-music/track/actionable