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• Andrew Rolph presents the first scenario for The red empire strikes back – fighting the Great Patriotic War one battle at a time.
• Jim Webster delivers Colonial wars by proxy: historical assymetric warfare at arm’s length, a fun campaign on an island of your own devising, capable of being set in any period.
• The Featherstone Tribute – a weekend of fun and fierce fighting – David Brown recounts the event at the Wargames Holiday Centre commemorating Donald Featherstone, the father of modern wargaming.
• In A funny little civil war – wargaming the Sonderbund War of 1847, Arthur Harman describes a European conflict about which almost nobody knows anything – what a find!
• Mick Sayce provides advice for wargamers moving into the micro-scales in Painting tiny chaps – Mastering brushwork on 6mm miniatures.
• Huzzah, huzzah for Texas! The Battle of Salado Creek 1842 comes from Chris Swan – a scenario from the tortuous history of Mexican-Texian relations.
• And finally we have a trio of show reports from Hammerhead 2016 by Neil Shuck, Beachhead 2016 by Iain Dickie (yes, him!) and Cavalier 2016 by Mick Sayce.
And our regular spots:
• The Editor with his Briefing and World Wide Wargaming overview of wargamers on the Web.
• Neil Shuck with Forward Observer.
• Diane Sutherland and her Wargames Widow terrain making column.
• John Treadaway with Fantasy Facts.
• Brad Harmer and his Hex Encounter column for boardgamers.
• Conrad Kinch and the delightfully quirky Send three and fourpence.
• Our Battlegames Combat Stress Appeal.
• Recce with reviews.
And a competition with prizes to be won!
Published continuously since 1983, MINIATURE WARGAMES has now merged with BATTLEGAMES and received a radical facelift to prepare it for the next 30 years! Miniature Wargames with Battlegames deals with all forms of miniatures wargaming, including historical, fantasy, sci-fi, pulp, steampunk and roleplaying. It also gives some coverage to board wargames and video/internet gaming. In addition, the magazine covers all the latest news and reviews the latest products and services.
Tabletop wargaming is a diverse and dynamic hobby that is constantly throwing up new challenges to gamers. Miniature Wargames with Battlegames is always at the hobbyist’s side with ideas and advice, including in-depth analysis of rulesets, ideas for scenarios suitable for all periods and genres, how-to articles on making scenery and painting miniatures, background articles on how to tackle gaming periods of history – or the future – and plenty of thoughts about why we do what we do and how we do it!
Our free trial issue provides ideas and tips for wargaming a variety of scenarios: from recreating the historical set-piece battles of the Hundred Years War to wargaming bitter skirmishes from the Jacobite rebellions of the 18th Century and the Barbarossa campaign of the Second World War.
Other exciting articles – including a focus on the Fantasy miniatures of Mantic Games, the regular ‘Dark Horizons’ Sci-fi & fantasy wargaming column, and reviews of the latest World War II books – provide ample inspiration for hobbyists of all interests.
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