Author Archives: Usagitsuki

Sengoku Jidai with Tenkatoitsu.

With the rebasing done, it was time to have another go at Tenkatoitsu, to nail down some of the movement distance conversions and get more of a feel for the game. Again, nothing too elaborate in terms of a scenario, … Continue reading

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On Crusade with ‘To the Strongest’

I finished a Frankish Crusader army using the excellent Legio Heroica figures some time ago, but they’d never seen action on the battlefield. Finally I got to take them out of their box and get them on the table. The … Continue reading

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6mm Sengoku Jidai battle with ‘Tenkatoitsu’

Since starting my Sengoku Jidai project a few years ago, first in 15mm and now in 6mm, I’ve been searching for a set of rules that could convincingly model Sengoku warfare. I talked a bit about why I think the … Continue reading

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6mm Japanese village bases for Sengoku Jidai

I wrote about making a 6mm Japanese village base with some Mura Miniatures buildings before. I finally got around to making some more.The ‘ingredients.’ Some Mura Miniatures buildings, though the one second from left in the back row is by Castle … Continue reading

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Wild West Wales: A Flying Lead game

“I walked around in Bristol town a bitter broken man A heart that pined for Carrie Brown and a pistol in my hand We met again on state street poor Billy Wise and me I shot him in Penally and … Continue reading

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Taranovka 1942. A ‘Rommel’ game.

After a few generic scenarios of Rommel, we decided to have a go at a historical scenario. This is a conversion from a Panzer Korps scenario “Russian Steel at Kharkov.” On the southern axis of the Soviet Kharkov offensive, the … Continue reading

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6mm bases for Rommel part 2

In the previous post, HERE , I described various ways to do bases for 6mm WW2. Now I thought I’d go through the process of making the bases from start to finish. These being some Soviet cavalry bases, and 2 smaller 40mm … Continue reading

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