A Never Mind the Billhooks After Action Report

Wargames Illustrated #393, the September 2020 issue included and very enjoyable set of War of the roses rules called Nevermind the Billhooks, a set of rules intended for large skirmish games in 28mm. I have been interested in this period for some time and have been playing around with it ever since the Perry brothers […]

War of the Roses and Sharp Practice 2

So a project that I have been working on for some time now has been a War of the Roses game using Sharp Practice.  The original idea for this comes from Pat’s blog Wargaming With Silver Whistle. The Idea was later added to the Too Fat Lardies’ Summer Special 2013. This excellent article with it’s inspiring photographs […]

Putting the Cart Before the Horse…

So recently I discovered the need to purchase some likely carts for the baggage train raid of  Dux Brittaniarum.  The scenario calls for three dark ages carts which was something missing from my and my clubs collections.  I should perhaps mention that I have a more than passing interest in driving two wheeled vehicles.  While […]