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    Getting off Gold

    GTS: The Greatest Day – June 6, 1944 0900: Still working hard to get off Gold Beach. Had to do a fair bit of sequencing the units in and out of Column to make my way. May units looped around the Eastern part of the beach to make good headway (looped arrow). On the Western […]

  • GTS – Set it up, take it down . . .

    GTS – Set it up, take it down . . .

    There is no doubt that I love the GTS system. It offers just about everything I want in a gaming system; important decisions, historical flavor, fun to play. You can see that in my reviews of Where Eagles Dare and The Greatest Day. One thing that is starting to change with my GTS gameplay is […]

  • Grand Tactical Series – Crete Approaches Pre-Pub # Act Now!

    Grand Tactical Series – Crete Approaches Pre-Pub # Act Now!

    GTS Crete appears to be the next game in the Grand Tactical Series line up. It is the only GTS game on pre-pub right now. That said, it still has a bit of a ways to go as it stands at 487/520 as of this writing. I played Crete at CSWE ’14 and it has […]

  • Churchill – Fantastic, Innovative, Fun

    Churchill – Fantastic, Innovative, Fun

    I participated in a face-to-face game of GMT’s Churchill yesterday. While it was a learning game, it was easy to pick up mechanics-wise. Strategy may be another story though! I played as Stalin. The Big Three were unable to prosecute the war effectively and neither Axis power surrendered. We ended up with a Condition 3 […]

  • Gold Beach Slowly Opening

    Gold Beach Slowly Opening

    Our VASSAL game of The Greatest Day continues. I’m in command of the 50th Inf Div at Gold Beach. We’re a little ore than halfway through the first turn (o700 June 6, 1944). 69th Bde on the east side of the beach has opened some gaps and is slowly filtering through them. German mines and residual atry […]

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