Developing The Portable Wargame

This book has been written in direct response to the feedback from readers of 'The Portable Wargame', and includes three sets of rules - Ancient, enhanced Early and Mid Twentieth Century, and Air Combat - and chapters that look at Army ...

Developing The Portable Wargame

Author: Bob Cordery

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 0244911029

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This book has been written in direct response to the feedback from readers of 'The Portable Wargame', and includes three sets of rules - Ancient, enhanced Early and Mid Twentieth Century, and Air Combat - and chapters that look at Army Lists, Mini-campaigns, and Scenarios. All the rules have been designed to be used with a gridded tabletop made up of squares or hexes.

The Portable Wargame

The Portable Wargame has been developed over the past ten years to meet the needs of wargamers who want a fast, easy to learn, simple to use set of wargames rules that don't require the player to purchase and paint a large collection of ...

The Portable Wargame

Author: Bob Cordery

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 132690454X

Page: 110

View: 874

The Portable Wargame has been developed over the past ten years to meet the needs of wargamers who want a fast, easy to learn, simple to use set of wargames rules that don't require the player to purchase and paint a large collection of figures and that can be staged on a small dinner table, a large coffee table, or something even smaller. The rules are designed to be used with a gridded tabletop made up of squares or hexes.

The Portable Napoleonic Wargame

This book is the result. Please note that all the rules have been designed to be used with a gridded tabletop made up of squares or hexes.

The Portable Napoleonic Wargame

Author: Bob Cordery

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 0244139105

Page: 174

View: 617

Although the author is a late convert to the joys of Napoleonic wargaming, he soon began to see why so many wargamers love the period. As a result, he set out to write several sets of rules that would use similar game mechanisms to those in his other PORTABLE WARGAME rules, and that would enable him to fight a range of small, medium, and large battles on a relatively small tabletop. This book is the result. Please note that all the rules have been designed to be used with a gridded tabletop made up of squares or hexes.

The Portable Colonial Wargame

This book has fourteen chapters, two sets of rules, two exemplar battle reports, two appendices, a list of sources of inspiration, and over one hundred and ten illustrations.

The Portable Colonial Wargame

Author: Bob Cordery

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9780244874827

Page: 170

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The author has been a confirmed colonial wargamer for over forty years, and took part in the famous Madasahatta Campaign that was run by the late Eric Knowles. This interest has grown over the years, and has finally resulting in the writing of this book. Please note that all the rules have been designed to be used with a gridded tabletop made up of squares or hexes. This book has fourteen chapters, two sets of rules, two exemplar battle reports, two appendices, a list of sources of inspiration, and over one hundred and ten illustrations.

Trouble in Zubia

This solo mini-campaign was inspired involvement of Great Britain in Egypt and the Sudan during the latter part of the nineteenth century.

Trouble in Zubia

Author: Bob Cordery

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 0244801479

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Gridded Naval Wargames

This book follows on from 'The Portable Wargame' and 'Developing The Portable Wargame' to cover naval wargames that can be fought on a gridded tabletop.

Gridded Naval Wargames

Author: Bob Cordery

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 0244688540

Page: 138

View: 211

This book follows on from 'The Portable Wargame' and 'Developing The Portable Wargame' to cover naval wargames that can be fought on a gridded tabletop. The book contains six sets of rules (three of which are from the 'Portable Naval Wargame' stable), four explanatory battle reports, and a chapter that explains 'How to ...' build simple model American Civil War ironclads. Aimed mainly at the wargamer who wants to include aspects of naval warfare in their wargames, it is suitable for both novice and experienced wargamers.

A Winter ish War

This solo mini-campaign was inspired by FINLAND AT WAR: THE WINTER WAR 1939-40 by Vesa Nenye, and saw two imagi-nations, Opeland (which stood in for Finland) and the all-powerful Soviet People's United Republics or SPUR (which stood in for ...

A Winter ish War

Author: Bob Cordery

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 0244801444

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Playing Wargames on the Internet

The code is very portable and has been ported to a number of UNIX variants , so
there should be no trouble compiling it ; if you do encounter problems , ask the
newsgroup for help . Connected to RedDragon . Empire . Net . 220 Red Dragon .

Playing Wargames on the Internet

Author: Rawn Shah

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780471116349

Page: 308

View: 154

World Domination Just Got Easier! Imagine having Genghis Khan, Julius Caesar, Napoleon Bonaparte, and Attila the Hun coming after you at the same time. That's how your opponents will feel when you use this book. You'll get all of the hard-won secrets and strategies you'll need to win war- games on the Internet. Before you know it, you'll be well on your way to becoming the supreme ruler of the known universe. This incredible resource covers the three most popular wargames on the Internet—Empire, Galactic, and XConquer—and gives you information about: Where on the Internet you can go to play What the object of each game is and how the game is set up What commands you'll use to play and leave messages for other players How to use proven hints and strategies to defeat your enemies What dangers await you as well as tried-and-true tips on how to divide and conquer all

Business Wargames

... semi - portable rivals , and quickly became the market standard and a major
money - spinner for Sony . " PRODUCTION ADVANTAGE Kaman , a US
helicopter manufacturer with an idle repair shop and automated woodworking
equipment ...

Business Wargames

Author: Barrie G. James

Publisher: Viking Press

ISBN:

Page: 234

View: 130

The U S Traveler s Kit

THE ITEMS OF THE KIT , INCLUDING PORTABLE HOUSING , SUNNING PATIO
, CHALKBOARD FOR EDUCATION TRIPS , A WARGAME TABLE , PORTABLE
VOTING BOOTHS , AND A CARRY - ON BOOKSHELF , EVENTUALLY BECOME
 ...

The U S  Traveler s Kit

Author: Erika Suderburg

Publisher:

ISBN:

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Beginning Java 5 Game Programming

getY ( ) method , bounding rectangle calculations , 108 - 109 global variables ,
Galactic War game , 202 - 204 Graphics ... War game enhancements , 199 - 200
loading / drawing bitmapped graphics , 141 - 142 masked PNG ( Portable
Network ...

Beginning Java 5 Game Programming

Author: Jonathan S. Harbour

Publisher: Course Technology

ISBN:

Page: 358

View: 526

Provides instructions for creating computer games using the Java platform, including information on 2D programming, creating sound and audio effects, and advanced Sprite animation.

Portable Computer

... the previous fiscal PORTABLE WAR GAMES year . The National Defense
University at " We are very pleased with the 1983 Fort McNair in Washington ( D .
C . ) last earnings , and believe that they reflect year conducted its annual war
game ...

Portable Computer

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Making Terrain and Buildings for Historical Wargames

Wargamers will like this book, it gives step-by-step guides on how to build terrain, camps, forts, trees from recycled items and everyday materials.

Making Terrain and Buildings for Historical Wargames

Author: Timothy Hall

Publisher: Crowood Press

ISBN: 9781861268297

Page: 192

View: 389

Wargamers have moved on from flat, featureless wargame tables that more closely resemble bowling greens than battlefields. Although there is an number of suppliers of realistic terrain, buildings and other features, many wargamers want to make their own, and this book shows you how. The techniques shown in this book will allow even a newcomer to the hobby to design and create realistic, robust and useable terrain features. The book includes a wealth of different approaches, novel uses for everyday materials and everything the wargamer will need to scratch-build or to make best use of commercial terrian products.

Yesterday and Tomorrow

The kit ' s modular pieces can be assembled in several combinations to form a
portable house , a sleeping porch for the avoidance of tropical insects , a sunning
patio , a wargame table , portable voting booths , a carry - on bookshelf and a ...

Yesterday and Tomorrow

Author: Sylvia Moore

Publisher:

ISBN:

Page: 376

View: 399

Windows Security Portable Reference

... 132 Volume Shadow Copy service, 132 VPN (virtual private networking)
technologies, 184 wardialing, 14 WarGames (movie), 14 Web Client service, 133
Web Enrollment services, 207 Web site information, 27 Ethereal, 54 hackers use
of, ...

Windows Security Portable Reference

Author: Michael O'Dea

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 9780072227857

Page: 241

View: 312

Explains how to effectively protect one's Windows 2000, NT, XP, .NET Server 2003, or other Windows-based systems from a variety of security breaches.

IEEE PLANS

a a The Theater Nuclear Forces Surviviability , Security , and Safety ( TNF S3 )
instrumentation is a lightweight , portable system for war game simulation . The
system was developed for the Defense Nuclear Agency for use in evaluating ...

IEEE PLANS

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Beginners Guide to Wargaming

This was the main reason the longbow fell into disuse once portable and
reasonably accurate firearms came into use from the late 15th century , since any
idiot could be taught how to fire a musket effectively with minimal training .

Beginners  Guide to Wargaming

Author: Bruce Quarrie

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 9780850598520

Page: 136

View: 861

Briefly sketches the history of war games, explains war gaming rules for land, naval, armored, and aerial forces, and looks at fantasy games

Variety Portable Movie Guide

WAR GAME , THE 1966 , 50 mins , UK O D : Peter Watkins ( BBC - TV ) A wholly
imaginary picture of what could happen immediately before , during , and after a
nuclear attack on Britain , The War Game is grim , gruesome ...

Variety Portable Movie Guide

Author: Derek Elley

Publisher: Berkley

ISBN: 9780425175507

Page: 1488

View: 221

Now in a handy pocket edition, this authoritative guide includes more than 8,700 reviews--from the dawn of film through every major release of 1999. Includes information on the casts, directors, Academy Award( nominees and winners, and movies on video, disc, and wide-screen formats. This updated edition has 100 new reviews.