Sengoku Period Japan

Review: Bushi No Yume

Rating: Bushi No Yume (BNY) is a set of skirmish rules for fighting in ancient Japan, using either a historical of fantasy setting. They were written in 2010 by our friend [...]

March 22, 2017 // 2 Comments

Review: Daisho

Rating: Daisho is a set of skirmish rules for warfare set in mythical Japan. The rules are written by Charles Murton and Craig Cartmell of The Ministry of Gentlemanly [...]

March 21, 2017 // 2 Comments

Review: Ronin

Rating: Ronin is a set of skirmish rules set in the Age of the Samurai, written by Craig Woodfield and published by Osprey Publishing as part of their Osprey Wargames series [...]

March 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

The best laid plans…

With Test of Honour from Warlord Games due for release at the end of next week, I had been planning for a while to produce a series of articles in the coming week on [...]

March 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Review: Banzai

Rating: Banzai: Age of the Country at War is a set of wargaming rules written by Robert Fellows and published by 2D6 Wargaming in 2016. This game is written to be used with [...]

March 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Review: Killer Katanas II

Rating: Killer Katanas II is a mass battle wargame designed to recreate samurai warfare from the mid-16th – 17th century. The rules are written by Brian Bradford and [...]

March 14, 2017 // 5 Comments

HOTT 15mm Samurai WIP

Well, I’ve almost finished the first few units of my HOTT Samurai army – 4 units of Ashigaru (2 Spears, 2 Shooters) However, I must admit to having mixed [...]

June 24, 2008 // 8 Comments

More Eureka Samurai

Well, my order from Fighting15s arrived last night – which completes my HOTT army, or so I thought. A quick look through the figures, and then a check of the invoice [...]

February 14, 2008 // 0 Comments

HOTT Samurai revisited

Well, we’ve had many problems with getting this campaign off the ground. The primary one was simply getting hold of all the figures that we needed. Although we placed a [...]

February 13, 2008 // 0 Comments