Posts by Author: Ed Sansing

Game - Sat. Jan. 21, 2023

SATURDAY January 21, 2023, at 10:00 am

Location:   Jay Stribling's house           MAP

Scale:  40mm

Title:  Action near Schloss Silberstein

Setting:  Somewhere in western Germany during the 1760s between two "Seven Years War"-ish armies.

Rules:  Modified Commands and Colors Tricorne

Notes:  Each side will get to choose their force mix from a pool of units.

Gamemaster:  Jay Stribling

Extra Game Sat. Jan. 14, 2023

SATURDAY - January 14, 2023 at 10:00 am

Location:  Little Strawberry House, Madison, MS   MAP  (You can ignore the reserved parking signs as they are only for weekdays.)

Scale:  28mm

Title:  Battle of Tudela, Spain, sometime in November 1808.

Setting:  A quasi-fictional battle between the invading French and their Polish allies under Marshall Lannes against the defending Spanish under General Castaños.

Rules:  Carnage and Glory - Napoleonic

Notes:  This is our annual “MLK Weekend” game. 

Food will be provided by the Jackson Gamers, featuring homemade “white” chili.  Please let Jim know by Thursday if you are coming so we can have enough provender.

Gamemaster:  Tim Chadwick

Game Saturday January 7, 2023

SATURDAY Jan. 7, 2023

Location:  Jay Striblilng's house.  MAP

Scale:  15mm

Title: Attacking the Center!

Setting: Chickamauga creek northern Georgia

Rules: Brigade Fire & Fury - only slightly modified

Notes: A scenario based upon the first day of battle with Gen. Bragg’s Army of the Tennessee attacking MG William Rosecrans’ Army of the Cumberland at Chickamauga Creek. Can the Confederates crack the center of the Union line?

Gamemaster: Ed Sansing

The Empire Tries to Strike Back!

SATURDAY Dec. 3, 2022 at 10:00 am

Location:   Alex Kirk's house in Forest    MAP

Scale:  1:285 microarmor

Title:  The Empire Tries to Strike Back!

Setting:  In September 2022, instead of being caught flatfooted and routed, the Russian 1st Guards Tank Army manages to regroup and counterattack the Ukrainian 92nd Mechanized Brigade west of Kupiansk.

Rules:  A Fist Full of TOWs, 3rd edition.

Notes:  Lunch will be sandwiches so please RSVP if you have not already so we'll have enough.

             Rendezvous at Jay's house [ MAP ] by 9:15 to carpool to Forest.

Gamemaster:  Alex Kirk

Game - October 15, 2022

Location:  Alex Kirk’s house in Forrest, MS   MAP

Scale:  1:285 microarmor

Title:  Encounter at Alsfeld

Setting:  The 1st Brigade (2-41 Infantry and 1-67 Armor), 2nd Armored Division, with 3rd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment attached, race to intercept the exploiting elements of the Soviet 20th Guards Motorized Rifle Division.

Rules:  A Fist Full of TOWs 3rd Edition

Notes:  Please let Alex know (at ) if you are attending so Diane can ensure she prepares enough rations (waffles!!!) for everyone.

For those living in and around the metro Jackson area or driving through it, we’ll rendezvous at Jay’s house ( MAP ) by 9:30 am to carpool/convoy to Alex’s.

Gamemaster:  Alex Kirk


Hope to see you there!