Posts by Author: 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!

Game Saturday Oct, 1, 2022, 10:00 am

Location:  The "Little Strawberry House" in Strawberry Park, Madison, north of Bruce Campbell Field.   MAP 

Scale: 25mm.

Title: Battle of Hanging Rock, 1780.

Setting: General Sumter ("Gamecock") mustered 900 North and South Carolina infantry and cavalry (mostly militia in 3 or 4 detachments) to launch a surprise attack on Major Carden's 450 Loyalist Provincials and Colonel Bryan's 300 North Carolina Highland militia strung out in 4 camps near Hanging Rock, SC. A small Royal Artillery detachment with a 3 lb. field gun is the only British unit. A single troop of Tarleton's Dragoons is also in the area. It historically was a hard fought battle.    LINK

Rules: Steve's "The White's of their Eyes" rules.


1.  On Saturday, there are no reserved parking slots around the Little Strawberry House.

2.  Please RSVP by Friday morning so that sufficient provisions may be procured.

Gamemaster: Steve Haller


Game Saturday, September 3rd

SATURDAY Sep. 3, 2022, beginning at 10:00 am

Location:  Jay Stribling's house   MAP

 Scale:  40mm

Title:  none given

Setting:  Somewhere in western Germany in the Seven Years War

Rules:  Based on Commands and Colors - Highlander rules

Notes:  This is an imaginary battle using Jay's home cast 40mm tricorne figures.

Gamemaster:  Jay Stribling


Hope to see you there!

August 20th Game

SATURDAY August 20, 2022  [at 10:00 am]

Location:  Alex Kirk's house in Forest, MS.    MAP  Look for the M-60 tank at the American Legion/VFW lodges just before the turn off US Hwy 80 and then the Texas A&M cover on his mailbox.

Scale:  1:285 microarmor

Title:  We Gotta Make That Flight!

Setting:  The 3rd Canadian Infantry Division fights the 12th SS Panzer Division Hitlerjugend over possession of the Carpiquet airfield: June 07 - June 09, 1944.  Scenario -- 

Rules:  Memoir '44 (Overlord Expansion)

Notes:  Please RSVP to Alex [ ] if you are coming so his quartermaster can procure enough provisions (sandwiches, etc.).

For Jackson metro area games, we'll rendezvous at Jay's house about 9:15 to carpool/convoy to Alex's.

Gamemaster:  Alex Kirk