Archive for October 2016

Best Wargames for Beginners

Marcowargamer goes over the best wargames for beginners. Some of the series included in his video are Waterloo 20, X-wing, Warhammer, Age of Sigmar, and more. For the full list, check out the video here.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=geXvlJlrKmc

Warpath Mini Tank Figure

Here is a great figure from the Transformers Series. He is an autobot tank commander who has featured in some of the films, including Dark Side of the Moon.

Men of War: Assault Squad 2 Multiplayer Robz Mod

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=579VbhLY1ZQ

A real PvP playthrough of intense tank vs tank action in Men of War: Assault Squad 2. Commentary is provided by the Shermanator and the video provides great coverage of the WW2-based map.

Game Depot – Tempe, AZ

3136 S McClintock DrSte 11
Tempe, AZ 85282

Game Depot in Tempe, Arizona  has a unique game selection. The shelves are pretty much lined with games form many series, from the popular Warhammer Series to Magic the Gathering and Star Wars. Of course, there are also the many lines of merchandise for the popular Dungeons and Dragons series. The staff are knowledgeable and provide great quality service.

VR Game Coming from 4A Games, Makers of Metro

4A games is preparing to roll out a new, sci-fi style VR game. The news may excite fans of VR, while those who actively follow the Metro series may be wondering if this is a potential sequel in disguise. However, 4A games announced that the project was one of only two in active development. It appears there is another major title in the works.

Follow the story here http://www.vg247.com/2016/10/14/settle-down-metro-fans-4a-games-is-working-on-another-project-besides-its-vr-game/

Wargaming Terrain: Ruined Urban Parkland

Awesome set up of an urban setting with ruined parkland. You can see the detail with the damaged pavement, cracks in walls, and fallen tree trunk. The terrain looks primed for a game of Warhammer or other popular series. You can also simulate a WW2 game here, imagine a squad of Panzer tanks and Shermans going at it.
See the terrain here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eKhwDv64mJs

T-34 Medium Tank During World War II

The T-34 tank was one of the most famous and massively produced units both during WW2 and after. This documentary shows the tank and its role as factor in the Soviet’s campaign against Nazi Germany.  The tank went on to be produced and delivered to hundreds of other countries after the war years.

See the documentary here

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2zyzV6RFQY

Common Ground Games – Dallas, TX

1328 Inwood Rd,

Dallas, TX 75247

Common Ground Games is a great choice if you are looking for a place to spend your time. They have a number of demos to try out, including some new and old, classic games. Many events are hosted here, including tournaments for Magic: The Gathering. If you are looking for a specific game or series, just ask and they can search it up for you. I have met many friends here because it is a place that many tabletop gamers gather.