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3614

Wolfsburg Campaign Day Seven

Napoleon has defeated three of the four Prussian corps, two in the centre at Wolfsburg and the third in the south at Lehre. The fourth, 1st Prussian corps,
thistlebarrow
13 Jun
#3614
 
3613

: A Comprehensive Wargames System

This week I explain the different types of maps I use in my campaign. I make my own maps, which are all designed for my 1813 campaign. Any commercial map
thistlebarrow
10 Jun
#3613
 
3612

Wolfsburg Campaign Day Six

Napoleon has regained the initiative. 1st Prussian corps in the north, and 4th Prussian corps in the south have both been defeated and forced to retreat. This
thistlebarrow
6 Jun
#3612
 
3611

: A Comprehensive Wargames System

It takes considerable time to set up each campaign phase, including producing new strategic and tactical maps. So I wanted each phase to produce more than
thistlebarrow
3 Jun
#3611
 
3610

Wolfsburg Campaign Day Four

The French victory at Jeggau has reversed their defeat at Lehre. 4th French corps have not only occupied that town, they have also captured three days
thistlebarrow
30 May
#3610
 
3609

: A Comprehensive Wargames System

This week is called “men and supermen” and considers how to use different types of troops in the campaign. For many years some elite, such as French old
thistlebarrow
27 May
#3609
 
3608

Wolfsburg Campaign Day Three

The loss of the battle of Lehre has disrupted Napoleon’s plans. He had intended to take and hold Lehre then move the 1st corps (Imperial Garde) north to
thistlebarrow
23 May
#3608
 
3607

: A Comprehensive Wargames System

In response to last week’s blog I was asked how I can ensure that I complete each wargame within 12 moves without sacrificing a lot at the tactical level.
thistlebarrow
20 May
#3607
 
3606

1813 Wolfsburg Camaign Day One

https://uk.groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/all/list The campaign opened with the Prussians advancing on Jeggau in the north, Wolfsburg in the centre and Lehre in
thistlebarrow
16 May
#3606
 
3605

: A Comprehensive Wargames System

You can use any commercial rules with my comprehensive wargames system, just as you can use any basing system. However you will have to consider how they
thistlebarrow
13 May
#3605
 
3604

1813 Wolfsburg Campaign

The next phase of the 1813 campaign is set in northern Germany and continues Napoleon’s attempt to defeat Blucher. This is the sixth campaign between the
thistlebarrow
8 May
#3604
 
3603

: A Comprehensive Wargames System

As part of the planning for my comprehensive wargames system I realised that the size and type of wargames table would be critical. I was fortunate that I
thistlebarrow
6 May
#3603
 
3602

End of Cuidad Real Campaign

The Cuidad Real campaign has ended in a French victory, but only just. The campaign took two months to complete and lasted for 13 campaign days. It provided
thistlebarrow
2 May
#3602
 
3601

Scenario 24: Ambush; One Hour War Games by Neil Thomas.

Road between a hill and a lake (I used two hills; the one on right, banned for both sides; the other, on left banned for enemy vanguard. Added a river, a clump
Simon Gilbert
30 Apr
#3601
 
3600

: A Comprehensive Wargames System

This week the blog entry explains how the corps are organised into armies and why the 1813 campaign was chosen. The aim is to use all of the different
thistlebarrow
29 Apr
#3600
 
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