For some time now I have been running a WW2 play-by-email campaign with five “generals”. The original idea was to give them a strategic game which would provide me with some interesting tabletop solo wargames.
However, I have become too bogged down in getting the visual depiction correct and this has slowed down the execution of the big game.
And so, in the recent spate of bad weather which banned me from both the gaming and painting sheds I had a re-think.
The campaign will now progress somewhat faster and individual engagements will probably be fought as board games or simple tabletop wargames without the frills.
I have already played as a board game the expected table-top game that took more than a month to set up, of which more later…