Darkest Africa Tribal Warriors in hideous masks

My Anglo-Danish army for SAGA

My Anglo-Danish army for SAGA

Today I want to show you my anglo-danish army for SAGA. Unlike the Vikings the Anglo-Danish play less aggressive. Their abilities clearly favor more defensive tactics. In some scenarios this is an advantage, but sometimes you can have a hard time winning the game. But nonetheless they are fun to play. Like the Vikings, the Anglo-Danish are an infantry based army. So if you want to play … Show me more

Miniature wargames I played in 2016

Miniature wargames I played in 2016

While GlueandDice for the most part is about building and painting stuff, today it’s all about the miniature wargames I played in 2016. I like the AARs which people share  on their blogs or forums like Lead-Adventures. But personally, I never wrote a AAR myself. Maybe in the future I will have the time and the passion to write some. But for now, I will … Show me more

How to build a modular river for wargaming

How to build a modular river for wargaming

For my Darkest Africa campaign I need some kind of modular river for wargaming. Especially for games like Pulp Alley a river offers some nice gameplay options. Bridges, crocodiles and shallow water also add some kind of fluff to the game. And you can’t have too much scenery in our hobby. So maybe you would like to check out our jungle tree tutorial as well. In the first step I … Show me more

Colonial wargaming in Darkest Africa

Colonial wargaming in Darkest Africa

Colonial wargaming in Darkest Africa is a common theme among wargamers. Of cours there are other theaters aswell. But I personally prefer the dark continent. Cannibals, wild animals and other mysteries. You have to love it. The rules There are a lot of rules for colonial wargaming. My favorite one is Triumph & Tragedy (mostly known as T&T) made by Björn Reichel and Christian Steimel. In addition … Show me more

How to build jungle trees for wargaming

How to build jungle trees for wargaming

I need a lot of terrain for my upcoming Pulp Alley campaign. I did some research on the internet. Inspired by Dr.Mathias tutorial, I made up a plan to build some jungle trees for wargaming. Building the base For the trunk I used some plastic tubes, instead of PVC pipes. The length of the tubes was just fine, so no sawing was required. I hot glued them … Show me more