The Kaiser’s Elephants – a scenario for Triumph & Tragedy

The Kaiser’s Elephants – a scenario for Triumph & Tragedy

Recently I finished the Kaiser’s Elephants – a scenario for Triumph & Tragedy. A Long time ago I had the idea of a scenario, which simulates big game hunting in Africa. But I also want to have some struggle between two armies. So I came up with the idea of a skirmish between poachers and the German Schutztruppe. This was my first scenario ever, so … 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