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

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

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