A new rules set always results in questions about how the finer points of the game should work so Notes From The Recent Fighting is the place to go to find answers to some of the harder questions.
Numerous people asked for a handy printable version of the quick reference sheet so we have made a PDF version for you to download and print out, and perhaps have it laminated.
Our group – the Flames Of War Regina Rifles, FRR, has events almost every month and sometimes more than
once a month. And, every second month we have a large team game. Next month in March there will be a
large Great War Battle.
It’s the summer of 1918, after a massive effort the Western Front has stabilized after the surprisingly aggressive German spring offensive. Though most of the General Currie’s Canadian Corps held the line around Vimy Ridge during this period, one of his most valuable units, under Major Raymond Brutinel’s, the Motor Machine Gun Corps provided much needed mobile firepower at critical moments. In June of 1918, he gives a speech at a supper club in London extolling the achievements of the allied forces but cautioning his audience that Germany is far from beaten, hard work and loss of life are necessary to bring the war to an end, an end which he believes will be in 1919. How did he get to this point in history
We sponsored an episode of the always excellent The Great War – The Online Video Series! Check it out and you might just find a special offer for The Great War viewers.