• Posts Tagged ‘here I stand’

    Here I Stand: Turn 3 Finally Starts after Torturous Preliminary Phases!

    by  • August 1, 2012 • People & Events • Comments Off on Here I Stand: Turn 3 Finally Starts after Torturous Preliminary Phases!

    Continuing with Here I Stand:  Wars of the Reformation 1517-1555, it has taken several weeks to get through the preliminaries of Turn 3 (remember, the whole game started in May!)  Now, we finally get to play our cards in the Action Phase! Why did it take so long?  Well, part of the reason is...

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    Wargaming with Men: I Take Florence, but Germany is Lost!

    by  • June 29, 2012 • People & Events • Comments Off on Wargaming with Men: I Take Florence, but Germany is Lost!

    Turn 2 endeth and the Protestants march ahead.  Apparently God is on summer break for this tragic Pope! What I did was follow the advice of a veteran friend and attack Florence.  This gave me two crucial victory points, but I ended up with a net loss of one due to the Protestants doing...

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    Wargaming with Men: Turn 1 Endeth!

    by  • June 19, 2012 • People & Events • 2 Comments

    I’ve reached the end of Turn 1 and, as my first-time ever as Pope, my butt is being KICKED by the Protestants.  I believe that I let them get away with too many  conversions.  Should have tried burning more of them!  Right now, we move into the diplomacy phase of Turn 2.  I finally...

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