Hi, my name is Adrian and I’m a historical gamer. If that sounds like the beginning of an introduction at an AA meeting nothing could be further from the truth. I don’t have a problem and even if I do, I don’t want to quit. My good friend Jon Reinhart of Wargaming Recon and Geeks Explicitly fame asked me the other day if I would be interested in writing an occasional piece for Troll in the Corner about the various aspects of historic wargaming. Up [...]
Do you have an opinion? I bet you do. Do you have a special interest in some aspect of the tabletop hobby? Is there some bit of gaming that particularly fascinates you? Would you like to use the Troll in the Corner site as a platform to reach thousands of other gamers? Then come on board! We’re looking for new columnists at Troll in the Corner, and we’d love to include you. We’re particularly eager for more articles about role-playing games and card games, but [...]
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope is one of the best pieces of cinema made in all of human history. What are some of the signs to alert viewers of the film’s magnificence? Jonathan shares 5 signs that show this is a great film. About Jonathan J. ReinhartJonathan J. Reinhart is an editor of Troll in the Corner where he writes about wargaming. Jonathan also is the owner of the CWF Game Cast. He hosts the Wargaming Recon podcast (formerly CWF Game Cast [...]
Aaron Bostian blogging at the Fancy Wars.
Prison Architect is a fun and challenging game. It is currently in Alpha but is a stable and enjoyable game for Windows and Mac OSX. Jonathan apologizes in this episode for confusion he caused last time. The Ray Harryhausen episode was mistakenly referred to as Episode 39. It is actually episode 38. This Prison Architect episode is #39. Please accept our apologies. About Jonathan J. ReinhartJonathan J. Reinhart is an editor of Troll in the Corner where he writes about wargaming. Jonathan also is [...]
Henry Hyde Editor of Miniature Wargames now with Battlegames. Henry Hyde reveals lots of amazing news to the Wargaming Recon audience before anyone else! Editor Henry Hyde is back to discuss the upcoming release to his book, the Wargaming Compendium, and his role as the newest editor of Miniature Wargames magazine. Henry first appeared in Episode 58: Henry Hyde and Battlegames Magazine, which is in our list of Top 10 Most Popular episodes. We also discuss: <!–more–> Jonathan doing a 3 mile walk to raise [...]
I was not in Boston yesterday during the horrific events that unfolded at the Boston Marathon finish line. My family had opted to watch the race go through our home town. I do know many people who were in town, and I know that they and many, many others have been affected by what happened to them, what they witnessed and the general mood here near Boston since yesterday afternoon. I think I speak for everyone here at TC when I say our hearts and [...]