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Spartan Games: Dystopian & Firestorm Goodies

Our buddies over at Spartan Games just kicked out a boatload (hehe) of new products headed your way February.  Let’s get started: Firestorm Armada – Here come the Battlecruisers! FADF16 Dindrenzi Federation Battlecruiser Squadron This box set contains a Squadron of 2 x Cataphract Class Battlecruisers. Each Battlecruiser mounts a twined pair of fearsome railguns […]

Wargames Gallery 2-21-13

Pacific Rim – Khador Style!Caption Contest – GO! Enjoy. If you have an awesome wargames shot you think would make a great BoLS pic of the day, email us. We love spectacle and characterful shots so lets see what you budding photographers can do! Warhammer 40,000, Fantasy, Warmachine/Hordes, DUST & Flames of War miniatures photos […]

Dystopian Wars BATTLE REPORT: EotBS vs Prussia

Hi everybody. The BoLS video battle reports continue – This week Dystopian Wars sails full steam ahead with its second blazing fleet battle. BushidoRedPanda’s Blazing Sun fleet encounters Scrimshaw’s Prussian task force amid a rocky and treacherous atoll. Subscribe to the BoLS YouTube Channel ~Comments are welcome guys!  You can expect many more battle reports […]

Dystopian Wars BATTLE REPORT: EotBS Fleet Action

Hi everybody. The BoLS video battle reports continue – This week Dystopian Wars sails into view on our new Water table. BushidoRedPanda and Bigred race off with Empire of the Blazing Sun fleets. Welcome to the high seas everybody! Subscribe to the BoLS YouTube Channel ~Comments are welcome guys!  You can expect many more battle […]

Dystopian Wars: Fleet Overview

Play this game! Today let’s analyze the pros and cons of each faction of Dystopian Wars.  There’s currently 7 core nations to the game so I’ll go over them first.  Each faction has their own unique thing going for them, so I’ll try to touch upon their aesthetics as well as their playstyle in this […]

Editorial: Why You Should Play Dystopian Wars

Is that a Giant Squid or are you happy to see me? A quick blurp about why Dystopian Wars is awesome and you should play it. Movement is King Dystopian Wars, in a nutshell, is a naval steampunk version of chess.  Movement is absolutely crucial in this game and correct usage of your fleet’s movement, […]

DYSTOPIAN WARS – Invisible Magnets

As we all know the Dystopian Wars models are amazing; both in detail and sheer imagination.  So once you have painted your model how do you go about transporting it from one gaming den to another without ruining them? You could buy foam and cases to protect them but if your on a budget like […]

Dystopian Wars – Combat (part 1)

Kraggi here from the Varcan Cluster.My second Article about the rules of the Dystopian Wars, last time Activations, this time Shooting. The movement phase itself is pretty straight forward so I decided to avoid a very small post about it. In Dystopian Wars your measurements (which can be made at anytime) are done from the […]

Dystopian War Tactics – Activations!

Kraggi again from the Varcan ClusterThe first in a series of Articles exploring the rules & tactics of the Dystopian Wars game. First things first its not the Movement phase… its Activation’s! So unlike a lot of the games you may play, Dystopian Wars turns are not one person moves their entire fleet / army and then the […]

Dystopian Wars: An Overview

Kraggi again from the Varcan Cluster with a review of the Dystopian Wars.The Dystopian Wars are set in the 1870’s, although it is not the 1870 we know. The Industrial revolution has already happened, and the technology has far surpassed what was available in our timeline. It is all powered by a new Element, and the […]