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Offline RichBliss

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Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il. Now with photos.
« on: January 30, 2018, 04:07:27 PM »
Ran a six player game using Africa Needs Steam rules last weekend.  French, British, German, American expeditions, A Zanzibari taxation mission and a village of slavers. The American takes the win as the “important personage” bagged his white rhino.  The scenario featured a cave which was sacred to the native player and also the location of King Solomon’s Mines. I’ll post some photos shortly.
« Last Edit: February 04, 2018, 04:10:03 AM by RichBliss »

Offline mysteriousbill

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il.
« Reply #1 on: January 30, 2018, 10:21:47 PM »
I got to play the Americans and spent the game ignoring the rest of the teams (except the Zanibarians who I gave a well timed bribe to).  lol

Offline Tom Reed

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il.
« Reply #2 on: February 01, 2018, 06:44:46 PM »
It looked like a right spiffy game! Loved the terrain and the cards you made for the different factions.
Jane! Stop this crazy thing!

Offline RichBliss

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il.
« Reply #3 on: February 04, 2018, 04:05:38 AM »
Pictures, finally.

Offline RichBliss

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il.
« Reply #4 on: February 04, 2018, 04:07:21 AM »
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Offline RichBliss

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il.
« Reply #5 on: February 04, 2018, 04:08:58 AM »
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Offline RichBliss

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il.
« Reply #6 on: February 04, 2018, 04:09:35 AM »
Last batch

Offline Belisarius

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il. Now with photos.
« Reply #7 on: February 04, 2018, 07:35:32 AM »
Great effort, great game . The guy kneeling ,using field glasses ,is about to come a cropper with those crocs .....

Offline FifteensAway

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il. Now with photos.
« Reply #8 on: February 04, 2018, 05:15:55 PM »
Must have known I'd be dropping by what with starting with a photo of critters!  Well done, sir.  Double points per wild critter so 180 points to you.  And a bonus pack camel in there, too.  So, should it be kudos for the kudus?  Is that what's in that first photo?  Looks like but there are so many various gazelles and such in Africa... 

Oh, and the combatants and terrain look decent as well.   lol

Offline RichBliss

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il. Now with photos.
« Reply #9 on: February 04, 2018, 06:56:29 PM »
Kudu is correct.  Here’s a bonus photo where you can see a Gorilla and a Lion Pride in the top right corner.

Offline DintheDin

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il. Now with photos.
« Reply #10 on: February 04, 2018, 07:03:09 PM »
Beautiful terrain! The game looks great!
Now and then we had a hope that if we lived and were good, God would permit us to be pirates. – Mark Twain, Life on the Mississippi

Offline Alcide Nikopol

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il. Now with photos.
« Reply #11 on: February 05, 2018, 02:57:44 PM »
Looks like lots of fun.
A.Nik-

Offline Marine0846

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Re: Africa Game - Winter War Champaign Il. Now with photos.
« Reply #12 on: February 06, 2018, 11:53:03 AM »
Great looking photos.
Love all the wild life.
Semper Fi, Mac

 

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