Held the first ever ZONA ALFA contest over at the Book of Faces S7 group, a small terrain piece for a 3″ x 5″ base. (or thereabouts) Received 11 solid entries, lots of support and encouragement, then had an incredibly difficult time selecting winners. At the end of the deliberations, 3rd place went to Kieran […]Read More ZONA ALFA Terrain Contest
Two items today. First up the entries for the S7 Zona Alfa Terrain Contest at the FB Group. Well done, all around. Winners will be announced 15 Feb. Next is a photo of one of the contest prizes: a 5-man crew. Anvil Industry makes great figs. Next are some shots of a recent game where […]Read More Zone findings
ZONA ALFA Test Game Jan. 19, 2019 Four members of the Cape Cod Wargame Commission spent Saturday afternoon playing Zona Alfa. We decided on a Factory Raid in a Threat Level Two area – four Hot Spots plus the Mission Objective. A 2 v 2 game, Other Pat and I faced off against Matt and John. […]Read More ZONA ALFA: The Factory at Dobryanka
A NEW WAR ROOM Moving the hobby game room down into the basement took a while, what with preliminary clean up and then physical transfer of well, everything. But it is more or less complete. I’m pressed for time today but here are photos of last night’s Zona Alfa game in the new digs. Here’s […]Read More Pix from last night’s game in the new war room.
Kickstarter… Yeah I know. Great idea – not always the best experience. Incessant delays, poor communications, long-winded excuses, sub- par products, partial fulfillment… I’m 50/50 Good to Bad projects over the past five years. And lately, I’ve given up altogether. It’s just not worth the hassle. Sure, nice figs/game/terrain but I’ll wait until they’re available […]Read More Chechen Wars 28mm Kickstarter
SAMPLE CHARACTER SHEET FOR ZONE FIREFIGHTS CHARACTER NAME: Leytenánt Timur Bok CORE PROFILE MOVEMENT COMBAT ABILITY ARMOR WILL 6″/Action 5 Mil-Body Armor (4) 6 WEAPONS WEAPON TYPE RANGE FIREPOWER DAMAGE MP443 GRACH Pistol Melee -12″ 1 0 AK74 Assault Rifle 1″- 36″ 3 1 OPERATIONAL SPECIALTY/ABILITY SCROUNGER: May SEARCH Terrain item twice. HUSTLE: +2″ […]Read More ZP Sample Character Sheet
The 4th of July weekend is upon us so this is a short post. Another squad for ZP. I painted up five more Eureka Soviets with Pig Iron heads. A simple modification that’s easy and works well to provide loads of appropriate looking Zone denizens is no time. This squad can be unaffiliated STALKERS, a […]Read More Another Zona Perestrelki crew