Theseus already appears in the Greek force list, along with his most famous foe, the Minotaur. Earlier in his career, Theseus defeated six other foes on the road to Athens. Here their list by Graeme Davis, the author of Theseus and the Minotaur in the Osprey Adventures Myths and Legends series. He has also written historical roleplaying supplements including GURPS Vikings and the AD&D Celts Campaign Sourcebook.
In the gallery another army: Greeks by Kevin Moon.
Talespinner ($4.99, 92-page PDF) is a collection of materials for wargames and roleplaying games by Ganesha Games, and for other games written by Andrea Sfiligoi. In this issue:
For Tales of Blades and Heroes RPG:
Adventure: The Lady in the Emerald. Can our heroes rescue the lady and break the curse of the emerald?
Adventure: The Black Gem. Naked and weaponless, can our heroes survive a haunted graveyard?
Two Troll NPCs
Two Unique Magic Items
Questions and Answers
For Song of Arthur and Merlin:
Song of Kings and Knights campaign system
For Osprey Publishing’s Of Gods and Mortals:
Errata, Tournament Rules, FAQ, Clarifications
Three scenarios used in the Italian tournaments
For Osprey publishing’s A Fistful of Kung Fu:
location trait rules for Large Glass and Marbles
Weapon rules for Smoke Bombs and Caltrops.
A paperback edition will be available in mid July 2014. Please let us know if you spot any typos or mistakes!
We added in the gallery an Egyptian army modelled and painted by Mauro Lillo Fermani and photographed by Valerio Gaetani. Enjoy!
An interesting discussion on The Miniatures Pages about more miniatures to play with OGAM:
On the 15mm Wargaming for Fun and Sanity blog, you can see a detailed Japanese battle. Check it out.
http://www.adwgames.com/design.html a bit of a podcast interview with me (OGAM’s Andrea Sfiligoi) on the ADW Games website.
Forgive the sound quality (I was on a bluetooth headset on skype and the neighbors decided that was the right moment to hang a few paintings on their walls!). And please forgive my accent, I hope I speak clearly enough.
Oh yeah, you’ll notice a mention of a certain Doggerland Skirmish game (based on SOBH but with enough tweaks to interest old hats, I hope) that I’m writing for them and that they’ll be kickstarting soon.
More about this tomorrow… I’ll point you to the full podcast when it is available.