This is Ganesha's program at Origins 2009 (Columbus, OH, June 24th to 28th). Make sure you come at our tables if you attend, and please vote for our Song of Drums and Shakos napoleonic skirmish rules in the Best Historical Miniature Rules award. All our events are ongoing -- short scenarios repeated during the day, so check the Origins guide for details and hours.
Wednesday and Thursday
Fear and Faith demo game. Zombie survivors must recover a crate of grenades in a zombie-infested area.
Song of Drums and Shakos demo game. A meeting engagement near a village.
The SDS scenario will be repeated every day with different forces.
Playtest game of Tales of Blades and Heroes, the RPG based on SBH.
Multiplayer Mutants and Death Ray Guns scenarios (two, one ran by Ganesha and another by another GM)
SDS meeting engagement scenario.
Tales of Blades and Heroes playtest in the night.
Saturday and Sunday
"Song of Blades for Dummies", an introductory scenario aimed at new players;
SDS meeting engagement.
Also remember that there will be other SBH and MDRG tables in the miniature hall, and that Splintered Light Miniatures will be demoing Song of the Splintered Lands.
See you there!
- Usagi's site with SBH review and batreps (FRENCH)
- short review on wombatzone.com
- Short review on lulu.com
- Short review on Lead Adventure Forum
- Scapetalk Podcast(check 46:30)
- SBH Batrep (FRENCH)
- Review on Warmania (FRENCH LANGUAGE)
- Review on Ubiquitous Orcs blog
- review on rpg.net
- Review on Rivetsandsteam
- Review on Mainly28s
- review on KaosOnline (ITALIAN LANGUAGE)
- review on Hydra Comics ITALIAN LANGUAGE
- review on Gioconomicon boards (Italian)
- Review of Song of the Splintered Lands on Lead Adventure forum
- Review of SBH on Tabletopgamingnews
- Review of SAM on BoardgameGeek by M.Siggins
- Review and batrep on Geektactica
- positive review of SBH on Fictional Reality 31
- Origins Interview on Theory from the Closet podcast
- Mondi Alterei review (Italian)
- Meeples and Miniatures podcast
- Magehammer solo SBH fan site with batreps
- In depth review on tabletop-terrain.com
- German language review of SBH
- French language review by Le Loups du Téméraire
- Discussion thread on rpg.net
- Discussion about SBH on Eolake Stobblehouse's Blog
- detailed review on TMP
- Detailed Battle report on TMP
- Detailed Battle report on TMP
- Danish language review of SBH
- Customer review on Amazon.com
- Boromir's and Kermit's SBH page on their blog
- batrep and review on Orcandgrinder
- A detailed review on rpg.net
lunedì 1 giugno 2009
SONG OF THE SPLINTERED LANDS, a supplement for Song of Blades and Heroes joint-produced by Ganesha Games and Splintered Light Miniatures, will be available as a printed book at Splintered Light Miniatures' booth at Origins 2009 (Columbus, OH, June 24th-28th). The author John McBride will run games of SSL every day.
The book includes:
Campaign Rules for two different rebellion scenarios and for
building and defending a ‘strategic hamlet” in disputed territory;
More Fog of War with rules for variable strength warbands
and variable missions with dummy markers and scouting;
Cultural Background for the Druid’s Wyldewood, the dwarves of
Mountain Home, and the goblin races of Moonglade;
New Races including the Druid’s Children -- talking and tool-using
animal species including hares, hedgehogs, moles, shrews, squirrels,
foxes, and others;
New Special Rules including scouting, deafness, ballistas, beasts of war and bodyguards;
New Terrain, particularly defensive works of wood and dirt including
ditches, stockades, and log buildings;
Kid friendly, this is a great game system for father/son (or parent/child) gaming. Prizes for all participants.