6 Years of Solo Games

On January 28 2012 I published my first post on this blog. It’s six years since then and I thought this could be a good time for some retrospective reflection. I published 185 posts, initially in Italian, then switching to English. I don’t remember which system I used for my first posts: they seem to […]

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SICILY 1943 SESSION:6 – Mopping up in Caltanissetta

Previous Events: Our heroes are the leaders of an American infantry platoon: Lt.Plutarcus “Pluto” Brown, who wants to write a war novel. Sgt.Antony “Tony” Russo, who hopes to meet his Sicilian relatives. Sgt.Edward “Eddy” O’Dorley, whose ambition is to be promoted to a higher rank. (1) The platoon successfully reaches Sicily, together with large American and […]

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Sicily 1943 Session:3 – Tenente Murru’s ambush

A Valor&Victory / Ironsworn wargame/RPG mashup. This is a plastic soldiers game: please don’t expect historical accuracy. Recap: Our heroes are the leaders of an American infantry platoon: Lt.Plutarcus “Pluto” Brown, who dreams of writing a war novel. Sgt.Antony “Tony” Russo, who hopes to meet his Sicilian relatives. Sgt.Edward “Eddy” O’Dorley, whose ambition is to be promoted to a higher […]

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Sicily 1943 Session:2 – 11 July 1943

A Valor&Victory / Ironsworn wargame/RPG mashup. This is a plastic soldiers game: please don’t expect historical accuracy. Recap: Our heroes are the leaders of an American infantry platoon: Lt.Plutarcus “Pluto” Brown, Sgt.Antony “Tony” Russo and Sgt.Edward “Eddy” O’Dorley. They have successfully reached Sicily, together with large American and British armies. The same day, they unsuccessfully tried to dislodge a […]

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Sicily 1943 Session:1 – 10 July 1943

This is a plastic soldiers game: please don’t expect historical accuracy. (Map from The Liberation Trilogy) First session of my Valor&Victory / Ironsworn wargame/RPG mashup. Our heroes are the leaders of an American infantry platoon: Lt.Plutarcus “Pluto” Brown, Sgt.Antony “Tony” Russo and Sgt.Edward “Eddy” O’Dorley h:6 AM: The heroes land on one of the best defended […]

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