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Westmarcher
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« Reply #15 on: 08 October 2018, 01:34:11 PM »

Powder & Plop ~ Warfare in the Age of Sail and Gunpowder

Bible & Throat ~ The 30 Years War and other Wars of Religion.

Cotton Buds & Techno Plasters ~ The War of Jenkins' Ear
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« Reply #16 on: 08 October 2018, 05:22:03 PM »

Pike and Pot - ECW
Pike and Peltast - Ancient Successors
Pike and Plaid - Flodden
Pike and Prejudice - The Wars of Religion

Musket and Morion - TYW
Matchlock and Minion - ECW
Marsin and Marlborough - WSS
Mitre and Musket - WAS/SYW

Billhooks and Balls - 15th Century Warfare
Byzantines and Bashi-Bazouks - The Fall of Constntinople
Berbers and Bedouin - French Foreign Legion
Brigs and Barquentines - Coastal Warfare in the Age of Sail

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paulr
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« Reply #17 on: 08 October 2018, 07:49:59 PM »

 Applause Applause Applause

"For King" & "Parliament"  Wink
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Chris Pringle
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« Reply #18 on: 08 October 2018, 08:59:00 PM »

How about this range of rules, each tailored to a particular segment of the wargamer market:

Pettifogging & Pedantry
Dither & Dally
Beer & Bombast
Heads Down & Mindless Charge

And geared especially to denizens of this forum

Facetiousness & Frivolity
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Leon
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« Reply #19 on: 08 October 2018, 09:54:40 PM »

I'm liking the alliteration going on here!
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« Reply #20 on: 08 October 2018, 10:16:28 PM »

The theme I was working on was actually existing abbreviations, so:

P&P. postage and packing

M&M  chocolate buttons

B&B.  bed and breakfast.
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« Reply #21 on: 08 October 2018, 10:18:24 PM »

The theme I was working on was actually existing abbreviations, so:

... I'd not noticed that bit...  Embarrassed  I'm not going to do very well when the new series of Only Connect kicks off...!
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« Reply #22 on: 09 October 2018, 07:57:28 AM »

Centurions and Aztecs - competing gamers try and get their favourite range released by the best miniature figure supplier in the worldBatting Eyelashes
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Lord Oik of Runcorn
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Oik of the Year 2013
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Chris Pringle
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« Reply #23 on: 09 October 2018, 08:38:10 AM »

The ideal super-detailed WWII tank rules for us trackheads and rivetcounters:

Protractor & Percentile Dice

(You only need two tank models to play the game, but it will take you a whole weekend.)
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Ithoriel
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« Reply #24 on: 09 October 2018, 11:56:11 AM »

Distractions & Denizens - gaming the Pendraken Forum Cheesy
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Westmarcher
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Sir Oik of Westmarch


« Reply #25 on: 09 October 2018, 01:31:26 PM »

Boots & Saddles .... American Plains Wars

Blades & Saddles  .... the spoof version

Mills & Boom ..... romantic trench warfare

Mortar & Pistol ... siege warfare for chemists

Assault & Petard ...... siege warfare for foodies

Pick & Mix .... siege warfare in Ireland

Grab & Run ..... me and my coat ......
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« Reply #26 on: 09 October 2018, 02:45:19 PM »

I'd share my ideas, but I'm laughing too hard just reading what's already been posted. So I'll just Read & Chuckle!

Terry
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« Reply #27 on: 09 October 2018, 03:49:52 PM »

Bonnie and Clyde - The Young Pretender's exploits in the Glasgow area.

Blame Westmarcher. He put me up to it!

Rock and Roll - a dice based game amongst neanderthals. (i.e. any game played by Forum members)

Boosey & Hawkes - Drunken revelry with falcons
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Lord Oik of Runcorn
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Oik of the Year 2013
Oik of the Year 2014
Prize for originality and 'having a go, bless him', 2015
3 votes in the 2016 Painting Competition!

15mm is dead. It just doesn't know it yet.
Ithoriel
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« Reply #28 on: 09 October 2018, 03:58:08 PM »

Tea & Symphony - adding the RASC and ENSA to your WW2 games
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« Reply #29 on: 09 October 2018, 04:03:48 PM »

Rock & A Hard place - game of marital challenges
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