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Combat Commander

Combat Commander victory

Today was the monthly Strategy Wargaming meet-up at Sentry Box. I managed to be able to arrange a game of Combat Commander with Kevin. He graciously brought along his collection and we determined that we would play the St. Martin de Fontenay, Normandy scenario (#116) that, I believe, came in C31 issue #26. The scenario has a small group of SS troops defending a fortified building against a wave of Canadian troops.
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Museum-Con 2013

Yesterday was day one of Museum-Con 2013 which is a two day event sponsored by the Calgary Strategy Wargaming Club. Usually the event is held in the local military museum but this year there was a scheduling conflict and the event was held at the Brentwood Co-op store’s community hall.
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Combat Commander

20130113-115526.jpgI was at Sentry Box yesterday to check out the Calgary Strategy Gamers and was lucky enough to sit in on a game of Combat Commander. The two players, Kevin and Robert IIRC, we’re playing a scenario from the Mediterranean expansion for the game.

The scenario pitted a group of Italians with OBA support and Engineers against a hill with entrenched Indian Colonial troops. The Italians were attempting to gain control of the hill and the Colonial troops were just trying to hold out and push the Italians back.
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