Latest topics
» SOW Scenario Generator
by rschilla Today at 6:55 am

» Deciphering the AI system
by Uncle Billy Yesterday at 11:45 pm

» Sunday 20 May 2018 Napoleonic Kriegsspiel
by Martin Yesterday at 11:03 pm

» 2018 AGM and Club Election
by Uncle Billy Yesterday at 3:50 pm

» Impromptu Games
by MRM Sun Apr 22, 2018 7:21 pm

» New Player Intro
by Uncle Billy Sun Apr 22, 2018 4:51 am

» 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel
by Iconoclast Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:09 pm

» Sunday 22 April 2018 Kriegsspiel
by Martin Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:57 pm

» Small beginner group looking to find a home in North America.....
by Tactical Wargamer Fri Apr 13, 2018 2:05 pm

» AI OPTIONS
by Uncle Billy Mon Apr 09, 2018 8:28 pm

» SOWWL Napoleon Mod 1.27 Released
by Uncle Billy Thu Apr 05, 2018 4:23 pm

» Issues with Peninsula OOB
by Uncle Billy Thu Apr 05, 2018 12:38 am

Statistics
We have 1012 registered users
The newest registered user is Odovacer

Our users have posted a total of 24613 messages in 1966 subjects
Log in

I forgot my password


1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Go down

1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Master of Europe on Tue Jan 30, 2018 12:47 am

Ok so I’m back here after a long absence and I was thinking about running a early WW1 Western Front Kriegsspiel, it would be at the point where the German Army started to invade Belgium. I am not sure of commands and such yet but if you are interested can you post down below as that wouldn’t help me a lot.

Bob
avatar
Master of Europe

Posts : 91
Join date : 2015-07-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Martin on Tue Jan 30, 2018 1:27 pm

Hi Bob

I would potentially be interested. Can you provide some more details please?

Martin (J)

Martin

Posts : 2222
Join date : 2008-12-20
Location : London

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  MRM on Tue Jan 30, 2018 5:45 pm

I would be interested.

Good to see you back.

MRM

Posts : 134
Join date : 2017-06-12

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Master of Europe on Tue Jan 30, 2018 10:33 pm

Hey
So I’d like to have at least 4 people so every army gets a commander. We would have German, French, British and Belgian forces. I’d like to run it on the forum, perhaps in game management. Each side would get a forum and orders would get PMed to me. I haven’t really decided on objectives yet. Combat would be decided by me. I’m planning on once a week turns. So lemme know if you interested. MRM nice to meet you. If you want to command an army let me know which one you would like.
avatar
Master of Europe

Posts : 91
Join date : 2015-07-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  MRM on Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:02 pm

I will take the German command since Martin will probably want to be the Brit's.

MRM

Posts : 134
Join date : 2017-06-12

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Martin on Wed Jan 31, 2018 2:18 pm

Hi Bob

I am intrigued. Can you provide some more details please?

* Will the manoeuvre elements be division, corps, or army?
* Will the game cover the whole western front, or just say the area N of Verdun.
* What scale will the map be?
* Is this a hex-based game?
* Given the relative size of the armies in 1914, it looks as if the British and Belgian players would have much less to do than the French and German - is that right?
* Will there be a political element - eg what will be the command-relationship between the French, British and Belgian payers?

Hope that gives you a flavour of what I'm after Smile

Martin (J)

Martin

Posts : 2222
Join date : 2008-12-20
Location : London

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Master of Europe on Wed Jan 31, 2018 10:31 pm

Hey Martin,
1. Im planning on manoeuvre elements being armies.
2. I’m not entirely sure yet. I am still in the process of finding a map.
3. See 2
4. I hope. It all depends on the map.
5. More or less yeah. I’m trying to balance things out though.
6. Yep. The way I am planning the scenario is that there is no clear commander of the Allied forces.
MRM great! I will let you know once things start to move into place.

Edit: I think I may have found a map. http://www.gmtgames.com/1914oao/1914OaoMap1.jpg
Lemme know what you guys think.
avatar
Master of Europe

Posts : 91
Join date : 2015-07-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Martin on Thu Feb 01, 2018 10:18 am

Thanks. Do keep posting as you develop the idea.

That's a very nice looking map btw.

Martin (J)

Martin

Posts : 2222
Join date : 2008-12-20
Location : London

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  MRM on Thu Feb 01, 2018 12:11 pm

Nice map.

MRM

Posts : 134
Join date : 2017-06-12

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Master of Europe on Sun Feb 04, 2018 5:53 pm

Will do Martin
avatar
Master of Europe

Posts : 91
Join date : 2015-07-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  IncompetentIdiot on Fri Mar 09, 2018 10:50 pm

No kriegsspiel experience here, but I'd be interested in participating.

IncompetentIdiot

Posts : 1
Join date : 2017-01-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Master of Europe on Sat Mar 10, 2018 1:58 pm

Great. The game is almost done and I will let you guys know when it is finished. I’m going to make the unit level corps for more freedom of movement as well as more people can participate
avatar
Master of Europe

Posts : 91
Join date : 2015-07-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  King_Rufus on Sun Mar 11, 2018 12:01 am

Me too please bounce bounce
avatar
King_Rufus

Posts : 187
Join date : 2009-01-04

http://www.kriegsspiel.homestead.com

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Iconoclast on Sat Mar 17, 2018 10:40 pm

I would be most certainly interested as well. Given that there is a free spot left. Would also be a CoS for someone if necesssary :-D
Nevertheless, I would prefer a German Command.

Cheers
avatar
Iconoclast

Posts : 11
Join date : 2017-01-08

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Master of Europe on Sun Mar 18, 2018 12:37 pm

Loving the interest. We currently have 5 people which is enough for a full Allied Command and a German overall commander and a German Army commander. I would like to get to 8 people to start
avatar
Master of Europe

Posts : 91
Join date : 2015-07-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Iconoclast on Mon Mar 19, 2018 12:45 am

The OaO Map btw is a work of art, have been considering buying this gem for quite a while now, very interesting perspective on things.

I will ask someone from my club if he likes to join, if that's okay.
avatar
Iconoclast

Posts : 11
Join date : 2017-01-08

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Master of Europe on Thu Mar 22, 2018 11:27 am

That’s perfect.
avatar
Master of Europe

Posts : 91
Join date : 2015-07-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Claretveins on Tue Apr 03, 2018 6:55 pm


Please count me in if there are spaces left.
avatar
Claretveins

Posts : 4
Join date : 2015-11-03

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Master of Europe on Sun Apr 08, 2018 1:30 pm

Will do
avatar
Master of Europe

Posts : 91
Join date : 2015-07-31

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Iconoclast on Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:09 pm

Any Update on the Progress?

Cheers,

A
avatar
Iconoclast

Posts : 11
Join date : 2017-01-08

Back to top Go down

Re: 1914 WW1 Kriegsspiel

Post  Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum