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Flames of War Designing a Mega-Battle

Designing a Mega-Battle

By Owen McGarel   The recent Toys for Tots Toy Drive gave me an opportunity to try my hand at designing a Mega-Battle. I define the “Mega-Battle” as a single game where you have four or more players and two or more boards. In designing a Mega-Battle, especially one for a Toys for Tots campaign, …

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Flames of War 1st Annual Toys For Tots Toy Drive Wrap Up

1st Annual Toys For Tots Toy Drive Wrap Up

After months of planning, the big day arrived. On December 1st, thirty game stores across the USA and Canada played Flames of War and Team Yankee to collect donations for Toys for Tots.  The official name of the charity is Marine Corps Toys for Tots whose basic mission is to collect new unwrapped toys and …

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Survey 2nd Annual Flames of War and Team Yankee Survey Results

2nd Annual Flames of War and Team Yankee Survey Results

From  10/2/2018 to 10/14/2018 we conducted an internet survey. We sent invitations to potential respondents by various means.  Compare to the 2107 survey respondents, there was 44% increase in those completing the survey.  Links to the the 2017 survey can be found at the bottom of this article. Let’s dive right into this year’s feedback. …

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Survey 2nd Annual Flames of War and Team Yankee Survey – Drawing Winners

2nd Annual Flames of War and Team Yankee Survey – Drawing Winners

Thanks to everyone who responded to our 2nd annual survey.  The response was so great, we decided to give more stuff away from the prize closet. The actual data from the results from the survey will be posted shortly. Here are the winners of the “stack of stuff” from the Battle Rankings’ prize closet. We will …

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Uncategorized 2nd Annual Flames of War and Team Yankee Survey

2nd Annual Flames of War and Team Yankee Survey

  It’s that time again. Battle Rankings conducting our yearly survey. The survey will be open from October 2nd to October 14th. Also, you can include your email to be entered into a drawing to win a “stack of stuff” from the Battle Rankings’ prize closet. go here for survey – https://wwpdrankings.typeform.com/to/d8rkXz

Uncategorized Battlefront and Battle Rankings first annual Toy Drive Event

Battlefront and Battle Rankings first annual Toy Drive Event

Battlefront and Battle Rankings first annual Toy Drive Event To qualify, participating shops will hold a 1-day tournament or mega-battle or campaign for 10+ players for one (or more) Battlefront games. Stores can choose from Flames of War 4th Edition, Team Yankee, Viet Nam, Arab Israeli or Great War. Participant list (actual names of participants) …

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By the Numbers By the Numbers: Historicon 2018 Early-War Nationals

By the Numbers: Historicon 2018 Early-War Nationals

By Chris Fretts Here is my breakdown of the Stats and Standings from EW Nationals at Historicon 2018.  Enjoy! Historicon 2018 – 1250 EW Nationals 30 Players EW 1250 points Four 2 Hour Rounds 53 out of 60 Games Completed  (88% of Games) Missions (chosen at Random) Round 1 – Dustup Round 2 – Encounter Round …

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Flames of War Joe’s Corner – Round-table discussion at Nashcon 2018 (and special announcement about 2018 Masters)

Joe’s Corner – Round-table discussion at Nashcon 2018 (and special announcement about 2018 Masters)

    While attending Nashcon 2018, I put together an impromptu round-table with some of the big names in the U.S. Flames of War/Team Yankee tournament scene.  Taking time out of the schedule, I sat down with Tom Burgess, Chris Fretts, Chris Jackson and Andrew Hopson to discuss the “state of the game.”   Topic …

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Adepicon Adepticon 2018: Interview with Peter and John Paul

Adepticon 2018: Interview with Peter and John Paul

By Joe Lewis Enjoy the interview with Battlefront’s Peter Simunovich and John-Paul Brisigotti at AdeptiCon 2018. Some of the topics covered Team Yankee version 2.0 The role “Card Packs” will play for future releases A discussion on the Battlefront Forums and future plans for communicating with the fans Etc. Please any comments down below or on Battle …

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Adepicon Adepticon 2018 Mid-War Nationals: By the Numbers

Adepticon 2018 Mid-War Nationals: By the Numbers

By Chris Fretts Hello All, Here are some facts, figures and numbers from the recent 2018 Adepticon MW Nationals.  Read here and discuss in the Battle Rankings’ Forum (https://battlerankings.com/BB/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=66). Adepticon 2018 – 71pt. MW Nationals 36 Players Mid-War 71 Points Four 2:15 Minute Rounds 68 of 72 Games Completed (94%) Editor’s Note – Historicon 2017 MW …

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