Entries by Grant Dalgliesh

Gardiren Castle and a new Atlas Map

The newest Harnworld release, Gardiren Castle, is now available from Columbia Games. Gardiren is an important castle in northern Kaldor. It is located in map square K-4 which is also now available in the Atlas Harnica series. http://www.columbiagames.com/cgi-bin/query/cfg/zoom.cfg?product_id=5623 Gardiren is the principal settlement of Nephshire on the northern frontier of Kaldor. It lies on the […]

Wars of the Roses Gameplan Preorder

The latest addition to the Columbia Games Gameplan preorder program is Wars of the Roses, designed by Jerry Taylor (Hammer of the Scots, Crusader Rex). I’ve just posted a revised map and box cover sample. There are by no means final drafts and continuing comments are welcome. Please spread the word about this game. We […]

Crusader Rex Review on Wargamer.com

I’ve added a link to a review of Crusader Rex on The Wargamer.com. The reviewer enjoyed the game and rates it highly. In the review, he comments that the English soldier on the back cover of the box, might be a likeness of a Columbia staffer. That’s certainly worth a chuckle. In truth, the artist […]

WBC winners!

Results (in brief) from the Columbia Games events at the 2006 World Boardgaming Championships in Lancaster, PA. War of 1812 had 24 players and winner was Scott Cornett. Liberty had 30 players and winner was Todd Treadway. Hammer of the Scots had 25 players and winner was George Seary. Napoleon had 10 players and winner […]

Alamo map preview

A draft preview of the map for Remember The Alamo, our upcoming game about the Texas Revolution has been posted. Visit: http://www.columbiagames.com/cgi-bin/query/cfg/zoom.cfg?product_id=3212 Comments are welcome. Tom Dalgliesh would like to hear from you at: tom@columbiagames.com

Liberty Scenarios

Three short (one-year) scenarios for Liberty: American Revolution have been posted to: http://www.columbiagames.com/cgi-bin/query/cfg/zoom.cfg?product_id=3021 Liberty Scenario 1775 (PDF 56K) Liberty Scenario 1776 (PDF 56K) Liberty Scenario 1777 (PDF 56K) Thanks to Alan Marian for creating these excellent mini-games.

Crusader Rex rules 1.4

Crusader Rex rules version 1.4 has been released. Click here. Changes include further revision to Winter Campaigns and higher costs for rebuilding Saracen Emirs unless located in their home seats. German crusaders can now arrive in Antioch or Aleppo, requiring more Saracen force to garrison the north. Also each crusader army now enters play with […]

Mnemonic for the months of Harn

Here’s a challenge: Can anyone come up with a good mnemonic for the 12 months of Harn? Since starting our promotion at harncalendar.com I’ve thought it would be handy to have a song, quip, or even an acronym to help remember the months. Email suggestions to grant@columbiagames.com