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Journal 94

Sep 29, 2017

The Society of Twentieth Century Wargamers is happy to announce that Journal 94 has been sent to members. The print versions have been posted, and the PDF versions are available to download as usual.
Journal 94

Articles

The Battle of MarneRefight: Exeter 13 May 2017
Spanner in the WorksLuftwaffe Infrared Equipment
Notes on Spanish Civil War TO and Es – Part FourThe CTV (Support units and Blackshirts)
FritzA survivor of the German training flight programme
Series 78 Standard UnitsWorld War II
Red and Gray – Part Six – The Lovat LineFinal eastern front scenarios for Spearhead 41-43
The Joy Of HexGaming on a Hex Grid
Operation SealionMy Dad's part in it's downfall
The Dictionary of Imaginary Places......and its maps
Coup de Main...or Coup de Grâce?French AAR
Meet The MembersRob Morgan
There's more to Youtube than videos of catsItems of interest on the video channel
Modern Series 78 UnitsPart 2 of Bob Setchell's article
The Great War in the Black SeaMore musings from Rob Morgan

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Journal 93

Jul 27, 2017
The penultimate issue from this subscription has just been released:
Journal 93

Articles

Spanish Civil War TO and Es - Part 3 – The CTV (the Littorio and Arrow Divisions)
Meet The Members - Will McNally
West Front! - Soviet Plans to pre-empt 'Operation Barbarossa '
Modern Spearhead - An opinion piece by Robin Sutton
W(h)ither the JournalPart 2: The proposal from the team
Damour - Syria 1941
Alternative Afghan Armour and Artillery - by Alan Hamilton
Red and GrayPart Five: The Kuban Eastern front scenarios for Spearhead 41-43
Simple Modern Infantry Rules - For the Solo Gamer

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Journal 92

March 30, 2017

We are please to announce that the latest issue of The Journal has been released. Electronic subscribers check your online account.

Journal 92

Articles

W(h)ither the Journal - Important news on the future of the Society
FV4401 Contentious - Britain's S-Tank
Meet The Members - Ian Shaw
The Battle of Lugg Vale - A Timeless scenario
St Vith – 21st and 22nd December 1944 - Scenario
Notes on Spanish Civil War TO and Es - Part Two – The Nationalists
WWII Armed Transport Ferries - Variants on a 1/300th model
¡Adelante los Internacionales! - A Regiment/Brigade level scenario for Punta de Lanza
I Shall Fight Them In The Trenches - Winston Churchill 1916
Red and Gray – Part Four – Mind the Steppe! - A series of eastern front scenarios for Spearhead 41-43

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Bookshelf - Reviews of books, magazines and sets of rules
Little Warriors - Reviews of figures and animals
The Armoury - Reviews of vehicles, kits and equipment
Rob's Rearguard


Journal 91

March 27, 2017

we are please to announce that the latest issue of The Journal has been released. Electronic subscribers check your online account.

Journal 91

Articles

Soviet Military Innovation in the Cold War -
Russ Phillips discusses several innovations
Red and Gray (Part Three) Friderikus - A series of eastern front scenarios for Spearhead
Story of a Rif Army - The Creation of an Army and figure sources
Meet The Members - Greg Potter
Battleground 2016* - Show Report
Carrier Battles - A card game based on the original Battleships
Notes on Spanish Civil War TO and Es - Part One – The Republicans
Wargaming the Battle of Annual – Part Two - Ideas for early 20th Century Colonial Warfare

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Battlefields - Reviews of terrain, buildings and fortifications
Little Warriors - Reviews of figures and animals
The Armoury - Reviews of vehicles, kits and equipment
Bookshelf - Reviews of books, magazines and sets of rules
Rob's Rearguard


Journal 90

January 30, 2017

The latest release by The Society sees the Journal go full colour throughout in print format. Subscribers will be getting them in the post and elecronically in the next couple of days.

Journal 90

Articles

Wargaming the Battle of Annual – Part One - Ideas for early 20th Century Colonial Warfare
Meet The Members - John Dowman (Panzerman44 on the forums)
Red and Gray – Part Two - Yelnya - A series of eastern front scenarios for Spearhead
Notes on the Chaco war - From original notes by Dave Allsop
Chinese Civil War Tanks - Part Two 1940 - 1949
The Swedish Strv 103 (S-tank) - Overview by Russ Phillips
Centre Colour Pages Gallery
Transylvania – in peace and war - A family history of determined non-heroism and enlightened self interest
Wargaming the Vietnam Way - Jungle warfare on the tabletop

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Battlefields - Reviews of terrain, buildings and fortifications
Little Warriors - Reviews of figures and animals
The Armoury - Reviews of vehicles, kits and equipment
Bookshelf - Reviews of books, magazines and sets of rules
Rob's Rearguard


Journal 89

November 30, 2016

The first issue of Subscription 15 is being sent out on 30 November for both print and electronic subscribers. There is a new look to the Journal, which has slimmed down but now includes 4 centre pages of colour and it will be published bi-monthly instead of quartely.

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Articles

A Post War Czech Gun Howitzer - Vzor 77 Dana SP Gun-howitzer
The Sacrifice of the Alcántara - Rif War, Morocco, July-August 1921
Meet The Members - Richard Crawley the Regional Co-ordinator
Battlegroup Rules Modification - Some modifications to Battlegroup rules
Chinese Civil War Armour - Part One 1920 - 1939
Red and Gray Part One: Brasvinech - Eastern front scenario for Spearhead
Centre Pages Colour Plates - Images for the review section
Notes on the Great War - Part Six of Rob Morgan's Series
Project Whitehot - The Churchill NA75 by Richard Baber

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Battlefields - Reviews of terrain, buildings and fortifications
Little Warriors - Reviews of figures and animals
The Armoury - Reviews of vehicles, kits and equipment
Bookshelf - Reviews of books, magazines and sets of rules
Rob's Rearguard


Maps For The Battle of Annual Article

September 19, 2016
After a request on the forum, full size maps to accompany this article are now available to download in the Members Only section of the website.


Journal 88

August 30, 2016

The final issue of Subscription 14 has been published, the usual mix of articles, modelling and reviews.

Journal 88

Articles

Subscription News - Information for the next subscription of The Journal
The War in Angola - Some interesting Ambush Scenarios for modern games
Hungary’s Red Army - The 129 day Army – March-August 1919
March on Madrid - A Campaign of the first 100 days of the SCW
Meet The Members - Secretary Phil Gray
Notes on the Great War - Rob Morgan's continuing WW1 series
The Battle of Annual - 22 July 1921 – colonial warfare in Morroco
Harry Lime and the Sewer Police - An idea for a wargame underneath Berlin
The Chinese Civil War - A look at the war between 1927 - 1950
Ghosts of the East - Fictional Soviet vehicles
Modelling a Blocao for the Rif - A simple conversion of resin terrain
Pistol Popping! - A discussion of handgun usage in wargames
Two or Three Shermans to build - A kit review and build

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The Armoury - Reviews of 15mm - 28mm Wargaming vehicles
Rules of War - Reviews of Wargame Rules
Little Warriors - Reviews of figures and animals in all scales
Bookshelf - Book Reviews
Rob's Rearguard

All members will now need to resubscribe to the Journal for the next six issues. Details in the magazine or on the website.


Journal 87

May 31, 2016

The Society are pleased to announce the publication of Issue 87 of The Journal which is the penultimate issue of Subscription 14.

Journal 87

Articles

Darsa Kobba - Rif War, Morocco, 24 June - 6 July 1924
Warsaw Pact River Crossing in the Cold War - Tactics and vehicles used
A Modelling Guide To Creating a Shadouf Well - A step by step guide with photos
Wargaming with Young Children - Introducing children to Wargaming
Meet The Members - Assistant Editor Andrew Rolph
A River Crossing Summer 1941 - A Regiment/Brigade level scenario for Spearhead
Notes on the Great War - Rob Morgan’s WW1 series continues
“The American Front” in the Great War - Wargaming an alternative WW1 history
Taking Lyon on the Ninth Day - The 1964 Warsaw Pact Plan for a Nuclear War in Europe
Operation Konrad I – January 1945 - The Relief of Budapest
The Kosovan Liberation Army - Ushtria Clirimatre E Kosoves or the KLA in the 90s
Nachtjäger - German infrared equipment in WW2
Drive on Smolensk - An After Action Report
Charlie Foxtrot - Modern squad rules for 20mm

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The Armoury - Reviews of 15mm - 28mm Wargaming vehicles
Big Boys’ Toys - 25mm (and Larger) Wargames Figure Reviews
Rules of War - Rules and Supplements reviewed
Bookshelf - Book Reviews
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