Tag Archive | Poor Bloody Infantry

Shelter from the Storm

Last Friday I set up another PBI scenario, this one an Eastern Front game. The first storm of winter is on the way and German and Soviet troops are fighting for control of a village. The winners get a warm place to sleep and the losers spend a freezing night outside.

The Village

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Of Mules and Men

I had picked up a copy of Peter Pig’s Poor Bloody Infantry rules at some point but had not gotten to try them out, so when I decided to go to Historicon and run a couple of games, it seemed like the perfect opportunity. From reading the rules, I thought they would work well for jungle fighting and realized that the use of a square grid to regulate movement, shooting, etc. in these rules would also allow me to easily do some very simple hidden movement, which adds to the confusion in a jungle warfare game.

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