Tag: Chad Jensen

Combat Commander Pacific – After Action Report – Scenario E – West Tank Barrier

It’s the end of September and I haven’t done my monthly Combat Commander ladder post! Yes, sorry for the delay. Too many video games. Anyway, I played this scenario a couple of weeks ago and am just now getting to the AAR. That’s on… Continue Reading “Combat Commander Pacific – After Action Report – Scenario E – West Tank Barrier”

My August 2022 Gaming

August turned out to be a good month for gaming after a smaller July. Not only 30 plays of 22 games, but 11 new to me ones! That means (Gulp!) the “New to Me” post is going to be a bit late this month.… Continue Reading “My August 2022 Gaming”

Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario #30 – Red Skies at Night

It’s August, and time for another tale from the Combat Commander ladder (yes, I stole that from the preeminent Patrick Pence, head of the Combat Commander ladder and all around great guy). I’m into my second year on the ladder now and it’s been… Continue Reading “Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario #30 – Red Skies at Night”

Online Communities and People Passing

Today was a rough day for me, even though I’m on vacation and it’s been a wonderful couple of weeks (and still a couple of weeks left before going back to the Pit of Fun). As you know, I’m a member of the Combat… Continue Reading “Online Communities and People Passing”

Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario #14 – At the Crossroads

After losing my first anniversary Combat Commander ladder game last month, I was really hoping that July’s scenario would go well for me. I was perilously close to reaching .500 level in my Win-Loss ratio, so that was another consideration for this month! What… Continue Reading “Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario #14 – At the Crossroads”

Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario #9 – Rush to Contact

Otherwise known as “the ballad of Lieutenant Esparza”. It’s time for yet another tale from the Combat Commander ladder. The ladder competition, run by the incredible Patrick Pence of Patrick’s Tactics & Tutorials fame, is the monthly Combat Commander competition where everybody on it… Continue Reading “Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario #9 – Rush to Contact”

Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario #119 – Sky Fall

It’s my one year anniversary on the Combat Commander ladder! Yes, in May 2021, I played my first game on the ladder tournament where you play against another ladder participant and try to increase your ranking to the top spot. The ladder tournament, led… Continue Reading “Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario #119 – Sky Fall”

Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario LoM9 – Operation Mercury

It’s April and time for yet another tale from the Combat Commander ladder, run by the unrivaled Patrick Pence of Patrick’s Tactics & Tutorials fame. This game happened a couple of weeks ago but, you know, COVID and everything. In fact, I was in… Continue Reading “Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario LoM9 – Operation Mercury”

Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario 90 – The Man Who Would Be King

It’s March (almost the end) and it’s time for another report from the Combat Commander ladder, run by the effervescent Patrick Pence of Patrick’s Tactics & Tutorials fame. This game happened late in March, so I was having a bit of withdrawal as my… Continue Reading “Combat Commander Europe – After Action Report – Scenario 90 – The Man Who Would Be King”

Top 25 Games Played of All Time – 2022 Edition (#5-1)

Wow. I was not expecting to take a 2-week break from the blog. I’m learning to listen to my heart and brain and just take breaks when I need to, and this last two weeks, I just haven’t felt like blogging. Whenever I thought… Continue Reading “Top 25 Games Played of All Time – 2022 Edition (#5-1)”