Special Feature: Rome under pressure in Late Antiquity

  • Harry Sidebottom, 'The Late Roman Empire: History and wargaming - Changing to survive'.
  • Mark Backhouse, 'Northern Italy AD 271: A mini campaign - Aurelian and the Juthungi'.
  • Michael Leck, 'Don't make the Vandals angry - Escape from Rome'.
  • Daniel Mersey, 'A barbarian raid beyond the Limes - Crossing the bar'.
  • Guy Bowers, Building a Late Roman Army - Against the fall of night'.
  • Sascha Herm, 'Painting the cover - The Battle of Adrianople'.


  • Jamie Gordon, 'Bitesize action in the Holy Land - Taking the cross'.
  • Steve Jones, 'A hypothetical AWI scenario - A fickle flanking force'.
  • Lon Teal and Ara Harwood, 'New goodies for Maximillian 1934 - If driving fast cars you like... anything goes'.
  • Mark Backhouse, 'A fictional platoon-level scenario in the Libyan Desert - Bir Achin'.
  • Dread Lunn, 'Painting a Russian SU assault gun - Weathering the Rasputitsa'.
  • Tony Harwood, 'A steam-powered bean enging - Building a Newcomen'.


  • Miniature reviews
  • Rick Priestley, 'Dedicated dabblers'.
  • Henry Hyde, 'Tabletop tactics - Horse and musket-era cavalry'.
  • Chris King, 'The irregular - Tracking the troops'.
  • Mark Backhouse, 'Skirmishing in the streets of an ancient city - Let's play Gangs of Rome'.
  • David Davies, Rossco Watkins, Guy Bowers, and Chris Payne, 'Game reviews - Outremer, Blood and Faith: Skirmish Level Crusading, Kobolds & Cobblestones, Wars of Insurgency, and 'Nam'.
  • Book reviews
  • Parting shots