Half Day - Introduction to Wargaming
with your host Matt Williamson
Welcome to table top, historic miniatures, military Wargaming. Matt will introduce and guide you through the history of wargames, the miniatures, the gaming table and explain the fascinating background to this visually fabulous and rewarding hobby.
You will play a simple game that recreates a battle from French history. The game is played with the roll of a dice, so its a game of change. Each dice numer will allow you a differnt opportunity to move your solidare and army in battle. The game is a challenge between change and tatics, to see if you can change the outcome of a historic battle.
The hobby Wargaming combines many aspect from Military History, Military uniforms and vehicles, weaponary, battlefield location & geography, . Most of all it a social game and loads of fun. Played set out over a large table with a recreated lanscape, buildings and roads, and an impressive miniature armies perfect in historical detail.
Discover local French history as never before. Will you choose Julius Cesar against the Gaul’s, the raiding Vikings, the chivalrous knights, revolutionaries or rebels or even the DDay invasion?
All history on the doorstep of l'Hotel de Hercé and across the Mayenne. A unique way to spend a relaxing afternoon on your holiday.