We received our final games for our last check. Here is a look at a few of the game boxes. Heroes Against the Red Star is in a 3" deep box, leaving more than enough room for expansion games and counter trays.
Patton’s Charge expansion for Command Ops 2 is coming later this summer and covers a series of operation conducted along the Western front in late 1944/early 1945. After the breakout from Normandy in mid-1944 General Patton launched a blistering drive across France with the aim of penetrating the German Westwall line south of the Ardennes. Patton’s Charge will have 12 scenarios covering the more significant battles of this famous campaign, including Operation Nordwind, Nancy, Metz, the Saar...
Tank On Tank West Front is now available on Tabletop Simulator. We like to thank Gabor Venczel for his amazing efforts. You can find it here. http://steamcommunity.com/sharedfiles/filedetails/?id=649651477
Lock 'n Load Publishing announced a few weeks ago that our game leader artwork, would be of our fans and not random people. In the past the gamer would pay for this, going forward there will be no fee. Here is the latest work from David Julien taking a picture and turning it into a LnLT leader. If you want to become a leader in one of our games, just follow the link below. http://forums.lnlpublishing.com/threads/get-your-face-on-a-lnlt-counter.3271/ ...
LNLP’s forthcoming game Platoon Commander gets the once-over from the crew over at Grogheads -
Trial of Strength - Second Edition. The map is now complete, and the manual is being completed now. Here are some screenshots of the new and counters. The counters are not set up in any order they are randomly just placed on the map for viewing purposes.
Fire Team: Red Eclipse, is a new tactical system by Lock 'n Load Publishing design by Steve Overton and game graphics by Shayne Logan.
Coming soon In the Lock 'n Load Tactical Compendium Volume 1 you can read indispensable articles on infantry and tank tactics—it’s like attending advanced combat training. The content of Volume 1 of the Lock ’n Load Tactical Compendium. Volume 1 is the WW2-Era edition, and it collates, in a re-edited and updated format, all of the essential WW2-Era LnLT articles, maps and scenarios from every issue of Line of Fire magazine, plus some new content,...
Hey, are some more pictures of the Lock 'n Load Tactical Solo. We are not there yet be we are getting closer. Pre-Orders coming soon. Let us know what you think.
We have been playing with the counter design after counter design for the World At War 85 series, and I have come to the place where using such small counters is just a bad idea. It was too small in the original WaW design and do it again would be just plain foolish. I know some gamers are going to be upset, and the blame for this change rests totally with me. To put it simply the original counter size is just too small to have that many numbers on it and be able to read the numbers....
Lock 'n Load Tactical: Solo is the next evolution in our Lock 'n Load Tactical series. LnLTS is a solitaire system that provides players with a way to play scenarios and generated battles on their own. But we wanted to beyond that and provide one solitaire system that would work for the entire Lock 'n Load Tactical series past, present and future games. LnLTS will allow you to play any complete Lock ‘n Load Tactical game including any expansions, in either World War 2 or Modern eras. We...
Here is a little peek at a Pacific war project we are close to having done. We asked ourself if Japan's defeat in the Pacific War was inevitable for Japan? Could you set the goals needed to end the war and use the Imperial Japanese Navy in greater effect, which was the strongest in the world at that point, to achieve different results?
British counters get a new color in Heroes of Normandy next printing. The British forces will now be the same color as the British forces in Heroes in Defiance. This will allow for more British expansions going forward. There are no counter "changes" besides the color, Here are four samples for a quick look.
Hey is the first look at Nations At War: White Star Rising Digital screenshot. The Digital edtion is based on our board game edition. White Star Rising depicts platoon level combat in World War II. In NAW you'll find everything you're looking for in a platoon level game: armor, artillery, infantry serving as more than cannon fodder, command and control, air support, and desperate close assaults that leave the victor in possession of the ground and the defeated in headlong retreat. All...
Space Infantry: Resurgence will be the latest edition in the Space Infantry series. Space Infantry: Resurgence takes the core concept of an elite squad of veteran sci-fi soldiers fighting through random obstacles to reach an objective, using only the tools they bring with them and what they can scrounge from the environment to a new level. We have taken everything from Space Infantry First Edition and New World expansion plus a lot...
A Wing and a Prayer is a game designed by Erik von Rossing where you, the player, assumes the role of a Commander of a Squadron of Bombers of the USAAF 8th Bomber Wing or the German Luftwaffe during World War II. Your goal is either to protect the Fatherland against the Allied bombings or to bring Germany to its knees. Either way, it’s going to to take a wing and a prayer to complete. David
Hello Everyone, Here is another look at Hollow Cell cards and we think they are coming along pretty nicely. You can get a great look in our media section at http://forums.lnlpublishing.com/media/categories/hollow-cell.29/ Please ask any questions you have and let us know what you think. David
As many of you know, we were not going change the counters but the emails and posts made us re-think that. So we made the maps bigger and took some screenshots of the old Nations At War counters on it. The NaW counter larger and we wanted to let us know what you think. We will do the counters in a style close to the new NaW counters we are also posting here. PLEASE READ EACH Picture Comments to best understand what we are trying showing you. Picture 1: On the left is the original World At...
We are very proud to announce David Thompson card game design is coming to LnLP. Platoon Command you take the role of a platoon leader, guiding your platoon into combat in order to capture critical battlefield objectives. Platoon Command is a quick-playing game that uses cards for combat, command and control, fog of war, and attrition. The mission objective is to gain Objective Points by controlling areas of the battlefield. You accomplish this objective by...
The World At War Series is getting a reboot. We have re-named the World At War series to World At War 85. We now have two great designers/developers working on the series in Matt Lohse and Keith Tracton. We will be providing a new historical outline with a lot of new exciting things to come. We will be printing new updated and is some cases expanded editions of our World At War 85 series games. We will not be following the old series history or horror theme....
We are getting ready to start our release of the Second Edition of the Nation At War series. The first game out the doors will be White Star Rising and Stalin Triumph. It will be a little bit before they are available but they are coming. We plan to release Nations At War Core Rules v2.0 as a free download and make a printed edition of the new core rules as a purchase option, possibly with the new style maps as well. We post more about this when we are sure what the options are going to be....
Here is another unboxing video by Derek Case of Heroes of Normandy. Watch it here.
Here is a look at the new White Star Rising from the Nations At War Series. It will have a new rule book and a living rules edition. We have designed new maps with both summer and winter effects. Also in the new edition is a new Design Your Own Scenario system. This new system will allow you to select a mission type, purchase units and fight it out. Let us know what you think or if you have any questions. WSR-Map-Sample A Winter.jpg WSR-Map-Sample A.jpg ...
Here is another video unboxing from Once Upon a Game. Give it a look and let us know what you think. David
Here is a good video review of All Things Zombie Reloaded and let us know what you think. It's more then just killing Zombies.
Here is a video from Big Board Gaming of a first look at Heroes of Normandy. Take a look and see what you get. David
Knock on all Doors (KOAD) is a 12 scenario module for Command Ops 2 covering the momentous decisions in the first 48 hours of the battle of the bulge in Belgium 1944. These are very large scenarios in terms of area and forces. But they are relatively short and allow you to command either of the three German Armies (1SS Panzer Corps, 5th Panzer or 7th)...
Heroes of the Pacific Battle Generator is a new product coming from Lock 'n Load Publishing. That will be released later on this month. We want to put the power to create scenarios and engagements into your hands. Allowing you to get the most out of your gaming. The Battle Generator will be available as a free download in our Resource section and will also be a paid product for those who wish to have a printed edition. Once again Ralph Ferrari takes to the jungles of the Pacific to...
I'll post an AAR here on an encounter between similar sized infantry units. Still learning to get screen shots attached and embedded, so bare with me. Local West Germans have reported that there is an armored vehicle near the middle of town but it seems to be 'broken'. A US patrol is sent to investigate. A Soviet patrol is sent to provide security. NOTE: All graphics shown in this AAR are playtest graphics and not production...
This is a customer review of Tank On Tank: West Front post on Board Game Geek (https://boardgamegeek.com/thread/1436992/wargame-rest-us-or-why-does-game-remind-me-blood-b_) by Scott M. and is reposted here with his approval. Introduction Alright, confession time: I am not a Grognard. Not that I have anything against Grognards, and in certain ways I kinda wish I did have that level of focus & dedication to "proper" wargames. But,...
by Eric M. Walters Reposted from Board Game Geek and shortened. There are a lot of games on the 1942 Gazala battles in North Africa--more to the point, there's quite a number of comparable size and scale titles in print at the time of this writing, to include Decision Games' folio game, Cauldron: Battle for...
The title says it all. This is a sample map of the new World At War - The Untold Stories map. Please look it over and let us know what you think. David