[WWI] "Ace of Aces"

Daniel Clamot daniel.clamot at skynet.be
Wed Feb 23 12:42:30 EST 2005


No. WarBirds: Canvas Falcons has nothing to do with the Canvas Falcons 
derivating from Blue Max. WarBirds will be played with board, counters, 
hexgrid, etc... It's a boardgame, not a miniature game.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Allan Wright" <aew at unh.edu>
To: "wwi" <wwi at wwi-models.org>
Cc: <WB_G5 at yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Wednesday, February 23, 2005 5:56 PM
Subject: Re: [WWI] "Ace of Aces"


> Canvas Falcons is a derivative of Blue Max, a board game that I helped
> convert to use with models back in 1994. Blue Max was the main catalyst
> for me to start building 1/72 scale models and to create this list and
> website.
>
> I cannot recommend anything more highly :-)
>
> Allan
>
>
> On Wed, 2005-02-23 at 17:47 +0100, Daniel Clamot wrote:
>> For all those of you who are liking boardgames, I can give you the 
>> following
>> info: a game of WWI tactical aerial combat is actually in playesting
>> (WarBirds: Canvas Falcons). It will be ultra realistic, will include many 
>> of
>> the a/c involved (at least since 1916). I'm a playtester of Canvas 
>> Falcons,
>> and I can say you that it's a future winner!
>>
>> Cheers,
>>
>> Daniel.
>>
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Lance Krieg" <lance.krieg at amerus.com>
>> To: <wwi at wwi-models.org>
>> Sent: Wednesday, February 23, 2005 4:25 PM
>> Subject: [WWI] "Ace of Aces"
>>
>>
>> > I'm back, sort of, but am pretty much completely worthless at 
>> > everything
>> > for the next week or so, and I can't crawl to my library to help with
>> > anything.  Total junkie at this point, too, but without any of the
>> > euphoria that accompanies the early stages of addiction.
>> >
>> > The above-captioned game has several varients, of two-book duels.  As I
>> > recall, I have them all, but never played a one owing to lack of
>> > enemies.  They are:
>> >
>> > Spad versus Fokker V.II
>> > Spad versus Baloon
>> > Camel Versus Dr.I
>> > Eindecker versus DH2
>> >
>> > I've got "Dawn Patrol", a varient of "Fight in the Skies", and a couple
>> > of others, too, though Richhtofen's War disappeared somewhere along the
>> > way.
>> >
>> > If someone wants these, make me an offer.
>> >
>> > Jesus!  a pink elephant just walked through the door....
>> >
>> > Lance
>> >
>> >
>> >
> 



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