HISTORICON 2013 - DAY OF DECISION! 

Three decisive battles fought on a single day - August 11, 1904, the "Day of Decision". Spread over three days at Historicon 2013!


T-501 Last Stand at Hamakari (German South-West Africa, 1904)

Historical Period: Colonial

Time: Thursday, 7 PM;   Length: 4 hrs

No. of Players:  6.

GM: Roy Jones with Eric Alvarado
Scale: 25mm;  Rules: The Sword and the Flame (Modified)

 

The Germans are making a last stand at the Hamakari waterholes. Will the Hereros break through the German line of infantry, Maxims and artillery, overrun the HQ and wireless station, and isolate the Germans from all help? Will the Witboi native infantry save their German allies? From the scenario book "The Herero War". More at: www.hererowars.com.

 



F-223 Ordeal at Otjiwarango!

(German South-West Africa, 1904) 


Historical Period: Colonial

Time: Friday, 2 PM;   Length: 4 hrs

No. of Players:  6.

Hosted by: Roy Jones
Scale: 25mm;  Rules: The Sword and the Flame (Modified)


German infantry and Herero riflemen locked in desperate combat! Germans fighting for survival in three separated groups. Two great Herero captains - Assa and Kajata - maneuvering their superior forces for the final deathblow. Then suddenly - the Kaiser’s cannon arrive! From the scenario book “The Herero War”. See www.hererowars.com for more info.




S-224 Otjosongombe: Leave no Man Behind! 

(German South-West Africa, 1904) 


Historical Period: Colonial

Time: Saturday, 10 AM;   Length: 4 hrs

No. of Players:  6.

Hosted by: Roy Jones
Scale: 25mm;  Rules: The Sword and the Flame (Modified)



Herero riflemen and assault forces occupy the deeply cut, dry riverbed of Otjosongombe Creek - a formidable, natural trench line! The Hereros' plan: decimate the German column, withdraw without being routed and leave no man behind. Because the Bastard Detachment will be hot on their heels, hungry for prisoners! From the scenario book The Herero War. More at: www.hererowars.com.

 

 

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