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First Game After Hiatus

Posted by Captain Salem Vendari on June 16, 2016 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

This is my first Pirates game after coming back from hiatus. Most of my time has been taken up with things like work and other games. But I am slowly working my way back into the PocketModels portion of the PotSM world. This game was played against a7xfanben at the Miniature Trading Pirates forums using the VASSAL module. This report will be the first on this site of a game played over the internet. The...

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Captain Vendari's Gambit

Posted by Captain Salem Vendari on January 26, 2015 at 10:50 AM Comments comments (0)

This was a very good game I played with Captain Caveman during a break at work. The fleets:

Captain Vendari:

HMS Grand Temple - England; Points: 15; Masts: 6; Cargo: 3; Base Move: S+S; Cannons: 3S, 3S, 2L, 2L, 2L, 2L; Ability: Junk. Pirate crew may use their abilit...

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Sea Wars: A New Group

Posted by Captain Salem Vendari on January 17, 2015 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)

This was the first game of what will hopefully become a regular Pirates group. The two that joined Captain Vendari in this battle were Captain Caveman, and his wife the Black-eyed Pea. The build total was 80 points. As it was more of an introductory game to new players who do not have fleets of their own, Captain Vendari built the fleets that were used:


Captain Vendari:

San Cristobal - Spain; Points: 17; Masts: 5; Cargo: 5; Base Move: S+...

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Battle of Culver's Cove

Posted by Captain Salem Vendari on June 23, 2013 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Tonight I got to visit with some old friends of mine. We had a delicious dinner at the ol' pub Culver's, and then we did battle with some pre-built fleets I had on hand. I took last pick, which is why I was again playing with a Spanish fleet. It was either that or Pirates. I decided I wanted a more battle-oriented fleet.

Captain Vendari:
Santa Catalina - Spain; Points: 9; Cargo: 2; Base Move: S+S; Cannons: 3L

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I'll Take That, and That, and That...

Posted by Captain Salem Vendari on June 1, 2013 at 12:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Captain Vendari:
HMS Grand Temple - England; Points: 13; Cargo: 3; Base Move S+S; Cannons: 3S, 3S, 2L, 2L, 2L, 2L; Ability: Junk. Pirate crew may use their abilities on this ship.
    +Hermione Gold - England; Points: 5; Ability: Captain, Helmsman.

HMS Half Mo...

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Out-Manned? Or Out-Gunned?

Posted by Captain Salem Vendari on May 9, 2013 at 11:05 PM Comments comments (1)

Captain Vendari:
La Resolucion - Spain; Points: 13; Cargo: 3;Base Move: L; Cannons: 2S, 2L, 2L, 2S; Ability: This ship gets +1 to her cannon rolls against any non-Spanish ship.

El Algeciras - Spain; Points: 3; Cargo: 1; Base Move: S+L

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