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Saturday 19 October 2019, noon till 8pm, Rooms 638/9,
KITEC Kowloon Bay
 
What's planned for the day, so far:
   
* GMT's Onward Christian Soldiers (Organisers: Lawrence Hung & Lawrence Ho)  Dedicating our play to the memory of Richard H. Berg
  Participants: Lawrence Hung, Lawrence Ho, Victor Law, Chan Kai Biu, David White & Rowan Hunter
   
If you don't have a
confirmed game, come along anyway, and a spot will be found for you in whatever is going on.  We are currently short of miniatures game organisers, so if you are miniatures wargamers and are looking for a game, try to let Lawrence Ho know what armies you are willing to bring to the meeting in advance and what rules system you want to play so that we can try to let other members of like interest know in advance. 

 

Check the following links for the HKSW presence on Facebook and Board Game Geek.

Saturday 31 August 2019
38th Annual General Meeting
 
Group Photo  AGM 
   
   
Annual Auction  Prize Giving 
   
   
The Meeting  Advanced Squad Leader 
   
   
Churchill  Seven Grievances 
   
   
Jaws  Star Wars X-Wing
   
   
Wings of Glory  DBMM 
   
   
DBMM  DBMM 
 

Saturday 25 May 2019
 
The Meeting DBMM 120 Competition
   
Gundam Tactical Combat Folklore
   
Star Wars Imperial Assault Star Wars: Destiny
   
The Scarlet Pimpernel Decision Iraq
   
Togo Guadalcanal Iron Bottom Sound 1942
   

Saturday 4 May 2019
 
 
The Meeting
   
   
Napoleon: The Waterloo Campaign 1815  Star Wars Imperial Assault Tournament 2019
   
   
DBMM   DBMM  
   
   
DBMM    DBMM   
   

Saturday 27 April 2019
 
 
The Meeting  VOTOMS Tactics 
   
   
Glorantha: The Gods War  Axis of Evil II: War on the Southern Axis 
   
   
Gundam  Star Wars Imperial Assault 
   
   
DBMM  DBMM 
   

Saturday 6 April 2019
 
The Meeting
 
Star Wars Imperial Assault A Game of Thrones
   
Hannibal & Hamilcar Battletech
   
DBMM DBMM
   
DBMM DBMM
   

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We were in the news again in the now defunct Australian bi-monthly magazine Broadsword, issue 10 of which carried an illustrated in depth introduction to HKSW.  They also reprinted a couple of articles from old issues of Despatches.  Jeff Herbert and Michael Withington, fame (if not fortune) await you; your articles, respectively, on the "Successors" and "Wargaming Blitzkrieg" were continued in issues 11 and 13.

 

We also made the press in issue 528 of HK magazine, which ran an article on the offbeat clubs of Hong Kong.  We rubbed shoulders with the likes of the Condoms of the Month Club (the mind boggles) and the Hong Kong Laughter Club (if they want a real laugh, they should come along to one of our club meetings).  We weren't shed in too bad a light, although needless to say, they got some of the facts wrong.  Read the full report here.

 

As most of you will already know, we made it into the pages of the South China Morning Post.  You can read the full article by clicking on the image of the page on the right.  Whilst not entirely accurate, it has not done us any disservice, as we have had several approaches by potential members since its publication.  We were as a result asked to stage a two-day event at Cyber Port in mid-April 2007.  Such is the power of the press . . .

 

As a consequence, HKSW's first ever war and strategy game show was staged at Cyberport on the weekend of 21/22 April 2007. 

 

Another magazine to feature an article on the HKSW is the Japanese wargaming publication "Command".  See what they said here.

 

The latest publication with a feature on the HKSW, the "Macao Daily News", wrote about the 2016 HKSW De Bellis Magistrorum Militum (DBMM) competition.  The article attempts to introduce miniature wargaming to its readers and explains the misconceptions about wargaming generally held by the public. The report explains that the HKSW is an organisation that promotes wargaming in Hong Kong and, in addition to hosting regular meetings twice per month, holds competitions annually.  In Hong Kong,  DBMM is the most popular miniature wargame system simulating ancient battles and this year's competition successfully attracted many participating players from overseas, including from Thailand, Taiwan and New Zealand.  The link to the article on the Macao Daily News website can be found here.


 

What's New in 2019

 

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24 September Membership updated - 46 members
5 September  HKSW Group AGM photo added to the list of past group photos
24 August Membership updated - 92 members
23 May Lawrence Hung's review of the third Edition of the board game, Game of Thrones added to the fantasy and science fiction page
27 April Membership updated - 89 members
6 April Membership updated - 88 members
9 March Membership updated - 87 members
14 February Lawrence Hung's capsule review of GMT's three-player WWII game Triumph & Tragedy added to the WW II page
4 February Membership updated - 86 members
23 January Peter Hunt's rules changes to The Plastic Soldier Company's board game: "Battle of Britain" added to the WW II page
8 January Membership updated - 84 members

 

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