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Blücher is Here!

I’m delighted to announce that Blücher has arrived! The Blücher hardback book and the first expansion set, “The Hundred Days” card set, are both available in the Honour Store.

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Pardon our (Re)construction

Over the next few days you may notice a few glitches with the site and especially with the HONOUR Forum. I recently upgraded to a new hosting service and we’re ironing out a few bugs, so there may be some “down” periods. Hopefully it will all be cleared up in a few days. best, Sam

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Podcast Number 5

Hello again and welcome back to the fifth HONOUR podcast. In this podcast I answer more questions from listeners and then talk about some of the design philosophy behind Blücher, and also make some evasive and imprecise statements about future projects! I hope you enjoy it. best, Sam     To download the podcast, right click on the button below […]

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Blücher Podcast Number 4

Hello again and welcome back. This is the fourth podcast introducing my new game Blücher. In this podcast I answer more questions from listeners and then talk about the Hundred Days expansion set: the cards, the campaign, and all the things you can use them for. I hope you enjoy it. best, Sam   To download the podcast, […]

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Longstreet Bundle ending soon, and Maurice on Sale

The popular “bundle” of Longstreet book, PDF, and cards, is finally coming to an end in January.  US customers who are interested in Longstreet should take advantage of this offer before it vanishes forever. Meanwhile, in preparation for the arrival of Blücher, we’re offering a terrific sale on Maurice, our 18th century game of battles, […]

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New Tab for all Podcasts

The third Blücher podcast is now available.  I’ve decided to create a new space for these, so they won’t take up so much space on the “News” pages, so all podcasts are moving to the “Podcasts” tab. From now on, all podcasts will be there. I hope you enjoy the latest installment. Sam    

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Blücher Podcast Number 3

Hello again and welcome back. This is the third podcast introducing my new game Blücher. In this podcast I answer more questions from listeners and then talk about the advanced game, including the army building system and the Scharnhorst campaign system. I hope you enjoy it. best, Sam   To download the podcast, right click on the button […]

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New Blücher Samples Available

The Downloads page has two new goodies for Blücher: A sample chapter from the Basic Game. In this case it’s Chapter 3, which describes the game’s sequence of play and the important concepts of momentum and activation. -and- The campaign rules for the Hundred Days expansion card set. This is an expansion of the existing […]

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Blücher Podcast Number 2

Hello again and welcome back. This is the second podcast introducing my new game Blücher. In this podcast I talk about the game’s scale, how it represents different sorts of units, and I explain the basic game mechanics. I hope you enjoy it. best, Sam     To download the podcast, right click on the […]

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