Category Archives: Journey into Advanced Squad Leader

Series about experiences with the hulking Advanced Squad Leader game system.

A Journey into Advanced Squad Leader: Part 3

The fires blazed in the distance. The wind didn’t make anything better; gusts blew the inferno in all the wrong ways. Where once stood a building was now a burning rubble. The fires were not the main concern at this … Continue reading

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A Journey into Advanced Squad Leader: Part 2.5

Beyond Valor, the first module for ASL, has 14 or so sheets of punch-out counters. Each sheet is comprised of 1/2″ to 3/4″ little pieces. Doing some number crunching (approximately 8″x10″ sheet size accounting for in-between spaces between punch-outs and … Continue reading

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A Journey into Advanced Squad Leader – Part 2

In the span of time from my previous post to this writing, I have played three games of the ASL Starter Kit #3’s first scenario. In all three games, I had underestimated the playtime and the match was left unfinished. … Continue reading

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A Journey into Advanced Squad Leader – Part 1

Some of you may–just maybe–have heard about Advanced Squad Leader (ASL for short) before. You might not have heard what it is about (World War 2 squad-level tactical combat on a hex grid). Most likely the thing you would have … Continue reading

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