Author Archives: Craig

About Craig

For those who need to know these things: - I'll never see 50 again. - I'm tall enough to see well in crowds and fat enough to leave a wake. - I'm well married to a woman with twice my smarts, three delightful and challenging children (er-hem), and one cat overlord. - I am Welsh. - I have to work for a living, but do nothing that makes me perspire.

A Noble Lord’s Retinue

As we have done for each of our other games, we shall be creating and releasing new material for Thud & Blunder. This shall be hosted on the Thud & Blunder page of the Ministry blog. Today we give you … Continue reading

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Partizan 2019 – The Ministry on parade!

Hello one and all, Tomorrow, the Ministry of Gentlemanly Warfare’s Northern Display team will be setting up The Valley of Death at Partizan 2019. Dave, Phil and I shall be seeing which heroes can survive the gauntlet of terror or, … Continue reading

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Enter the Dragon – a Thud & Blunder Battle Report

So it was that the three amigos gathered to carry out the final play test of Thud & Blunder before the book hit the streets. Phil ‘Captain’ Morgan, ‘Hairy’ Dave Robinson and my good self, brought forth our brave warbands; … Continue reading

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Thud & Blunder Reference and Roster Sheets

So today we are publishing the Reference and Roster Sheets on the Thud & Blunder page of this blog. There is a single Reference sheet, which is three pages long. The first two pages contain summaries of many of the … Continue reading

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Show Participation Games 2019

Each year Charles, Billy and I devise a number of scenarios for our participation games. They have to be simple, quick to run and engaging for people who have never played our games before. Then we have to gather and/or … Continue reading

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A grand day out – Salute 2019

So… what a day that was. We’ve been attending Salute since IHMN launched in 2013, and running participation games since 2014. This was our sixth year and by far our busiest. We thought we’d had a good reaction in 2017 … Continue reading

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Salute 2019

OK good people, we are now just a week away from the biggest UK show of the year! As has been the case for the last five years The Ministry shall be there running participation games. This year we are … Continue reading

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