Posts Tagged ‘Combat’

27 Mar

Across the Line

In years past, the Armored Ravine battle at Gulf Wars has been my least favorite melee.  Last year, it may [&hellip

25 Mar

How We Win

I’ve been an IT contractor for much of my mundane career. I’ve found myself at many large corporations that had, [&hellip

20 Mar

The Heart of the Dragon

  I recently authorized rapier. As part of the Queen’s guard, I felt it was my part to protect the [&hellip

11 Mar

The Mighty Magrat

This week, I’ll be away at Gulf Wars.  One of the best parts of going to war, is after a [&hellip

3 Feb

In Pursuit of a Worthy Goal

I remember when I started, Sir Diglach was working me through how to throw a shot. “Have you played any [&hellip

30 Jan

Of advice and Worthy Blows

Many moons ago, a knight moved to my Marche from AEthelmearc. He has a very direct way of stating his [&hellip

21 Oct

Getting your head in the game

One of the comments that often comes up from people who have been in Crown is about the “head game”, [&hellip

23 Sep

Rose Tourney

I have never been to Rose Tourney before. I asked what it was like. I was told, it’s the way [&hellip

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