Wed, 16 September 2020
Welcome Guns, Dice, Butter Episode XXIX SEP 16, 2020
On this episode, game designer Ben Madison and a panel (JR, Mr Herman and WBC Curdis) discussing OCS (Operational Combat Series) from the Gamers and MMP.
0:05 Ben Madison intro...point of origin
0:22 White Tribe and Absolute Victory
0:36: THE MISSION and christianity's struggle to become a world religion
0:49 Death in the Trenches and a unique combat resolution system
1:02: What's on Ben's design plate and "delicate" topics in wargaming
1:22 OCS Panel discussion...does Herman know OCS?
1:37 Why play OCS
1:53 Charcoal fueled trucks, op tempo and Herman tells a story about meeting a few Rommel staff officers
2:09 Fog of War and the great OCS artillery dust up
2:29 Successors to OCS? Logistics in wargames
2:59 Wrap, on my gaming plate, shout outs, go Beloved Minnesota TWINS!