A journey to Zurich – travelling with games

Gabriel Perelle, Travelers Approaching a Bridge, French, 1603 - 1677, , etching on laid paper, Gift of the Estate of Leo Steinberg

Kalmfist gives me a nudge, I look up from my magazine. I am sat on a train travelling to Manchester Airport. I take the DS from him, click continue and am faced with a collection of tanks and men arranged on a small island. I can only see half of the island, the rest is obscured in fog. I move my units and contemplate what to buy, finally deciding to hoard my money for greater delights next turn. All done, I pass the DS back to Kalmfist, take a drink of beer and return to the article I was reading. Travelling doesn’t get much better than this.

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