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The Open Texture of Warfare


In my recent post on Proxy War in Yemen I asserted that the concept of a proxy war, while primarily associated with the Cold War, can be applied to the war now being fought indirectly between Saudi Arabia and Iran in Yemen. 1,626 more words

Strategy And Tactics

Revision and Gaming

Today’s been a bit of a slow day really. I’ve just been revising for my civil law exam and playing a bit of a new game (to me at least) called Banished. 221 more words

What I learned: Rome Total War

I enjoy playing video games. It might be my favourite hobby alongside reading, writing or talking about films and TV shows. Anyone who has spent a significant amount of time enjoying this form of entertainment has been told the usual diatribe about how much of a waste of time it is, and how it could be better spent finding a job or reading a book or going outside et cetera. 942 more words


Total War: Warhammer

This announcement trailer came out recently and made a lot of people very happy, myself included. For many years, fans of both the Total War games and Warhammer have been suggesting a collaboration, and now it is on the horizon. 973 more words


The Siege of Strasbourg

The Siege of Strasbourg
By Rachel Chrastil
Harvard University Press – £25.00

When most people think of total war, they probably think of that tragic and ultimately pointless of events, The First World War – oft referred to as The Great War. 531 more words


Grave of the Fireflies/Hotaru no haka (Original title)

Grave of the Fireflies/Hotaru no haka (Original title)

Del Rio, D. (Producer), Toru, H. (Producer), & Takahata, I. (Director). (1988). Hotaru no haka . Japan: Studio Ghibli. 245 more words

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