Pirates of the Spanish Main, I took advantage of the poor Sunday weather to lay down some ocean and get the plastic ships out with Arabiansquire
We looked through the ship choices just played a basic 40 point game (No crews or Unique treasure). Despite getting a few rules wrong the game ran pretty smoothly (it's a simple ruleset) with a good bit of combat (made more exciting by some really poor dice rolling on either side).
|Things get a bit crowded in an early island landing.|
The wee lad won the first (unphotographed) Pirates vs Spanish game by virtue of one of his ships boosting the gold collected by 2. The game is quick enough that we had time for a second game (and for me to fetch a camera).
|The Bonaparte lands to pick up gold the two American|
vessels capable of damaging it look to get into canon range.
|The Bonaparte's manoeuvring delays until|