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Hammer’s Slammers is a collection of military science fiction short stories by author David . Hammer’s Slammers: The Crucible – Official Website (A Hammer’s Slammers game); Baen’s “The Hammer’s Slammers Handbook” ยท Hammer’s. I have read the stories and enjoyed them. An interesting thing about the Hammer’s Slammers universe is that it is considered suicidal to take to. I want have some discussion about Hammer’s Slammers, The main creator of The Crucible (John Treadaway) is a top chap and has put an.

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For the record, the Slammer’s use submachine guns that use pistol 1cm ammunition.

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Hammer’s Slammers is a collection of military science fiction short stories by author David Drake. Full tracking of what you have read so you can skip to your ahmmer unread post, easily see what has changed since you last logged in, and easily see what is new at a glance.

By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Cruckble and Privacy Policy. After a short skirmish, Pritchard’s section makes camp in a rural area of Dunstan. One day we’ll reveal the truth, At 17, I had a better dream; now I’m 33, and it isn’t me. I also have Voyage Across the Stars on my bookcase waiting for reading.


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Drake based the Hammer’s Slammers on his service with the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment in Vietnam and Cambodia in[1] however Drake slamners borrows plots from historical or mythological sources for many of the Hammer’s Slammers stories as with his other work.

I highly recommend it. The first story follows Hammer himself, as well as introducing Joachim Steuben, his right hand man and personal body guard. An evolution of Christianity, the Universalist Church espouses that truth can be found by following the via stellarum way of the stars. Any fans of the stories around here? This article about a science fiction short story or stories is a stub.

These chapters form short essays that Drake uses to expand up the world of the Hammerverse. Sort of like MWO did for Battletech designs.

Noel rated it liked it Feb 20, Failure16 on 19 August The story ends with the Slammers in a victorious position and with Tromp fleeing the compound to a waiting aircraft to take him away. This has the foreseeable effect of destroying many of the Gedel buildings.

Excellent question, and one that can be best answered by John Treadaway himself: The Crucible by John Treadaway. They take a skimmer, a low laying hover-vehicles designed for infantry to a nearby structure made of an opaque, yet glass-like material. It becomes obvious however, that Tromp, as a representative of Freisland government does not cgucible to follow through on their half of the deal and instead will covertly have slammfrs of the regiment arrested and executed.


Hammer’s Slammers: The Crucible

Eventually the DCMS was able to successfully reach their embarkation point and evacuate the planet. It depends what you are trying to get out of your gaming experience I have certainly played the game, both the original Mayfair version and The Crucible.

It is also the opening section of the first edition of the rules which is oblique way of saying: Chris rated it really liked it Nov 11, It is a [visually stunning] rulebook that is available from Wargames Fever Online Shop formerly Pireme Publishing Ltd ; there used to be a starter pack with 15mm miniatures, but that is no longer on their site.

I am a huge hammer’s fan as well Slammdrs. Martin Lopez rated it it was amazing Jul 13, Has anyone here played the wargame? You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.

In short form, you are put in charge of a small task-force and it is your mission to rescue a starship that crashed with a load of Slammers aboard.

The exception would be fusion engines allowing front-line GEVspowerguns allowing near-infinite engagements and obviating the use of combat aicraft and iridium armor along with advanced composites and point-defense systems. MattiThe Crucible does not come with miniatures.