Please enjoy this conversation on our experience with the 2023 Summer of Plunder campaign. https://youtu.be/LdxJsF8Qmho
Intro This past week concluded the third annual Summer of Plunder Global Campaign! We hope you had a good time and we thank you for participating! After 9 weeks of pirate gaming, logging 1,396 games of Blood & Plunder and Oak & Iron on battle tables around the world, the 2023 Summer of Plunder is … Continue reading Week 9 Update – 2023 Summer of Plunder Resolution
Intro Welcome to the Week 8 update for the 2023 Summer of Plunder. We had another 159 games entered, bringing the total to 1,270 games logged so far this campaign! This week saw lots of participation in the weekly objective to use Native units in forces, along with a little boost of the Native American … Continue reading Week 8 Update – 2023 Summer of Plunder
[The following is COMPLETELY FICTIONAL and has no actual historical accuracy. It is 100% for entertainment purposes.] Photo from awesomestories CHANNEL 6 BREAKING NEWS: Historic Disaster of Epic Proportions Strikes Jamaica [News Intro Music] Anchor: Good evening, breaking news from the Caribbean tonight as a powerful earthquake rocks the island of Jamaica. In a catastrophic … Continue reading Disaster in the Caribbean! Earthquake Leaves Jamaica in Ruins!
Intro We’re already halfway through the Summer of Plunder! Prize distribution is ramping up. Got to get everything given away! With a holiday in the States this week we had a slow first half of the week, then plenty of entries late in the week, totaling 147 games. If you’re just joining us in this … Continue reading Week 5 Update – 2023 Summer of Plunder
Overview of the week 6 objective for the Summer of Plunder Campaign for Blood & Plunder and Oak & Iron
Intro We’ve completed 4 weeks of the 2023 Summer of Plunder Campaign. We’re almost halfway through the event & the plundering continues! If you’re just joining us in this campaign, or returning after participating in previous years, we have added some new elements this year, foremost being the campaign map tracks the power, progress, and … Continue reading Week 4 Update – 2023 Summer of Plunder
Update for the 3rd week of the 2023 Summer of Plunder
Broederen, de tijd is gekomen om te strijden tegen het onrecht in de koloniën. Te lang hebben de Spanjaarden, de Engelsen, de frivole Fransen en de Goddeloze piraten alle ruimte gekregen om ons territorium aan te vallen. De tijd is gekomen om terug te pakken wat ons toebehoort. Tijd om onze natie weer de schrik … Continue reading Dutch Call to Arms – 2023 Summer of Plunder
Hear ye! Hear ye!Subjects of ye majestys King William and Queen Mary, your royal sovereigns’ newly appointed Lord Governor hath issued the following decree. War with our rivals in the new world has not yet been formally decreed but ye increase in ye frequency of open hostility will not be tolerated. As of this date, … Continue reading English Call to Arms – 2023 Summer of Plunder
Greetings my fellow French men, women, and variations thereupon.We have carved out a territory for the glory of France in this new world and now it is time to defend it from the rabble. While we clearly have the superior fashion sense, cuisine, and military might our enemies are on all sides trying to take … Continue reading French Call to Arms – 2023 Summer of Plunder
This is Part 2 for the 2023 Summer of Plunder Rules for Blood & Plunder and Oak & Iron. The first half details what the campaign is, how to participate, and how to score points for yourself and your nation. This article details how the national competition works in the Caribbean! If you haven't read … Continue reading 2023 Summer of Plunder Global Campaign Rules Pt 2
The third annual Summer of Plunder campaign is just around the corner for the Firelock Games pirate gaming community! In this article we will outline what the event is, what is new this year, how to participate, the general timeline of the campaign, and give a preview of some of the objectives and prizes this … Continue reading Are You Ready for Summer of Plunder 2023?
Summer of Plunder is coming! Ever since the 2022 Summer of Plunder Campaign wrapped up last September, we've been working hard on the 2023 event! We've added a lot to this year's event, layering in suggestions and feedback gathered after the last campaign. More details will be forthcoming, but for now, please enjoy our "teaser … Continue reading 2023 Summer of Plunder Teaser Announcement Video
Intro We have finally come to the last week! The Summer of Plunder is coming to a close and an epic summer it has been. Entries were up to around 120 games this week, bringing the total to around 1,500 games logged in this campaign so far. Spain and England still struggle for the top … Continue reading Week 14 Summer of Plunder Update