Here is a short report of my impressions of the Origins game fair 2014 in Columbus Ohio.
It was a great honor and an unforgettable experience to meet so many forum members in person.
The friendliness, generosity and courteously of the people I met there left me many times speechless.
03:00 am Left home with wife by car and drove to Munich airport the next 1,5 hours.
First information at the Air France check in counter was: No direct connection
Updated 06-23-2014 at 14:04 by Marechallannes
June 9, 1940
"You've never finish the story of that mission in the P-40's, Joachim." "I did so." "No you didn't! We scrambled for an interception and you didn't have the time to finish the tale." "You're right, Kyte! Where was I, when we were interrupted?" "You had left your wingman... ah... the Polish one... dealing with the last Messerschmitt and you went on..." "Andrzej! Yes! That was the last time I saw him... Well. Earlier
09:00 am – we met for breakfast at the Botel Restaurant. Two cups of coffee, bread and sausage will strengthen us for the last battles.
We prepared for the Stalingrad mission, hosted by Kubajs and Dan-Sam.
Jelena and Kancelot were sitting in front of the table, looking at the battlefield.
From left to right: Kubajs, Dan-Sam, Andrzej, Thomatchef
Updated 06-06-2014 at 11:12 by Marechallannes
08:00 am – the bell of my cell phone ringed and I woke up in a good condition.
08:30 am - A knock on the door of Thomatchef’s room, a meeting with Andrzej on the floor and we had fast breakfast in the hotel’s restaurant.
We were ready for the main battle day.
On the way to the Con. Tramway line 22 brought us directly to Ladinek’s
Like the two years before I arrived from Nürnberg with an Expressbus and entered Prague Main Station at noon.
Bought a 24 h ticket for the public transport and went to the Botel Racek, a hotel boat on the Moldau or Vlatava river.
After a meal in a nearby Chinese fast food restaurant and a “welcome to Prague beer”, I entered the quarterdeck of the hotel boat
Updated 06-04-2014 at 07:11 by Marechallannes