Hollandazed: Thoughts, Ideas, and Miscellany — 7 players

7P (by Tom Russell)

7P (by Tom Russell)

Years ago I wanted to do a big, complicated game about the Thirty Years War, and spent some time immersing myself in the topic. I eventually decided that my ambitions far outpaced my abilities, and chose somewhat lower-hanging fruit instead, which has worked out pretty well for me. But still the topic fascinates me, and from time to time I've circled back and dipped my toe in those waters, only to jump right back out. "The Ratification of the Treaty of M√ľnster, 15 May 1648", Gerard Terborch, 1848, oil on copper. But the last time I did it, I became...