Tagged: Black Seas

Black Seas: Santisima Trinidad

The mighty Santisima Trinidad was by far the largest and most powerful vessel of the Age of Sail. Bring this behemoth to your Black Seas Spanish Fleet. The Santisima Trinidad…

Black Seas: Basics of Gameplay

Avast! Set your sights on these Basics of Gameplay tutorial videos. With these in your arsenal, you’ll be sailing the high seas and doing battle in no time. In this…

Focus: Black Seas Boarding Actions

We’re taking a look at boarding enemy ships in Black Seas, an invaluable technique for securing the contents of a hold, or the ship itself as a prize. There were…

Hobby: Your Black Seas

Black Seas has only been out a short time but fleets are springing up all over the place. We’ve been keeping an eye on your Black Seas. We’ve been trawling…

Black Seas: The Battle of Trafalgar

With winter closing in, we’re taking to the high seas to witness the greatest naval battle in military history. The battle of Trafalgar is about to begin! After pursuing the…

Focus: First Rates (1770 – 1830)

A number of the most famous ships in history were 1st rate ships-of-the-line hailing from the Age of Sail. We take a look at 1st Rates in Black Seas. The…

Black Seas Launch Event

Come and celebrate the release of Black Seas with us here at Warlord HQ. We’ll have demos galore and lead designer Gabrio on hand. Our store will be fully stocked…

Black Seas: Amphibious Warfare

With the release of Black Seas this month, we’ve added a whole new dimension to games of Black Powder. Amphibious operations have begun! Since the dawn of civilisation, the sea…

Black Seas: The Napoleonic Wars

We’re taking a look at one of the most iconic periods covered by Black Seas – the Napoleonic Wars. This article is a fantastic overview of the conflict! One of…

Black Powder: At Trafalgar & Waterloo

We’re looking at an individual with a remarkable claim to fame – one of the only men verified to be at both Trafalgar and Waterloo! Miguel Ricardo de Alava “Alava,…

Black Seas: Painting your Fleet

Getting excited about setting sail with our brand new game; Black Seas? We’ve got an article on how you can go about painting your ships! In the Carronade Era, there…

Black Seas: Fleets, Squadrons & Flotillas

Looking for another way to get started with Black Seas? We’ve put together a few different deals to fill up your harbours! Royal Navy & French Navy Fleets These sets…

Black Seas: Rulebook and Starter Set

Take to the high seas in our brand new fleet battle game – Black Seas! We’ve got a limited number of special edition rulebooks, so get them before they’re gone!…

Battle of Turtle Gut Inlet

With the release of Black Seas just around the corner, we’re heading back to 1776 to look at the battle of Turtle Gut Inlet! Situated at the mouth of the…

HMS Emerald & The Hunt for the Santisima Trinidad

Ships acquired a colourful history over the course of their life – this week, we’re taking a look at the career of one humble frigate – HMS Emerald! HMS Emerald…

Focus: Third Rates (1770 – 1830)

3rd Rate vessels formed the bulk of a Navy’s fleet, a perfect compromise between size, power and manoeuvrability. We look at their role in Black Seas. The Rating System Britain’s…

Frequently Asked Questions: Black Seas

Wow, we’ve had such a great response from everyone at Salute and online so we’ve asked Author Gabrio to put together this FAQ to answer some of the burning questions…