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War games at Fort Meigs

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Justin Lynch, of West Toledo, left, and Dan Zimmerman, of Port Huron, play, "War of the Machines" together.

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Jim Kopchak, of Parma, sets up the pieces for a game version of the Second Battle of Manassas.

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Jim Kopchak, of Parma, sets up the pieces for a game version of the Second Battle of Manassas.

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Stan Hamm, of Napoleon, left, watches as Heidi Bender, of Adrian, Mich., center, and Justin Lynch, of West Toledo, right, play a game called, "War of the Machines" together.

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Models of pirates and sailors do battle on hand-painted boats in the game, "Pieces of Eight."

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Dennis Murray, center, and his daughter Stacey Murray, work together as they play a table top fantasy game called Slaughterloo, loosely based on a Napoleonic war. Dennis had traveled fro Kentucky, and Stacey from Arkansas, to play in the two day convention.

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Keith Finn, of Columbus, moves a set of pieces a specific distance while playing a table top game.

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Steve Verdoliva, of Columbus, center, directs play of "Black Powder" a miniature battle from the Seven Years War.

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Hand painted pieces for a game version of the Second Battle of Manassas, are set up for a game.

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