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by RogerC
Wed May 13, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Minor Conversions for Poles and Cossacks
Replies: 1
Views: 254

Minor Conversions for Poles and Cossacks

I have been having fun with some minor conversions, head and arm swaps mostly to create Cossacks and Poles from a variety of sources inclufing Gripping Beast Arab light cavalry. I am lookign forward to Warfare beign able to release their Cossacks to form more units. Details on the blog http://gapagn...
by RogerC
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:07 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Ottoman Project
Replies: 1
Views: 535

Re: Ottoman Project

Very nice Adam.

Its a good excuse to catch up on some painting.
by RogerC
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Deluge a new Polish and Cossack Project
Replies: 3
Views: 640

Re: The Deluge a new Polish and Cossack Project

Thanks guys, it certainly feels a logical step Adam, I can use all the troops I am lookign at so far for Great Northenr War too (Although Polish Dragoons with Matchlock might look a bit out. Barry I was going to pick up a regiment of your Cossack foot, but realising I had a small lead hill to paint ...
by RogerC
Sat Apr 04, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Deluge a new Polish and Cossack Project
Replies: 3
Views: 640

The Deluge a new Polish and Cossack Project

So as I am on Furlough and have some time on my hands, instead of tacklign the Lead Mountain I ahve chosen to add to it. Sigh. I already have a number of Poles and Cossacks to use with the Great Northenr War collection, I have decided to expand these for the earlier 1655-60 period. Once Barry releas...
by RogerC
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Italian wars' Men at Arms.
Replies: 2
Views: 1468

Re: Italian wars' Men at Arms.

Very nice Truls.
by RogerC
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Horse colour conformity
Replies: 4
Views: 2156

Re: Horse colour conformity

In peace time regiments often had troops in particular colours, again this is unlikely to have lasted on camapign with troops takign whatever remounts they could get, but I pay a nod to this by matching horse colours on bases for some units.
by RogerC
Mon Jan 27, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: Bust up in Bury, GNW AAR
Replies: 0
Views: 3388

Bust up in Bury, GNW AAR

I had a very large game over at chum Daves recently, Russians with supporting Saxon and Polish Allies took on the Swedes in an epic battle. Full write up and pictures ont he blog. https://gapagnw.blogspot.com/2020/01/gnw-bust-up-in-bury.html https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49451706713_a79115fffd...
by RogerC
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hail Cid after action report for our first big game
Replies: 3
Views: 4576

Re: Hail Cid after action report for our first big game

I definately will, look forward to it.
by RogerC
Sun Jan 19, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First French and Indian Sharp Practice
Replies: 0
Views: 2866

First French and Indian Sharp Practice

First French and Indian game using Sharp Practice, perhaps slightly one sided but giving us a feel for the various vurtues of the units, report on my blog http://gapagnw.blogspot.com/ https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49406008866_c53756c4d5_w.jpg IMG_20191219_215115 by Roger Castle , on Flickr
by RogerC
Sun Nov 24, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: Great Northern War AAR
Replies: 0
Views: 3196

Great Northern War AAR

Anorther Great Northern War Game at Steves, 50 or so units on table, good game https://gapagnw.blogspot.com/2019/11/back-to-gnw.html https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49118192437_cd8a5ae36f_w.jpg charge oot by Roger Castle , on Flickr https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49117488118_3d07e0dc01_w.jp...
by RogerC
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: Saxon Kurprinze and Jacobite Sir Eustace
Replies: 0
Views: 4030

Saxon Kurprinze and Jacobite Sir Eustace

Finished the latest unit of Saxons for my Great Northern War, then added a base of pike and command to be able to use it as Jacobite Irish regiment Sir Eustace. Pictures on the blog see what you think. https://gapagnw.blogspot.com/ https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/48825765357_ee9842f481_n.jpg kur...
by RogerC
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: GNW Schlippenbach Dragoons 2
Replies: 2
Views: 2148

Re: GNW Schlippenbach Dragoons 2

Cheers Adam
by RogerC
Tue Sep 10, 2019 8:04 pm
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: Swedish regiment Savolax
Replies: 0
Views: 3964

Swedish regiment Savolax

Latest unit of Swedish foot complete, these are Savolax, just one more to go, write up and pictures on the blog. https://gapagnw.blogspot.com/

Imagesavolax by Roger Castle, on Flickr
by RogerC
Sat Sep 07, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Wee Farm
Replies: 3
Views: 3281

Re: A Wee Farm

Cheers Glorfindel, I do like it myself.