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by RogerC
Sat Mar 30, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Third Afgahan War 1919 With The Men Who Would BeKings
Replies: 3
Views: 508

Re: Third Afgahan War 1919 With The Men Who Would BeKings

Hi Rabblerouser, wemade no amendments really, but will certainly need to if we are to use them again for this era. The Tribal irregluars get a very short range with only small numbers firing but by 1919 most had modern rifles. The trucks were stationery so effectively just for pretty, the armoured c...
by RogerC
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Proxy war
Replies: 6
Views: 645

Re: Proxy war

I did have amoment recently, having painted a small Saxon Army for the Great Northern War, I wnated to use them for the whole War and do them cheaply so used the Warlord Plastics with metal command and had them all in Tricornes with the flags from Warfare. It was pointed out to me that I prefered th...
by RogerC
Wed Mar 27, 2019 11:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Proxy war
Replies: 6
Views: 645

Re: Proxy war

Exactly
by RogerC
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Third Afgahan War 1919 With The Men Who Would BeKings
Replies: 3
Views: 508

Third Afgahan War 1919 With The Men Who Would BeKings

We had a test game using Men Who Would be Kings on Thursday, we had WW1 Imperial troops ambushed by Afghan Regulars and Tribesmen. Report and Pictures here. https://gapagnw.blogspot.com/2019/03/the-men-who-would-be-kings-playtest-1919.html https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7877/40499598263_bceccd74fe.j...
by RogerC
Mon Mar 25, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Proxy war
Replies: 6
Views: 645

Re: Proxy war

Its all personal choice really, I find my OCD kicking in if its isnt at least somethign like correct. For instance i dont mind early WW2 british subbing for Late WW2 British but I would struggle using WW1 British as WW2. i do cut up figures to use, so for instance I couldnt find any WW1 British Cava...
by RogerC
Fri Mar 22, 2019 10:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Elizabethan Irish Shot
Replies: 2
Views: 460

Re: Elizabethan Irish Shot

Cheers Donnie, collection is getting somewhere near now.
by RogerC
Fri Mar 15, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: The Toe Nail of San Sebastian El Cid AAR
Replies: 1
Views: 1630

The Toe Nail of San Sebastian El Cid AAR

Great game of El Cid last night, first in a two parter around the holy relic the Toe Nail of San Sebastian, write up and pictures on the blog. https://gapagnw.blogspot.com/…/the-toenail-of-san-sebastian… https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7812/32442733957_9dbbe1f663.jpg el cid one by Roger Castle , on F...
by RogerC
Wed Mar 13, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Elizabethan Irish Shot
Replies: 2
Views: 460

Elizabethan Irish Shot

Hi All, not been on in a while so thought I might just share what I have been away doing. Elizabethan Ireland for the most part, some more pictures and a write up here.https://gapagnw.blogspot.com/2019/03/the-irish-shotte.html https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7827/46404365855_4b6bc4d072_k.jpg IMG_2019...
by RogerC
Fri Nov 23, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Sedgemoor
Replies: 1
Views: 619

Re: Sedgemoor

Good to know, one of our group is doign Sedgemoor and Killiekrankie, I will encourage him not to make the trip south.
by RogerC
Sun Nov 04, 2018 11:09 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Oberg Regiment
Replies: 3
Views: 967

Re: Oberg Regiment

Very nice Truls, that is a massive regiment!
by RogerC
Wed Oct 17, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: More cake and another BLB3 playtest
Replies: 3
Views: 1020

Re: More cake and another BLB3 playtest

Cheers General Hugh, it is certainly getting there.
by RogerC
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: More cake and another BLB3 playtest
Replies: 3
Views: 1020

More cake and another BLB3 playtest

We had another playtest of Beneath the Lilly Banners 3 last week, we may have been a bit ambitous but still the cake was nice. See what you think.http://gapagnw.blogspot.com/2018/10/more-cake-and-another-blb3-playtest.html https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1946/45252332781_4dde5f5b72.jpg table blb3 by ...
by RogerC
Tue Oct 02, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: Playtest of BLB3 Using GNW figures
Replies: 0
Views: 837

Playtest of BLB3 Using GNW figures

Had an interesting playtest of Beneath the Lilly Banners 3 The War of the Three Kings using Great Northern War figures. Write up and eye candy on the blog. http://gapagnw.blogspot.com/2018/10/second-playtest-of-blb3-war-of-three.html https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1930/31190241898_7d77ffeac9.jpg IMG...
by RogerC
Tue Oct 02, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: SKANE WARS/GREAT NORTHERN WAR
Topic: GNW Second unit of Swedish Lifeguard
Replies: 4
Views: 1005

Re: GNW Second unit of Swedish Lifeguard

Thats an easy one now to be honest. I have 14 battalions of foot with two more to make that 16 or 4 brigades of 4. I also have 10 units of cavalry again with 2 more to go to make it 12 units. I have all the figures just need to get them painted. I may add slightly to the cavalry but 2 more of each i...