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by Saxon Warrior
Mon Jun 30, 2008 5:09 pm
Forum: Napoleonic General Board
Topic: REPUBLIC TO EMPIRE -Your thoughts genuinely sought!
Replies: 37
Views: 12052

It simply has to be simultaneous movement. Any disadvantages are outweighed by the prevention of the stupidity that can occur with alternative movement. How many times have you been unable to shoot at a unit that dives out of cover, crosses that dangerous open ground and can then melle with you? Or ...
by Saxon Warrior
Sun Jun 29, 2008 9:44 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: Record sheets
Replies: 1
Views: 2539

Record sheets

Being nosey I'd like to know how people record casualties, morale states, that sort of thing. Being a fastidious sort of chap , I tend not to like scribbling figures on a scrappy piece of paper but prefer something like the following. General Command ability Plodder Average Good Inspirational Regime...
by Saxon Warrior
Fri Jun 27, 2008 8:41 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: Cavalry Charging
Replies: 12
Views: 4705

Does it not count as charging if the unit moves more than its normal distance?
That's just my opinion of course.

Dave B.
by Saxon Warrior
Tue Jun 24, 2008 10:14 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: One balanced army
Replies: 4
Views: 2216

Thanks for the help chaps. It looks like I need more cavalry...Boo hiss don't like painting cavalry, especially as all the Horse regiments seem to have worn grey coats, boring, but never mind. As for the converged Grenadiers there is a picture of such a creature in the gallery. Hence the six infantr...
by Saxon Warrior
Mon Jun 23, 2008 10:30 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: One balanced army
Replies: 4
Views: 2216

One balanced army

This is my first foray into a new period, in fact in thirty years of wargaming I have never done a "Horse and Musket" army before, no Napoleonics, ACW or whatever. But to the nitty gritty, what I plan is the following, Danish by the way. 2 Infantry brigades of three battalions 1 Converged Grenadier ...