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by Rod
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Flexiblity of Basing Numbers?
Replies: 6
Views: 5945

Re: Flexiblity of Basing Numbers?

Most of my old armies were DBA, I made the attached description to help DBA/WRG players by explaining some of the different troop types.
by Rod
Thu Aug 08, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Flexiblity of Basing Numbers?
Replies: 6
Views: 5945

Re: Flexiblity of Basing Numbers?

Longer answer: Basing matters for the amount of distance they fall back and having enough room to fall back. It also can effect the position of troops (i.e. open order can pass through open order) and their ability to form up on the battlefield. Other than that it is just troop identification. We ha...
by Rod
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Army List Discussions
Topic: BattleCard Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 3229

Re: BattleCard Questions

Battle cards will always be options, hoping they will be released soon.

Right now the focus is on the final print version final, final proof read.
by Rod
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Flexiblity of Basing Numbers?
Replies: 2
Views: 2305

Re: Flexiblity of Basing Numbers?

2 to a base on a 20mm deep is skirmisher :)
by Rod
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Flexiblity of Basing Numbers?
Replies: 2
Views: 2305

Re: Flexiblity of Basing Numbers?

The basing standards are meant to be guidelines so when meeting other players your armies are more immediately identifiable. If you have 3 to a 15mm deep stand (assuming 15mm on 40mm wide here) to represent heavy foot and 4 to represent elite, I see no real issue with that. Raiders 4 to a 20mm deep ...
by Rod
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: General Ancient and Medieval History Discussion
Topic: Vikings as Heroes in the Modern Age
Replies: 6
Views: 6562

Re: Vikings as Heroes in the Modern Age

It was interesting at Historicon, the most popular demo board was the Viking Vs. Saxon Shieldwall battle.

I think their were people playing it pretty much all weekend.
by Rod
Thu Aug 01, 2019 11:26 pm
Forum: Painting Miniatures
Topic: Gripping Beast Plastic Arab Cavalry
Replies: 0
Views: 4828

Gripping Beast Plastic Arab Cavalry

I am quite happy with the way these paint up. Also they mix well with my old Glory and Perry miniatures.
by Rod
Wed Jul 31, 2019 2:14 am
Forum: Painting Miniatures
Topic: Turcopoles and Spears
Replies: 0
Views: 4781

Turcopoles and Spears

In preparation for doing the Battle of Hattin I needed a few extra troops.
by Rod
Mon Jul 29, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Painting Miniatures
Topic: Bronze Age Zagros Highlanders
Replies: 16
Views: 5146

Re: Bronze Age Zagros Highlanders

Hit with rock, take apples...

Fantastic!
by Rod
Sat Jul 27, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: Miniatures Review and Figure Questions
Topic: Koryo Koreans
Replies: 8
Views: 3099

Re: Koryo Koreans

Yes, the old glory math :)

Plus they tend to be some "carving required" figures as well.