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Scythians v Attila’s Huns

July 7, 2010

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The first wargame scheduled since I finished the Scythians had to give them a run, and I really wanted LH v LH, on a large-board format. So “Angry” Anderson kindly agreed to play the Huns. He did however choose the Attila option. ¬† Terrain and Deployment Ecdicius wins the defender roll and sets up absolutely […]

Wide Arable

February 19, 2010

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With mutual consent “Angry” Anderson pitted II/80a Attila’s Huns (Huns) against “Fighting Mad” McGuire’s III/3 Italian Ostrogothic (IOs) on a wide board. This means it is standard depth but 33% wider than standard. What this means in practical terms is that if a mobile army wants to utilize its flanks, it can, and an army […]

Death in the Wald

February 19, 2010

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This classic match-up between II/56 Early Imperial Romans (EIR) and II/47e Early German Cherusci (EGe) was played out between “Ecdicius” McLaren and “Angry” Anderson. To cut a long story short Ecdicius squandered some of the best PIPs rolled to fall ignominiously 2-4 before Anderson’s EGes.

Wrath of Caledonia

February 16, 2010

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The¬†second game, this one between “Fighting Mad” McGuire’s II/56 Early Imperial Romans (EIR) and “Ecdicius” McLaren’s II/60 Caledonians (Cals).