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sheepman 109 Sep 2012 11:54 a.m. PST

A report of a hard fought refight of the battle of Paltzig between a large Russian and small Prussian army in 1759.

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As found at:
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A great game with good company, what more could one ask for!
Cheers Dave.

vtsaogames09 Sep 2012 12:27 p.m. PST

Looks good. What rules do you use?

MajorB09 Sep 2012 12:28 p.m. PST

Spiffy looking game! What rules?

magister equitum09 Sep 2012 12:30 p.m. PST

good report, the rules are hex based ?

sheepman 109 Sep 2012 1:21 p.m. PST

The hex based table and terrain are all our mate Mick's work (and allot of work went into them too!), while the rules are a joint home made effort of his and another chap called Mike. They cover WSS and SYW with slight changes, while the lads have also adapted Fire and Fury for the hex based system. Not allot of help to you gents who asked I'm afraid but there you go.
As with all hex based rules systems the hexes remove any ambiguity about ranges, facings, flank shots etc. Their either in or their not!
Thanks for the interest.
Dave

14Bore16 Apr 2020 12:33 p.m. PST

Paltzig or Kay will be my next game though not in a couple months maybe. But looking to see what info and what others have done. Thanks for sharing.

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