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27 Nov 2012 4:20 a.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

  • Changed title from "for those within the locus of the World's Wagming Navel" to "for those within the locus of the World's Wargaming Navel"

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Personal logo Cardinal Hawkwood Supporting Member of TMP27 Nov 2012 3:37 a.m. PST

there is a Might and Reason 28mm SWY game next Sunday 2nd (Austerlitz day) by heroic me and that eternal scoundrel Lord Rhino of Hearne. To be held in the Goulburn GVS John St annexe.

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Lt General the most honourable Lord Hearne of Sloane , late of his Majesty's Royal Irish Regt will command a force of 170 pts of his Britannic Majesties Army of Middle Goulburn in an attempt to contain the wily Reynard-Christoph, Count of RuedeJean .The count ,with a force of 220 points of doughty French, Germans, Swiss and Irish troops is defending the rights and interests of his most Catholic Majesty. 9.AM start
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Personal logo Condotta Supporting Member of TMP27 Nov 2012 4:26 a.m. PST

Nicely presented. Wish I could attend, looks to be fun. AAR with photos, please, for vicarious entertainment. 50 point spread, what is the equalizer?

bluewillow27 Nov 2012 5:18 a.m. PST

superior generalship on behalf of Lord Hearne of Sloane !!!!

Personal logo Condotta Supporting Member of TMP27 Nov 2012 5:53 a.m. PST

Then I would target Lord Hearne with my artillery to neutralize the advantage : )

Maddaz111 Sponsoring Member of TMP27 Nov 2012 6:35 a.m. PST

I would apply an overdose of claret for the same or greater effect

(note for claret it is possible to substitute other drinks of the more potent types for same effect)

Maddaz111 Sponsoring Member of TMP27 Nov 2012 6:36 a.m. PST

And where do you get the lovely flowers to put on the bases…

Personal logo Cardinal Hawkwood Supporting Member of TMP27 Nov 2012 3:55 p.m. PST

actually a nice drop of claret is a good point..flowers are either Silfor mini natur ground cover as in the second pic Noch in the top picture

Paint Pig27 Nov 2012 5:14 p.m. PST

Watch him like a hawk would Lord Hearn of Sloane, you never know what he will pull from god knows where wink

regards
dave

Hows the stifle jihad going CH thumbs up

Personal logo Condotta Supporting Member of TMP28 Nov 2012 4:17 a.m. PST

Ah, I'll double-shot a nice Pinot Noir.

Personal logo Sparker Supporting Member of TMP28 Nov 2012 4:25 a.m. PST

Godspeed gentlemen, and keep your powder dry and your sword arms straight….

Personal logo Cardinal Hawkwood Supporting Member of TMP28 Nov 2012 5:50 a.m. PST

well yes many thanks for the ecouragment , it will be a bloody day not quite as bloody if I was facing von Hearne of Sloanezburg and a force of blue clad devils but these lobsters , with their 2 extra firing dice will be altogether nasty enough to troops rated as French. unfortunately drinking alchohol is off the menu for some time for me.

Personal logo Cardinal Hawkwood Supporting Member of TMP28 Nov 2012 5:51 a.m. PST

yes the 50 point difference reflects the grade of the commander, Rhino is a good and I am an average. It also takes into account the relative nastiness of the two sides.His is a bit ( a lot) nastier than mine.

Paint Pig28 Nov 2012 9:53 a.m. PST

Couldn't help having a look huh? wink

God speed indeed gentlemen and may the best Horn'd beast carry the day thumbs up

regards
dave

Personal logo Cardinal Hawkwood Supporting Member of TMP28 Nov 2012 3:56 p.m. PST

Orders of Battle sorted out last night will post them up today.

Personal logo Cardinal Hawkwood Supporting Member of TMP29 Nov 2012 4:57 p.m. PST

The Army of His Melcastrian Majesty in South Pangaea

C in C

Ryan,Lord Hearne of Sloane , Good

Column 1
Maj-Gen.Sir Godfrey Featherstonhaugh, 0
2 brigades elite 8SP (RI) 24 points
1 brigade foot 7 SP (RI) 10points
34 points
Column 2
Maj-Gen John Cholmondeley , +1
3 brigades of foot 7SP (RI) 30 points
30 points
Column 3 (coalition)
Gen-Lt. Matthias von Blaueweide , -1, Exceptional
1 brigade elite (RI) 7SP 10 points
3 brigades foot (RI) 6SP 24 points
34 points
Infantry 98 points
Cavalry Column 1
Maj-Gen George Blatchford-Schnell , -0, Exceptional
1 elite brigade (HC) 8SP 11points
2 dragoons (HC) 6SP 16 points
27points
Cavalry Column 2
Gn-Lt. Klaus von Katerheim , +1 Exceptional
2 brigades (HC) 7SP 20 points
1 Dragoon (LC) 6SP 8 points
28 points
Cavalry 55 points
Advance Guard
Maj-Gen Redmond Barry ( a bounder) , -2
2 Brigades Jaeger (II) and the like 5SP 10 points
Bieberhof dragoons (LC) 7SP 9 points
Advance Guard 19 points
Army total 172 points break test at 7

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Personal logo Cardinal Hawkwood Supporting Member of TMP29 Nov 2012 6:32 p.m. PST

L'Armée de Son Roi le Plus Pieux de Définition
His Most Pious King's Army of Definition

C in C
Christoph-Reynard, Le Comte de Ruejean Average

Artillery 3 heavy guns
30 points

Infantry

Column 1
Porthos, Baron du Vallon de Bracieux de Pierrefonds , +1, Valorous
3 grenadier brigades, 7 S , 30 points
30 points
Column 2
Charles de Batz-Castelmore ,Le Comte de Meung, -1, Valorous
3 Vieux brigades, 6SP, 24 points
24 points
column 3
René d'Aramis de Vannes,Le Vicomte de Bragelonne ou Dix ans plus tard, -1
3 line , SP5, 21 points
21 points
Column 4
Armand de Sillègue d'Athos d'Autevielle, Comte de la Fère, 0
2 Vieux brigades 6 SP, 16 points
1 line brigade 5SP 7 points
23 points
infantry 98 points
Avant Garde
Matthieu Le Vicomte de Bleufera, 0, exceptional.
2 Voluontaires (II) 4SP 12 points
hussar brigade 4 SP 5 points
Advance Guard 17 points
Cavalry
Column 1
Jean du Plessis, Le Comte de Rochefort, 0
3 Elite brigades ,7 SP, 30 points
Column 2
Pierre de Breuil, Seigneur d'Hiver. +1,Valorous
3 Cavalry Brigades 6SP, 27points
Column 3
François, Duc de La Rochefoucauld, Prince de Marcillac, -1
2 cavalrary brigades, 18 points
Cavalry 75 points
220 points . Break test @ 9 lost

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Personal logo Cardinal Hawkwood Supporting Member of TMP23 Dec 2012 1:58 p.m. PST

The battles is here
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for the fb savvy

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