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cyrus507 Dec 2012 7:11 p.m. PST

I've just finished some cavalry for my Spartan Army:

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More photos on my blog:

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trailape Supporting Member of TMP07 Dec 2012 7:26 p.m. PST

Nice!

Mithridates07 Dec 2012 9:44 p.m. PST

Looking good Mike infantry looked the part as well.

Made a start on the Victrix mercenaries. Mould lines needed fair bit of work and they are a tad small for my liking but will see how they paint up.

Garry

Caliban Supporting Member of TMP08 Dec 2012 1:59 a.m. PST

Very nice indeed. Interesting quote on the blog about the men assigned to the cavalry not being highly motivated – is that maybe because duty in the hoplite line had higher prestige?

Paint Pig08 Dec 2012 9:52 a.m. PST

Very nicely presented, dare I say awesome pie…. wink

regards
dave

Pauls Bods08 Dec 2012 10:09 a.m. PST

Great looking army!
Cheers
Paul

cyrus508 Dec 2012 12:39 p.m. PST

Thanks guys. Garry I've started on a unit as well, they paint up really well. Paul I think you're right Hoplites definitely had higher prestige.
Cheers
Mike

Marcus Maximus08 Dec 2012 12:44 p.m. PST

Lovely figures, brillaint army cyrus5, nicely done.

bluewillow08 Dec 2012 12:52 p.m. PST

lovely Mike!

cyrus508 Dec 2012 7:23 p.m. PST

Thanks Marcus Maximus and Matt.

Personal logo oldbob Supporting Member of TMP08 Dec 2012 8:20 p.m. PST

Their Cavalry wasn't very good and most Rules have them down graded.I only have 8 in my army. That's some very good brush work!

cyrus509 Dec 2012 12:19 p.m. PST

Thanks oldbob, yeah they were rubbish really but can guard the flanks…

Personal logo oldbob Supporting Member of TMP09 Dec 2012 1:26 p.m. PST

That's exactly what I used them for also!

LEGION 1950 Supporting Member of TMP09 Dec 2012 4:52 p.m. PST

Nice work cyrus5. Yes the Spartans cav was not very good, but it was good for the flanks! Mike

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