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29 Oct 2016 3:27 p.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

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Personal logo herkybird Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2016 11:21 a.m. PST

The perennial cry of Snoopy, in his WW1 Imagi-games.

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We had a go today! If you want to know what happened, please go to this link

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Enjoy!

Norman D Landings Inactive Member29 Oct 2016 1:50 p.m. PST

Not a successful day, but great fun!
The revised solo system has really pulled the teeth on two-seaters. It's no longer an easy option to rely on the rear gunner.
Those Yank Nieuports though… we have to get more air miles in them. I'm convinced they've got potential!

Personal logo Bashytubits Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2016 3:56 p.m. PST

That looks like it was fun, curse you Red Baron!

Joez66 Inactive Member29 Oct 2016 4:39 p.m. PST

We had a couple of good fights last Tues. Battle one saw 2 Camels, and a Nieuport 28 (me) battling 2 Albatross DIII one DV and a DR1.

Allies won taking minimal damage, while really giving it to the Flying Circus
I was able to down one of the Albatross and send another packing with wounded pilot and engine damage.

Battle two found a pair of Nieuport 28s against 3 Albatross fighters…once again the Allies cleared the skies, and I downed another, sent one off the map with damage and shared the 3rd.

We play with basic rules to make the action fast and fun. A good time was had by all.

The ring leader of our group is working out some campaign rules, so we can work through the different aircraft types and keep matchups historically accurate. Looking forward to it !

Joe

Personal logo herkybird Supporting Member of TMP30 Oct 2016 1:25 a.m. PST

Yes, I recently updated my campaign rules to ensure historical opponents are used link

I am sure, like us, you will enjoy a little campaigning to give games continuity!

Joez66 Inactive Member30 Oct 2016 5:38 a.m. PST

Nice ! Thanks for the link to those rules.

Joe

blacksmith01 Nov 2016 12:08 p.m. PST

I put a Red baron in the plane. It is a plastic 6mm Epic Imperial Guard soldier with a scarf made of paper.

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Personal logo herkybird Supporting Member of TMP01 Nov 2016 1:39 p.m. PST

Lovely job there! A real 40k Fokker!

Ivan DBA01 Nov 2016 6:12 p.m. PST

Brilliant pilot conversion.

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