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EricThe Shed23 Jan 2017 7:49 a.m. PST

Good Afternoon Folks

Yesterday we refought the battles of Isandlwana and Rorkes drift which were even more poignant for the fact that it was the 138th anniversary

I have posted up part 1 – The Isandlwana aar on my blog and part 2 will follow soon.


nearly 1000 28mm figures on show.
Lots of pictures etc

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Personal logo ColCampbell Supporting Member of TMP23 Jan 2017 8:27 a.m. PST

All I can say is "WOW!!"

Jim

Troop of Shewe Fezian23 Jan 2017 9:24 a.m. PST

excellent work, very impressive

Pauls Bods Supporting Member of TMP23 Jan 2017 10:36 a.m. PST

Wow!! The game gives a good Impression of the steamroller effect of the Zulus..and with such Odds Im not suprised the cavalry left the field.

Personal logo herkybird Supporting Member of TMP23 Jan 2017 12:23 p.m. PST

Yikes, I couldn't even carry that many Zulus!
Impressive…doesn't quite do the spectacle justice!

Well done!

Personal logo ochoin Supporting Member of TMP23 Jan 2017 2:40 p.m. PST

You should be proud of yourself. This is magnificent.

Personal logo D A THB Supporting Member of TMP23 Jan 2017 4:41 p.m. PST

That looks like a great game, well done.

Jeigheff Supporting Member of TMP23 Jan 2017 8:47 p.m. PST

Wowee! Your game looks truly spectacular!

I was honored to participate in a smaller Isandlwana game here in Austin, Texas, also played on Sunday, Jan. 22. A TMP buddy has a very impressive collection of 25mm Zulus and Brits, so he hosted a game at his house. Our game wasn't an exact historical simulation. At least 400 painted minis were involved. The Zulus won, but got hurt bad, not unlike the historical battle.

Personal logo Wolfshanza Supporting Member of TMP23 Jan 2017 11:46 p.m. PST

Great looking game thumbs up

Played two zulu games last friday using tMWWBK. Both Zulu victories.

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