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doctorphalanx24 Jan 2017 3:57 a.m. PST

Some thoughts on serial wargaming and C&C:A.

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vtsaogames24 Jan 2017 5:51 a.m. PST

In a similar vein, the Fencibles have been playing mostly Bloody Big Battles for the last two years. We have played a few ancient games the last couple of months.

At least with BBB we don't spend much time going through the rules.

doctorphalanx24 Jan 2017 6:29 a.m. PST

Even with BBB, you do spend time in the rules if you don't play it very often!

Years ago I played WRG Ancients week-in-week-out. I still found it hard!

Personal logo BigRedBat Sponsoring Member of TMP24 Jan 2017 10:24 a.m. PST

C&C Ancients has great replayability, because one is never going to draw the same hand of cards, twice. An excellent choice for a game that is to be played multiple times!

vtsaogames24 Jan 2017 11:06 a.m. PST

Doc, the main reason we don't spend much time on the BBB rules is because we play them a lot. That said, I still get asked how far infantry move, what is artillery range, etc.

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