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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian02 Feb 2017 6:23 p.m. PST

What is your favorite?

Personal logo Who asked this joker Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 6:30 p.m. PST

France!

mad monkey 1 Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 6:30 p.m. PST

French till about 1720. Then Prussian.

cavcrazy02 Feb 2017 6:45 p.m. PST

American Continental army

Altefritz02 Feb 2017 6:47 p.m. PST

Great Northern War Swedish

Shagnasty Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 6:56 p.m. PST

Grand Alliance.

Personal logo Dale Hurtt Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member02 Feb 2017 7:06 p.m. PST

American Continental army.

peterx Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 7:08 p.m. PST

The Iroquois.

Jamesonsafari02 Feb 2017 7:31 p.m. PST

Austrian!

Generalstoner49 Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 7:47 p.m. PST

The Pragmatic Army.

robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 7:49 p.m. PST

Prussian.

saltflats1929 Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 8:02 p.m. PST

Painted.

Berzerker7302 Feb 2017 8:26 p.m. PST

Great Northern War Swedish as well!

21eRegt02 Feb 2017 8:30 p.m. PST

Prussian army of Frederick the Great, though the Russian army of the SYW is making up ground fast.

Captain Avatar02 Feb 2017 8:41 p.m. PST

Russian

FusilierDan Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 8:46 p.m. PST

American Continental army.

dBerczerk02 Feb 2017 8:57 p.m. PST

Ottoman Turks with Albanian and Crimean Tartar allies.

basileus6602 Feb 2017 9:13 p.m. PST

Austrians, with Hannoverians a close second.

evilgong Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 9:17 p.m. PST

Chinese Turkestan

Winston Smith Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 9:51 p.m. PST

American Continentals with militia.

mghFond02 Feb 2017 10:36 p.m. PST

GNW Swedes and WSS French, too close to make up my mind but I'd gladly play either.

AussieAndy Supporting Member of TMP02 Feb 2017 10:44 p.m. PST

Reichsarmee followed by Grand Alliance.

Personal logo Lluis of Minairons Sponsoring Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 12:39 a.m. PST

WSS Austro-Catalans, no doubt.

Costanzo103 Feb 2017 2:39 a.m. PST

Austrian

Personal logo Il Granatiere Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 2:42 a.m. PST

GNW Swedes and Danes

MHoxie03 Feb 2017 3:01 a.m. PST

GNW Swedes it is.

bruntonboy03 Feb 2017 3:10 a.m. PST

1745 Jacobites, Louis IV's or maybe the British army of the 7 years war. Lots to choose.

Swampking03 Feb 2017 3:33 a.m. PST

1788 Swedes, followed by 1792 Lithuanians, then Jacobites and 1788 Norwegians

Chokidar Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 3:40 a.m. PST

Evilgong – do you have any pictorial sources or links that you can share?
Thanks
C

langobard Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 3:57 a.m. PST

1. Maria Theresa Austrians.

2. Fredrickan Prussians.

3. Louis XIV French.

GurKhan03 Feb 2017 4:10 a.m. PST

Qing.

Sobieski03 Feb 2017 5:37 a.m. PST

Prussians.

Jozis Tin Man Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 5:51 a.m. PST

British in south in AWI

Extrabio1947 Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 6:30 a.m. PST

French and GNW Russians. Got that, Jocknroll? GNW Russians!!! (Hint Hint) 😁

Khusrau03 Feb 2017 6:35 a.m. PST

Austrians & Jacobites. Which I suspect says more about me than the armies.

Scorpio03 Feb 2017 6:58 a.m. PST

Painted.

Damnit, that's the best suggestion. Congrats saltflats1929.

coopman03 Feb 2017 7:07 a.m. PST

American Continental army (painted).

Martin H Wolverton03 Feb 2017 7:25 a.m. PST

Saxons and Swedes from the GNW. I also like the British army of the AWI.

Personal logo Buckeye AKA Darryl Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 7:44 a.m. PST

Federal 1784-1796. 1st American Regiment, into the Legion of the United States.

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Parzival03 Feb 2017 8:42 a.m. PST

American Continental Army and militia here as well.

thehawk03 Feb 2017 8:46 a.m. PST

Prince-Abbot of St Gallen

Personal logo Saber6 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian03 Feb 2017 9:17 a.m. PST

Grand Fenwick

Andrew Preziosi Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 9:23 a.m. PST

Grand Fenwick

YEAH! All three of them, and their goat!

Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 10:50 a.m. PST

Hm hard one. Uniform wise i love British SYW.
But how many real super human armies are there really in history? Well Swedish GNW is one of them. While i dislike some of their of the battlefield stuff. On the battlefield they are hard to beat.

Rod MacArthur03 Feb 2017 10:54 a.m. PST

The only two which I have, 1745 Jacobite, followed by same period British.

I have plans for same period Hessians, and quite like the look of them. When I get around to WAS French I will undoubtedly include those as well, particularly the Irish Brigade.

Rod

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 11:40 a.m. PST

Austrian

Then French – used to be Prussian but all blue got tiring

Personal logo herkybird Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 12:10 p.m. PST

Swedish GNW for me too!

Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 4:56 p.m. PST

Prussian of course.

Jacobites for the '45 are my second choice.

John Miller03 Feb 2017 7:53 p.m. PST

Haven't played the period since the late 1970's but France. John Miller

Personal logo brass1 Supporting Member of TMP03 Feb 2017 8:52 p.m. PST

Iroquois Confederacy

LT

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