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listlurker26 Apr 2017 3:18 a.m. PST

Here is the few shots of my new Pict army for MeG. Plenty more pics on my blog

picture

thanks for looking

Simon


lurkio.co.uk/blog

Olivero26 Apr 2017 4:00 a.m. PST

thanks for sharing

Cool army, great painting. And you put FLOWERS on the bases!!! By the way, is this an "all options" army for MeG or will it be fielded with all units on the table? Curious about MeG, you see. What would be the 1-3 best things about MeG for you?
Oliver

listlurker26 Apr 2017 5:27 a.m. PST

There is about 15k worth of troops here. A typical game is between 10K and 12K , as the game size/time settles down. So, there is more than enough really

Best things for me

1.Card mechanic – forces you to consider all phases in the game for resource management

2.Alternate activation means that both players are active during a turn

3.Clever attrition/morale mechanism means that the 'best' troops don't aways win.


honourable mention outside the top 3
nice pre game pramble
lots a up to date lists
direct play – means speedy games

goragrad26 Apr 2017 11:51 a.m. PST

Very nice!!

Olivero26 Apr 2017 12:08 p.m. PST

Need to consider the rules, I guess thumbs up

Mick the Metalsmith27 Apr 2017 2:59 p.m. PST

Pictish shields are really weird. How historical are the depictions?

Khusrau28 Apr 2017 4:29 p.m. PST

The large round ones I don't know about, but I have visited the Pictish stones nearby and can attest to H and other shield shapes.

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