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Tango0105 Oct 2017 3:17 p.m. PST

The second releases of the month for Fire and Sword is a set of German cuirassiers armed with arquebuses.

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badger2205 Oct 2017 4:59 p.m. PST

Cool. Thanks

Owen

Supercilius Maximus05 Oct 2017 10:43 p.m. PST

Given the lack of armour, wouldn't they just be described as "harquebusiers"? They certainly aren't cuirassiers, not for this period at least.

Daniel S05 Oct 2017 11:00 p.m. PST

Actually they are spot on for Imperial Cuirassiers in the period which they are designed for which is the 1657-1660 intervention in the Swedish-Polish war which saw Imperial troops campaign in Poland, Denmark and Swedish Pommerania.

Supercilius Maximus06 Oct 2017 7:20 a.m. PST

Fair enough; I was thinking of the heyday of the fully armoured panz….errrr…cuirassier from the TYW.

Tango0106 Oct 2017 9:57 a.m. PST

Glad you like them my friend!. (smile)


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