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CFeicht Supporting Member of TMP28 Oct 2017 10:37 a.m. PST

All,

I am in the process of starting in the Renaissance period and would like recommendations on rules that fit these preferences:

1) Can play 6mm

2) Can play solo

3) 1 base = 1 unit

4) Command and control – generals and subgenerals represented on the table

5) Defined army lists (would be nice but not required)

6) Can do more exotic Renaissance conflicts such as the Adal War in Ethiopia, Conquistidors and Aztecs, and Moghuls in India

Thanks,

Christian

evilgong28 Oct 2017 1:33 p.m. PST

DBr

Sandinista28 Oct 2017 1:42 p.m. PST

Pike and Shotte work for me

Personal logo sillypoint Supporting Member of TMP28 Oct 2017 2:26 p.m. PST

Curry has made available a PDF version of Gush Renaissance army list. I notice that FOGR army lists are around as discounts.
These are useful sources if making your own armies.
DBR or DBRR sounds about what you need.
May need to do a bit of searching on the net.

Tony S28 Oct 2017 6:28 p.m. PST

I'd vote DBR too.

Jcfrog Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2017 12:26 a.m. PST

Baroque. Can use half size stands in 6mm. Not fiddly.

Fat Wally29 Oct 2017 10:02 a.m. PST

Baroque

Personal logo Stosstruppen Supporting Member of TMP29 Oct 2017 10:32 a.m. PST

I like Baroque as well.

DGT12302 Nov 2017 4:51 a.m. PST

I like Pike and Shotte

Logain02 Nov 2017 6:13 a.m. PST

Irregular Wars might be perfect. Checks all your boxes, and is focused on fringe conflicts for the period.

madaxeman03 Nov 2017 7:11 p.m. PST

DBR isn't quite 1 base, 1 unit – Pike and Shotte formations are independent bass that are free to move separately.

Those Warlord Games rules based n HC/Black Powder would fit the bill I think?

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