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Sealamin Inactive Member06 Feb 2018 7:30 p.m. PST

Hello, I'm new here but I was hoping to get some opinions from people that have played BG in 6mm or 1/285th scale.

For clarity my group will be using 1/285th scale and will play on a 6'x 4' terrain board.

I've heard the game plays fine at this scale but are there any changes or tweaks that need to be made to accommodate a smaller scale?

I just received my rule book in the mail yesterday and I should have Tobruk supplement book tomorrow. Can't wait to get my mini's painted and on the table to play some desert warfare!

Thanks for any and all advice.

Personal logo Extra Crispy Sponsoring Member of TMP07 Feb 2018 4:55 a.m. PST

I played it as written. Worked just fine.

daler240D Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member07 Feb 2018 7:03 a.m. PST

I agree with Extra Crispy.

Sealamin Inactive Member07 Feb 2018 5:39 p.m. PST

Thanks for the information!

steamingdave47 Inactive Member08 Feb 2018 1:02 p.m. PST

BG probably looks a lot better with smaller scales. I have played with 1/144 scale and normal distances- closer match betweenground scale and figure scale than with my 20mm. Even closer with 6mm.

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