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mwindsorfw Supporting Member of TMP06 Jun 2018 6:18 p.m. PST

No bug here.

Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP07 Jun 2018 3:46 p.m. PST

I was looking for recommendations in 28mm for both troop types when my post got jacked.

Ive only seen Warlords that I can recall. I welcome any recommendations. Cheers.

Marcus Brutus08 Jun 2018 5:17 a.m. PST

I like the Aventine and Relic models for these troop types.

Personal logo aegiscg47 Supporting Member of TMP08 Jun 2018 6:36 a.m. PST

You would think that since it is popular and necessary troop type for quite a few armies that someone would have done a set in plastic or sell them as a unit. Having to buy three packs of infantry plus one of command to just field a unit makes adding several of these to your army an expensive proposition.

Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP08 Jun 2018 11:20 a.m. PST

Aegis, I just got started in 28mm Ancients but I had the same thought. Certainly a plastic box that contained both types would be very useful, particularly at filling in as Imitation Romans.

Marcus, thank you. Do those 2 companies mix well?

Paul7208 Jun 2018 3:06 p.m. PST

I'd suggest looking at Gripping Beasts Polemarch range. I have both their Thureophoroi and Thorakitai and they are great models.

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Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP09 Jun 2018 2:46 p.m. PST

Thanks Paul!

DukeWacoan Supporting Member of TMP Fezian19 Jun 2018 10:42 a.m. PST

I have both Polemarch and Aventine. I used them in separate units and they match well.

Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP19 Jun 2018 10:45 a.m. PST

Thank u Duke!

Uesugi Kenshin Supporting Member of TMP20 Jun 2018 8:27 a.m. PST

I decided to give Gripping Beast a try. I really liked the Aventine pack but I didn't see a command pack to go with it.

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