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Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP24 Jun 2018 10:08 a.m. PST

I now have all the miniatures i need for standard smallish game of Beneath the lilly banners.
I've got some generals, a cannon with crew and 3.5 russian battalions, 1 Danish battalion and 3 Danish squadrons to paint.
On the swedish side I've only got half a battalion and 6 squadrons to paint and a couple of generals.
I have all the miniatures only need to paint them.

This would be 14 battalions and 34 squadrons (17 BLB squadrons) on the anti-swedish side or about 11 250 men(not counting artillery. )

While the swedish would have 5 battalions and 30 squadrons (15 BLB squadrons)
Or about 6250 men.

Last time i had a ganeable force was when I had a British and French Napoleonic 15mm division each.

Chalfant24 Jun 2018 11:05 a.m. PST

It is always very nice to have a complete set, to game both sides of a conflict.

Chalfant

princeman24 Jun 2018 3:56 p.m. PST

Go man go!!

mghFond24 Jun 2018 8:42 p.m. PST

Congrats! I always have to paint both sides when I do a new period too.

Personal logo Extra Crispy Sponsoring Member of TMP25 Jun 2018 4:11 a.m. PST

I don't have to but I always paint matched armies

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP26 Jun 2018 5:34 a.m. PST

Great! I agree that matching armies are very useful – that is the only way I can game SYW and ACW since I am the only one in the local club with those armies

Gunfreak Supporting Member of TMP26 Jun 2018 9:37 a.m. PST

Thanks gets.
There is none with in normal driving distance that I know of to game with. (Really I need a private jet)

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