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RogerC26 Sep 2018 11:43 a.m. PST

A couple of weeks ago our group played a massive Sassanid vs Romans 28mm game, lots of pictures and game outline on the blog.

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Cooldude26 Sep 2018 12:52 p.m. PST

Spectacular looking game! Thanks for sharing!

catavar26 Sep 2018 2:46 p.m. PST

Impressive table-top game

goragrad26 Sep 2018 4:21 p.m. PST

Interesting report and impressive forces.

Personal logo aegiscg47 Supporting Member of TMP26 Sep 2018 5:43 p.m. PST

Well done1 In this day and age in the hobby where most games are a handful of figures, this battle shows how impressive big games with a lot of miniatures are.

mghFond26 Sep 2018 8:51 p.m. PST

Fantastic game, looks like it was great fun too.

korsun0 Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2018 5:18 a.m. PST

what a great looking (and sounding) game!

Would it be the siege of Singara in 360AD? 2 legions were captured and disappeared into the Sassanid Empire depths.

RogerC27 Sep 2018 6:08 a.m. PST

Thanks guys, just worked out roughly 1,400 figures on table. korsun0 not sure if that was the battle but it was 4th century so the timeline is about right.

Personal logo Bowman Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2018 3:30 p.m. PST

Roger, who made the figures for the Great King's command base?

RogerC28 Sep 2018 10:48 a.m. PST

It was a specific commission so there are some commercial figures on there and loads of stuff from various makes. I will ask Chris whose figures they if he knows.

Herce Salon de Guerre28 Sep 2018 1:07 p.m. PST

great looking armies, love my Sassanids and Late Romans

cheers
Matt

RogerC29 Sep 2018 10:04 a.m. PST

Sassanids have to be one of the most colourful armies going and the Romans are not that far behind.

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