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jocknroll15 Apr 2019 7:56 a.m. PST

1677 – Dnieper River – Battle of the Skull Mound.

Part 1 of BLB3 Eastern Wars Supplement – Battle report
Here:
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jocknroll16 Apr 2019 5:06 a.m. PST

Battle report now posted.. here are some of the shots

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jay13816 Apr 2019 10:24 a.m. PST

That's just some first class gaming there. Love the ottomans

mghFond16 Apr 2019 2:17 p.m. PST

Wow, great stuff!

jocknroll17 Apr 2019 2:45 a.m. PST

Thanks, going to follow this up with three more related blog posts:

1. How the new rules played with regard to the Eastern Wars modifications.

2. A Donnybrook faction list for the Ottomans which should appear on the blog over the next week.

3. A 'How to' on building defensive wagons for an Eastern wagonburg.

jocknroll11 May 2019 3:41 a.m. PST

I have add the reflections on how both the Ottoman and Cossack forces handled on the tabletop here:

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A reminder of the game

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doom beard 7826 May 2019 6:27 a.m. PST

How viable would these rules be for playing the earlier Eastern wars ? I'm thinking the Deluge era circa 1650's. Do they feature rules for skirmish cavalry . I'm not sure if Cossacks or Akincis would fall within the blade or bullet cavalry definition used in BLB

jocknroll26 May 2019 2:06 p.m. PST

The would be fine. Akinjis and Cossacks fall within the new category of Tribal cavalry. All of the amendments in With Talon and Claw are written specifically with GNW/Eastern wars tactics and troop types in mind.

Froggy72328 May 2019 4:29 a.m. PST

What scale are these miniatures? Also the maker?

jocknroll29 May 2019 1:05 a.m. PST

28mm

Ottomans – Warfare Miniatures with a few TAG
Cossacks – mix including Warfare Miniatures, Foundry and others

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