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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian06 Jul 2019 9:12 a.m. PST

You were asked – TMP link

Which ruleset do you feel provides the most historically accurate results?

12% said "Tactica"
11% said "To the Strongest!"
10% said "DBA"

lkmjbc306 Jul 2019 7:42 p.m. PST

I would say Historical Battle DBA over all…

But, Tactica II does a good job with Ancients as well…

Good job!… to both Phil and Arty!

Joe Collins

aynsley68307 Jul 2019 4:21 a.m. PST

And don't forget 48% said none of these.

coopman07 Jul 2019 4:48 a.m. PST

These poll results always seem to come out wacky, IMO.

aynsley68307 Jul 2019 5:15 a.m. PST

Cherry picked is the term that comes to mind I think

KeithRK07 Jul 2019 10:35 a.m. PST

How would any of the respondents even know if any of these rules are historically accurate?

blank frank28 Jul 2019 12:20 p.m. PST

They may have tried to recreate an actual historical battle using the rules. This is done every year at the Society of Ancients Battle day. Here a specific battle is chosen and fought using a number of different rule sets. Last year for Telamon, 12 sets were used. I've always been pleased with Historical DBA.

soa.org.uk/joomla/battle-day

This year it's the Battle of Bosworth field :)

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