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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP09 Nov 2019 10:18 p.m. PST

"This week on Little Wars TV, we'll march alongside the doomed British invasion of Zululand in 1879. Steve has some surprises in store for this special episode as he discusses the context of the greatest British military defeat in their colonial era. Then, four players re-fight this incredible battle on a custom tabletop, with thousands of hand-painted 6mm Zulus. Can our British players hold out longer than their historical counter-parts by adopting a different defensive game-plan?…"

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Durban Gamer10 Nov 2019 4:47 a.m. PST

True Tanga, this is a superbly done refight. I especially like that the game design was such that British had some clever things they could try to do to at least string out the fight and try to do better than their real life counterparts, even tho that had to start in historical deployment.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP10 Nov 2019 3:06 p.m. PST

Glad you enjoyed it my friend!. (smile)


Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP11 Nov 2019 11:14 a.m. PST


Historydude1811 Nov 2019 6:39 p.m. PST

One of my favorite battles!

takeda33303 Dec 2019 11:49 a.m. PST

Well done, very impressive!

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