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Personal logo ACWBill Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 7:56 a.m. PST

Our NORTHAG Club game yesterday was the Battle of Stones River using figures from my 10mm line and Fire & Fury New Revised Brigade Rules. I used Troy Turner's new scenario with a much simplified arrival and activation table. I also utilized the Hasty Alarm table from the original scenario. The Confederates had little luck from the beginning and the game ended in a clear Union victory. I will bring the scenario and board to Siege of Augusta and Recon and possibly Nashcon as well.


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I hope to see you at one of the conventions mentioned above.

Personal logo ACWBill Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 7:58 a.m. PST

Sorry about the double post. I am not sure how that happened.

vicmagpa1 Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 8:14 a.m. PST

nice work!

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 10:14 a.m. PST

Great looking photos – thanks for sharing

Blutarski05 Jan 2020 10:41 a.m. PST

Great game!

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Perris070705 Jan 2020 12:10 p.m. PST

That is a nice table. Very impressive!

Stew art Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 2:15 p.m. PST

Wow! Remarkable set up. Looks superb, I'd love to play that scenario on that table. 😀

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 2:30 p.m. PST

Nice looking game. Are the figs a mix of manufacturers?

Personal logo ACWBill Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 2:36 p.m. PST

Most all are from my own range.

Personal logo Bashytubits Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 3:25 p.m. PST

Bill your figures are super nice as always. Stones River is a pretty interesting acw battle.

Personal logo ACWBill Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 5:36 p.m. PST

Thanks to all you folks.

SgtGuinness Supporting Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 9:02 p.m. PST

Bill, your game room is epic brother!!! It looks like another fun time was had by all for a another top shelf game. Beautiful table and minis. You always do it right!
Cheers,
Sgt G

Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP05 Jan 2020 10:35 p.m. PST

The book of the same name is pretty good too. Nice looking table.

Personal logo ACWBill Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2020 4:41 a.m. PST

The book is excellent as are Cozzen's other two principal works.

Personal logo FlyXwire Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2020 6:49 a.m. PST

That's what miniatures gamin' is all about – another blue ribbon presentation!

Choctaw06 Jan 2020 8:07 a.m. PST

Well done, fellow North Texans!

Personal logo ACWBill Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2020 9:19 a.m. PST

Thanks Choctaw, but we are quite a bit further east in good ole Northeast Georgia!

huron72506 Jan 2020 4:05 p.m. PST

Wow very nice.

epturner Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2020 6:15 p.m. PST

Bill;
You are still the Martha Stewart of the hobby.

We miss you up here in Pennsyltucky.

ScottCon was great. Vince called in so we could abuse him.

Beautiful table, pal.

Eric

Personal logo ACWBill Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2020 6:43 p.m. PST

Thanks Eric, I will make it up for another Scottcon soon. Maybe I will see about Scottcon 2020!

Quaama07 Jan 2020 3:26 p.m. PST

The rivers are excellent. I've only seen this sort of quality with model rail layouts.

Personal logo ACWBill Supporting Member of TMP07 Jan 2020 7:32 p.m. PST

Funny you should mention model railroads. I use many of the same techniques and materials. Thanks very much for the kind words.

svsavory08 Jan 2020 3:00 p.m. PST

Fantastic! I'm currently reading Cozzens' book.

Normal Guy Supporting Member of TMP16 Jan 2020 9:01 a.m. PST

As always, Bill, an excellent game that is also visually appealing. Great stuff.

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