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Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP25 Jan 2020 1:34 p.m. PST

January 24th was Frederick the Great's birthday. We therefore did a Seven Years war game at our club.
Would he be victorious?

The write up is on my blog at this link



von Schwartz25 Jan 2020 2:39 p.m. PST

You want me to roll for your command next game? (smile)

Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP25 Jan 2020 5:29 p.m. PST

Thanks Robert! Actually, after the game Lawrence suggested we check the packs of brigadier chits we both use as I have been getting such an awful mix of them for quite a few games, and guess what, apart from one average quality brigadier (out of 40 chits), the decks were identical!

Its not just the dice that are out to get me…!!!

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP25 Jan 2020 6:46 p.m. PST

Very nice! And one of Great Freddy's best qualities was bouncing back

Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP28 Jan 2020 12:30 p.m. PST

Thanks FdG! I have no doubt my version will bounce back.

Recently, I have had to remind myself of what the Kuirassier said after Kolin, " Here, drink your Majesty and let battles be battles."


von Schwartz28 Jan 2020 6:41 p.m. PST

We always enjoy your AARs, even if the Prussians lose. (smile)

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