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Personal logo Old Contemptible Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2020 12:45 a.m. PST

I hosted The Battle of Antietam for my club. Here is the Flickr link.

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79thPA Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2020 7:26 a.m. PST

Nice.

FusilierDan18 Feb 2020 8:24 a.m. PST

Great looking game. Now I'm distracted and want to pull out my 15mm ACW.

Stew art Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2020 4:24 p.m. PST

awesome! the terrain really invokes that iconic battlefield, nice job! and I liked the idea of using a little rope to outline the wooded areas. only see it if looking for it.

Can I ask what were the rules?

Personal logo Old Contemptible Supporting Member of TMP18 Feb 2020 6:55 p.m. PST

If you look at the bottom of the album name and click on "more" it has the rules, figures etc. info. The rules are "Mr. Lincoln's War" it is a regimental set of rules.

On some of the photos I have made some comments on what was happening in the photo. Scroll below the photo to see them. The "rope" is just green yarn. I have used it for years to outline woods. It comes in a large variety of colors and you can cut it easily and shape it to suit the scenario. If the players are careful it stays in place.

Personal logo rampantlion Supporting Member of TMP19 Feb 2020 8:32 a.m. PST

Pretty game!

Shagnasty Supporting Member of TMP19 Feb 2020 9:12 a.m. PST

Nice work.

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