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wall6109 Aug 2020 11:28 p.m. PST

Tried out my newly painted Austrians in the Battle of Caldiero in Northern Italy. I used a scenario based on the Age of Eagles Napoleonic Scenario of the same name.
The French are outnumbered in this scenario but have better quality leaders and troops. They need to go on the offensive to win and it proved a tough assignment.
The full AAR can be found here: https://vomkriegewargaming.blogspot.com/2020/08/caldiero-1805-aar.html#more

Opening moves of the game are show below with the French to the left and the Austrians to the right. Caldiero is in the centre.

The battle near the end with the result still undecided.

nsolomon9910 Aug 2020 1:01 a.m. PST

Very nice, scenery looks excellent.

stecal Supporting Member of TMP10 Aug 2020 5:41 a.m. PST

neat game. This was played using your own rules?

Frederick Supporting Member of TMP10 Aug 2020 8:05 a.m. PST

Great AAR- real nail biter; also great minis and terrain

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP10 Aug 2020 11:14 a.m. PST

Nice looking game.

wall6110 Aug 2020 2:34 p.m. PST

Yes, the rules are my own but I've borrowed a lot from Command & Colors.

Personal logo Gonsalvo Supporting Member of TMP11 Aug 2020 3:36 a.m. PST

Very nicely done!

Markconz12 Aug 2020 11:15 p.m. PST

Nice to see the Austrians win it! Good job great report :)
Nice looking table and figures too.

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