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POLL: Ancients: The 'Scattered Fireworks' Effect


122 votes were cast.


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Mithmee Supporting Member of TMP writes:

I bet that many real battles ended up the same way.


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VOTING RESULTS
AnswerVotes%Chart
other (explain)
5
4%
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I disagree
39
32%
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I agree
54
44%
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no opinion
24
20%
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POLL IS CLOSED
POLL DESCRIPTION
Writing in Slingshot magazine 277, editor Richard Taylor observes that wargames struggle to represent battles of formal lines as described by the ancient historians, and after a few turns often resemble…
…a disorganized ruck with forces scattered across the field… the 'firework' effect of scattered units that wargames often boil down to…
Do you agree with his assessment?

Poll set up by Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian, based on this previous poll.