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Delbruck19 Jan 2016 2:38 p.m. PST

A three part video instruction to Sword & Spear (not mine).

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IanKHemm19 Jan 2016 3:01 p.m. PST

I watched the first 15 minutes of part 1 and I'm sure it's quite good but it's very slow. I don't think I could watch parts 2 & 3 (about 2 1/2 hours).

Who asked this joker19 Jan 2016 3:17 p.m. PST

2.6 hours! Gads! I agree with Ian. Too long. I appreciate your hard work but videos and such should be treated as if you are explaining the game to a player right before you play. 10-15 minutes tops.

Random Die Roll Supporting Member of TMP20 Jan 2016 4:21 a.m. PST

Agree with above---at 2.6 hours it should be a documentary of how the game came about--way too long

HANS GRUBER20 Jan 2016 5:39 a.m. PST

Perhaps we could get Steven Spielberg to produce a wargaming video for you guys. I guess if I was an amateur and put a video on you tube to help people understand a set a rules, I wouldn't ever mention it on "the minaitures page".

Maxshadow25 Jan 2016 3:20 p.m. PST

I'm about half way through and its really kindled my interest in the rules while my original reading through had not.

Stew art Supporting Member of TMP09 Feb 2016 8:24 p.m. PST

i started out watching the dark age game video, had it on while i painted, and ended up watching the whole thing!

the vid is great for game play information and took effort to make. i applaud it.

andyfb13 Feb 2016 5:13 a.m. PST

If you cut out everytime the word "Umm" is used, you could cut the length down to 1.3hrs!

Maybe redo the vid with a script and speed up the explanations, well done for your effort, but I found this very boring, and I have the rules too!

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