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Yesthatphil Inactive Member09 Nov 2016 9:53 a.m. PST

Here's a look at the Nobades I put together for the Portsmouth event …


Many are renegades from a large DBM Axumite army which is breaking down into a Rome's Desert Frontier collection of armies for V3 DBA.


There are more pictures on Ancients on the Move/Nobades and I will be posting a report on this year's English DBA Open shortly.

Fun army, though …



timurilank09 Nov 2016 10:15 a.m. PST


What a marvelous looking army and camp.
It seems the shields have been pilfered from a variety of battlefields.
Nice touch.

- Robert

Personal logo Dale Hurtt Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member09 Nov 2016 10:28 a.m. PST

Wow! Nice.

Hafen von Schlockenberg Inactive Member09 Nov 2016 11:06 a.m. PST


Personal logo miniMo Supporting Member of TMP09 Nov 2016 11:45 a.m. PST

Very nice looking!

advocate Supporting Member of TMP09 Nov 2016 1:10 p.m. PST

Sure enough, no baddies.

Crazyivanov09 Nov 2016 3:40 p.m. PST

Very nice looking army. I feel a lot of less "regular" armies benefit from a more eclectic style.

Durban Gamer10 Nov 2016 4:25 a.m. PST

With a name sounding like "The nobodies" it's been on my list. Thanks for the inspiration.

Yesthatphil Inactive Member10 Nov 2016 5:06 a.m. PST

Lol … a name to conjure with … wink

I have also heard it shortened to 'Nobs' …

Thanks for all the positive comments … I see these guys as desert raiders … armed with a fair amount of plundered equipment. We don't really have much to go on so that's just my guess.

It is a nice army play and has a good range of historical opponents including Romans and Pre-Islamic Arabs. Wargames on the fringe of empire.

Ancients on the Move

Personal logo Bobgnar Supporting Member of TMP10 Nov 2016 9:25 a.m. PST

Beautiful figures. Nice use of an edifice as a camp.

goragrad11 Nov 2016 11:40 a.m. PST


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