"Bosworth: A Giant DBA AAR" Topic
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|Attalus I ||05 Oct 2016 9:08 a.m. PST|
AAR posted on my blog here: link
| herkybird ||05 Oct 2016 9:45 a.m. PST|
I find posts get more hits with a nice picture!
Good game, by the way!
|Attalus I ||05 Oct 2016 9:48 a.m. PST|
|MajorB||05 Oct 2016 10:29 a.m. PST|
You will find another interesting interpretatiion of Bosworth as a DBA battle here:
This one is based on the "real" battlefield identified a few years ago.
| Bobgnar ||05 Oct 2016 11:53 a.m. PST|
Attalus, would you please give us the roster for the army said you used. Very nice battlefield and report, thanks
|Yesthatphil ||05 Oct 2016 3:48 p.m. PST|
It could be based on one of the Glenn Foard options, MajorB … although I think everyone now accepts the Stanleys would be on the right of Henry (left of Richard) in the vicinity of Crown Hill …
|Green Tiger ||06 Oct 2016 1:26 a.m. PST|
I vaguely remember one interpretation has Stanley's on either side of the battlefield – can't remember which was which…
|KTravlos ||06 Oct 2016 2:44 a.m. PST|
|Thomas Thomas ||06 Oct 2016 7:42 a.m. PST|
Nicely done. Beautiful figures. We worked had to make DBA 3.0 a better game for the late medieval period – seems we managed to get something right.
OB note: I think the theory that the French mercs were pike has finally been laid to rest. Much more likely they were Franc archers (in this period a combination of Longbow and Billmen in imitation of English practice – hence they get little mention in sources other than being recognized as Henry Tutor best troops).
|lkmjbc3||06 Oct 2016 8:38 a.m. PST|
That opening photo from the Bosworth visitors center is stunning!
Great game btw!
Glad to see that DBA 3 is being used for historical refights… Check out some more here…