"Using DBR for a little bit earlier periods?" Topic
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|Field Marshal||25 Dec 2010 2:15 a.m. PST|
Has anyopne tried using DBR for late War of the Roses (Bosworth) or Burgundian wars etc?
I love the element based game and the "clean-ness" of the system- no casualty marking etc. DBMMMMMMMM doesnt work for me and Dba is too simple I truly think DBR was the DBx systems magnum opus and I want to stick with it.
Has anyone done this or thin it would be possible?
|jameshammyhamilton||25 Dec 2010 3:53 a.m. PST|
DBR should work for WotR although you might need to be a little clever with the troop definitions.
Why not just use DBM?
You could do what one of my mates did which is to take DBA and then add scenario specific rules such as the Yorkist archers are dissadvanaged in this battle so when they shoot at other longbow they take a -1 etc.
|Daffy Doug||25 Dec 2010 9:30 a.m. PST|
Xmas is for playing with your new toys, with your (grand) kids if you've got them, with nephews otherwise, if you've got any, with friends in the flesh certainly. NOT for puttering on the Net. Get OFF! and go do something REAL for a change
|John the OFM||25 Dec 2010 9:59 a.m. PST|
So, why are YOU puttering on the Net?
Geez, what a Grinch.
|Field Marshal||25 Dec 2010 1:46 p.m. PST|
Well i posted it was aboput 9.00 pm christmas day and I was all xmassed out having done REAL stuff as you out it all day wiht the family. Kids were happily either crashed in bed or playing with new mobile phone and I was having 10 minutes of me time on the interwebs so lay off
.and Merry Xmas! Its now Boxing Day here
|Cardinal Hawkwood||25 Dec 2010 4:42 p.m. PST|
who are you noel nostadamus to carry on ? ..rack off noddy..
| Bobgnar ||25 Dec 2010 6:58 p.m. PST|
Our group has pushed DBR back 100 years and even done Hussites. Lots of fun and, indeed, much easier than the "M"s' or even FOG(R).
When I view game complexity 1 – 10 I put DBA at 2, DBA 2+ at 3, DBR at 5, DBM at 8, DBMM and FOG are not well enough known to me, but they cannot be easier than DBM. For comparison sake, Empire is at 9 and WRG Ancients at 10.
I cannot handle anything greater than 6.