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by MartinG
Tue Feb 19, 2019 11:10 am
Forum: Chariot Era
Topic: Chariot follow-on charge on revealed enemy
Replies: 5
Views: 28

Re: Chariot follow-on charge on revealed enemy

See page 19 point 4.7 Attacking revealed units third paragraph. An attack on a revealed unit is not a declared charge. So if the unit is hit by chariots (in the relevant period) or in the flank it does not take a cohesion test. The elephant case is different because the elephant is always visible (a...
by MartinG
Tue Feb 19, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Re: Pompey Pillage. 10th - 11th August 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 485

Re: Re: Pompey Pillage. 10th - 11th August 2019

The Bear Hotel is currently offering £40 per night inc. breakfast for a single (non-refundable)
by MartinG
Mon Feb 18, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Swindon Event February 2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3246

Re: Swindon Event February 2019

Here are all the results for you. Thanks for coming and helping to test a possible rule change; don't forget to let me know your thoughts.
Swindon 2019 Results.pdf
by MartinG
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Swindon Event February 2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3246

Re: Swindon Event February 2019

Sadly Tony Garry has been taken ill and can't attend. I have therefore dropped out to keep numbers even. The first round draw is as follows: Table Player Army Player Army 1 Malcolm Barnfield Pontic v Mark Roberts Persian 2 Aitch Parker German v Dave Johnson EIR 3 Chris Hale Seleucid v Andy Sherwell ...
by MartinG
Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Swindon Event February 2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3246

Re: Swindon Event February 2019

I look forward to the results of the discussions and of course to seeing what happens when you clever types get to grips with these proposed changes.
by MartinG
Wed Feb 13, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: To the ends of the earth
Topic: What armies etc does it contain?
Replies: 2
Views: 40

Re: What armies etc does it contain?

;) Well spotted Bob! The book contains revised and extended armies for the wars of Alexander and his Successors down to the arrival of the Romans (who are dealt with in a later volume). There are some additional period rules, such as a wedge rule for cavalry. There are plenty of scenarios, some for ...
by MartinG
Tue Feb 12, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Swindon Event February 2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3246

Re: Swindon Event February 2019

Arcs of vision have not changed, other than the way the "command point" at centre front views things. Bases would still check for own visibility as in your diagram. Yo are correct re shooting at unit B (same diagram as Bob's actually).
by MartinG
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Swindon Event February 2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3246

Re: Swindon Event February 2019

All lists now checked and correct, there are 20 players. Most popular army is Seleucid (4) followed by Pontic (3) and EIR (3). In all there are 9 pike armies, 2 cataphract armies and 3 "barbarian" armies in the mix. The rest are 1 Chinese, 4 Roman and 1 Persian.
by MartinG
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Swindon Event February 2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3246

Re: Swindon Event February 2019

Neither. Arc of vision at the centre point of the unit. It's the bloke saying "loose!" that we are concerned with.
by MartinG
Mon Feb 11, 2019 8:57 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Swindon Event February 2019
Replies: 67
Views: 3246

Re: Swindon Event February 2019

Yes all those are correct.

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