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by MartinG
Sun Jun 17, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Medieval Armies
Topic: New Amendments to Lists
Replies: 0
Views: 23

New Amendments to Lists

The following has just been added to the errata:
Christian Crusaders and Crusading Military Orders:
No more than two units of Archers may be fielded, other Archers must be in formation with Spearmen.
Medieval English:
There must be at least one base of Men-at Arms for every three bases of Archers.
by MartinG
Sun Jun 17, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Classical Armies
Topic: Amemdments to lists
Replies: 0
Views: 19

Amemdments to lists

New amendments just added to the errata: Late Republican and Early Imperial Rome: Due to their superior training and self-confidence, Drilled legionaries may elect not to close up when within 8" of enemy, and may continue at their full movement rate. If they charge more than 4" into combat, they wil...
by MartinG
Fri Jun 15, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: Swordpoint Rules
Topic: Rule Changes
Replies: 8
Views: 100

Re: Rule Changes

The rule is as written. Others are inferior fighters if specified so by their army list.
by MartinG
Thu Jun 14, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: Swordpoint Rules
Topic: Rule Changes
Replies: 8
Views: 100

Re: Rule Changes

A shield does not count as a melee weapon, so yes. There are no points changes.
by MartinG
Tue Jun 12, 2018 2:10 pm
Forum: Swordpoint Rules
Topic: Rule Changes
Replies: 8
Views: 100

Rule Changes

The following changes have just been uploaded to the online errata on the Gripping Beast site: Page 9: Formed Troops: Change third and fourth sentence to read: A formed unit is one that is at least as wide as the minimum number of bases for its type (see table on page 8). When a formed unit falls be...
by MartinG
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:15 am
Forum: Medieval Armies
Topic: aztec questions
Replies: 1
Views: 54

Re: aztec questions

1) The sources we used suggested that the Mayans were regular users of quilted fabric armour, while the Aztecs were not.
2) Yes
by MartinG
Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: Swordpoint Rules
Topic: Mixed order
Replies: 8
Views: 614

Re: Mixed order

The swap before charging is free.
by MartinG
Mon Jun 11, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Past Events
Topic: Six Bells Invitational 8-10 June
Replies: 3
Views: 100

Re: Six Bells Invitational 8-10 June

Thanks Bob, a well organised event and an interesting scoring system. Nice to have the challenge of using unfamiliar armies!
by MartinG
Wed Jun 06, 2018 11:24 am
Forum: Past Events
Topic: The 19th Mass Uprising june 2&3 2018 Paris, France
Replies: 23
Views: 1533

Re: The 19th Mass Uprising june 2&3 2018 Paris, France

Not that it matters, but pride makes me say that I actually had either 16 or 17 points, so don't call me Rick!
by MartinG
Thu May 31, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Scenario Available
Replies: 3
Views: 113

New Scenario Available

Wayne Richards has created a scenario from the wars between Rome and Germany, but of course it can be adapted to any armies. It is available from the downloads section of the Gripping Beast website https://www.grippingbeast.co.uk/Swordpo ... --384.html

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