SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

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SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby Gripping Beast » Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:37 pm

What ho chumrades!

In a fit of efficiency, tickets are now available for the Swindon 2020 event and the Player's Pack is also available!

The event will take place on 29th February/1st March 2020 at Moredon Community Centre, 1 The Street, Swindon SN25 3ER.

Armies will total 1000 points and should be taken from the Dark Age Armies book, together with the following armies from the Classical supplement (late options only where appropriate): Armenian, Kushan, Early Sudanese, Alan, Middle Imperial Roman, Sassanid Persian.

Please Note - No physical ticket will be issued but you will be emailed a conformation of your booking and will be added to the mailing list for any additional details of the tournament as they are announced!

https://www.grippingbeast.co.uk/SWORDPO ... -5915.html

I shall be there with my Late Romans, cataphracted to the max, but don't let that put you off.

Lord S

Thanks to Andy C for help in organising the event.

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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby MartinG » Thu Jul 25, 2019 8:57 am

Entries so far:
Chris Hale
Aitch Parker
Ben Macintyre
Stu Williams
Dave Pearson
Dave Johnson
Mike Harding
Andy Sherwell
Wayne Richards
Philip Marshall
Steve Butler
Tony Stafford
Bob Lorton
David Hale
Keith Tait
Andy Cummings
Paul Lawton
Derek Whittenbury
Joel Turland
Mark Roberts
Jeff Barnfield
Andy Kershaw
Malcolm Barnfield
Bob Stradling
Andy Sherwell

Event Full, email us if you want to go on the waiting list
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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby Mikeharding » Fri Aug 09, 2019 8:31 am

Lord S, I will bring my Ghaznavids to play with your Late Romans - I hope your cataphract cav like Elephants lol.

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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby tonystafford » Mon Aug 12, 2019 3:37 pm

Ok I'm in. Nice dates fits between Hamberg Tactica and my trip to Gibratar.

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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby Keith T » Tue Aug 13, 2019 4:42 pm

Ok Just paid now to book a room.

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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby Keith T » Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:55 am

Room booked but now to choose the army. Viking is tops at the moment but I have Berber,Christian Spanish or Sassanid to choose from?

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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby andy » Fri Aug 16, 2019 2:24 pm

Booked - thought it wise to get booked been as this event is at my club!

Probably take my south welsh army, but who knows I may surprise myself and take a more competitive army like anglo danes or Vikings, as I suspect there will be a lot of 2HW, Shieldwall, Superior troops in the front rank of many units...

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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby Darkman » Sat Sep 14, 2019 1:01 pm

Just checking how many of you are likely to be using barded, shock cavalry with Lance? I don't want to turn up to a gun fight with a butter knife. 😟

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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby Bob Stradling » Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:49 pm

It could well be open order vikings for me. Either that or the Anglo Danes

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Re: SWINDON 2020 - Dark Ages Event

Postby Keith T » Sun Oct 06, 2019 3:36 pm

Martin
How about the Early mediaval Scot's list would that be allowed in this competition?

Not sure if I would use it but have painted one up, whilst not the best army I have ever used it is fun.


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