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by Derek H
Fri Mar 01, 2019 5:31 am
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Seven Spears cards
Replies: 12
Views: 1898

Re: Seven Spears cards

Hi William, I've only played Seven Spears once with Derek Hodge using his figures and was soundly thrashed but that's par for the course when I play Dux B with Derek. I did enjoy it though. I don't know if Therry has a blog. I've always found the Artscow cards to be excellent quality. John And a mo...
by Derek H
Fri Feb 22, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Sensible (armour) platoons in Big CoC?
Replies: 20
Views: 932

Re: Sensible (armour) platoons in Big CoC?

What he said. Particularly if you're fighting against late war Germans with Panzerfausts in every squad.
by Derek H
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: French Motorcycle and Cavalry Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 361

Re: French Motorcycle and Cavalry Questions

1) If I wanted to portray a motorcycle platoon in the RDP or RAM of a Light Cavalry Division, I should just be able to use the list/org for the Reconnaissance Motorcycle Fusilier Platoon and use the DLC support list, correct? I've been gleaning some info from the web and my library and don't see an...
by Derek H
Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: The Ambassadors Reception:
Topic: Deep Fried Lard change of date -- Saturday 6th July, 2019
Replies: 2
Views: 479

Deep Fried Lard change of date -- Saturday 6th July, 2019

Those of you who are based in Scotland may have noticed the recent announcement that there is to be a new Glasgow wargames show on Saturday 29th June,( http://bit.ly/2RBt8MO ) the day that I had scheduled for Deep Fried Lard, 2019. That comes after the Great Game (http://bit.ly/2RB8Ov3) people snaff...
by Derek H
Sat Dec 22, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Specials Index Updated (Dec 2018)
Replies: 1
Views: 737

Specials Index Updated (Dec 2018)

I've updated the Specials Index to include Lard Magazine 2018. This Excel spreadsheet is available in the files of the Toofatlardies Yahoo Group or from https://newsofthelard.blogspot.com/p/sp ... ndex.html
by Derek H
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:21 am
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Sharpening IABSM
Replies: 7
Views: 961

Re: Sharpening IABSM

I'm quite happy to play it without as well. But most of my friends prefer it.
by Derek H
Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Sharpening IABSM
Replies: 7
Views: 961

Re: Sharpening IABSM

I'm actually playing it slightly differently to what's there. I have dropped allowing the use Command Cards to replicate the effects of bonus cards. And I now normally just use four Command Cards rather than the five I liked when I wrote the article, we were getting too many bonus activations. .
by Derek H
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Casualties and empty sabot slots
Replies: 14
Views: 2276

Re: Casualties and empty sabot slots

I find casualties following the troops around every as annoying as the blank spaces. Though, like you, I have dice holders, which I use for shock markers, and blanks.

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by Derek H
Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Asking admins: is this against the forum rules?
Replies: 5
Views: 891

Re: Asking admins: is this against the forum rules?

I spoke to one of the moderators (Vis Bellica) about this last Thursday.

He suggested you should go ahead, but don't overdo it.
by Derek H
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Raiders Fate Card PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 759

Re: Raiders Fate Card PDF

The labels are for chips I use in place of the Game Deck. I still use cards for the Fate Deck.