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by seldon
Wed Aug 31, 2016 2:54 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Canister - Close Range?
Replies: 25
Views: 8200

Re: Canister - Close Range?

Ok, I guess I'll revert to ahead only since it appears the most popular choice...
by seldon
Tue Aug 30, 2016 9:40 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Canister - Close Range?
Replies: 25
Views: 8200

Re: Canister - Close Range?

I don't doubt that a great level of skill and attention is involved, I just fail to see how much you can improve the aim of the canister attack.. but as I said to each their own. John, what do you do regarding the arc of fire ? The rules explain that it fires straight but I wonder if people give the...
by seldon
Tue Aug 30, 2016 7:50 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Encounter at Gureña River (18th Juy, 1812)
Replies: 5
Views: 2272

Re: Encounter at Gureña River (18th Juy, 1812)

Awesome post !!

thanks for sharing !
by seldon
Tue Aug 30, 2016 7:49 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Canister - Close Range?
Replies: 25
Views: 8200

Re: Canister - Close Range?

Well, for me, ball you need to calculate the distance so that you get the bounce of the ball at the right place to hit the target. Canister I see it more like shoot and anyone in the area of fire gets it... That is why I was thinking that the aimed fire was better suited for ball... Also not sure th...
by seldon
Tue Aug 30, 2016 4:33 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Canister - Close Range?
Replies: 25
Views: 8200

Re: Canister - Close Range?

I sort of accept the idea for ball, given that they are taking longer to aim.. but canister appears to be more a spray and pray :) ...
by seldon
Tue Aug 30, 2016 3:22 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Canister - Close Range?
Replies: 25
Views: 8200

Re: Canister - Close Range?

Except you could argue that "present" or "aimed fire" doesn't really mean much with canister...
by seldon
Mon Aug 29, 2016 1:55 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Canister - Close Range?
Replies: 25
Views: 8200

Re: Canister - Close Range?

Oops... last game we did canister as if close.. so 4+ and with the +1 took it to 3+ .. together with double shock that was deadly.. I like the effective +1 for canister taking it to 4+ ... seems more balanced :)
by seldon
Mon Aug 22, 2016 3:23 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Convoy Scenario
Replies: 5
Views: 2152

Re: Convoy Scenario

Let us know when you play the scenario, those are important balancing elements and I'm curious to see how it plays for when I set up the scenario.

cheers
Francisco
by seldon
Mon Aug 22, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Convoy Scenario
Replies: 5
Views: 2152

Re: Convoy Scenario

Excellent question, eager to see what people are doing. Option 2 seems reasonable...

Also, how do you guys move the convoy along ? Just a unit that moves with 2 dice when activated by any relevant officer ?

Francisco
by seldon
Mon Aug 22, 2016 3:27 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: South American Wars of Liberation - The war in the south 2
Replies: 1
Views: 1155

Re: South American Wars of Liberation - The war in the south

Ok.. I have no clue how to fix the pics so that they don't show just a "bit" .. maybe you can see them here ?

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid ... 254&type=3