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by Captain Reid
Sat Jul 11, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Testudo and Shield Wall
Replies: 1
Views: 50

Re: Testudo and Shield Wall

Shield wall is defined on p.75

Testudo effect is on p.52
by Captain Reid
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Retire off Table
Replies: 6
Views: 137

Re: Retire off Table

Alternatively, let them halt at the table edge but take a point of Shock for each inch they failed to withdraw.
by Captain Reid
Fri Jul 10, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Retire off Table
Replies: 6
Views: 137

Re: Retire off Table

In SP I always play it as just Forced Withdrawal but they can't come back on.

I'd presumed it'd be the same in Infamy
by Captain Reid
Mon Jul 06, 2020 5:09 am
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Leaders Cost
Replies: 4
Views: 215

Re: Leaders Cost

Leader IV is something you get if you have an extremely successful campaign (see those rules).

Rich has confirmed that your Warlord will cost 10 points (and obviously you only get one in any given force).
by Captain Reid
Sun Jul 05, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Force Lists
Replies: 5
Views: 363

Re: Force Lists

By my calculations yesterday all the forces, including the EIR were just rounded down to the nearest 5 points.

A Status III leader is 10 points for the purposes of creating your own lists
by Captain Reid
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Play sheet for Infamy, Infamy!
Replies: 7
Views: 501

Re: Play sheet for Infamy, Infamy!

Corrected sheet out now. Same page as before.
by Captain Reid
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:04 am
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Stats for Cretan archers
Replies: 5
Views: 299

Re: Stats for Cretan archers

For the Hellenistic era they might be something like: Inferior Warriors, 8 men Light Armour. Bows Step Out 1 Darken the Skies (1), Flexible, Poor Drill, Supra Numerum so able to skirmish, be potentially excellent as shooting and, while a bit crap in combat, better than other skirmish troops. That's ...
by Captain Reid
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:59 am
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Books that cover the period.
Replies: 10
Views: 386

Re: Books that cover the period.

Academia (and also JSTOR, etc) are good for finding recent articles. The Quesada articles on academia are excellent.
by Captain Reid
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Account query
Replies: 1
Views: 245

Re: Account query

I've 'reported' your post as a way of bringing it to the attention of the administrators who will doubtless be sorry to see you go but happy enough to erase your relevant data.
by Captain Reid
Wed Jul 01, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Infamy, Infamy!
Topic: Books that cover the period.
Replies: 10
Views: 386

Re: Books that cover the period.

As John says, The Complete Roman Army is a great starting point, as is The Roman Army at War by Goldsworthy which tends to annoy traditionalists very much but follows, so far as is possible with the evidence, the principles of 'tactical snippetting' to form an idea of how things actually happened in...