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by DCRBrown
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Charge and command attachment
Replies: 6
Views: 117

Re: Charge and command attachment

B, In addition the relative freedom to attach a general was because generals did not seem to have any great problems doing this when they needed to during the Nap wars. Also under GdeB players continually forgot to move their general. Now you could say "tough you forgot", but as a rule mechanism to ...
by DCRBrown
Mon Mar 18, 2019 4:46 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Battles of the 100 Days - Scenarios
Replies: 52
Views: 7555

Re: Battles of the 100 Days - Scenarios

I'm working my way backwards through the wars!! :lol:

DB
by DCRBrown
Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Battles of the 100 Days - Scenarios
Replies: 52
Views: 7555

Re: Battles of the 100 Days - Scenarios

John,

You're not far off!

Balancing the new WW2 rules, Nap scenarios, Salute game, rules revisions and new projects is fun! :lol: :shock:

DB
by DCRBrown
Thu Mar 14, 2019 5:10 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Battles of the 100 Days - Scenarios
Replies: 52
Views: 7555

Re: Battles of the 100 Days - Scenarios

All,

We are getting there, but this Belgium mud is making for slow progress....

Image

DB
by DCRBrown
Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: War Of Spanish / Austrian succession .
Replies: 2
Views: 192

Re: War Of Spanish / Austrian succession .

Sounds great!

Any photos??

DB
by DCRBrown
Wed Mar 06, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Pickett's Charge
Topic: Question re Whipped Result in Charge Combat
Replies: 2
Views: 69

Re: Question re Whipped Result in Charge Combat

Mr P,

It's the former! ;)

DB
by DCRBrown
Wed Mar 06, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Pickett's Charge
Topic: Question re Allocating Casualties from Defensive fire
Replies: 2
Views: 70

Re: Question re Allocating Casualties from Defensive fire

Mr P,

You are right, to clarify, its all casualties are spread out as evenly as possible amoungst all attacking units that can be hit.

So, it doesn't include rear supports.

DB
by DCRBrown
Wed Mar 06, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Square vs. Column
Replies: 12
Views: 465

Re: Square vs. Column

CS,

Perhaps the more pertinent point you raise is the need for a DT for an unformed unit in such circumstances, and I certainly think that is a way forward.

DB
by DCRBrown
Tue Mar 05, 2019 1:16 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Square vs. Column
Replies: 12
Views: 465

Re: Square vs. Column

CS and John, Missed the bit regarding the column routed last turn. Under these circumstances it's regarded as a column of mob, as John states, until it spends a turn reforming into the desired formation. (See p83-84.) As the brigade has rallied, the unit is no longer considered retreating or routing...
by DCRBrown
Tue Mar 05, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: Square vs. Column
Replies: 12
Views: 465

Re: Square vs. Column

CS, First, General d'Armee is a deliberate attempt not to replicate every other set of wargame rules that have gone before; they attempt to discourage players adopting that usual wargame tactic of charging with one cavalry regiment against one infantry unit in isolation. General d'Armee intentionall...