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by levied troop
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ANCIENT SHARP PRACTICE - INFAMY! INFAMY!
Replies: 146
Views: 22555

Re: ANCIENT SHARP PRACTICE - DISCIPLINA ET VIRTUS

The irony here is many many wargamers stay away from Lardie rules because they think the funny titles mean they aren't 'serious' wargames rules There are some strange people about. It was the funny name that drew me into IABSM :D Looking forward to D&V, from the description it seems right up my for...
by levied troop
Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: SP Ancients?
Replies: 13
Views: 1938

Re: SP Ancients?

Would love to see SP Ancients for all periods from Bronze Age (Pyramids of Lard?) to 100YW (Cry Lard for Harry!).
by levied troop
Fri Jul 05, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Texas War of Independence
Replies: 2
Views: 560

Re: Texas War of Independence

I have lists I’ve been using, based on others I’ve seen. Pm me your email and I’ll forward them on.
by levied troop
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Mexican-American War
Replies: 4
Views: 869

Re: Mexican-American War

:D Getting back. But not much help, my game was based on the Texan War of Independence, slightly earlier but fairly different from the subsequent US Mexican War which I think Iron Duke is asking about. I can say that SP worked well for TWI and was good fun though. Edit: a few pics and a nice report ...
by levied troop
Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:30 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: SP: Alamo and the Texas Republic 1836?
Replies: 5
Views: 1646

Re: SP: Alamo and the Texas Republic 1836?

Mr Troop, Sir, you’re an officer and a gentleman That's not what it says on the Judges notes, but thank you :D Levied Troop put on a slightly tongue-in-cheek TWI game at SELWG last October - the Bowie figure was hilarious - Come on Baron, everybody knows Bowie was leading the Texan forces at Concep...
by levied troop
Thu Oct 18, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: SP: Alamo and the Texas Republic 1836?
Replies: 5
Views: 1646

Re: SP: Alamo and the Texas Republic 1836?

Hi, still around but mostly viewing rather than posting. I did both the first engagements, Concepcion and Gonzales, as demo games in 2016-17. There’s a thread on it here: http://leadadventureforum.com/index.php?PHPSESSID=tpobl0idn4e0i6uvmg68evvrt4&topic=103203.0 but the thieves at Photobucket have r...
by levied troop
Thu May 24, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Comparison of 1/72-1/76 Building Western Europe
Replies: 11
Views: 2500

Re: Comparison of 1/72-1/76 Building Western Europe

Have a look at Petite Properties railway models in 1/76th: https://www.petitepropertiesltd.com/new-railway/1-76th-oo-gauge.html They also do some useful low relief buildings: https://www.petitepropertiesltd.com/1/76th-low-reflief.html Generally English outline but easily convertible to continental o...
by levied troop
Thu May 24, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lard Dice
Replies: 38
Views: 11695

Re: Lard Dice

dalemunk wrote:
Mon May 14, 2018 7:51 am
I could use golden dice with silver inlay, I would still roll crap... :shock: :lol:
Try a small lead insert in the 1. Cheaper and much more effective :D
by levied troop
Sat Mar 03, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Size of Magnets
Replies: 6
Views: 1155

Re: Size of Magnets

I've been using 6mm dia x 0.5mm thick (code N42 from First4Magnets) for a couple of years now with no problems, even with the chunkiest 28mm figure.
by levied troop
Sat Feb 03, 2018 8:17 am
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Blitzkrieg in the West #1: The French Now Available
Replies: 9
Views: 2323

Re: Blitzkrieg in the West #1: The French Now Available

And here’s me with a 1940 French army that needs organising - perfect timing and looking forward to the next two releases.