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by tonicnh
Thu Sep 19, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Levy Monks
Replies: 5
Views: 446

Re: Levy Monks

Not sure if it's any use but when we ran our "Raid on Brega 684" game at Vapnartak 2019 we used the following modified close combat values for monks and armed villagers to reflect their lack of martial skills and equipment - it seemed to work OK To Hit Open = 5, 6 Light Cover = 6 Heavy Cover = n/a E...
by tonicnh
Mon Sep 02, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Are raiders really brittle?
Replies: 3
Views: 264

Re: Are raiders really brittle?

I was going to say thery're buggers to kill but easier to shock (and less able to recover from shock) but I think JimLeCat did a better job that I could
by tonicnh
Mon Sep 02, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Protection for official IABSM cards
Replies: 1
Views: 193

Protection for official IABSM cards

Have been looking for some plastic sleeves to protect my TFL IABSM cards. At 105mm x 75mm the cards are a bit bigger than normal but I found these last week. Perfect fit and look sturdy enough Mayday Games - Mega Civilization Premium Card Sleeves Got mine from here https://www.bgextras.co.uk/50-prem...
by tonicnh
Mon Sep 02, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: WAT Light Reading- Tank Commanders Pocket Manual
Replies: 0
Views: 132

WAT Light Reading- Tank Commanders Pocket Manual

Picked this up in Waterstones yesterday. Seems to be based on a British training manual of the period. Only had a quick flick through so far but looks interesting

https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B01H39RKXK/ ... TF8&btkr=1
by tonicnh
Thu Jan 31, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Solo rules for Dux Britanniarum?
Replies: 1
Views: 684

Re: Solo rules for Dux Britanniarum?

I've been wondering about this too - this seems to provide some ideas

http://toofatlardies.co.uk/forum/viewto ... 6e0#p22826
by tonicnh
Thu Dec 20, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Pictish War Hounds query
Replies: 2
Views: 1152

Re: Pictish War Hounds query

Thanks for the ideas Ari -we'll give it a try!
by tonicnh
Sun Dec 16, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Pictish War Hounds query
Replies: 2
Views: 1152

Pictish War Hounds query

Hope you good folks can help with a couple of queries that arose in our Dux Brit game yesterday which I cant seem to find an answer to We had a situation where I decided to attack a group of enemy missile troups with my war hounds Q1. Can missile/skirmish troops shoot at war hounds if theyactivate b...
by tonicnh
Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:03 pm
Forum: The Ambassadors Reception:
Topic: Possible Dux Brit Participation- hints and tips needed
Replies: 3
Views: 918

Re: Possible Dux Brit Participation- hints and tips needed

Thanks for the replies folks - some very useful stuff and food for thought

regards

Tonic
by tonicnh
Fri Aug 24, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: The Ambassadors Reception:
Topic: Possible Dux Brit Participation- hints and tips needed
Replies: 3
Views: 918

Possible Dux Brit Participation- hints and tips needed

Folks There's the possibility that I might be involved in organising/running a participation game in a few months time and the current thinking is to "do" Dux Brit.... Trouble is i've no experience in this regard and I dont get to too many shows nowadays so aren't up on current trends. Unfortunately...
by tonicnh
Sun Jan 21, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: dumb question on movement obstacles and "broken" status due to Google-fu failure
Replies: 2
Views: 1060

Re: dumb question on movement obstacles and "broken" status due to Google-fu failure

Thanks for the quick response John especially for clarifying the differences between a steep slope and a steep hills Must admt my initial thoughts on broken were similar to yours i.e. broken just means that a formation now is split into its individual groups. In our case we were dealing with a +3 me...