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by agentbalzac
Thu Feb 07, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Early War Handbook Queries
Replies: 94
Views: 10744

Re: Early War Handbook Queries

G'day gentlefolk:

Quick question, how does one know how many Jump-off Points are required in each of the scenarios in the 1940 Handbook? It's probably blindingly obvious but I couldn't see any reference in the book.

Any help appreciated.

Cheers
by agentbalzac
Fri Oct 12, 2018 1:44 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Tricksy Sniper Shenanigans
Replies: 8
Views: 999

Re: Tricksy Sniper Shenanigans

I would suggest that the existing rules for spotting snipers - i.e. they are hard to spot - imply that the sniper is already following reasonable fieldcraft and firing from a relatively concealed position (e.g. within a room rather than at the window through which he or she is firing). Thus I would ...
by agentbalzac
Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:09 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Artillery crew weapons
Replies: 2
Views: 510

Artillery crew weapons

Hi folks, Rather than SP2 in particular, this is more a query for Napoleonics in general. Can anyone enlighten me on what, if any, personal weapons were carried by artillery crews of the era, in particular the various forces of the Peninsular War? This includes edged weapons as well as any firearms....
by agentbalzac
Thu Jul 26, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Charlie Don't Surf
Topic: 15mm PBR comparison
Replies: 1
Views: 846

Re: 15mm PBR comparison

Sounds interesting.

Any chance of a link?
by agentbalzac
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:57 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Naval Landing parties
Replies: 4
Views: 982

Re: Naval Landing parties

Theres a couple of Naval landing party scenarios in the various Toofatlardies specials: Lawnmower and the Pirates - Cutting out scenario for SP (Xmas 2009 - for the earlier edition of SP) A Hot Press - Press-gang Scenario (Xmas 2010 - for the earlier edition of SP) Viva Ras Begus - British Navy atta...
by agentbalzac
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Charlie Don't Surf
Topic: CDS cards
Replies: 11
Views: 4597

Re: CDS cards

Have you considered the various CDS card sets available on the print-on-demand service artscow*? They are listed here: http://toofatlardies.wikia.com/wiki/Artscow_Cards Might be of interest? *Disclaimer: I created one of these sets but there are others too. In any case no money whatsoever goes to th...
by agentbalzac
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: French VB Rifle Grenades - post errata
Replies: 62
Views: 8635

Re: French VB Rifle Grenades - post errata

Good grief, don't stress about the the delay! Sounds like the wait will be worth every minute.
by agentbalzac
Wed Jun 20, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: French VB Rifle Grenades - post errata
Replies: 62
Views: 8635

Re: French VB Rifle Grenades - post errata

This is definitely my "Most anticipated wargaming release of 2018"
by agentbalzac
Thu May 17, 2018 10:46 am
Forum: Bag the Hun
Topic: MDF Gauge
Replies: 4
Views: 1149

Re: MDF Gauge

jony663 wrote:
Tue May 15, 2018 11:56 am
Thank you I will check this out tonight. This is great.

Does your friend cut MDF professionally?
No, I think it was just carefully cut in the shed with a jig-saw.
by agentbalzac
Tue May 15, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Just Deserts - Dust clouds and Random Desert Events
Replies: 1
Views: 437

Just Deserts - Dust clouds and Random Desert Events

Hey folks, In case anyone's interested, here's some optional rules and random events I created for tanking in the Western Desert: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1cXjpmrA-tQN2YgLQJAugiSdh5e2LVu3a/view?usp=sharing We've played them couple of times so far, and add a bit of themed colour and flavour to...