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by Derek H
Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: The Ambassadors Reception:
Topic: Deep Fried Lard change of date -- Saturday 6th July, 2019
Replies: 3
Views: 2658

Deep Fried Lard change of date -- Saturday 6th July, 2019

Those of you who are based in Scotland may have noticed the recent announcement that there is to be a new Glasgow wargames show on Saturday 29th June,( http://bit.ly/2RBt8MO ) the day that I had scheduled for Deep Fried Lard, 2019. That comes after the Great Game (http://bit.ly/2RB8Ov3) people snaff...
by Derek H
Sat Dec 22, 2018 10:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Specials Index Updated (Dec 2018)
Replies: 1
Views: 1626

Specials Index Updated (Dec 2018)

I've updated the Specials Index to include Lard Magazine 2018. This Excel spreadsheet is available in the files of the Toofatlardies Yahoo Group or from https://newsofthelard.blogspot.com/p/sp ... ndex.html
by Derek H
Thu Nov 15, 2018 5:21 am
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Sharpening IABSM
Replies: 8
Views: 3649

Re: Sharpening IABSM

I'm quite happy to play it without as well. But most of my friends prefer it.
by Derek H
Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:08 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Sharpening IABSM
Replies: 8
Views: 3649

Re: Sharpening IABSM

I'm actually playing it slightly differently to what's there. I have dropped allowing the use Command Cards to replicate the effects of bonus cards. And I now normally just use four Command Cards rather than the five I liked when I wrote the article, we were getting too many bonus activations. .
by Derek H
Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Casualties and empty sabot slots
Replies: 14
Views: 5221

Re: Casualties and empty sabot slots

I find casualties following the troops around every as annoying as the blank spaces. Though, like you, I have dice holders, which I use for shock markers, and blanks.

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by Derek H
Wed Oct 31, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Asking admins: is this against the forum rules?
Replies: 5
Views: 2106

Re: Asking admins: is this against the forum rules?

I spoke to one of the moderators (Vis Bellica) about this last Thursday.

He suggested you should go ahead, but don't overdo it.
by Derek H
Sun Oct 28, 2018 9:08 am
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Raiders Fate Card PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 2376

Re: Raiders Fate Card PDF

The labels are for chips I use in place of the Game Deck. I still use cards for the Fate Deck.
by Derek H
Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Dux Britanniarum
Topic: Interested in Dux
Replies: 3
Views: 2179

Re: Interested in Dux

Get stuck in to Dux. You won't regret it.

I certainly don't see any sign of second edition coming along. It doesn't really need it anyway, just a few rules clarifications and perhaps a couple of minor amendments.
by Derek H
Wed Sep 26, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: 15mm measurement
Replies: 8
Views: 3536

Re: 15mm measurement

Just keep it as it is. Works fine.
by Derek H
Tue Sep 18, 2018 1:45 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Early War Handbook Queries
Replies: 113
Views: 34788

Re: Early War Handbook Queries

That's a very large assumption.