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by Derek H
Tue Sep 18, 2018 12:37 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Early War Handbook Queries
Replies: 113
Views: 34788

Re: Early War Handbook Queries

Literal interpretation is usually the best approach when thinking about questions like this in Lardy rules.

There's nothing stated as to what happens after the unit after it withdraws to the JoP, so nothing happens. It withdraws to the JoP and continues as before.
by Derek H
Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:44 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Early War Handbook Queries
Replies: 113
Views: 34788

Re: Early War Handbook Queries

Why do you doubt the intent?
by Derek H
Sun Sep 16, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Napoleonic French Dragoons
Replies: 12
Views: 3271

Re: Napoleonic French Dragoons

Grahamc wrote:
Sun Sep 16, 2018 8:10 pm
Thanks for the reply.

Any thoughts about going from mounted to dismounted?
Choice is made before the game.
by Derek H
Sat Sep 15, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Added flags for larger battles?
Replies: 20
Views: 5550

Re: Added flags for larger battles?

I have used five Command Chits for larger games. It does lead to a noticeable increase in four chit bonus activations, but it helps move the game along.

Like the idea of a half flag.
by Derek H
Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: EW Handbook on pre-order
Replies: 49
Views: 14062

Re: EW Handbook on pre-order

aktr wrote:
Thu Sep 13, 2018 12:57 pm
Well North star sent me a 'normal' French infantry Platoon rather then Dragon Portes
I sent an email and they sent we the correct stuff

So now I have 2 French Infantry platoons!
Lucky you.
by Derek H
Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lardies at CRISIS?
Replies: 13
Views: 4690

Re: Lardies at CRISIS?

They usually run a demonstration game and trade off the end of the table. So they don't get listed as a trade stand, but they do trade.
by Derek H
Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lardies at CRISIS?
Replies: 13
Views: 4690

Re: Lardies at CRISIS?

Two of us are coming over from Scotland.
by Derek H
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:58 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Blitzkrieg Supplement on Down Order Podcast
Replies: 2
Views: 1394

Blitzkrieg Supplement on Down Order Podcast

"Richard Clarke is the guest on this episode and he talks in detail about the new early-war handbook for Chain of Command, Blitzkrieg 1940"

Lots of information about what you can expect in the new supplement http://downorder.com/episode-50-blitzkrieg-1940/

Just short of two hours long :-)
by Derek H
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:58 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: EW Handbook on pre-order
Replies: 49
Views: 14062

Re: EW Handbook on pre-order

In general platoons from the lower numbered waves are stronger, are better equipped and are better led than those from the higher numbered waves. Some of this happens at the platoon level, there are differences in the number of sections in a platoon (3 or 4), in the number of Senior Leaders availabl...
by Derek H
Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:22 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Downorder Podcast comparison
Replies: 20
Views: 5478

Re: Downorder Podcast comparison

Iztvan wrote:
Wed Aug 29, 2018 5:49 am
Well, it's free. :-)
And not worth the price :-) The signal to noise ratio is approaching zero.