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by vodkafan
Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:53 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: First post and newbie question
Replies: 16
Views: 4342

Re: First post and newbie question

This is kind of driving me mad now, the way only a wargaming thing can do....
by vodkafan
Mon Mar 12, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: First post and newbie question
Replies: 16
Views: 4342

Re: First post and newbie question

Hi John thanks. Well, I watched through all of Dave Brown's videos yesterday and I don't see why it should not work. The player (brigade commander) will roll dice to determine which battalions get ADCs; Battalion commanders must be present for charges; Individual companies will charge or support cha...
by vodkafan
Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:09 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: First post and newbie question
Replies: 16
Views: 4342

Re: First post and newbie question

Hi vodkafan, What I said was that "I don't think it would work and still meet your parameters." I agree with Ian, GDA will work with 12 figure battalions. However, in your original post you said that you wanted to use large battalions at 1:20 scale and didn't want "slimmed down 24 figure battalions...
by vodkafan
Sun Mar 11, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: First post and newbie question
Replies: 16
Views: 4342

Re: First post and newbie question

Hi IanKH and Archdukek, I have had a thought about your replies and it struck me that you both said the same thing while saying the opposite! One said it would not work with 12 figure bns while the other said it would work with 12 figure bns. I think maybe my idea will work, after all whether the sm...
by vodkafan
Sun Mar 11, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: First post and newbie question
Replies: 16
Views: 4342

Re: First post and newbie question

Thanks for your honest answers chaps. That's a bit disappointing. OK I guess I will just paint my big battalions up and hope I can be a part of someone else's divisional Gd'A game on a large table one day!
by vodkafan
Sat Mar 10, 2018 10:43 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: First post and newbie question
Replies: 16
Views: 4342

First post and newbie question

I am new to Napoleonics, I have played and enjoyed some games at a friend's place many years ago, and more recently skirmish games with singly based figures but I want something different. I am wondering if General d'Armee may be for me- I do like the 1:20 ratio and the large battalions. My problem ...