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by BaronVonWreckedoften
Mon Jan 25, 2021 2:07 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Colonial Militia.
Replies: 3
Views: 543

Re: Colonial Militia.

Excellent work.
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Sun Jan 24, 2021 4:30 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Simulating infantry v massed cavalry
Replies: 13
Views: 1257

Re: Simulating infantry v massed cavalry

Captain Reid - I can't help feeling, based primarily on watching AARs on YouTube, that the problem with the "fragility" of cavalry is primarily the result of many SP2 players seeming to be unaware that charging unbroken infantry from in front was a total "no-no" and invariably avoided by even relati...
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:34 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: TTS - would anyone like to play online?
Replies: 32
Views: 8070

Re: TTS - would anyone like to play online?

Did you sign up for Virtual Lard 4 on Discord? These events are ideal for teaching new players. You might be too late now as there were over 100 applicants for the 80+ places, but you could always check. The event is being run by a splendid chap called Jeremy. https://discord.com/channels/7148177227...
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: WOODLAND INIDANS
Replies: 4
Views: 294

Re: WOODLAND INIDANS

Some very nice warpaint variations there (although you have to wonder if the bloke at the far left had to put up with raccoon noises/jokes when he was out with the lads....).
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Tue Jan 12, 2021 1:45 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: AWI
Replies: 6
Views: 778

Re: AWI

The Foundry Cuthroats and Pirates range has some very good figures in more appropriate dress than Napoleonics - CUT014 "Horrible Henchmen" has an actual barber/surgeon, compete with medical bag over his shoulder, and another figure with a large book under one arm that could easily be a Bible. https:...
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Screening a unit with another unit
Replies: 17
Views: 807

Re: Screening a unit with another unit

Realistically, the opponent should be firing at the new squad because it is both nearer and also the bigger immediate threat. I'd think the normal reaction would be to switch firing to the new greater threat rather than to ignore it. I also would not consider that a cheese move because it is a way ...
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Sat Jan 09, 2021 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lard Locator board please!
Replies: 39
Views: 17813

Re: Lard Locator board please!

Added details for both David Hewkin and me (#119 - Haslemere in Surrey, England) - have Lard, will travel!

Well, once we're allowed to again, obviously.....
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Scratch built Command Dice
Replies: 3
Views: 243

Re: Scratch built Command Dice

Excellent! Have you thought about approaching the Lardies to see if they'd like them produced commercially? I would certainly buy a couple of sets (at least!).
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Transffering troops
Replies: 10
Views: 559

Re: Transffering troops

Contrarius wrote:
Sun Jan 03, 2021 10:17 am
It’s like the final survivors catching their breath, re-arming, and regrouping for that “one final push”.
All two of them..... 8-)
by BaronVonWreckedoften
Sat Jan 02, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: The Magistrates Daughter Lard Magazine
Replies: 1
Views: 211

Re: The Magistrates Daughter Lard Magazine

MLB wrote:
Sat Jan 02, 2021 7:38 am
Given movement is specified for the cow.....
I think "mother-in-law" is the epitheth preferred by the woke kids......