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by obriendavid
Fri Apr 09, 2021 9:50 am
Forum: VICTRIX 'The March of Eagles'
Topic: March of Eagles video on LoA YouTube
Replies: 2
Views: 399

Re: March of Eagles video on LoA YouTube

Great stuff Barry!
It’s been years since we last tried these rules.

Dave
by obriendavid
Thu Apr 08, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: DONNYBROOK
Topic: Shaken units in combat
Replies: 1
Views: 378

Re: Shaken units in combat

Hello all, Recently acquired Donnybrook and Donnybrook at Sea with a view to using them for Pirate games. ~I’ve had a couple of test games to get the hang of the rules. One thing puzzles me. Why no penalty for shaken units in melee? I’ve tried giving them a -1 penalty to hit and that seems to work ...
by obriendavid
Thu Apr 08, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: DONNYBROOK
Topic: Lethality of firearms
Replies: 1
Views: 158

Re: Lethality of firearms

I’ve seen a few posts on this subject, but it is certainly an issue for Pirate games where most units have some sort of ranged weapon (pistols, muskets, blunderbusses, bows, thrown spears). I found that the pistol volley before melee was killing more figures than the hand to hand. That didn’t seem ...
by obriendavid
Fri Mar 26, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: Atheling's Byzantines- Unarmoured Skutatoi Unit Complete! Page 14- UPDATE 26/03/2021
Replies: 2
Views: 272

Re: Atheling's Byzantines- Unarmoured Skutatoi Unit Complete! Page 14- UPDATE 26/03/2021

Another great unit and I’m looking forward to seeing what you do with the cavalry.

Dave
by obriendavid
Tue Mar 16, 2021 2:03 pm
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: Early Byzantine Skutatoi- Different Colour Experiment
Replies: 4
Views: 531

Re: Early Byzantine Skutatoi- Different Colour Experiment

I like the colour scheme and it makes a change from the usual colours that you see.

Dave
by obriendavid
Mon Mar 08, 2021 11:38 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: 28mm buildings
Replies: 3
Views: 349

Re: 28mm buildings

There’s also a useful range from Hovels.
http://www.hovelsltd.co.uk/contents.htm
by obriendavid
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:56 am
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: Atheling's Early Byzantines- Unarmoured Skutatoi- 13/01/2021
Replies: 4
Views: 648

Re: Atheling's Early Byzantines- Unarmoured Skutatoi- 13/01/2021

More lovely stuff Darrell, it’s going to be an amazing army when it’s finished.

Dave
by obriendavid
Sun Feb 21, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: The Bonnets o' Bonnie Dundee video
Replies: 1
Views: 304

Re: The Bonnets o' Bonnie Dundee video

Great little video Barry and very professionally done!
Dave
by obriendavid
Sun Feb 14, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: Mad for War Naval rules
Topic: Welcome to the Mad for War Board
Replies: 8
Views: 987

Re: Welcome to the Mad for War Board

barr7430 wrote:
Sun Feb 14, 2021 10:03 am
I will join that Facebook group - I will finally go on Facebook, I can't believe I said that
You’ll find loads of other interesting groups.
by obriendavid
Sun Feb 14, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Mad for War Naval rules
Topic: Welcome to the Mad for War Board
Replies: 8
Views: 987

Re: Welcome to the Mad for War Board

I tried again late last night and it would now allow me to post a new topic so perhaps it was just a glitch?
by obriendavid
Sun Feb 14, 2021 3:56 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Ottoman Project
Replies: 19
Views: 5581

Re: Ottoman Project

Lovely job Adam!
by obriendavid
Sat Feb 13, 2021 8:15 pm
Forum: Mad for War Naval rules
Topic: Welcome to the Mad for War Board
Replies: 8
Views: 987

Re: Welcome to the Mad for War Board

Barry the site wouldn’t let me post a new topic on this board but this is to let people know that there is now a Facebook page dedicated to Mad for War hosted by Nino Pierra.
by obriendavid
Sat Feb 13, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Ottoman Project
Replies: 19
Views: 5581

Re: Ottoman Project

Those Turkish guns look great!
by obriendavid
Sat Feb 13, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Mad for War Naval rules
Topic: Let me know if you've played any of the scenarios please
Replies: 8
Views: 1284

Re: Let me know if you've played any of the scenarios please

I noticed that the word b-a-r-e has been taken out of my answer.