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by barr7430
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: BLB 2nd Edition Playtest Forum
Topic: French Guard cavalry
Replies: 1
Views: 615

Re: French Guard cavalry

The rules allow for a certain degree of 'localization' . So, no blanket GA are Bullet and French are Blade in the NYW and a reversal in the WSS. More of - the majority of each side follows the accepted pattern and an agreed proportion of each can be the opposite ie: NYW French mainly Blade but an ag...
by barr7430
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: Imperialist Cuirassiers
Replies: 2
Views: 620

Re: Imperialist Cuirassiers

Hello Joe, the Imperialist special rules supersedes the disorder definition in the rules. Yes the rule applies if they have lost the first round of combat - in fact, this is the very circumstance it was created for. Second situation is exactly as you fought it. One casualty is always taken by each s...
by barr7430
Mon Jan 07, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: Victory without Quarter rules
Topic: Gun Carriage Colors
Replies: 1
Views: 752

Re: Gun Carriage Colors

during the TYW/ECW period some may well have been painted but I don't think specific colours were specified as there were no national armies and the regulation of such items was in most cases not standardized.
by barr7430
Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: DONNYBROOK
Topic: Donnybrook Period Variants
Replies: 3
Views: 1326

Re: Donnybrook Period Variants

It depends what you mean by period - century?
by barr7430
Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: 18th Century 1721-1789
Topic: My Ottoman Army
Replies: 8
Views: 2961

Re: My Ottoman Army

Were we separated at birth.. for your sake, I hope not!
by barr7430
Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: LOA Armies
Replies: 5
Views: 1248

Re: LOA Armies

I am just working on the Army Builder guides for the new GNW/Eastern Wars supplement to Beneath the Lily Banners 3rd Edition. The book is being laid out now. My suggestion for a starter army for the Imperialists would be: 4- 6 infantry battalions (pikes if pre 1685, none if later) - these could be '...
by barr7430
Thu Dec 20, 2018 2:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday Greystreak!
Replies: 3
Views: 1123

Re: Happy Birthday Greystreak!

Sorry I missed this Bryce. Happy Birthday - I am about 2 months behind in my life currently :roll:
by barr7430
Thu Dec 20, 2018 2:14 pm
Forum: 18th Century 1721-1789
Topic: My Ottoman Army
Replies: 8
Views: 2961

Re: My Ottoman Army

Done good there Adam! Nothing to be disappointed in - I think your work is very nice indeed!
by barr7430
Thu Dec 20, 2018 2:13 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: BLB 3 Charging retreating unit question
Replies: 4
Views: 880

Re: BLB 3 Charging retreating unit question

Sorry to be a bit late to this Gentlemen, the joys of a mobile career. The interpretations offered by Joe and Adam are good for me although I may add some perspective for consideration - Horse in retreat are not cohesive and pretty much trying to get away from whatever upset them as quickly as possi...
by barr7430
Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: War of 3 Kings - Dense Target
Replies: 3
Views: 983

Re: War of 3 Kings - Dense Target

Thanks Joe, must have happened when we changed the page count or moved a chapter in the lay out!

Two man teams are fallible!
by barr7430
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:31 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: War of 3 Kings - Dense Target
Replies: 3
Views: 983

Re: War of 3 Kings - Dense Target

Hmm, will have to look at that. I don;t have my book with me in the desert so I'll look when I get back!

cheers


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by barr7430
Thu Nov 15, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Early Petrine Army
Replies: 8
Views: 1616

Re: Early Petrine Army

He knows, you know!
by barr7430
Thu Nov 08, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: Newbie Questions
Replies: 9
Views: 1445

Re: Newbie Questions

Hello Joe,

as long as you are getting the answers you need then we're in the right place!

Very best and Good gaming!

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by barr7430
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: Beneath the Lily Banners
Topic: Newbie Questions
Replies: 9
Views: 1445

Re: Newbie Questions

Hello Joe, Joe and Jim have helped out tremendously here and thanks for that Chaps. I have been otherwise engaged :roll: Some further clarification perhaps but I will precis with the statement.. If you don't like something in a rule set you can change it. It does not upset me. The customer buys the ...