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by j1mwallace
Mon Nov 14, 2016 10:44 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Autumn 2016 - Weekender
Replies: 88
Views: 55681

Re: Autumn 2016 - Weekender

To His Majesty King James From Dundee. (bonny) Due to almost complete inaction ( perfidy) of the French "allies" under St Ruhe I have been forced to withdraw the army back to Scotland. Grievous losses suffered by our loyal highland regiments because of the inaction of St Ruhe. I have however managed...
by j1mwallace
Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:25 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Autumn 2016 - Weekender
Replies: 88
Views: 55681

Re: Autumn 2016 - Weekender

General Mackay.
We are on our way.

M
by j1mwallace
Fri Oct 28, 2016 9:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: megalomania and wargames illustrated
Replies: 1
Views: 2519

megalomania and wargames illustrated

How many pages of this months WI are you trying to take over this month Mr Hilton? Really good articles though . Look like a load of Saxons from another well kent face as well ! Did you see that it was late to UK subscribers because they sent 700 plus copies to one poor guy rather than distribute th...
by j1mwallace
Thu Oct 20, 2016 10:52 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Autumn 2016 - Weekender
Replies: 88
Views: 55681

Re: Autumn 2016 - Weekender

Dave. Local farmers are actually having severe problems with wild boar in and around Dumfries (New abbey and Mabie forest actually) I saw 2 early on Monday morning. A local hunter has organised shoots .
I of course keep my collapsible boar spear in the car. near my Nike's and brown trousers !
by j1mwallace
Wed Oct 19, 2016 9:11 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Autumn 2016 - Weekender
Replies: 88
Views: 55681

Re: Autumn 2016 - Weekender

I didnt realise that I could have as many breechloaders as you,ve given me !
And as for the offboard artillery support !
by j1mwallace
Mon Oct 10, 2016 9:15 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Autumn 2016 - Weekender
Replies: 88
Views: 55681

Re: Autumn 2016 - Weekender

hi Barry
3 from sunny Dumfries. The usual suspects. See you in November .
by j1mwallace
Wed Oct 05, 2016 9:02 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Bactrian Greeks
Replies: 10
Views: 6500

Re: Bactrian Greeks

Very nice Adam. All the encouragement obviously helped .
by j1mwallace
Wed Aug 31, 2016 3:50 pm
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: African project so far, the river
Replies: 4
Views: 3876

Re: African project so far, the river

looking good. You tried Congo yet? I've only played 2 games but enjoyed them a lot !
by j1mwallace
Wed Aug 31, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: Late Roman v Barbarians
Replies: 6
Views: 6193

Re: Late Roman v Barbarians

Dave is correct . This is the first year that i have been . I'll definitely be back though . We were trying out amendments for italian Wars for To the strongest on Sunday. Seemed to work fine. 100 plus units a side . 8 players .
finished in 4 hours to a logical conclusion .
by j1mwallace
Tue Aug 30, 2016 9:01 am
Forum: Ancients gaming
Topic: Late Roman v Barbarians
Replies: 6
Views: 6193

Re: Late Roman v Barbarians

Excellent as usual Malc . Looks like some old Hinchliffe in there ?
by j1mwallace
Fri Aug 26, 2016 10:44 am
Forum: What are you working on?
Topic: Bactrian Greeks
Replies: 10
Views: 6500

Re: Bactrian Greeks

as long as he doesn't go blind .... again
by j1mwallace
Fri Aug 26, 2016 8:54 am
Forum: LoA WARGAMING WEEKENDERS
Topic: Autumn 2016 - Weekender
Replies: 88
Views: 55681

Re: Autumn 2016 - Weekender

Can you pencil me in as a faithful jacobite ?



:lol: :lol:
by j1mwallace
Tue Jul 05, 2016 8:26 am
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: ACW, Rules &
Replies: 9
Views: 7656

Re: ACW, Rules &

Try Longstreet. They give an excellent game. You can download Longstreet Lite and the cards for free from Sam Mustafa's website. Black Powder and glory Hallelujah are well worth it. Fire and Fury, both regimental and full brigade size give an excellent game. I think that i have tried every civil war...
by j1mwallace
Tue Jul 05, 2016 8:21 am
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: Fire and fury in 28mm
Replies: 3
Views: 5156

Re: Fire and fury in 28mm

I use 40x 40 . sometimes 45x40. 50x 50 for cavalry .
same for Longstreet and Black powder .
by j1mwallace
Thu Jun 23, 2016 2:27 pm
Forum: 1854-1880
Topic: ACW Source recommendations for Regt infantry strengths?
Replies: 8
Views: 7823

Re: ACW Source recommendations for Regt infantry strengths?

Paul, do you have any particular regiments , battles or campaigns in mind.
To give you an idea of how in depth you can go ,North Carolina has just published a 19!! volume set on individual unit strength and history for the entire war . a snip at $960.