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by Rohan Wilmott
Mon Apr 04, 2011 2:08 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Bavarian Household cavalry
Replies: 4
Views: 2471

Oops! Big Sorry Iain - I spelt your name incorrectly :oops: :oops: Apologies, Rohan.
by Rohan Wilmott
Mon Apr 04, 2011 2:01 am
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Bavarian Household cavalry
Replies: 4
Views: 2471

According to Charles S Grant in " The Armies & Uniforms of Marlborough's Wars Volume 1" from Partizan Press, the Prince Philip Carabineers were formed from the remains of the 3 dragoon regiments after the Battle of Blenheim. No further dragoon regiments were formed by the Bavarian Army during the WS...
by Rohan Wilmott
Sun Mar 27, 2011 2:37 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Some Reiver Figures for Sale/Exchange.
Replies: 1
Views: 1153

Some Reiver Figures for Sale/Exchange.

Greetings All! I am revising my BLB army project, and find I have some Reiver flags & figures surplus to my needs. I have 5 battalion packs of Danish WSS infantry (18 figs incl 1 grenadier & command), 1 small Danish Grenadier battalion (12 figs incl cmd) and a pack of 17 Bavarian grenadiers. I am ha...
by Rohan Wilmott
Sun Jan 16, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: Wargaming the period 1660-1721
Topic: Giant of the Grand Siecle: The French Army, 1610-1715
Replies: 6
Views: 3339

Hi, Footslogger!

Do you have the link for that Staudinger book, please? I can't seem to find it on Google Books.

Cheers!
by Rohan Wilmott
Tue Nov 23, 2010 12:44 am
Forum: BLB 2nd Edition Playtest Forum
Topic: Seven Days of BLB2 - Take Two!
Replies: 31
Views: 19249

Seven Days of BLB2 - Take Two!

Barry, as you say, rules writing is a personal thing. I cut my teeth on Charles Grant's "The Wargame" and find the discursive style he and you utilise easy to read and informative allowing an understanding of the rules ideology & rationale to sink in. This then means that the spirit of the rules is ...
by Rohan Wilmott
Sun Aug 22, 2010 2:52 am
Forum: BLB 2nd Edition Playtest Forum
Topic: Fighting in Built-up Areas (Farms, Towns & Villages) &am
Replies: 3
Views: 4241

Thanks for the advice, Flick. Is October still the anticipated date of release of BLB2? Cheers.
by Rohan Wilmott
Sat Aug 21, 2010 10:02 am
Forum: BLB 2nd Edition Playtest Forum
Topic: Fighting in Built-up Areas (Farms, Towns & Villages) &am
Replies: 3
Views: 4241

Fighting in Built-up Areas and Woods

Apologies - the topic title should finish as "and Woods", not "&am"

Cheers, Rohan.
by Rohan Wilmott
Sat Aug 21, 2010 9:58 am
Forum: BLB 2nd Edition Playtest Forum
Topic: Fighting in Built-up Areas (Farms, Towns & Villages) &am
Replies: 3
Views: 4241

Fighting in Built-up Areas (Farms, Towns & Villages) &am

Gentlemen, I am new to the Forum, so please forgive me if this has been covered before (& re-direct me). There seems to be very little in BLB1 covering these aspects of battles in the period apart from some factors in charts for hard & soft areas and some movement deductions. Yet it does seem releva...