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by Paul K
Thu Jan 23, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: H&HM Ottoman Turks v Korean Medieval
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Views: 95

H&HM Ottoman Turks v Korean Medieval

The Ottoman army in this game consisted of ‘B’ class Jannisary infantry and three units of elite ‘A’ Quapakulu guard cavalry, plus the ubiquitous Akinci and Sipahis cavalry. The Korean army had 5 light and 6 heavy ‘B’ class cavalry plus ‘C’ class infantry spearmen and handgunners. Both armies had 5 ...
by Paul K
Mon Jan 13, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: War of The Roses: Tudor v Yorkist
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Views: 217

War of The Roses: Tudor v Yorkist

This game pitted 2 WOTR armies with very different compositions against each other. The Yorkist army contained 8 units of mounted men at arms against the Tudor 5, and had 12 units of retinue longbow against the Tudor 8. However, to balance the points the Tudor army had 2 units of dismounted men-at-a...
by Paul K
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: H&HM - War of The Roses Yorkist v Medieval Korean
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Views: 451

H&HM - War of The Roses Yorkist v Medieval Korean

This game pitted a Yorkist army which included 9 units of mounted men-at-arms, 12 units of longbow and 4 of billmen, against a Korean army with 6 units of heavy and 5 units of light cavalry, all bow armed, plus supporting spearmen, handgunners and archers. Both armies had 4 generals. IMG_3920.JPG Th...
by Paul K
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: H&HM Cavalry engagement: Mongol v Hungarian/Teutonic Order
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Views: 575

H&HM Cavalry engagement: Mongol v Hungarian/Teutonic Order

In this scenario we wanted to create a cavalry on cavalry encounter in reference to the first part of the battle of Mohi 1241, and other smaller Mongol v Hungarian encounters which took place on the central Hungarian plane. To more accurately represent the open terrain on the Hexon layout, Andre, ou...
by Paul K
Sun Dec 01, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: H&H M Saxons v Normans (Round 2)
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Views: 891

H&H M Saxons v Normans (Round 2)

In this scenario the army compositions were the same as the previous game, but the terrain layout was very different. A non-playing club member presented the 4 players with a layout dominated by central woodland areas. Chris and I had command of the Normans and Dave and Tony the Saxons. IMG_3507.JPG...
by Paul K
Sun Dec 01, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: H&H M Saxon v Norman
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Views: 643

H&H M Saxon v Norman

A couple of resent club games pitted a typical Norman army against Saxon opponents. Although the composition of the opposing armies was the same, the terrain layout was markedly different which impacted significantly on the outcomes. Game 1 The terrain included scattered areas of woodland hexes and ...
by Paul K
Thu Nov 21, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: H&HM Samurai (late) v Korean
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Views: 885

H&HM Samurai (late) v Korean

The last time these two armies were pitted against each other the result was a very decisive Korean victory. In this long-awaited re-match, the army compositions for both were upgraded to give the Koreans more of their excellent ‘B’ class, bow armed, light and heavy cavalry. The Samurai army, in ord...
by Paul K
Sat Nov 09, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: H&HM Mongol v Hungarian
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Views: 686

H&HM Mongol v Hungarian

This scenario pitted a 22 unit Mongol army comprising 15 units of light cavalry and 5 heavy cavalry with 4 generals, against a 28 unit Hungarian army with 8 units of heavy cavalry at its core, supported by mounted and dismounted crossbows, archers and 9 units of militia with 5 generals. The total po...
by Paul K
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: WWII: Escape the Falaise pocket (Sunday game )
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Views: 655

WWII: Escape the Falaise pocket (Sunday game )

This was an all-day gaming session in which we managed to conclude 2 games with players swapping sides at ‘half-time.’ The terrain layout was constructed by Dave Mac and he provided all the miniatures as well as the venue – his games room. The scenario was based on the German endeavour to safely rem...
by Paul K
Thu Oct 31, 2019 8:12 pm
Forum: Battle Reports
Topic: Teutonic Order v WOTR Yorkists (round 2)
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Views: 1141

Teutonic Order v WOTR Yorkists (round 2)

After the recent epic and very close game between these two armies, we had to have a re-match – same armies, different terrain layout. We shuffled the players around using the dice – top 3 scores (Mike, Dave and I), v bottom 3 scores (Tony, Chris and Alex). The first three got the Yorkists and the B...