A French "FireStorm"

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Blathergut
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A French "FireStorm"

Post by Blathergut » Mon Dec 30, 2013 12:07 am

Finally had some success (French 1812) against the smarmy swarmy Austro-Russ army with the following:

1st: Guard Division...competent
-AD Guard Light Inf (small) + arty
-AV infantry (optional)(small)
-SD Guard artillery (small)

2nd:...competent
-AD Light Inf (small) + arty
-AD Light Inf (small) + arty

-AC Line Inf (small)
-AD artillery (small)
-AD Light Cav (small)

3rd:...competent
-AD Light Inf (small) + arty
-AV Line Inf (small) + arty
-AC Line Inf (small)
-AC Line Inf (small)
-AD artillery (small)

4th:...competent
-AD Light Cav (small) + arty
-AD Light Cav (small) + arty

-extra unit if initiative 3+: AD Light Lancers (small)
Corps = exceptional + charismatic
920pts

Every unit facing the enemy put out 6 dice (and 4 if enemy cavalry were within 6MU).

Blathergut
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Re: A French "FireStorm"

Post by Blathergut » Tue Dec 31, 2013 2:56 pm

Tweaked a bit for next time. Reduced the Guards division to ave drilled units (not French) and got back my artillery officers!! :twisted:

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Re: A French "FireStorm"

Post by deadtorius » Tue Dec 31, 2013 3:05 pm

oh brother.... next time its grenadiers and Kuirassier again then :twisted:

bahdahbum
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Re: A French "FireStorm"

Post by bahdahbum » Tue Jul 22, 2014 2:33 pm

I tried a saxon version of it . interesting 6 dice to shoot :-)

Just had to remember that light infantry is not skirmish infantry and so I got 5 dice shooting as light infantry + 1 for the artillery attachment .

Very interesting

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