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by alasdair2204
Wed Mar 15, 2017 6:07 pm
Forum: FOGR Update
Topic: Why are we ruining my favourite set of rules
Replies: 21
Views: 2965

Why are we ruining my favourite set of rules

I am sorry to say that I am extremely worried that we are ruining my favourite set of rules without it being thought through properly. These seem to be driven foward by a small group of players. Renaissance has always been a small pool of players but FOG R had attracted a large amount of players as ...
by alasdair2204
Fri Nov 04, 2016 8:44 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: More competitions in 2017 without the 50:50 rule?
Replies: 21
Views: 4965

Re: More competitions in 2017 without the 50:50 rule?

My issue is not much has been done about the all infantry armies which are just as unhistorical and to be fair cavalry armies have never dominated the competition circuit other than those used by me and it seems odd that these restrictions target one type of army, to bee fair I never use artillery i...
by alasdair2204
Thu Nov 03, 2016 7:15 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Warfare 2016 - 19/20 November - theme?
Replies: 139
Views: 16777

Re: Warfare 2016 - 19/20 November - theme?

Izzy and I have submitted our lists. I have accepted Alasdair's challenge and gone mounted. Izzy is playing the first list she has designed top-to-bottom herself. It may look like other peoples but she had not seen anything else and designed it all on the coach en-route to Oxford. (Proud Father :D ...
by alasdair2204
Thu Nov 03, 2016 7:12 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: More competitions in 2017 without the 50:50 rule?
Replies: 21
Views: 4965

Re: More competitions in 2017 without the 50:50 rule?

Mounted armies get hit far worse by 50/ 50 rule as 4's of cavalry dont work and 6's are to expensive, whereas 6's of foot do work
by alasdair2204
Thu Nov 03, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Is it really the rules or is it...
Replies: 44
Views: 9170

Re: Is it really the rules or is it...

To be fair I am not sure it is to much to do with the rules, I think players will always change periods over time as we all like to try something different. I think the FOG R is a good set of rules, there are a couple of points issues we could talk about but other than that the rules are secure. Thi...
by alasdair2204
Thu Oct 27, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Warfare 2016 - 19/20 November - theme?
Replies: 139
Views: 16777

Re: Warfare 2016 - 19/20 November - theme?

We've seen the Colonial French at Campaign, look good

but not sure

Cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Thu Oct 27, 2016 9:04 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Warfare 2016 - 19/20 November - theme?
Replies: 139
Views: 16777

Re: Warfare 2016 - 19/20 November - theme?

Hi everyone lets go back to the good old fun days and play the guess the list, to be fair I sent my three lists to kevin and then found out he wasnt the list checker, so lets have some guessing games sorry if I havent had a guess rest of you can have a go Simon LeRay-Meyer Savoy Paul Kitcher Robert ...
by alasdair2204
Wed Aug 31, 2016 2:55 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Southern League FOGR 2016 at Southampton
Replies: 77
Views: 16516

Re: Southern League FOGR 2016 at Southampton

HI everyone

when you have time lists to me please, already have a couple, plus list of players so know who to hassle

cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Sun Jul 10, 2016 3:25 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Devizes 2016
Replies: 92
Views: 10729

Re: Devizes 2016

Hi probably me as only entered yesterday to even up numbers, just sent him three lists (Arab States, Hindu, Mughal) to try and avoid any army doubles dont mind which I play

see you next weekend

cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Fri Jul 08, 2016 8:24 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Devizes 2016
Replies: 92
Views: 10729

Re: Devizes 2016

Hi Don

Do you need me to come next week, more than happy to

Cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Mon Jul 04, 2016 5:45 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Devizes 2016
Replies: 92
Views: 10729

Re: Devizes 2016

Happy to come if you are short

Cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Wed Mar 30, 2016 8:17 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Roll Call Theme announced
Replies: 124
Views: 13053

Re: Roll Call Theme announced

Hi Stephen

do you think I might recognise the list

see you and Izzy on saturday

cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Tue Mar 29, 2016 3:33 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Roll Call Theme announced
Replies: 124
Views: 13053

Re: Roll Call Theme announced

Funny thing that

all the Maximillian Imperials dated 1499, obviously the only year they could be bothered

cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Tue Mar 29, 2016 8:36 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Roll Call Theme announced
Replies: 124
Views: 13053

Re: Roll Call Theme announced

Brilliant

how many competitions do you see two Early Henrican and a Lithuanian, Maximilian Imperial, Caroline Imperalist and Japanese to be expected but we'll see how they do, really looking forward to it

Cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Sun Mar 27, 2016 9:42 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Roll Call Theme announced
Replies: 124
Views: 13053

Re: Roll Call Theme announced

Not sure that will be the case with that well known tournament tiger the Lithuanians, it might be a cae of running away from lots of nasty germans and japanese
by alasdair2204
Tue Mar 22, 2016 7:36 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Roll Call Theme announced
Replies: 124
Views: 13053

Re: Roll Call Theme announced

25mm Runners and Riders Paul Kitcher Japanese 1550 Nigel Emsen Ikko Ikki 1550 Peter Simpson Aztec 1510 Dene Green Scottish 1513 Robert Medcraft Thirty Years War French 1640 Kevin Johnson Later Imperial Spanish 1635 Ray Boyles Early Thirty Years War Swedish 1632 David Allen Japanese 1545 Simon LeRay-...
by alasdair2204
Mon Feb 22, 2016 4:07 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BADCON 2016
Replies: 47
Views: 8003

Re: BADCON 2016

THANK YOU
THANK YOU

very much to everyone for making Badcon as friendly and enjoyable time as ever, thanks to Dene and all the team for all their work and for all my opponents for putting up with me, as ever brilliant to see old friends

Cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Wed Feb 17, 2016 4:02 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BADCON 2016
Replies: 47
Views: 8003

Re: BADCON 2016

Hi Jim

hope you are well, it was based on your list as mighty impressed when i played it, thought it might work for her

cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Tue Feb 16, 2016 2:31 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BADCON 2016
Replies: 47
Views: 8003

Re: BADCON 2016

Hi stephen

Maximilian imperial elite spearman and gendarmes, superior landsknechtes, average bowmen who go in terrain, got a list if you want it

Cheers

Alasdair
by alasdair2204
Tue Feb 16, 2016 9:37 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BADCON 2016
Replies: 47
Views: 8003

Re: BADCON 2016

So in summary 5 Huguenot 4 Early TYW Catholic 2 Early TYW Protestant 2 Late Imperial Austrian so far thats 7 of the Protestant persuausion and 6 Catholics (6 civil wars already) and now to those of us who didnt realise what the best armies to pick were or have come up with such a cunning plan that w...

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