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by RonanTheLibrarian
Wed Oct 29, 2014 8:38 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: BHGS Doubles 2014
Replies: 40
Views: 7053

Re: BHGS Doubles 2014

Nigel, Many thanks to you and Brian for an excellent (and very close) first ever FoGR tournament game - and especially for your kindness in helping David and I through a ruleset we're sufficiently unfamiliar with that we often confuse it with others that we play much more regularly. Could have easil...
by RonanTheLibrarian
Fri Oct 17, 2014 10:22 pm
Forum: Army Design
Topic: Why no Swedish/swine-feathers for D&G Later Germans?
Replies: 5
Views: 3943

Re: Why no Swedish/swine-feathers for D&G Later Germans?

nikgaukroger wrote:.....there is already a line for the Saxons to have them.....
Sorry, I missed that option - probably didn't look at it as it said "Saxony only". :oops: :oops:

Thank you for agreeing the addendum.
by RonanTheLibrarian
Fri Oct 17, 2014 10:17 pm
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Farnborough Shot 2014 - 25mm competition
Replies: 39
Views: 8420

Re: Farnborough Shot 2014 - 25mm competition

Marc - That's very kind of you, but I'm afraid I have prior commitments this weekend. I notice your comp is 25/28mm, rather than the more commonplace 15mm, and tends towards the Wars of Religion/Duty & Glory lists - is that usual with your group? If so, I would be looking at something along the D&G ...
by RonanTheLibrarian
Fri Oct 17, 2014 9:04 am
Forum: Tournaments
Topic: Farnborough Shot 2014 - 25mm competition
Replies: 39
Views: 8420

Re: Farnborough Shot 2014 - 25mm competition

Are you the same Farnborough group that puts on "Valhalla" every June? I only ask as I can't find anything about this competition on the FWGS website, and I would be interested in entering next year, as I only live over in Haslemere (I'm not a prospective member unfortunately, as Friday evening and ...
by RonanTheLibrarian
Fri Oct 17, 2014 8:52 am
Forum: Army Design
Topic: Why no Swedish/swine-feathers for D&G Later Germans?
Replies: 5
Views: 3943

Why no Swedish/swine-feathers for D&G Later Germans?

Whilst researching the Bavarian army of the 1680-1700 period, I found two sources* which state that after pikemen were removed in 1686, and whilst the musketeers were still armed with plug bayonets, the infantry were equipped with swine-feathers (one of the books is about the Bavarian forces fightin...

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