Sunday, November 24, 2013

A few rambling photos ...

Last week saw two evenings of 'gaming, a sure sign that the end of year work load is tapering.

The first was a Boer War engagement (well, we fought two actually) using a variation of Chadwick's VnB rules as devised by Adrian. The rules variations revolved around representation of the Boers as sharp shooting skirmish stands. These photos are of Adrian's 15mm Boer War figures.

Boers occupy a rocky outcrop

Boer Pom Pom gun

British infantry and cavalry advance.

The second game was a 6mm Napoleonic game set in 1815, fought as keith's place. The Prussians were Keith's, the French were Jon's.

Prussian infantry

French dragoons

French infantry division
No attempts at AARs, just a few photos... proof that I really do actually play these games?? Yeah nah!! Actually I hate that current speech affectation, but you get the idea!!

Forcing the Uvarova

The vastness and the difficulty of the terrain through the Caucasus meant that by 1915 there were still avenues to be explored if victory wa...