Saxon Dog, who is working on a unit of his own, which you can see by clicking on his name.
Looking forward to getting these lads done, so I can finish up my frostgrave band.
|Note the scroll on the units base, for the regiment name|
that's a new thing I'm now doing.
|blue pencil sketch|
|Here the flag is outlined with a sharpy|
|painted version before cutting. Note I changed the shield pattern.|
|Gun boats row towards the shore supported by the HMS Smeagol|
|The battlefield is 9 x 12 feet.|
|Salts, young and old brave the waves and gun fire as they close on the fort.|
|Gunboat and crew ready for action!|
|Movement is done with "marshal's batons"|
|One of the players getting ready to fire. His socks are not regulation.|
|Fort Mouton and it's sheep. Note the garrison troops|
|The garrison soldiers. Typical of such troops,|
enthusiastic, but maybe not the best of shots.
|one of the 8 guns of the fort takes aim at the HMS Smeagol|
|The Gunships get closer- and take out a fort gun and the main door|
|Using the rocks as cover, three gunboats made it to shore, one with only half crew|
|HMS Smeagol is struck by two of the fort's guns!|
|As the gunboats closed in, three were sunk by the fort|
|The militia come out to repel the attack. The youngest |
officer was not too happy about their prospects.
|Blurry in action shot of the butcher's bill|
and the final move to capture the flag
|The fort is taken!|
|Famed Forthweg Regiments advance|
|Pretty Fortweg units, painted by Stanley Stinnett|
|A great shot of the general clamor of battle. Look at all those dice!|
|The Dead cart continues to fill. I blame this bit on David Imrie|
who's games are always filled with awesome vignettes!
|Another view of the Hypzig advance.|
|Arch Duke Von Gryhonsburg (in blue) surrenders his sword to Baron Fossmeisterhaus|
|Unit types and stats|
|Drive back quick use chart. Note infantry and cav sides|
|To keep the table tidy, I painted the backs of the templates green, and added a flag.|
|A map of the Fundedburg campaign.|
|The battle lines: Hyzig on the left and Gryphonsburg stage right.|
|Gryphonsburg cannon fire but fall short.. way short|
|Hypzig guns fire with good effect, while the infantry look on.|
|The Guildhardt trotters advance|
|Cuirassiers are flanked as sheep look on.|
|A soldiers eye view of the FossWald forces flying the flaming crowned golden boar banners.|
|Fosswald brigades advance|
|A view of the advance from the Gryphonsburg Center.|
|A general advance with the "Spiffington Whites" already engaged!|
|Terrified sheep look on at the battle.|