Old Battles, old toys, old blokes.
Ancient Wargaming Using My Own Rule Set and Vintage 25mm Figures
Sunday, 20 May 2012
Chariots in Action
Celtic Chariots leading a hairy horde attack during a recent game that pitted invading Gauls against Greek citizen hoplites on Stephen Caddy's wargame table. Gaulish skirmishers are PBs "Southern Gauls", Gaulish warbands a mix of S range and PBs warriors. Greeks skirmshers are Garrison 20mm.
For this game we dispensed with Parum Pugna and tried a glossy new set of hardback rules, recently published and rather expensive. Combat was resolved by an extradordinary palaver of hit throws, saving throws and penetration throws that left my morale severely shaken....