Wednesday, 22 March 2017

592 - Smashing Bolt Action Game Vs Russians

Hullo, All!

Work's been busy recently (hell - I've still got an entire bloomin' tournament to update you with!) but I've an easy day tomorrow, Robot Wars is on iplayer, and not too much washing-up to do...so here, with no energy for the details, are some very pretty pics from a recent meet-up game against a lovely chap in my home town, Portsmouth.

Venue: Fistful of Dice, Southsea, Portmouth.
Forces: Sam, with his gorgeous and characterful Late-War Russians, versus my 11th Armoured Division, 4 KSLI
Points: 750
Mission: Hold Until Relieved (ugh!)
Attacker: Russians
Result: a marvellously fought draw! :)

Sam was an absolute gent to play against, and the venue was ace!

Anyway - no more words; just prettiness!
Cheers,


- Drax

12 comments:

  1. Another great looking game Drax

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    1. Thanks! It was one of the most fun, too!

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  2. Good to see evidence that I am not the only one who rolls like that!

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  3. I like the use of the carpeting samples for farmers fields!

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    1. They're great, aren't they? I was very impressed. I've done the same myself before, for 15mm terrain with narrower lines of brown carpet with a little flocking along the top.

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    1. Cheers, Chico!

      It did look good (Bolt Action pretty much always looks good!) and it was certainly fun to play!

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  5. Good stuff. Hold until relieved is a pain in the rump as defender for sure. Lots of going "down".

    Looking forward to seeing that tourney report mate.

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    1. Harrumph.

      Yup - it's a bugger. Didn't realise that the defenders don't get hidden set-up, yet the attackers do! What the--?!

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  6. Fantastic! That ploughed field looked as though it saw plenty of fighting.

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  7. Ha! Yes - it was enjoyably brutal! Cheers.

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