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by hammurabi70
24 Oct 2018, 11:12
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Last 100 Days
Replies: 0
Views: 591

Last 100 Days

The BBC has a two-part series on the last 100 days of WWI; part one now available on iplayer with part two to be broadcast next Tuesday. Another 'beginners guide' but it is nice to see the effort being made and there is always something new to be found.
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by hammurabi70
06 Oct 2018, 17:28
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Air Combat Rules
Replies: 8
Views: 1307

Re: Air Combat Rules

If you're interested I could send you a copy of the rules I devised (for a long-running modern [not just air warfare] club campaign) plus the data sheet (in Excel format so you can add any aircraft not currently covered (the campaign ran from 1950-present in game time). Most kind but at the moment ...
by hammurabi70
04 Oct 2018, 22:12
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Air Combat Rules
Replies: 8
Views: 1307

Re: Air Combat Rules

I'm not particularly enamoured of either set, but for different reasons. My experience of CY6 is limited to WWII so your analysis is very interesting. It does not surprise me that there are few variations in speed; from a jet point of view I suspect it is really only capable of, and designed for, W...
by hammurabi70
03 Oct 2018, 13:40
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: This weeks game.
Replies: 6
Views: 1073

Re: This weeks game.

I think the linear hex features looks daft
I agree, which is why offset squares or just squares seem a better solution.
by hammurabi70
03 Oct 2018, 13:38
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Air Combat Rules
Replies: 8
Views: 1307

Air Combat Rules

I have some experience of CHECK YOUR SIX but none with MISSILE THREAT. Can anyone compare the two in dealing with late C20 air warfare?
by hammurabi70
21 Sep 2018, 19:35
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: This weeks game.
Replies: 6
Views: 1073

Re: This weeks game.

Interesting. Is the hex-based terrain purely for battlefield building or are they used within the rules for distance measurement?
by hammurabi70
21 Sep 2018, 19:31
Forum: New Figure/Model Releases, Sales, Bargains
Topic: 28mm Austin & car and driver
Replies: 12
Views: 1663

Re: 28mm Austin & car and driver

My dad had a 1930s Hillman Minx as his first car. It was green so maybe it had seen war service. MiliBlog might give some interesting colour schemes.
by hammurabi70
15 Aug 2018, 07:28
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Si Vis Pacem
Replies: 2
Views: 624

Re: Si Vis Pacem

A very helpful stat; I had not found that; mainly I find notifications of publication but not much about the detail. It would be good to know a bit more about the processes of the rules.
by hammurabi70
14 Aug 2018, 22:10
Forum: Early 20th Century
Topic: Si Vis Pacem
Replies: 2
Views: 624

Si Vis Pacem

Si Vis Pacem

Anyone know anything about these new Naval Rules?