Monday, August 29, 2011

Song of Drums and Shakos

I have tryed out the rules "Song of Drums and Shakos" with my 28mm AWI minis.

It worked out realy well even if my minis are multi based. 1 of my bases was equal to 1 mini in the rules...

I was runing a small engagement. A Native war party was assaulting a small settlement but meet harsh resistanse from the local militia...

OOB

Native Indian War Party
1x Warchief
10x Warriors with some coureurs de bois

Local Militia
1x Captain
8x Militia

A small groupe of Braves advance through the field, the militia respond with a volly of muskets that dosen´t harm even a barn door...

As it takes 2 actions to reload, the Natives take the chance and charge the poor militia...

a fierce fight begins and both sides take casualtys...

the fight continued for some more rounds, and ended with the escape of the Militia Captain and some small part of he´s glorius militia company...

It was a short but nice test game with just about half as many points as the rules recomend, and I think it will get even better and faster then I learned the rules:)

8 comments:

  1. Lovely figs and terrain as always mate!

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  2. Thanks !!!

    I like the small format, you dont have to put up to much stuff to get a god and interesting game...

    Best regards dalauppror

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  3. Good looking game. Very nice figures and terrain.

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  4. Great looking game. I bought the download months ago but havent played it yet at all - maybe I should have a look again...

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  5. Thanks Alan!

    It is abolutely woth a couple of games before deciding.

    Vest regards dalauppror

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  6. As always Great battle report Dalauppror :)
    keep it coming...

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  7. Creative use of SDS! Very good thinking.
    And it gives good multi usage of the figures as you've demonstrated (being able to use them for Black Powder etc aswell).

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