Saturday, November 3, 2018

Dux Britanniarum game



I found these pictures from a very long time ago when my matey Jonas set up a game of Dux Britanniarum at the club. He had also by that time produced the stunning looking trees That you have seen in many of my AAR´s. I was honoured to set the terrain using Jonas collection of dark Age houses as well as the new trees.

Tha game was depicting a Saxon raind on a monastery defended by Roman troops.

Here are a bunch pictures of the terrain and my Late Roman warband that would try to defend the monastery from the pagans...



















10 comments:

  1. You have some really good looking terrain there! Oh, and the miniatures are beautiful too.

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  2. There is so much life in these stagings...Wonderful pictures and miniatures...and terrain as alxays!

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  3. Wow! That looks amazing. I've always fancied having a go at DB but just haven't got round to it, despite having all the lead required.

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  4. Dux Brit is probably the ruleset I have most enjoyed playing so I really enjoyed seeing this post which is splendid.

    I notice you have some of the splendid multi-horned Gripping Beast Manx sheep. Of all the things I have ever painted these have given me the most problems to get right. They are called Loaghtan sheep and the lambs are easy because they are a beautiful chocolate brown. The adults are harder to describe because they are definitely not white [as I've seen them painted] nor are they brown. If anyone is going to tackle the "uniforms" of this unique breed can I suggest looking up some photos of Loaghtans because I think, as someone who lived on the Isle of Man, they really are quite special.

    Stephen

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  5. Its funny that you posted this, yesterday I was researching these rules and was hoping to give them a try. The terrain and miniatures look great. Thank you for the hours of entertainment. Pikemen's Lament is my families game of choice.

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