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PARAITKENE 317BC

Sat Jan 11, 2020 10:17 am by ejc

Our group will be putting on the above battle at Cavalier 2020 on sunday …

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Basic Impetus demos @ Fall In

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The Illiad = The Wrath of Achilles

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The Battle of Apamea at Hotlead

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Post by Frostie on Sat Mar 18, 2017 11:47 am

Hi All,

I'm new to the system and have just bought the rules and the several 'Extras'. One question.....

With Great Italian Wars basing of pikes, with the Landsknetchs and Swiss being in 'large units' would it be ok to mount them on 80mmx80mm bases?

And I only have about 10 armies to re-base, including Baroque era lol

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Post by Zippee on Sat Mar 18, 2017 1:27 pm

It's quite common to put large units on double-depth bases.

For pikes it's common to do a single normal depth and a single double depth - mounting the figures to the rear, allowing the extra space for levelled pikes.

At worst, if only using a single double depth base, you just have to remember when the rear unit has been lost - but worry not, your opponent WILL remember this minor detail for you.
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