Lions Rampant – A game we admired – 1/72 Teutonics vs Russians

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June 23, 2017 by wargamerchris

At HMGS Little Wars, this game was run early in the convention, and I couldn’t even get close to the GM to ask about it – it was a thing of beauty.  It was also the first notion I had that people played these rules – now very much a part of our family gaming portfolio (Dark Ages).

If you know who put this together, I’d love to hear from you.

 

Teutonic Order versus Russians.

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The Russians near the town

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A wider shot – the pictures don’t do the overall presentation justice!

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Stoic Teutonic infrantry brace as they receive a charge

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Horse sergeants

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Countercharge moves in

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These 1/72 scale figures looked amazing up close – and the variety of units/ poses was amazing

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I had to run a game of my own, so never saw how this finished – in general, I have to say this was tremendously inspiring.  Being done w/ 1/72 plastics just made this even more impressive!

Wow!   If this was your game please reach out.  Well done!

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Lions Rampant/ Dragons Rampant
Black Powder
Age of Eagles/ Age of Valor/ Fire and Fury
Force on Force/ Ambush Alley/ Ambush Z!
Hail Caesar
Command Decision: Test of Battle
Battles for Empire 2
LOTR
Pride of Lions
The Sword and the Flame

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Sword and Spear/ Sword and Spear Fantasy
Regimental Fire and Fury
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Chain of Command
Sharpe Practice 2
Wilderness Wars
Test of Honour
Field of Battle
Pike and Shotte (Warlord)
General de Armee (TFL)
Flames of War – Vietnamese/ WW2

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15mm Napoleonic mass battles rules (holy grail)
15mm War of the Spanish Succession mass battle rules
15mm Zombie mass battle rules

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Dan Mersey – author of a couple of rules sets we like:

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Miniature Addiction:

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Wasatch Front HMGS (Journals):

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Bartertown:

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