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  • Phaeoron -

    Liked WhammeWhamme’s post in the thread Historical Accuracy - good or bad?.

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    Historical accuracy is for Historicals. That's the market. Some people like their fantasy to be historically accurate except for the explicitly magic bits. Far more people don't really care and/or don't know history accurately enough to appreciate it…
  • Phaeoron -

    Replied to the thread Historical Accuracy - good or bad?.

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    So, a personal opinion incoming, take two metric tonnes of salt etc. It helps me immerse myself into the setting when, whenever reasonably possible, some historical accuracy is inserted into our world of magic and monsters. I like that spears are…
  • Auto2 -

    Replied to the thread Lightning Reflexes should cancel Lightning Reflexes.

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    Quote from WhammeWhamme: “People care about different things, and one job of a game designer who wants their game to be popular, is to appeal broadly ” yeah this is a pretty important point,.. Quote from WhammeWhamme: “Some people are here purely…
  • WhammeWhamme -

    Replied to the thread Historical Accuracy - good or bad?.

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    Historical accuracy is for Historicals. That's the market. Some people like their fantasy to be historically accurate except for the explicitly magic bits. Far more people don't really care and/or don't know history accurately enough to appreciate it…
  • Aegitru -

    Liked kollibri’s post in the thread The Lazy Man’s Guide to Miniatures.

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    So the parental leave are so far delivering some quality hobby time when she's taking her nap for about 2 hours after lunch! So far we are churning out some more VC and a little bit better picutre of my Rohan Riders and some Mordheim terrain that is…
  • Squirrelloid -

    Replied to the thread Lightning Reflexes should cancel Lightning Reflexes.

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    Quote from WhammeWhamme: “Quote from Squirrelloid: “Quote from Chack: “That if we want to create an historical simulation, a competitive game should have many viable option to give the player many choices for strategy and counterplay. ” The other…
  • Auto2 -

    Liked WhammeWhamme’s post in the thread Lightning Reflexes should cancel Lightning Reflexes.

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    Quote from Squirrelloid: “Quote from Chack: “That if we want to create an historical simulation, a competitive game should have many viable option to give the player many choices for strategy and counterplay. ” The other things are still options when you
  • Marcos24 -

    Liked infamousme’s post in the thread Norba Miniatures supports Ninth Age.

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    Quote from ixzil: “Hello norba. I have order and payed for miniatures 3 weeks ago and i still don't have them. I send messages to your support and still no messages. I wonder why you guys sell miniatures. ” three weeks isn't very long time to wait…
  • Auto2 -

    Liked JimMorr’s post in the thread Historical Accuracy - good or bad?.

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    Historical accuracy is not about weapon x beating y. It is about tactic x beating y. Romans defeating phalanx does not mean sword and shield defeating spear. Otherwise Spaniards would dominate XVI Century battlefields with rodeleros.
  • WarX -

    Replied to the thread Strange set of rules about Duels! Rules team please answer!.

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    Basically all those super complex rules can be shortened (just for understanding) to: Duel is possible between characters or champions in same combat if and only if their units are directly in touch. Simple as that.
  • Daemondred -

    Replied to the thread US Masters - look whos in the top 10! lol.

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    Quote from The Changing Constant: “Both UD list were one entry spam lists. Basically betting on the strength of entry to carry the day. ” we must have different definitions of what one entails. The 7th place list has 5 combat bricks drawn from three…
  • DragonArmy -

    Replied to the thread DE Infantry Help... and balance response?.

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    Quote from Willzilla: “How about a one use only item or banner that provides an army wide buff against ranged damage. Replace the ring of shadows perhaps. Essence of nightfall// banner of nightfall (non core units)- XX pts One use only. May be used at…
  • JimMorr -

    Replied to the thread Historical Accuracy - good or bad?.

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    Historical accuracy is not about weapon x beating y. It is about tactic x beating y. Romans defeating phalanx does not mean sword and shield defeating spear. Otherwise Spaniards would dominate XVI Century battlefields with rodeleros.
  • Squirrelloid -

    Replied to the thread ID General Chat.

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    Quote from WhammeWhamme: “Quote from Squirrelloid: “Quote from WhammeWhamme: “Dominating short-range shooting is... definitely awkward. It means that if the enemy is trying to close to melee they are going to get shot to pieces, but if they're…
  • jirga -

    Liked Kdownunder’s post in the thread My Asklanders.

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    Definitely should aim for 4.5k and when you reach it, aim higher. Looks really good!