The UK Alton DBA matched pairs on the 23rd April was a success, with 14 players participating. Richard Pulley fought through to a glorious victory from 5th place after lunch to 1st place at 4.30 pm.
More photos of the event at the Yahoo DBA group (you need to sign in with a Yahoo account to see them).
Friday, April 8, 2016
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Sunday, April 3, 2016
Saturday, April 2, 2016
Another offering in the free downloads of classic Slingshot articles: Cannae Refought with Legion, Armati and DBM. Each of the three rulesets is put through its paces recreating the great battle of tactical manoeuvre. Available on the SoA website:
Monday, March 28, 2016
Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Battle Day this year features the battle of Pharsalus 48 BC, between the rivals for control of the Roman world, Julius Caesar and Pompey. The Battle day take place at Sycamore Hall, Drayton Road, Bletchley, Near Milton Keynes, MK2 3RR and runs from 9am till 5pm (with an hour either side available for games to set up and clear away).
There will be eleven games refighting Pharsalus this year, using eleven different sets of rules and in varying figure scales. We have:
- Armati 15mm
- Command and Colors: Ancients 15mm
- To The Strongest 6mm
- Civitates Bellantes 6mm
- Impetus 15mm
- DBMM 15mm
- Hail Caesar/Lost Battles 10mm/6mm
- Lost Battles 25mm
- Lap of the Gods 15mm
- Warlord 15mm
- Big Battle DBA 15mm
Attendees of Battle Day are asked to pay £10 towards the cost of hiring the Hall and the tables. Juniors and students are free.
Free tea, coffee and biscuits are available all day, a bar (not free!) opens at lunchtime, and there are shops nearby selling sandwiches etc.