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Thursday 13th Dec Gettysburg MP game?

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Thursday 13th Dec Gettysburg MP game?

Post  Martin on Mon Dec 10, 2012 9:31 am

Anyone up for a game at say 20.00 UK Time? I'd like to try hosting, as a test before Saturday's big scenario game.

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Post  Mr. Digby on Mon Dec 10, 2012 1:36 pm

I need to test as a client for you anyway, so I'll be there. If you still can't host for me, its no worry, I'll drop out.

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Post  Martin on Mon Dec 10, 2012 3:09 pm

Mr. Digby wrote:I need to test as a client for you anyway, so I'll be there. If you still can't host for me, its no worry, I'll drop out.
Glad you can play on Thursday. Hopefully we can do the test in a spare 20 mins before then anyway. I've emailed you separately re that.

Even if there are still problems with me hosting, we have Ron as reserve host, so you won't need to drop out. Indeed we need you to play, so your command is covered.

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Post  Hays on Mon Dec 10, 2012 4:07 pm

I'll be there.
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Post  Blaugrana on Mon Dec 10, 2012 5:36 pm

I'll try to be there.

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Post  Leffe7 on Thu Dec 13, 2012 4:53 pm

I will be there too.
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Post  Martin on Thu Dec 13, 2012 5:11 pm

Excellent. That's at least 5 players. Something vs the AI maybe?

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Post  Mr. Digby on Thu Dec 13, 2012 7:28 pm

Yep. On the Prarie Grove map perhaps?

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Post  Martin on Thu Dec 13, 2012 7:40 pm

Mr. Digby wrote:Yep. On the Prarie Grove map perhaps?
Yes, why not?

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Post  Blaugrana on Thu Dec 13, 2012 7:44 pm

Martin wrote:
Mr. Digby wrote:Yep. On the Prarie Grove map perhaps?
Yes, why not?

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Post  Martin on Fri Dec 14, 2012 9:51 am

Good game vs the AI on the Prairie Grove map, although we used a modified Chickamauga corps OOB. We did not initially know the enemy strength, as the OOB I used can throw up enemy corps of widely differing size.

Liddell's division, under Niall, had a hard fight of it in the Corn Field. Walker's Division, under Stefan, was involved in a see-saw fight over Johnson's Farm. Both divisions eventually drove them back however. It emerged during the de-brief that both sides were of similar strength, at about 10,000 each.

The map is a real work of art, so if you haven't tried it yet I would urge you to download it. I found the lack of roads meant the troops seemed to tire easily, but that could be my sloppy march discipline.

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Post  Mr. Digby on Fri Dec 14, 2012 11:40 am

It really is a beautiful map, the trees especially. Such a tragedy John won't be designing another.

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Post  Uncle Billy on Fri Dec 14, 2012 2:51 pm

Oh there's another, Pea Ridge. It's even better than Prairie Grove.

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