Phillip S Myers


  • Perhaps you should be using lots of brigade orders rather than micromanaging battalions. That always slowed us down with Empire back in the day.

    I don’t see a way to calculate combat faster. That and picking up each unit to move is really where the time goes.


  • Big Al,

    Thank you, that is what I was looking for, that the line does not benefit from being in skirmish formation when shot at is their disadvantage in relation to real skirmishers.  Just wanting to clarify everybody gets the bonus to save from woods. Does everybody also get not a clear target when shot at, and I think was concluded above…[Read more]

  • Another skirmish formation related question. In the main rule book some terrain (like woods) can only be entered in skirmish formation. Many units cannot normally use that formation, but are specifically allowed to to enter terrain the otherwise could not.
    My question: do they suffer any disadvantages for being in a formation they can’t normally u…[Read more]