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Offline Kitsune

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Sudan
« on: January 03, 2018, 10:27:28 AM »




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Offline Jeff965

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Re: Sudan
« Reply #1 on: January 03, 2018, 12:43:28 PM »
Nice looking battle 👍

Offline Kitsune

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Re: Sudan
« Reply #2 on: January 03, 2018, 01:41:38 PM »
Thanks. Not so much a battle, but the first brigade in the mahdist forces. More as they are completed (both sides)

Offline Alcide Nikopol

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Re: Sudan
« Reply #3 on: January 03, 2018, 03:28:30 PM »
Nice photos. You have some good looking terrain and figures.
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Offline Mike1879

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Re: Sudan
« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2018, 10:43:53 PM »
Nice painting figures and terrain  :)

Offline Kitsune

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Re: Sudan
« Reply #5 on: April 15, 2019, 09:04:32 AM »
Finally got around to some more Hadendoa to finish that part of the force






and added some Egyptians whilst I was at it:










Had some British lined up on the table. More photos when those are done. Might even got some games at some point, who knows??

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Re: Sudan
« Reply #6 on: April 16, 2019, 07:33:46 AM »
A great start. Looking forward to seeing your progress
Cheers
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Re: Sudan
« Reply #7 on: April 16, 2019, 11:28:15 AM »
Lovely photos. I especially like the crisp bright look of Egyptian ones. It looks like real sunlight, is that what you used rather than lamps? A great effect, however you got it. Really looks like they're in a hot desert country.


Nice to see an all-Beja force, too, like they actually were. Too many of us fall to the temptation of mixing up our Beja tribesmen in an army with Ansar in Jibbahs, which I'm pretty sure never happened. It's understandable, because we want all the toys on our table, but historically it should be guys in white frocks or Fuzzy Wuzzies, rather than both together.

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Offline Kitsune

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Re: Sudan
« Reply #8 on: April 16, 2019, 07:29:37 PM »
Thanks both!

The Egyptian pics were in sunlight, yes, which means they probably got photographed at the weekend and the other two would be in the evening.

I do actually have a whole brigade of Ansar to work on next, as my Beja and Ansar are more or less two self contained forces which will make a larger whole. Flexible choice of forces that way :)

 

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