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Author Topic: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test  (Read 307 times)

Offline BaronVonJ

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Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« on: November 08, 2019, 07:42:35 PM »
...or what we're calling it for now.
Last night was another playtest for our rules for playing larger scale Fistful of Lead games. We're trying to keep the same mechanics for the most part, so that players familiar with FfoL can jump right in to larger battles.
For this run through I dug out a fraction what used to be my GASLIGHT armies. An Anglo-French army was battling a German force for control of a key crossing. At the end of six turns we checked to see if night had fallen.
I present the Battle of Spikey Helmets
More at the blog:
http://baronvonj.blogspot.com/2019/11/fistful-of-lead-big-battles.html

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2019, 11:56:39 PM »
Splendid fun  :D

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2019, 12:52:35 AM »
Interesting read through and Iím looking forward to more about the rules
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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #3 on: November 09, 2019, 01:06:39 AM »
Interesting read through and Iím looking forward to more about the rules
Me too

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #4 on: November 09, 2019, 09:32:37 AM »
Proper VSF, great stuff Herr Baron. ;D

Can't wait to see the rules develop further. ;D
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Offline BaronVonJ

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #5 on: November 09, 2019, 02:23:07 PM »
Thanks for comments. Now itís just playtesting.

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #6 on: November 09, 2019, 02:51:46 PM »
Send them over then (well, to Mark anyway  lol)

Offline Captain Blood

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #7 on: November 09, 2019, 02:53:38 PM »
Ooooh - interesting...

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #8 on: November 09, 2019, 02:54:51 PM »
Send them over then (well, to Mark anyway  lol)

 lol


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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #9 on: November 09, 2019, 03:13:05 PM »
Ooooh - interesting...

You being sarky or are we actually going to get you to play VSF with us?

Offline has.been

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #10 on: November 09, 2019, 04:15:08 PM »
I'm interested. Want to hear more.
May I suggest an easier 'working title' of FISTS full of lead. (FsFoL)

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #11 on: November 09, 2019, 04:42:37 PM »
You being sarky or are we actually going to get you to play VSF with us?

Not interested in the VSF bit - very interested in how FFOL expands into a game involving more than 6 or 7 figures per side  :)

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #12 on: November 10, 2019, 01:41:16 AM »
Not interested in the VSF bit

Booooooooooo

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #13 on: November 10, 2019, 04:37:35 AM »
Thanks for sharing, really great table and game!  :o

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Re: Fistful of Lead: Bigger Battles play test
« Reply #14 on: November 10, 2019, 09:54:33 AM »
This has to be the way forward.
Great FUN rules, expanded to get even more toys on the table.
Deep joy.
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