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Offline Lysandros

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Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« on: September 27, 2018, 11:15:59 AM »
I'm mainly a 40mm AWI collector/gamer and my set up is based for colonial America . With a little   Improvisation (a bit short of Bocage ) , my side  line project  is Normandy 44. Love the Battlegroup rules and Piers great pics are very inspiring . His brilliance in getting atmosphere sets the bar . Certainly trying to get a more open feel than a Flames of War car park .
 With this scale you don't need a lot , trying to do  quality over quantity and bookeeping like ammo rules are reasonably easy , as you can loose markers .Also l like the impact that you can see the devastating advantage a Tiger has over a Cromwell , and the powderpuff M5s recon.   Thanks for having a butchers .

« Last Edit: September 27, 2018, 06:12:48 PM by Lysandros »

Offline Lysandros

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2018, 11:52:38 AM »
Some more

Offline Lysandros

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2018, 11:57:21 AM »
More
« Last Edit: September 27, 2018, 12:45:19 PM by Lysandros »

Offline Lysandros

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2018, 12:13:06 PM »
This is how the boards looks in there original form , mainly 40mm AWI.
So really a bit of modification .
« Last Edit: September 27, 2018, 12:46:23 PM by Lysandros »

Offline gamer Mac

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #4 on: September 27, 2018, 03:26:18 PM »
That is a great collection you have there :-* :-* :-*
The table is stunning

Offline moiterei_1984

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #5 on: September 27, 2018, 03:45:31 PM »
This really looks rather splendid indeed  :-*

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #6 on: September 27, 2018, 04:23:43 PM »
Terrific - made my day seeing that. 👍
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Offline grant

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #7 on: September 28, 2018, 01:01:38 AM »
That’s a hell of a set up!
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Offline Melnibonean

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #8 on: September 29, 2018, 11:35:06 AM »
That looks damn fine.  :o
Well, that should stop Rocket Morton from getting all the girls.

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Offline Captain Blood

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #9 on: September 29, 2018, 12:15:27 PM »
Beautiful  :-*
Works a treat.

Offline Lysandros

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #10 on: October 02, 2018, 07:06:26 AM »
Thank you all for your kind words .
I will try and get up pics of the Tiger1 when complete.

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #11 on: October 02, 2018, 07:18:12 AM »
That’s a lovely looking game! :-*

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #12 on: October 02, 2018, 07:30:55 AM »
Very impressive. How big is the table, so that you can fit on all those big 1/35 tanks?

Offline Tim

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #13 on: October 03, 2018, 05:32:49 AM »
What a a wonderful way to present this, ending up with that amazingly contoured table!

The models are excellent as are the figures.  A agree with all the positives above and think it's just extraordinary. 
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Offline Powermonger

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Re: Battlegroup Overlord 1/35
« Reply #14 on: October 04, 2018, 10:33:36 PM »
Awesomee!!!!!