Usually I get the Ayton games written up and blogged within a few weeks of the event while the ‘stories’ are still fresh in my mind. No idea why writing up Ayton 2019 (2019!!!) has taken so long. Partly, ‘stuff’ happens to distract me and lots of pictures get posted on the LAW forum as … Read more 500th Post! AAR Ayton 2019 finally…
Back in 2013 and 2015 in Ayton we did an ACW and then Colonial game using a mix of historical and ImagiNation troops. As part of my C19th Alterfritzenburg force I decided they needed a band! Using some Stadden figures I came up with the following: It was therefore inevitable that I would eventually want … Read more Getting the band together
Having done the big parade I still had a few things I wanted to add. Altefritzenburg has no jaegers as such. So I grabbed some of the Crann Tara Freytag Jaegers. Did separate officers and bugler so I can use for Sharp Practice. I’ve also done a couple of vignettes. First, the Altefritzenburg High Command. … Read more A few more troops and vignettes added.
Five months since my last post! Shocking really! 14th November… How the world has changed in five months…The initial delay in posting was just slow progress. I had a couple of blog posts I wanted to do (the Durham Lard day and a great weekend in Newark and Lincoln) but never got them finished. Part … Read more The Great Rebasing 2020