Yesterday I was fortunate enough to be able to take a trip to chateau Foy to take part in a refight of the battle of Ucles. I was on the Spanish side under...
Sunday, October 19, 2008
My Sikhs in Action
I finished painting a section of Brigade Games Sikhs (including a Bomber and a Lewis-Gunner) plus Havildar and a Trumpeteer. These were promptly used in a large (fictional) colonials battle run by Mike K. this last Saturday (Oct. 18,2008) at the local club. Though only one Battalion of many They did their best to clear the a native town of their mutinous inhabitants. This is the definitely the first house-clearing I've done in a colonials game and I may take it as inspiration for a small game based on First or Second Gaza in the future. Unfortunately the picture shows only two of the newly painted figs, the others had died repelling a charge by native Ghazis. In the background you can see the poor, doomed Highlanders in their glorious red.
Photos Taken by Jim. You can read much more about this game at his Blog http://napoleon91.blogspot.com/