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  • #2349
    Mike
    Mike
    Keymaster

    This is the forum for posting about things connected to Medieval wargames.

    #2483
    Marc Zhang
    Marc Zhang
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    This is the board for posting about things connected to Medieval wargames.

    I think I might stay .. 

     

    *TEST REPLY*

    ".. concinnissimus probo gubernatus."

    #2795
    Mick Sayce
    Mick Sayce
    Participant

    Hi, just found this on Fbook so I thought I’d join.

    My main interest in this period is the wars of Chinggis Khan and his immediate successors, in particular the European Campaign. Most of my wargaming in this period is in 10mm and I have Mongols, Chinese, Khwaizmians and Polish.  I also have a blog at:

    http://thewordsofsubedai.blogspot.co.uk/

    which is occasionally updated as and when I remember.

    • This reply was modified 3 years, 3 months ago by Mick Sayce Mick Sayce.

    Blog at : http://thewordsofsubedai.blogspot.co.uk/

    #2832
    Cerdic
    Cerdic
    Participant

    Nice blog Mick.

    I like your terrain. Mounting the buildings on their own ‘diorama’ base is very effective.

     

    On a separate note. Are we including the Dark Ages here or in Ancients? I reckon here might be best….

    #2911

    Shandy
    Participant

    Mick, I really like your articles in MW/BG, great work! And very nice terrain on your blog.

    Concerning Dark Ages, I’d vote for including them here – if only for selfish reasons: I’m about to start an El Cid project which sits right in between DA and medievals (if you believe the WRG periodisation), and I’d rather pester you in this board with my questions…

    #2926
    Mick Sayce
    Mick Sayce
    Participant

    Thanks for the comments lads, all feedback is appreciated.

    I would also include the Dark Ages here mainly because although historically, it is classed as a distinctly separate period, to my mind it leans more towards inclusion with Medieval rather than Ancient. After all, WRG didn’t write history, they just conveniently categorised it for us to fit in with their rules.

    Blog at : http://thewordsofsubedai.blogspot.co.uk/

    #2934

    Shandy
    Participant

    In academic history, there is no Dark Ages anyway, it’s all subsumed into the medieval period.

    #2942
    Derek H
    Derek H
    Participant

    Another vote for Dark Ages in here.

    #2945
    Mike
    Mike
    Keymaster

    I would say DA in here too.
    The thing is, I don’t really want a million boards.
    Best fit should be enough for people to find their favourite period, but also the use of tags in posts will help people search for topics they like, even if they are in the wrong board.
    So if DA is all you like, stick a DA or Dark Age tag in every post you do and fellow lovers of the period will find it.

    #3062
    Cerdic
    Cerdic
    Participant

    Sounds like ‘motion carried’!

    #3516

    Too many boards is a bad idea. Medieval to cover the late DA (say 1066) to Bastard Feudalism (say 1500) is fine by me. I like the diversity in a board so that I might be inspired by something I wouldn’t normally look for – I’m personally not that interested in the DA but I might be if inspired by the posts of others – put it on a DA board and I wouldn’t see it because I’d probably never go there. Spice of life, and all that.

    My whoring and daubing:
    http://olicanalad.blogspot.co.uk/

    #3661

    Anthony March
    Participant

    In academic history, there is no Dark Ages anyway, it’s all subsumed into the medieval period.

     

    Depends on whether you class this as Early Medieval or Late Antiquity.  Still, I agree DA belongs with Medieval…………………..possibly  🙂

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