Rebasing the Great Northern War

Probabely every wargamer knows these moments when he needs to decide how to base his wargames models. Basing mostly depends on the rules you use. With the more common rules like DBX or FOG this has standardised on 40mm width by 15 / 20 / 30 / 40 / 60 / 80 mm depth. When playing games set in the 1700 to 1820 horse & musket era you find a much greater diversity of wargames rules and thus also basing standards.

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Battle of Glatz 1/1741

Glatz 1741-1After Action Report

Count Wilhelm Reinhard von Neipperg moves his 5th Austrian Corps (84 AP/ 10 Morale) into Silesia and encamps his forces at Glatz.  By this move he covers the Silesian fortresses of Breslau, Cosel, Glatz, and Neisse swarting any Prussian attepts to occupy these important fortress towns. Continue reading