I have been intersted in the War of the Austrian Succession for some time. Looking for a manageable battle to play I focussed on the first battle in the career of King Frederick II. of Prussia. With only some 40.000 men involved in total the Battle of Mollwitz is small. As such it lends itself for a small 15mm project. And indeed I have nearly all the Austrian figures I would need. You can find the Mollwitz scenario adapted for Might & Reason in the Honour forum. Continue reading
December 1740 the Prussian Army led by the jung King himself invades the Duchy of Silesia in an effort to wrest this prosperous province from the house of Habsburg. The young queen is determined to fight for here rights and inheritance. Instead of yielding Maria Theresia prepares her country for war.