Altar of Freedom: Rebasing the 6mm CSA Miniatures

After some years of abstinence I have resumed painting som miniatures. I got stimulated by the excellent videos by Little Wars TV. I got especially captivated by their videos on the ACW battles of Antitam and Gettysburg. These the club played out with Altar of Freedom Rules that I once bought and used to play quick battles. I played with bases that I pasted pictures of ACW regiment on. I also bought a pack of 6mm Adler Miniatures, but only few of them ever saw my painting table.

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Alter of Freedom trial

Inspired by the exceAoFllent youtube video on a refight of Gettysbourg, today my brother and I gave the Altar of Freedom grand tactical rules a trial. For a starter we looked to the Second Battle of Kernstone that took place on July 24 1864 during Jubal Early’s Shenandoah campaign.

Wanting a quick pass to a trial wargame we set up a table with what rudimentary terrain pieces there were at hand. Continue reading