The adventures of an 18th century imagination, located in Northern Europe formerly ruled over by joint rulers Duke Karl Frederick and Duchess Liv.Not to mention the American colony of Ny Tradgardland the 17th century Colony of New Tradgardstadt and the newly restored territory of the Shetland Isles. Featuring a supporting bill of gaming in a diversity of times,places and scales.Hopefully something to interest all who pop by...
Friday, 21 September 2018
A "Battle Of Machines" - Longer Version. (1930)
Saw this on Facebook today "Salisbury Plain. A 'Battle of Machines' is the feature of this year's Army manoeuvres - when 'Southland's' army of 150 tanks and 15 armoured cars invade 'Northland' with its 50 tanks, 35 armoured cars and 2,000 cavalry!" Sounds an interesting scenario for a game...
Posted by tradgardmastare at 11:18
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Amazing footage of a by-gone era...fascinating. How small are those little tracked vehicles for towing cannons. Thanks for posting.ReplyDelete
They look tiny to me, quite Heath Robinson esque!Delete
Fascinating stuff. Cavalry, tanks, tracked artillery tows, officers pointing at maps (and sometimes they're even the right way up!). A real VBCW vibe to it. Thanks for sharing.ReplyDelete
Saw it on Facebook and thought others would appreciate it.Delete
Alan interesting film did you see Tim Gow's 1:72 tank into 54mm tankette? Could be helpful to your grid game plans. http://megablitzandmore.blogspot.com/2018/09/tankette-mki.htmlReplyDelete
I did but thanks for telling me. Tim and the FLW guys are very creative indeed.I might give it a go for these tiny artillery thingybobs...Delete