Viewer's Choice Celebration MiniCampaign

It has now been over 20 years since I launched "With MacDuff On the Web" and nearly 10 years since I launched my 2 blogs: Gathering of Hosts and Battle game of the Month.

To celebrate the years and the friends and the million hits I've decided to run a 3 game mini-campaign in late October. By popular vot e it will be set in the mid 18th Century.

Tuesday, September 6, 2011

uh oh (updated)

Good thing I hadn't seen this before.


or this
Found on google from ifish.net

I think I'd rather have 1 stand of ungulate riders in a fantasy army than a whole unit of experimental Elk riders in a VSF 19thC American army. (Although there is that shock factor....)

and since I had to fix the picture links, how about this page with multple pictures of  draught Moose? Now where did I put that spare chariot.......

11 comments:

  1. Pics not downloading - or is it just my interwebnet connection?

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  2. Thanks gents. No idea what the problem was but I have now copied the images instead of linking.

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  3. Ross

    If the link works, here's a BBC news report with video of domesticated meese (no it's not the correct plural, but it should be)

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/player/nol/newsid_7000000/newsid_7002100/7002119.stm?bw=bb&mp=wm&asb=1&news=1

    Peter

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  4. I read that elks were ridden in Scandinavia during the Middle-Ages (and that the practice was officially forbidden, since on difficult terrain they moved faster than the tax collectors' horses). In an Osprey MMA?

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  5. Hi Ross

    Overall I like what you are doing with HoTT. One thing I looked for but didn't see in the People of the Forest Army was Bunny Cavalry. Or are you saving the rabbit pen for the Stronghold?

    Dave

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  6. Now you'll have to recruit a unit of Caribouniers.

    Tony

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  7. Peter, that Moose milk looks nothing like the Moose milk we used to mix up when I was in HM's Canadian navy!

    Dave, If I can a Pookie (he was a white rabbit with red wings) then maybe I can add some much needed Hare Support.

    Tony, Caribouniers? Oh deer!

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  8. That's better - I can see them now! I have a couple pf plastic reindeer I bought to make my WW2 Finns feel at home. Such things are sold as Christmas cake decorations, so should be in the shops soon!

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  9. I don't you should worry about it old stick. If you played French you would have a lot more to worry about, no Mooseketeers or Horse Grenadeers for you!

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  10. Ouch! At this rate I'll become known as MacFarlane of that Elk!

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