Started by paulr, 05 July 2022, 01:01:31 AM
Quote from: fsn on 04 August 2022, 05:33:11 PMAlthough a keen student of the Napoleonic wars, Assaye doesn't interest me.
Quote...You say the 3 boxes cover side, brigade and battalion. But I'm struggling to see how side works, looking at the flags too...
Quote...probably more important for the mutiny as I think the flags will be less familiar to the players...
Quote from: mmcv on 05 August 2022, 08:34:55 AMI like the light yellow ones.My only thought on the brown would be the contrast might be a bit low as the black on the brown is less noticeable than the others. The darker yellow is similar, though may just be the screen. Possibly a few shades lighter on the brown background?Another possibility, would a kind of light stoney grey fit okay with the base sheet?
Quote from: paulr on 05 August 2022, 07:34:26 AMSome people prefer no labels at all and I understand many of the arguments for this
Quote from: fred. on 05 August 2022, 12:37:54 PMJohn - as to telling sides apart does rather depend on the period and the sides. ECW and Indian Mutiny both seem like conflicts where a lot of units dressed very similarly on both sides - I suppose not uncommon in a Civil War.
Quote from: paulr on 06 August 2022, 12:34:50 AMThanks John, I don't have a problem identifying units but then I painted them For those less familiar with the period it can be a challenge. Skin tone will help for some units but not all