Well, since we are all shut up, since a little snow shuts everything down here (not that I'm complaining!), today is a day to tackle modelling projects. Here he is, as tall as the six year old. Given the interval between proper snowfalls in Christchurch, the last hit when the boy was threeish months old, he'll be up to building his even taller 1:1 scale model the next time around! But, I've been focusing on the serious issues of the war-gaming world as well. Yes. Basing.
Issue 284 of Wargames Illustrated (slow, I know, the local didn't get this in for ages and I ended up borrowing Stephen's) features TYW. So that's me back on the Baroque Impetvs bandwagon. Now the problem we had is the age old one, how to base? Above you see the way the rules author would like to do it: Three times DBR/FOGR elements.Forgive the roughly based examples, I just threw some spare foot on extra pieces of wood to try and get a handle on how they might look.
What do people reckon? Answers on the back of an envelope please.