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Re: Biblical: winners post your results here . . .

Post by stockwellpete » Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:31 am

Weekly round-up
harveylh (Medians) has triumphed in the only two completed matches in Division A this week. We have two players in a hurry in Division B. XLegione (Phoenicians) has 4 straight wins to top the table while Cunningcairn (Lydians) has 4 wins from 6 starts to go second. GDod (Syracusans) has also won his opening match. There are heroic goings on at both ends of the table in Division C. greekiraklis (Egyptians) has started very powerfully with 4 straight wins and leads deve (Lydians) by 4 points. lydianed (Assyrians) is third with a win in his opening match. At the bottom of the table Barrold713 (Babylonians) has set off in determined pursuit of another wooden spoon to add to his collection (Biblical is a new section this season). :wink:

Unbeaten runs of 3 matches or more
XLegione (Division B) 4 matches
greekiraklis (Division C) 4 matches

Match completion rate (45 matches in total to be played in each division)
Division A - 2 out of 45 matches completed
Division B - 9 out of 45 matches completed
Division C - 11 out of 45 matches completed

Player of the week
XLegione (Division B) and greekiraklis (Division C) both with 4 wins this week. :D

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Re: Biblical: winners post your results here . . .

Post by MikeMUC » Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:54 am

Division C

MikeMUC (Achaemenid Persians 545-481 BC) beat gamercb (Thracian 680-351 BC) 48-17

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Re: Biblical: arrange your matches here . . .

Post by stockwellpete » Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:07 am

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Re: First Sunday round-up this weekend!

Post by stockwellpete » Sun Feb 10, 2019 11:24 am

The first Sunday round-up is now posted. Just to explain the charts in the "arrange your matches here" threads to the many new players we have this season . . .

If you look at this chart, you just need to read across the chart to see how players have got on in particular matches. So, for example, deve has beaten Barrold713, cromlechi and General Shapur (all showing as 4 points won) and has lost to desertedfox (shown as zero points won). The other matches in deve's row are either in progress or have not started yet.


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Re: Classical Antiquity: arrange your matches here . . .

Post by cromlechi » Sun Feb 10, 2019 12:11 pm

div Challenges for herm and SLancaster pw = greek, pms sent

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Re: Themed Event: winners post your results here . . .

Post by IMC » Sun Feb 10, 2019 12:51 pm

Group 2

Tolbiac

IMC (Franks) beat Nosy_Rat (Germans): 53%v 28% Much closer than it looked. Thanks for the game.

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Re: Biblical: winners post your results here . . .

Post by markwatson360 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 12:56 pm

Division A

markwatson360 (Lydian 550-546 BC) defeated ahuyton (Phokian 550-461 BC) 53-28

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Re: Classical Antiquity: winners post your results here . . .

Post by harveylh » Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:01 pm

Division A

harveylh - Romans 105-25 BC defeats rexhurley - Graeco-Bactrians 250-130 BC, 63-49

The terrain favored the Graeco-Bactrians. However after that luck entirely favored the Romans. A very good and close good that was not won until the very last turn before nightfall. This battle proves it is better to be lucky than good! Romans had fragged C-in-C elephant rally and beat opposing elephant, lancer, and MI with the help of a flanking MI. Romans had raw legions pull back in face of pikes and lancers several times without any morale failures. They also fought very well. My worthy opponent guessed my secret. When as a Roman player you make your sacrifice to Jupiter you use real virgins. :D But be very afraid of the Graeco-Bactrians in future games as they are due extraordinary luck and my next sacrifice to Jupiter is for them!

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Re: Early Middle Ages: winners post your results here . . .

Post by youngr » Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:45 pm

Division B

youngr (Romano-British) beat IMC (Visigoths) 57-23

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Re: Late Antiquity: winners post your results here . . .

Post by Morbio » Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:52 pm

youngr wrote:
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:18 am
Division B

Youngr (Jewish Revolt) beat Morbio (Bosporans) 40-10

A bad match up for the Bosporans plus terrain that helped me
Yup, only about 25% of the field was suitable for HF and lancers, which meant I had to sit at the rear or my deployment zone for many turns until the Jews arrived... this was the period when my army performed best ;) When the lines met it was horrible carnage with imatation legionaries, warbands and theureophoroi all suffering against superior zealot charges :(

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Re: Biblical: winners post your results here . . .

Post by XLegione » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:00 pm

Division B

XLegione Phoenician - 681-539 BC defeats sunnyboy - Urartian 681-585 BC 41% - 11%

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Re: Biblical: winners post your results here . . .

Post by Cunningcairn » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:02 pm

Div B

Cunningcairn - Lydian 550-546 BC beat Jagger2002 - Carthaginian 550-411BC by 62% to 47%

Re: Biblical: winners post your results here . . .
Post by Jagger2002 » 10 Feb 2019 17:33

Here is a peak at my lessons learned notes from my loss to Cunningcairn's Lydians:

1. Do not make mistakes. VERY IMPORTANT!
2. If even one Lydian Lancer breaks free to roam the countryside in the rear, time to PANIC!
3. Three perfectly formed units disrupted, one after the other, as each withdrew one hex. Maximus Toadius, I don't care if the men thought long gray cloaks looked cool or not, giving them the cloaks was definitely a bad idea.

Hopefully my notes will help others in these dark days.

Well played game by Cunningcairn and watch out for his Lydian Lancers in open countryside.

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Re: Biblical: winners post your results here . . .

Post by Cunningcairn » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:07 pm

Div B

Cunningcairn - Lydian 550-546 BC beat Morbio - Thracian 680-351 BC 61% to 41%

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Re: Late Antiquity: winners post your results here . . .

Post by harveylh » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:07 pm

Division A

harveylh - Jewish Revolt 66-135 AD defeats nyczar - Kingdom of Soissons 461-486 AD, 42-4

Interesting game as the Soissons deployed nearly 30 non-skirmisher units. Not used to being that outnumbered. However as nyczar told me, it is a large but brittle army. He was right.

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Re: Classical Antiquity: winners post your results here . . .

Post by sunnyboy » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:12 pm

Division D
sunnyboy (Spanish 300-10 BC) beat SawyerK (Pontic 281-111 BC), 59-34
Thanks for the game!

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Re: Biblical: winners post your results here . . .

Post by Jagger2002 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:33 pm

Here is a peak at my lessons learned notes from my loss to Cunningcairn's Lydians:

1. Do not make mistakes. VERY IMPORTANT!
2. If even one Lydian Lancer breaks free to roam the countryside in the rear, time to PANIC!
3. Three perfectly formed units disrupted, one after the other, as each withdrew one hex. Maximus Toadius, I don't care if the men thought long gray cloaks looked cool or not, giving them the cloaks was definitely a bad idea.

Hopefully my notes will help others in these dark days.

Well played game by Cunningcairn and watch out for his Lydian Lancers in open countryside.

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Re: Late Antiquity: winners post your results here . . .

Post by IMC » Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:34 pm

Division B

IMC (10) Galatian 280-63 BC beat youngr (6) Jewish Revolt 66-135 AD: 59% v 33%. Thanks for the game.

Ian

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Re: Late Antiquity: winners post your results here . . .

Post by Doyley50 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 6:07 pm

Late Antiquity Division D

Barrold 713 (Jewish revolt) beat Doyley 50 (Spanish) 45-18

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Re: Late Antiquity: arrange your matches here . . .

Post by Doyley50 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 6:23 pm

Division D

Doyley50 (Spanish) challenges Rob123 (Roman), pwd Doyley50, pm sent.

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Re: First Sunday round-up this weekend!

Post by deve » Sun Feb 10, 2019 6:43 pm

Is it possible to add faction in addition to player name in that table ? Would be nice to see how each faction doing in general and in particular matchups.

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