Tag Archives: Basing for Impetus

Porus versus Alexander and a bit of Roman civil war

Two quick games of Basic Impetus were played, this time Indian army versus Alexander and his Macedonians. Both has opportunity to play both sides so I think it was quite equal – not to mention fun. Of course, I had … Continue reading

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India – Part III

Previously I started the long and tedious progress on the indian army, and have finished the indian War Elephants and bowmen. Now it is time to take up the next one, and concentrate on the second force that indians used … Continue reading

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So many things to do, so little time

After several months of hiatus (and other projects that have been on the priority list a tad bit higher than gaming – such as family, new home & associated renovation)  my new workspace starts to be in a shape that I … Continue reading

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India – Part I

So, what would be the best way to start the Indian adventure? Perhaps to admit that I have severely underestimated the quantity of troops needed for proper presentation, and will need to remedy that at one point. Besides that little … Continue reading

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Greek equestrians

Time to bring out one of the more useless units for Impetus. Greek cavalry that resembles the very limited cavalry arm of Syracuse and Italiots that were still present for Second Punic War. Secondary use is little bit more graceful once … Continue reading

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Men of the Eurasian Steppe

Now it is time to haul in the first reinforcements from the Eurasian steppe. Seleucids, and later Alexander will need some long range support for their war effort. I have five units worth of the horse archers, in galloping posture … Continue reading

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Yet another basing experiment

I know that building stands with some unique features, such as trees looks a bit odd and out of place when they go about the battlefield, but just for sake of fun I wanted to test out how water features … Continue reading

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