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Having used Black Powder previously only for SYW and AWI, I was interested to know whether a game would feel different for effectively the other end of the time stream they are supposed to cover.
We used 10mm figures (so we were reading inches as cm) and using troop type stats from army lists I'd found on the Black Powder Yahoo Group.
Working to approximately 1100 pts, the game saw three French infantry commands of four standard units + skirmishers + two batteries + 1 MG battery and a command of two heavy cavalry take on two Prussian commands of four large infantry units + skirmishers + 3 batteries and a third command of three infantry and two batteries.
The troop definitions/distinctions provided by the lists seemed reasonable exceopt for the Prussian artillery which being classes as "sharpshhoters" made them, perhaps a tad too powerful (although historically it was a major factor for the Prussians.
The games (we managed two) did feel different from the those played for earlier periods although in each I was cursed by paralised commands reluctant to commit themselves.
Pictures follow, with the rider that I have yet to master getting good pictures with my DSLR
(There's always the tumbled over stand you didn't notice when you press the shutter!)