I have another battle report for you and this was a fun one! Here we have a 200 point land game testing the massive 65 model Spanish Horde vs a 32 model Native force led by legendary King Golden Cap. I played the Natives as Attacker in the Breakthrough scenario vs my friend Guy Rheuark … Continue reading Battle Report: Land Breakthrough – Golden Island Tribe vs Spanish Militia
BREAKTHROUGH is a Blood & Plunder Scenario featured in the Core Rulebook. The Attacker tries to push deeper into enemy territory. The Defender must stop them!
There are 3 versions of the scenario:
- LAND: The Attacker attempts to get at least one unit completely through the Defender’s deployment zone
- AMPHIBIOUS: The Defender controls 18″ of the board and must include 25% of the board in landmass. The Attacker must land boats or ships and press through the defensive line
- SEA: The Attacker deploys anywhere 24″ or more away from the Defender who is positioned on an impassible edge of the board representing a coastline and must get past the Attacker’s ship in hopes of escaping to freedom.
BREAKTHROUGH Battle Report Articles
The following is a collection of post-action battle reports from Blood & Plunder BREAKTHROUGH scenarios.
Battle Report – Guarda Costas vs French Buccaneers
After playing a quick 2-turn game pitting the Natives vs the French Buccaneers, Bryan and I decided to play again but I would swap out my Natives for a 200 point Guarda Costas Force. The ForcesBryan ran essentially the same French Buccaneer Force as the last game except he swapped out the Carpenter for a … Continue reading Battle Report – Guarda Costas vs French Buccaneers
Battle Report – Armada de Barlovento vs Jean Hamlyn’s Pirates
I finally got to play the Pirates! My friend Nick has been exploring the Spanish more and we met up for another game this weekend. Inspired by rewatching the Firelock Games/Beasts of War video of a 300 point naval game, I chose to play the Pirate faction led by Jean Hamlyn for this 230 point … Continue reading Battle Report – Armada de Barlovento vs Jean Hamlyn’s Pirates
Battle Report: Campaign Game 1 – French Caribbean Militia vs South American Natives
My local group is growing and we're starting up a new campaign with several new players in the area. We're hoping the campaign is a good way to get new players into the game since it provides regular opportunities to play with different people and it starts out with restrictions that can simplify play during … Continue reading Battle Report: Campaign Game 1 – French Caribbean Militia vs South American Natives