Here's a brief battle report on my first game using the 6th Rate Frigate. I've been playing through the Buccaneer's Companion campaign with my friend Guy but we took an intermission to get this beautiful ship to the table. I've had it finished for a couple months and I needed to try it! The ForcesI … Continue reading Battle Report: Escort at Sea – English Royal Navy vs Brethren of the Coast
ESCORT is a Blood & Plunder Scenario featured in the No Peace Beyond the Line Expansion book. The defender is trying to move an important figure to safety, and the attacker is trying to stop them!
There are 3 versions of the scenario:
- LAND: The Defender is attempting to escort a Dignitary along a road from one corner of the board to the other while defending from Attackers and ambushers.
- AMPHIBIOUS: The Defender deploys on land and attempts to escape to the Sea before the Attacker can close in and kill or recapture the Dignitary.
- SEA: The Defender attempts to sail across the board while avoiding the Attacker in hopes of escorting the Dignitary to safety.
ESCORT Battle Report Articles
The following is a collection of post-action battle reports from Blood & Plunder ESCORT scenarios.
Battle Report: Land Escort – Flibustier Nau vs Portuguese Bandeirantes
I finally played a French faction! Here's a quick 200 point battle report pitting my French led by Francois L'Olonnais against my friend Bryan's Portuguese led by Francisco Dias Velho. The Forces I chose to play the Flibustier Nau, Francois L'Olonnais's personal force. This faction is a much more limited version of the French Buccaneers … Continue reading Battle Report: Land Escort – Flibustier Nau vs Portuguese Bandeirantes
Battle Report: Amphibious Escort – Black Caribs vs French Caribbean Troupe à Cheval
african warIt's been a full three months since I got a play a game with a real live opponent! My local game store was able to open up a few of their gaming tables recently and I met up with my friend Guy to play his 200 point game. Both of us had fresh … Continue reading Battle Report: Amphibious Escort – Black Caribs vs French Caribbean Troupe à Cheval
Battle Report – Kalinago vs French Buccaneers
I took a break from playing Native factions after playing through an entire campaign with the South American Tribes but it's time to bring them back out! I had a chance to play a 200 point naval with my friend Bryan and since I've never won a naval encounter with the Natives, I thought it … Continue reading Battle Report – Kalinago vs French Buccaneers