Mortem et Gloriam – Hydaspes day

23jun9:00 AM6:00 PMMortem et Gloriam - Hydaspes day

Event Details

The Simon & Simon Show on Tour: HYDASPES DAY

Join historian Dr Simon Elliot and game designer Simon Hall for a full day of refighting the Battle of Hydaspes 326BCE when Alexander Great faced the army of King Porus.  The day will consist of a range refights in the morning and afternoon with a lunchtime presentation and discussion about the battle.  We will be videoing the event as MeG publicity ready for a push on the rules once we have all the new dice stock in our hands. All figures and terrain will be provided and armies will be pre deployed in the morning session and open deployment in the after noon – just come along an play.

The games will be as follows with each participant playing in the big game on one session and playing the smaller games in the other.

0900 -1300 Games with Preset Dployment

  • 28mm MEGAGAME on a 16ft x 6 ft table.  Roughly double maximus so we will have about 30 28MM elephants on the table.  Up to 8 players.
  • 15mm Maximus on a 6ft x 4ft table – 2 players
  • 28mm Magna on a 6ft x 4ft table – 2 players – play two games swapping sides
  • 28mm Pacto on a 4ft x 3ft table using WoFun minis – 2 players – swap with other Pacto game for a second game
  • 15mm Pacto on a 3ft x 2ft using metal figures- 2 players- swap with other Pacto game for a second game

1300-1400 Hydapses presentation and review of results over lunch

1400-1800 Games with Free Deployment

  • 28mm MEGAGAME on a 16ft x 6 ft table.  Roughly double maximus so we will have about 30 28MM elephants on the table.  Up to 8 players.
  • 15mm Maximus on a 6ft x 4ft table – 2 players
  • 28mm Magna on a 6ft x 4ft table – 2 players – play two games swapping sides
  • 28mm Pacto on a 4ft x 3ft table using WoFun minis – 2 players – swap with other Pacto game for a second game
  • 15mm Pacto on a 3ft x 2ft using metal figures- 2 players – swap with other Pacto game for a second game

1800 Prize Draw and packup

Roughly GBP150 of Lurkio and RTW items provided by CCC games.

Cost: GBP20 including lunch.  On average you will win GBP10 back in raffle prizes.

Questions and any offers of figures to contribute to Simon@moretm-et-gloriam.co.uk

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Ticket Section Title

Hydaspes day

Join historian Dr Simon Elliot and game designer Simon Hall for a full day of refighting the Battle of Hydaspes 326BCE

Price £20.00

How many tickets? -1 +

Total Price £20.00

Time

(Sunday) 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM(GMT+01:00)

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