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Third MJ Commission

“As much as it strains credibility, General Derron and Captain Vola have one of the strongest marriages I’ve ever seen. Derron lost his first wife around eight years before I was born. At the time Vola was a freewoman cavalry … Continue reading

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Sartorially Smart Villainess: Regency AU Captain Phasma, by The Real Mcgee

Captain Phasma: Regency AU, by The Real McGee  Hi everyone! Hey, so sorry I haven’t updated in a couple weeks now. Things have been pretty nucking futs here of late (see my post from early March). And I can’t really … Continue reading

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First Empress soldier designs: Anache Pathfinders

Anache Designs “What we’ll essentially be doing is using the hairy bastards’ guerilla tactics against them, but with military organization and training. Typically when the Gan tribes attack, they do so with scattered war bands of thirty to seventy, rather … Continue reading

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First Empress soldier designs: Heavy Skirmishers

Heavy Skirmisher Designs “Men and women with linen cuirasses and oblong shields. Once they’ve exhausted their javelins, we redeploy them to bolster the phalanx or flank enemy formations. They don’t hold the line as solidly as regular hoplites, but they … Continue reading

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First Empress soldier designs: Light Skirmishers

Light Skirmisher Designs Bevren discovered that he was learning a lot about the effectiveness of slings and stones in combat. As slings were cheap to make but time-consuming to master, the captain’s instructors at the officer’s academy had dismissed them … Continue reading

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First Empress soldier designs: Cavalry

Cavalry Soldier Designs Cavalryman Atten spurred his horse out from the tree line at Captain Vola’s trumpeted signal. He followed his captain as they and the forty-six other heavy and medium horsemen charged toward the formation of enemy skirmishers. The … Continue reading

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Reconnaissance Squad, by Kasia

Reconnaissance Squad, by Kasia “If the enemy leaves his door open, you must rush in.” —Sun Tzu Yikes! I apparently forgot to post a writeup for last weekend. Terribly sorry about that, folks. I’d say “to make up for it,” … Continue reading

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