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by Chris, yclept John Barber
Wed Feb 14, 2007 9:46 am
Forum: General History
Topic: Apologies
Replies: 50
Views: 8582

Simon Atford wrote:Surely cats are usually naked and therefore pictures of clothed cats would be more noteworthy :?:
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by Chris, yclept John Barber
Tue Feb 13, 2007 9:40 am
Forum: General History
Topic: How to help a beginner
Replies: 53
Views: 9639

Most battles set the minimum protective gear for combatants as helm and gauntlets, some add a good padded jack. Our society certainly wouldn't let anyone go into combat on an 'open event' battlefield without all three, plus a 'box' in the case of male members*. (Mind you, we don't do a check to see ...
by Chris, yclept John Barber
Wed Sep 13, 2006 4:05 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: Hussite Armour
Replies: 25
Views: 4653

Skevmeister said: "He wants right fingered,left gauntlet"

But didn't you hear the loud slogan:


GOTT MITT UNS !!!

So Hussites didn't use fingered gauntlets... only mittens. :D



Slinks off behind tumbleweed...
by Chris, yclept John Barber
Fri Aug 25, 2006 2:39 pm
Forum: General History
Topic: What makes you do it ??
Replies: 66
Views: 14386

Back to topic... SF & fantasy as a kid, tabletop role-playing games and a couple of trips to 'Treasure Trap' (anyone out there old enough to remember that?) LARP'ing while at Uni, then met some loonies who played with 'the real thing' (KIB). Decided that if I wanted to run or play RPGs 'accurately' ...