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Leo's Battle Challenge

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leonadas_IV
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Game Version: Rome: Total War 1.3
Age: BC
Year: 217
I encountered this battle While playing a Brutti campaign.

I thought it was nothing at first so i just played it but it turned out i couldnt beat it. I had this idea that i could turn this into a contest or challenge to Re invigorate the Strategy Fourm.

So here it is
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Severous
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3.0
Rating: 3
A nice big battle. Evenly matched in strength...but its the Egyptians and their chariots that you face in the desert. So not a foregone conclusion if you let those chariots get you.

This save worked on my V1.5 RTW yet it is a V1.3 save. Medium battle and campaign difficulty with huge unit scale.

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With a few Mercenary Hoplites and Eastern Spearmen you can make an effective anti chariot wall. Benhind that your deadly archers can kill the Egyptians. Defending a hill you can weaken the enemy prior to the main infantry clash.

The Egyptian general is cavalry. Thats a relief. Take him down early with massed cavalry and elephants.

http://img262.imageshack.us/img262/5480/egyptbattle1xc8.jpg

http://img262.imageshack.us/img262/4420/egyptbattle2kg6.jpg

Killed 93% for the loss of 12%

Thanks for the challenge.

The campaign save is also interesting. Big fleets rule the waves.

[Edited on 06/25/07 @ 04:35 PM]


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