Dominicus Ultimus delivers a fantastic in-depth look at the Antigonid Army- one of the Successors to the empire of Alexander the Great. The Antigonids were the Successors in Macedonia proper, the homeland of the fabled Macedonian Phalanx.
Terikel Grayhair gives us a richly detailed history of the evolution of Roman and Macedonian weapon systems, and
how they would eventually clash with the rulership of the Mediterranean at stake.
Terikel Grayhair brings us an article that describes the advent of the Marian Reforms, an event that radically
altered not only the composition of the Roman army, but had far-reaching effects throughout all of Roman society, and indirectly led to the
fall of the Republic and creation of the Empire.
Lorentius Vadis compares two seemingly unrelated events to illustrate the effects two men had on warfare during their time.
Night_Raider tell us about the tactical implications of cavalry, infantry, and archers, and their history.
MaximusDecimus gives us insight in the evolution of the Phalanx Hoplite.
Night_Raider tells us about the history of chariot racing.
D Furius Venator gives us examples of non-mythical, real heroes on the battlefield.
Ichbinian gives us a wonderful rundown on some of the cities in Rome Total War.
Count Mummolus examines the co-operation between Rome and Constantinople after the two capitals parted ways, and takes us to the fall of Rome.
Once again Lord Terikel Grayhair has shaken his loose marbles, this time to examine just how tiny Rome, conquered by a Gallic tribe, could rise to rule over all Gallic peoples in less than four hundred years.
Terikel Grayhair analyzes the genius of Roman Military Organization through the Ages, all the way to today.
Edorix investigates the myths behind the term ‘Woad Warrior’ and exposes the truth of the matter.
Edorix recounts five hundred years of Romans in Britain, from Julius Caesar’s first expeditions to the end of the Roman province.
Terikel Grayhair answers this question concerning some of Rome:Total War’s more exotic (or downright silly) units.
Punic Hoplite looks at the role of Alaric and some of the events leading up to his sack of Rome.
Edorix takes a close look at one of the more enigmatic figures in Celtic and Neo-Pagan mythology with particular reference to the various later legends which can be ascribed to him.
Terikel follows the history of the more well-known ships of the Mediterranean Sea from pre-history to Augustus Caesar. Learn more about the biremes, triremes, and quinqueremes of Rome: Total War, and how they are expressed in gameplay..
Terikel explains Roman military awards and decorations. Know what the soldiers and centurions won, how they did it, and why they were heroes.
Alex_the_Bold gives us a brief introduction to ancient Greek musical instruments and a bit of lore surrounding them. There are even a few snippets of authentic tunes to hear.
Awesome Eagle explains the ancient Greek Tragedy and its inescapable cycle of hubris, aite, and nemesis. Curious as to these terms and how the cycle developed, and what impact it had on classical plays? Pop by and learn, young scholar!
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