>>I'd rather face a horseman with a
>>spear than a horseman with a bow, ...
>My point exactly.
I suppose you could justify horse archers having a lower edge than foot archers, on the basis that firing a bow on horseback is tricky, so more likely to backfire, but that strikes me as a simulationist rule. Evil! Hiss! (said the quondam simulationist)
Philip Hibbs http://www.snark.freeserve.co.uk/ Opinions expressed may not even be my own, let alone those of any organisations, nations, species, or schools of thought to which I may be affiliated.
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