Now, for your Christmas gift from me, the ‘official’ first draft of Polemos: Polemous:
Polemos:Polemous: 490 – 330 BC
-1 hoplites less than 8 ranks deep.
+1 hoplites more than 8 ranks deep (per 4 ranks)
+1 Persian infantry with shield wall in first round of combat.
+1 advancing into combat or following up.
+1 ‘the best’ (Immortals, Spartans)
-1 ‘the worst.
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