This was a Command & Colours game played at Sheffield a couple of weeks ago. The recently crowned Sassanid Persian King Shapur I took on the Roman Praetorian Prefect Timesethius.. For the full scenario notes see here.earlier confession) had taken the field. Mostly made up of the Triples purchase this also included a few bits from JR's collection. Real veterans then! Above can be seen the Sassanid reserve - Shapur is visible just behind the elephant.
Roman light troops.
The Persian front line was quite impressive.
On the roman right things looked a bit sticky...
...while on the left they seemed to have the upper hand....
...leading to more Persians being thrown in.
But it soon went horribly wrong!
The end. General Bank-of-Scotland perishes at the hands of some Roman auxiliaries.