Swiss second turn:

Swiss bowman keeps shooting at Austrian infantry, killing two spearman. Backfire from Austrian bowman is harmless.


First success of Swiss one of the knights is killed. Two halberdiers fell, pierced by the sword of Duke Leopold. Both sides refuses to retreat.



Austrian second turn:

Instead of charging the shooting enemy, and entering close combat disordered because of quick draw, leader of Austrian infantry regiment took another decision. Hi commands his man to advance closer to the enemy, and, while moving, reform into dispersed formation, to lower the casualties from arrows. Fearing Swiss backfire, Austrian bowman did not shoot and advance forward, behind the backs of their better-armored comrades.


At the same time...

In close combat, Austrian knights, managed to kill another two halberdiers, one of which is a drummer.


Forward to: Third turn




Eugene . Sulyagin