DBA - Army Gallery

These articles show some of the varied and colourful DBA Armies put together by members of Nunawading Wargames Association Inc. (NWA).


061124graeco04sTom liked the variety offered by the Graaeco-Bactrian army. In particular it was the first army that he hadpainted which included an elephant. Originally prepared as part of an older DBM army, the figures are predominantly Museum Miniatures.

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Syrian Army

061103syriannobles01sThe Syrian army list in DBA covers some of the most interesting times in the history of the Middle East: eight Crusades and the rise of Saladin.

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Parthian Army

061124parthianlh01sWith a combination of tent, spit roast, pack camels and supplies being guarded by spearmen, how could Tom Brake resist putting together a Parthian army.

What is not to like about averycolourful army that consists of a mobile force with some powerful and heavily armoured knights.

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Roman Army - Early Imperial

061124thebackbone2There are many Roman armies, covering a long timespan of history. Blades are the core of most Roman armies and are very tough against almost all opponents.

The Early Imperial army is the typical Roman army that people think of, with the big patterned shields.

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Komnenan Byzantine Army

061805komnenan02sAnother year, another DBA army. This time it is the Komnenan Byzantines 1071AD to 1204AD (Book IV, Army 1).

This army was put together by Richard Gorringein preparation for the Crusades campaign being run within the club by the DBA players.

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