piątek, 8 lutego 2013
Trakowie kontra Persowie/ Thracians vs Persians (3)
Cavalry melee continues. Getic horse archers despite attacking from the flank are repulsed by elite Persians. However Thracian light horse that has chased away Palphogians is approaching from the rear.
In the centre elite Kappadokian cavalry charges Thracian infantry. Thracians armed with rhomphaias withstand charge.
Kappadokian cavalry and Ionian hoplites prepare to fight. Hoplite battle is about to start
Ionians loose the melee and become fragmented. Later the battlegroup starts to run away.
After another charge of the Kappadokians Thracian infantry becomes fragmented. However Kappadokians loose half of their unit.
Thracian light horse attack rear of the fighting Persians.
Seing defeat of ionian hoplites second unit of hoplites becomes distrupted and looses will to fight.
Defeat of the Persian Centre is complete after charge of the Thracian infantry that attacked distrupted hoplites unit and cut down the fleeing enemy. At the same time on the left a unit of Persian cavalry, surrounded by enemeies is finally cut down and elite cavalry becomes distrupted. After loosing 5 units Persian army breaks and flees the battlefield. Thracians lost only one light horse and one infantry unit.