Everything posted by Rick Laursen
Three times I've played Battle of Salem Church! Three time I've had CLEAR control of Objective! Three times the AI determined it was a defeat! What gives? Battle of Chancellorsville can't be completed without this battle. They need to look at the code, find out how a victory becomes a defeat becomes a defeat when it's a clear victory!
I have the same problem with Salem Church, except I clearly had the objective captured and was defending it. I have only had victory a couple of times. The latest: I had flag completely surrounded, the CSA was not able to penetrate my defenses and it still came up as a defeat. Even if winning I lose? How can the programmers justify that?
Have been playing a couple of months as Union. Generally I am not disappointed. I do have a couple problems, though. All CSA forces move 3 to 4 times faster than Union, while the Union troops barely crawl. This is not strictly speaking very accurate. While some units were known to move fast, Jackson's brigade, division, and later corps, CSA troops didn't move any faster than Union troops. Forrest was on horseback as was Stuart. Other than that CSA troops traveled no faster than Union troops. If there was any difference in the troops it was in the leadership. Also, as a general rule, CSA forces