|Russian infantry on the ridge|
|The dragoons ready to advance|
|The Swedish infantry advance|
|The Swedish cavalry take the ridge|
On the Russian right the front line of infantry were beginning to feel the effects of the Swedish artillery, but fortunately the Swedish infantry were too far away to drive home the advantage.
|The Russian dragoons counterattack|
|The high water mark of the Swedish advance|
The game had been closer than the end result suggested. A crucial bout of poor dice for Steve robbed him of the chance of exploiting his early success. Also he was not helped by the brittleness of the Swedish cavalry, which although powerful in attack was vulnerable as it had only one strength point. Also the restricted battlefield meant that there was little scope for the Swedes to avoid the artillery fire, which proved deadly at close range. A few points to ponder before our next GNW game