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Black Powder: Unmarried Zulu Impi
Product code: AC6852
Usuthu! The feared Zulu warcry of 'Kill!' shouted by hundreds of brave,
fierce warriors would put fear into the hearts of most men. The men
shouting this battle-cry have a lot to prove as they are the unmarried
warriors of the Zulu impis. Zulu tradition held that until they 'washed
their spears' in the blood of an enemy of the King they could not choose
a girl to marry, so closing and killing an enemy ensured a bride and a
greatly enhanced status.
These young bloods moved swiftly in extended order, sniping with their
selection of antique firearms or hurling long spears some 30 yards with
Although generally stripping down for close quarter fighting, a Zulu
dressed in full regalia was an awe-inspiring sight, with monkey tails,
otter fur, cow tails and crane feathers creating a look that might
overwhelm a foe by looks alone.
Warlord Games give you the chance to field whole unique regiments or to
field some of the more traditional units, and however you assemble and
paint them they will look a brave sight on the battlefield.
Enough plastic components to make 32 Unmarried Zulus.
A detailed booklet containing a brief version of the history and profile
in Black Powder.
Eclectic Games, Reading - Sat Jul 04 14:11:23 BST 2020 [web4]