All the forces are now in place and the French players takes the first move.

He rolls for reinforcements, first for the HQ units, he rolls a 5 and it arrives, next he rolls for the artillery unit behind it and rolls a 2 so it does not arrive.

Fig 9 French move 1





Fig10 Austrian move 1

The Austrian player chooses to bring on his HQ, rolling a 4 and one of his flanking infantry units rolling a 6. Both arrive. Note that he chooses to bring on his reinforcement 3 closer towards the French lines as per the reinforcement rules. He could just as easily have brought the unit on the edge 3 north or dead center where his units where lined up or anywhere in between.