Originally Posted by Gallivan
I understand your point Darvin.
What Reverie could do, however, is take the Total War route and offer Loose and Tight as the basic formations for all units (loose against ranged, tight against melee).
Then, should other units REALLY need another formation (cavalry wedge, spearwall) it can be added as a special unit bonus (read: spearman schiltrom formation) in which they sacrifice a skillset for that formation privilege.
Ok I agree with that. I really like wedge formatgion though that would look odd for swordsman and pikes.