|The gallant defenders ready to do their duty|
|Meanwhile nothing can disrupt local commerce it seems.|
|Beja mounted on camels rush into the fray.|
|Bagara Horse and Beja camel mounted forces surprise the Imperial column.|
|There is hard fighting all along the front.|
|Sadly for the Mahdist cause, "They did n't like up up 'em it seems!"|
The game lasted thirteen turns before the Imperial force reached the beleaguered Egyptian garrison and raised the Siege. I'd like to think that Kipling would have admired the pluck of my Fuzzy Wuzzys, if still praising the Empire's ultimate triumph.