just have more people per board; people will group together naturally based on their beliefs and backgrounds - puritans generally hang out with puritans etc
With the detailed injuries and damage carrying over. Being able to drop people who get crippled in the first couple of games will be handy.@AliHaley85 suggested everyone take a larger than normal warband and pick just a few dudes for each mission. I initially poo pooed the idea thinking it wouldn't make muce narrative sense, however considering the potential meat-grinder y'all are facing and the likely hood of character death this might be a good idea. Thoughts?