Introducing Emperor Napoleon I, one of the most influential military commanders in the history of warfare and a central figure in Marshals Unleashed, our strategic board game set in the Napoleonic era. This customized 30-page game manual is your gateway to commanding armies and reliving the epic battles of this remarkable period.
Emperor Napoleon I led the French forces for almost 20 years in non-stop... [click here for more]
Game design: Tom RussellHex number: 18Duration: 20 minutesPlayers: 2Solitaire Suitability: HighTheme: All of human historyTable Battles cards have been upated to 2nd Edition with two new scenarios. (8-24-2020)
Here is something new and exciting, something... [click here for more]
The battle for Plancenoit 1815
As the intense battle of Waterloo raged on, a glimmer of hope appeared in the distance for the allied forces. The Prussian army began to emerge from the bois de Paris, heading towards the village of Plancenoit. Napoleon realized that his right flank was in grave danger and made a swift decision to defend Plancenoit and buy himself some much-needed time for his final... [click here for more]
The Golden Age of Piracy: 1718 is an old-school style tactical solitaire board game of action and adventure, with a bit of wargame and RPG elements mixed in. An open-ended sandbox style game where you, as a pirate captain, may choose your own path.
Set in the Caribbean Islands during the year 1718, as a pirate captain, you will attempt to build your wealth by attacking merchant... [click here for more]
Pirate Hunter: 1718 is an old-school style tactical solitaire board game of action and adventure, with a bit of wargame and RPG elements mixed in. An open-ended sandbox style game where you, as a warship captain, may choose your own path.
Set in the Caribbean Islands during the year 1718, as a privateer warship captain hired by the governor of Port Royal, you will be tasked... [click here for more]
Voltigeurs of the Grande ArméeCustomize your army with dynamic units. This A4/US letter size sheet has 30 french voltigeurs or two divisions in a dynamic pose instead of the original static pose. This pose creates visually a more dynamic ambiance on the battlefield, with units having their own character. This light infantry unit is a playable unit in Marshals Unleashed... [click here for more]
Fusiliers of the Grande Armée Customize your army with dynamic units. This A4 size sheet has 30 french fusiliers or two divisions in a dynamic pose instead of the original static pose. This pose creates visually a more dynamic ambiance on the battlefield, with units having their own character. This fusilier unit is a playable unit in Marshals Unleashed Napoleonic war game. The... [click here for more]
The publisher of The Boardgamer magazine created five special issues devoted entirely to one game within the Avalon Hill catalog. They were known as Unofficial Player guides, but were considered the best collection of new information, variants, scenarios, rules variations, errata, inserts, and new articles written for these games. Fans loved the... [click here for more]
Ritter is a dice-less miniatures battle game from 1996. It covers periods from ancients to the 19th Century. This volume includes the 1996 game, the 1997 fantasy and early modern period supplements, the 2008 chess board version and an even simpler verson for Ancient Rome. It is laid out so buyers can print off their own copy of the book.
Ritter is a VERY fast playing game. Whole battles take only... [click here for more]
This set provide basic boards made up of 4.5m x 4.5 cm squares. four A4 boards give a small wargame 'table'. There are terrain tiles which can be placed on the grid to create the 'game board/ table'. Tiles are provided for hills, woods, built up areas, rivers, fords, bridges, streams, rocky ground, and scrub.
The square size is ideal for standard DBM 40mm wide figure bases or counters from... [click here for more]
Tales of Longfall #4 „Vive la Debonn!“ erzählt die Geschichte der verbannten Debonner auf Désespèrance. Wie sie es schaffen, aus dem Gefängnis auszubrechen, sich die nötige Ausrüstung zu besorgen, bis hin zum Kapern eines Versorgungsschiffes für ihre Flucht.
Tales of Longfall ist eine Serie von Kampagnenheften für Freebooter’s Fate! Der vierte Teil der Serie enthält:
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In this issue, published in April 2003, the articles include:
Strategies For Winning At 7th Fleet - A Look At Scenarios #6 Through #9
More New Scenarios - For Israeli Defense Force
Battle Of Porto Praya - A Wooden Ships & Iron Men Scenario
Adel Verpflichtet, By Hook Or By Crook, By Fair Means Or Foul - A Lot Of Fun, No Matter How You Say It!
Adel Verpflichtet... [click here for more]
Great Battles are a set of wargame rules that utilise hexes to regulate movement, firing, ranges, line of sight as well as charge and firing arcs. Battles are fought over a mat or tiles with 2" hexes that are used to regulate movement, firing, facings and ranges. The game mechanics allow for large numbers of units to be represented, each by a single stand of infantry, cavalry or artillery.... [click here for more]
Fields of Battle, Volume 1: The Great Northern War, is a low to moderate complexity, tactical war game for two players depicting battles of the Great Northern War, 1700-1721. Each Battle in the game is played on a game map using playing pieces, representing the forces of the participants in the Battle, and uses a six-sided dice (D6) to determine combat results. Players take the side of either Sweden... [click here for more]
Big Trouble … in Little Longfall!
In dieser neusten Erweiterung für Freebooter’s Fate geht es nicht nur um einen Einblick in die Musikszene Longfalls, um eine Einführung in den Geschlechtszyklus der Goblins und um organisatorische Missstände bei der Bruderschaft. Es geht auch darum, mit eurer gestrandeten Mannschaft auf der Monsterinsel zu überleben. Sammelt eure Boote wieder ein, versorgt... [click here for more]
Have at You! is a quick-playing card game about hand-to-hand combat during the 16th to 18th Centuries, as inspired by films such as the Errol Flynn classics of the 1940s as well as the more recent Pirates of the Carribean series. Each player takes the role of fighters who can get their hands on any weapons available to defeat the enemy. Each fighter has a fixed number of physical... [click here for more]
Assemble your warband from some of the greatest warrior groups in history! Will you choose an extra centurion, or will you choose an extra Zulu to crush your opponent’s rival warband? Warbands & Warfare hearkens back to a time when kids played with “green army men” and other toy soldiers and created fun and crazy war games to play. There are 28 soldier types to fight with and against,... [click here for more]
The PDF version is identical to the original printed version other than minor alterations to update subscription information and indicate the new format. The file is 144dpi, sufficient to enable you to 'zoom in' on pictures and achieve a pleasing print-out at home.
Meet the flockers. Diane Sutherland is up to her elbows in green dye as she describes how to mass-produce scatter material for... [click here for more]
This is the latest full colour 7th edition version of the core game rules!
The Glory of Kings is a recreation of the real world of the 18th century. You subscribe to it like you would a magazine, and take part as one of the leading figures of the time, who can range from King Louis XIV, the Sun King of Royal France, down to the likes of the infamous pirate Blackbeard terrorising the West Indies.... [click here for more]
Big Trouble … in little Longfall.
This latest expansion for Freebooter’s Fate is not just about offering a glimpse into Longfall’s music scene. Or about the sexual cycle of goblins. Or about organisational issues within the Brotherhood. It is also about your stranded crews surviving on the monster island. Collect your boats, supply your people with food, make it through a spontaneous bushfire... [click here for more]
Tales of Long #4 “Vive la Debonn!” tells the story of the exiled Debonners on Désespèrance: How they manage to break out of prison, get the necessary equipment, get aboard a supply ship for their escape and finally reach our beloved island Leonera.
Tales of Longfall is a series of campaign booklets for Freebooter’s Fate. The fourth part of the series contains:
– a Freebooter’s Fate... [click here for more]
Dieses Buch enthält auf 100 Seiten alle Grundregeln für Freebooter’s Fate. Garniert wird das Ganze mit kurzweiligen Geschichten, einem imposanten Titelbild von Zoltan Boros, zahlreichen Bildern der Miniaturen und Konzeptskizzen, einer Handvoll Szenarien und vielen wertvollen Ratschlägen. Ebenso enthalten sind die Bootsregeln und die Regeln für große Charaktere.
Greift euch die Regeln und einen... [click here for more]
Unser zweites Buch mit einer großen Sammlung von insgesamt 15 spannenden Szenarien!
Das Besondere an diesem Buch, es beinhaltet auch Einzelspieler Szenarien! Damit könnt ihr zu jeder Zeit euer Lieblings-Spiel zocken. Zudem haben die Einzelspieler Szenarien auch viele optionale Regeln und Varianten - für abwechslungsreiche und unterhaltsame Spiele die immer wieder eine Herausforderung... [click here for more]
The Phoenix Magazine was a house publication by SimPubs/SPI directed towards the wargamers of the United Kingdom. It covered SPI titles and other subjects related to wargaming and military history. The publication began in June 1976 and lasted for 36 issues, ceasing publication in March 1982.
In this issue, dated November 1977, the contents consist of:
Editorial ... [click here for more]
Tales of Longfall #5 ist prall gefüllt mit Szenarien. Also mit kleinen Geschichten die eine Keilerei, ein Scharmützel oder eine ausgewaschene Schlacht beschreiben und in denen eure Mannschaften die Hauptdarsteller sind. Da gilt es Schätze zu finden, strunzdumme Vögel zu fangen, Feuer oder Wasser zu entkommen, Gold zu scheffeln uvm. Natürlich versucht der Gegner euch daran zu hindern, meist,... [click here for more]
Die neue Mannschaft ist da – Die Schatten sind über Longfall hereingebrochen! Aus einigen Toren winden sie sich heraus, um im Verborgenen die Stadt zu erkunden und eine Ara des Misstrauens zu sähen.
Stellt euch eine wabernde Masse an Dunkelheit vor. Scheinbar unaufhaltsam wogt sie auf euch zu und droht alles zu verschlingen! Die Straßen von Longfall sind in dunklen, in undurchdringlichen... [click here for more]
Solitaire game on the War of the Austrian Succession, with a system reminiscent of Empires of the Middle Ages.
Player takes the role of empress Maria Teresa and through the play of cards (regulating events and all the various aspects of the game) must try to achieve the most victory points, against several enemies (played by the system) that will try to gain territories and steal prestige to the... [click here for more]
The model are designed for miniatures in scale 28-32mm (after scaling can be used with any other system) can be combined on a table with other terrain cardboard elements sf, modern, ww2. Model can be used for table games battle, rpg. Model can be set on stands, alone or as part of another model. The models are stable, durable enough for even the metal miniatures. Models can be assembled quite quickly... [click here for more]
The fifth pack of Battlefield Tabletop Terrain Tiles from Dreamworlds, includes twenty six by six inch square printable tiles of forests, woods, copses, trees & etc. Battlefield terrain tiles are designed for role playing and wargames using miniatures, figures or counters. The graphic battlefield tiles are overlaid with a grid of inch by inch squares for ease of use in tabletop games. These terrain... [click here for more]
The fourth pack of Tabletop Terrain Tiles from Dreamworlds contains twenty six by six inch square printable tiles of fields and hedges; walls, enclosures, field boundaries and so on. These battlefield tiles are designed for role playing and wargames, using miniatures, figures or counters. The colourful battlefield tiles are overlaid with a grid of inch by inch squares for ease of use in tabletop games.... [click here for more]
Black Powder Blunders!
This digital card deck has everything you need to bring firearms and artillery from Nations & Cannons™ to your historical or flintlock fantasy 5e game. Inside, you'll find over over a hundred new misfire effects for black powder weapons, making critical fumbles at your table more dynamic... and unpredictable!... [click here for more]
Fortifications is pack eight in the Dreamworlds range of Battlefield Terrain Tiles. It includes twenty (six by six inch square) printable tiles, including battlements, wall sections, square and round towers, bastions, siege engine platforms, gateways, earthworks, ditches and other battlefield defences. Dreamworlds battlefield terrain tiles are designed for role playing and wargames using your own miniatures,... [click here for more]
As a thank you for helping us achieve over 600 Twitter followers for @Skinner_Games, we're offering this 8 page roads pack for free! Thank you all for supporting us! We appreciate all of the excellent feedback we get. Also, we're pretty active on Twitter, follow us for previews, gaming ideas, or general shenanigans!
Check out our web page, too, and feel free to leave us comments on our message boards:... [click here for more]
Infinite Armies (or just iA) is maybe not the card game to end all card games, but we can hope... It is probably the most sophisticated pdf game product ever made, and once you download the demo iArmy builder, you'll see why. We're pleased as all get out to announce it is also a 2006 Origins Award winner! iA... [click here for more]
Skinner Games' new offering in our Iconic Locations series is a map for Medieval-style Ruins!
Because every fantasy world has obligatory ruins, we're offering a 24x30 inch map filled with trees and ruins. What lies within the broke facade of stone and mortar is anyone's guess.
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Extending our Autumn Forest series, we introduce the Autumn Ruins tile pack. Take your players through a golden wood where they stumble across a ruins tower and a mysterious trap door. Who built this tower? How and why did it fall? What's underneath the door?
As with most of our packs, this sey comes with the map in sections and a solid map for printing. This is a .zip file with .jpg images.
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By popular demand, Skinner Games is proud to present The Spider Cult Lair as a full dungeon!
Sneak through the darkened passages filled with the iconography of the Mother Weaver and test your skills against her Woven Ones. Do you have the means to sever her silken cocoons? Can you discover the secrets of the Spider Cult?
In this set, you will find one full scale dungeon. ... [click here for more]
Skinner Games' new offering in our Iconic Locations series is a for a rock ledge.
Need to declare yourself king of the pride or look out dramatically over a fallen landscape? Check out this free tile in celebration of Free RPG Day.
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Huzzah is one of the best historical gaming conventions in New England. It features a variety of historical tabletop games from many time periods and rule sets.
Huzzah 2015 was the first live in person recording of Wargaming Recon. Many thanks to Dean Emmerson for making it possible.
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Bloody Tomahawk... [click here for more]
Have you ever wanted to go to a gaming convention but didn’t know what to play? This episode shares 5 tips to help you choose the right games for you to play.
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What time is the game?
Who is the GM?
What rules are used/Have you played this before?
How many people can play/Who else is playing?
How involved do you need to be to play?
Mailbag... [click here for more]
Try the endurance of your players with the tangling vines and sweltering heat of this Jungle tiles set. Can the party survive the native tribes inevitably hidden within the folds of the dense vegetation? Find out today!
This set contains 24 elements for GMs or war gamers to use to customize Skinner Games' Ground Cover set. Snag the Mayan Temple building for a truly historic quest through the jungle.... [click here for more]
Skinner Games' new Ground Cover map is a pure and basic field of underbrush. Add 3D trees or our upcoming Forest pack to flesh out your scenario.
This 24x30 inch map comes in tiled sections or full size to facilitate your printing needs. Like many of our other products, we've included options for square and hex grids for use in your favorite Roleplaying or Miniatures games! Make sure to grab our... [click here for more]
5 Tips to Turn OFF a Potential Wargamer
It isn’t easy to run a good demo game, participation game, or event at a gaming convention. This episode shares 5 tips to AVOID…unless you want to turn off a would be wargamer. Just kidding!
When listening to this episode keep in mind the tips to turn off a would be wargamer are presented facetiously. Use this episode as things... [click here for more]
Black Powder Blunders!
This card deck has everything you need to bring firearms and artillery from Nations & Cannons™ to your historical or flintlock fantasy 5e game. Inside, you'll find over over a hundred new misfire effects for black powder weapons, making critical fumbles at your table more dynamic... and unpredictable!
Ranging... [click here for more]
Facebook groups can be an incredible resource for wargamers. Discover 5 great Facebook groups for wargamers by listening to this episode.
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Wargames Directory (now Tabletop Wargames Network)
Wargames @ BattleShades
Wargames Calendar Events + Shows
The Historical Wargames... [click here for more]
Learn how to survive the closing of your friendly local game store (FLGS). Guest Aaron Bostian has tips based on his experience of his FLGS shutting down.
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Advice to survive the closing of your Friendly Local Game Store
Communicate with one another. Social media can become your best friend.
Look outside the box for gaming locations. Try... [click here for more]
Looking Back on 2014
The 2014 podcast season has been incredible! Almost 23,000 people tuned in this year. With the help of listeners like Y-O-U we raised over $400 for charity. Listen to this episode to hear what else made 2014 special.
This episode discussed:
Top 10 Episodes of 2014
Ep 119: Henry Hyde Wargaming Author
Ep 123: The Great Wargaming Survey (with Jasper Oorthuys)
ReCast... [click here for more]
Need a golden wood or forest in the fall? Pick up Skinner Games' Autumn Field map pack today! Whether you're playing a fantasy, sci-fi, or historical war or roleplaying game, this field pack will supplement your needs nicely. The file comes with sections for each page of a larger map, and one page tha is the map, 24x30 inches total.
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Skinner Games welcomes our newest title in our Mythic Locations line: Dwarven Halls!
The dwarves of yore built mighty halls, indeed. With this nine page base pack, you will receive a throne room, sculpted halls, and the start of mines, including hallways.
Delve deeply into the secret of the Longbeards and find the heart of the mountain!
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