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ARES: Miniatures Wargaming System™ is a complete skirmish-level fantasy game. But it is also much more. The flexibility of the system allows players to use any wargaming miniatures in their collection.

Over two dozen sample figures are detailed in this book, but the real strength of ARES is its figure creation system, that encourages players to use their imaginations—which is the way it should be!

Also included is a fully-customizable magic system, providing players with the opportunity to design their own spells for their troops.

The Expanded Rulebook contains everything from the ARES Rulebook and ARES Bestiary in one volume.

ARES Rulebook:

This 64-page book describes the basic ARES rules, outlines the customizable magic system, provides the guidelines for designing your own figures, and even presents over two dozen sample figure types. What more could you possibly want?

ARES Bestiary:

Dwarves and Elves and Orcs… oh my!

The ARES Bestiary provides a dozen comprehensive army lists, covering all of the most popular fantasy races, including game values for a plethora of creatures, both real and imaginary.

Also included are rules for chariots, beast riders, and lots of new rules and special abilities. This is one book no ARES player should be without!

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November 29th, 2017
Just picked this up, and haven't read or played any other skirmish game rules that look as good as these. Only wish is that there was a more active community of players still contributing material for it. [...]
January 19th, 2013
ARES is a great and complete set of fantasy rules for 15mm or 28mm. One purchase gets you everything, and there are additional rules, errata, and expansions available free from the publisher's website. If you want a set of fantasy or historical [...]
January 7th, 2009
What a great game, I've been looking for a system like this for such a long time! I've read and played almost all the fantasy/historical skirmish games out there and nothing has the subtlety, lightness and flexibility of this system. It's quite [...]
July 13th, 2006
Another fine product from MJ 12. Lots of good source material for your gaming needs. Game is well though out.<br><br> <b>LIKED</b>: Lots of detail without being overly detailed.<br><br><b>DISLIKED</b>: [...]
October 3rd, 2005
a good generic miniature system, unexpensive and well thought<br><br><b>QUALITY</b>: Very Good<br><br><b>VALUE</b>: Satisfied<br> [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on March 06, 2003.