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Quick Start Rules for Miniatures


The Quick Start Rules for Miniatures are a highly simplified set of tactical combat rules based on the Solar Starfire ruleset, but designed specifically for use with the official Starfire miniatures. Based on the original Quick Start Rules, this is the 11-page "combined" ruleset that contains the basic tactical rules, six scenarios, and the printable counters and map required for the scenarios. Designed for players new to the Starfire System, these rules will introduce all of the basic concepts of the Starfire tactical game.

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Marvin L March 28, 2019 6:24 am UTC
The Quick Start Rules for Miniatures have been updated to version 201810, which contains an update to the turn key template so that it has half-inch and one-inch marks to make calculating movement easier.

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Lynn M March 28, 2019 9:17 pm UTC
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Marvin L August 09, 2017 2:25 am UTC
The Quick Start Rules for Miniatures have been updated to version 201708 with the following changes:

* Changed rules release number to 2017-08.
* Added a hyperlink in the Point Defense rule to the relevant tech item.
* Added a note in the Scenarios about the maps being fixed in size (QSR only).
* Replaced the deprecated (M1) system with X on CA Type 2 (R), CA Type 4 (Pt), and DD Type 2 (R).
* Replaced the depreciated (M1) system with Mg on BS2 Type 1 (R), BS2 Type 2 (Pt), BS1 Type 1 (Pt), and BS1 Type 2 (R).
* Removed the (M1) system from the ship system’s table.
* Removed mention of Multiplex Tracking in War Point Transit effects paragraph.
* Updated weapons table in text to match one in cutout section.

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This title was added to our catalog on June 15, 2017.
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