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Black Spot

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Black Spot is a game of battles between ships in the age of sails.  Each player takes the role of a fictitious pirate band and thier fleet of ships battling it out on the high seas.

Like its predecessor , Shootin Iron, Black Spot can be printed up on a single 2 sided peice of paper and used for quick reference during play.  It was designed to include all the core elements of a good sea battle, but in a way that is simple to learn and fast to play.

The preview pages show all the rules, so you know if you want to spend the $1 or not.  The rest of the pages are templates, tokens, and cards.

Note from the Author:  I've been going through my (massive) file of unfinished and abandoned games.  Black Spot was written shortly after 1st edition Shootin Iron and just left on the shelf.  Upon reading it again all these years later (as if I was reading someone else's game, since I had forgotten most of it), I found it to sound pretty fun, and played a few games.  It's not going to ever be the worlds greatest ship battle game...but it might be a fun game for someone who just wants to dip thier toes into the genre, or needs an excuse to buy new miniatures and build a new type of terrain.  Too good not to share :)

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June 11, 2023
This title was added to our catalog on June 11, 2023.