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Dawn of Iron: The Battles of Forts Henry & Donelson

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Dawn of Iron: Battles of Forts Henry and Donelson Battle Pack

This Dawn of Iron battle pack expansion covers the naval aspect of Brigadier General Ulysses S Grant's campaign against Forts Henry and Donelson in February 1862. This would be the first test of Flag Officer Andrew Foote's new ironclad squadron of City-class gunboats. The history and ships included cover the battle, the early versions of Foote's ironclad gunboats, and a pair of Confederate earthworks forts, as well as a couple of solitaire-play scenarios.  

Inside you will find:

  • History & Maps of the Battle (7pgs)
  • Fortification rules (2pg)
  • 2x Historical Solitaire Scenario
  • 1x General Play Mission (inspired by the battles)
  • 9x Ship Cards (Contains formats for A4 and US Letter paper sizes.)
  • 3x Fortification Cards (Contains formats for A4 and US Letter paper sizes.)
  • 6x New Upgrade Cards (A4 and US Letter paper sizes)

About Dawn of Iron Expansion Packs

This is an expansion for Dawn of Iron: The American Civil War at Sea. Inside you will find some history and maps about a famous naval event during the American Civil War, some scenarios for you to recreate it, and ship cards that you can use with this pack and your other games. You will need a copy of Dawn of Iron: The American Civil War At Sea, 1861-65 to fully use the contents of this pack.

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August 16, 2023 4:29 am UTC
For the curious, the solo play scenarios are you vs the forts, there is no "AI" beyond choosing the best target.
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This title was added to our catalog on August 06, 2023.