A Wargamer's Guide to the Early Roman Empire


By: Daniel Mersey
Supplied by: Pen and Sword

Format: Paperback
Series: A Wargamers Guide
Pages: 126
ISBN: 9781473849556
Published: 4th July 2017
RRP / Print Price: £12.99

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A Wargamer\'s Guide to the Early Roman Empire

The Roman army of the early empire is one of the most instantly recognizable armies and enjoys a reputation for excellence. This and their many famous campaigns against a wide range of colourful foes makes this one of the most popular periods for wargamers. Covering the period from 27BC to AD284, Daniel Mersey gives a wargamer’s perspective of the many conflicts and offers advice on how to recreate these on the gaming table. Advice is given on factors to consider when choosing an appropriate set of commercially available rules, or devising your own, to best suit the scale and style of battle you want and capture the flavour of the period. The relevant ranges of figures and terrain pieces and buildings are also reviewed. Analysis of the forces involved, organization, tactics and strategies will help with building your armies and there are interesting scenarios included. Whether this is a new period for you, or you are looking to refresh your existing interest in the period, this handy guide is sure to hold much if interest.

 




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