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Deserter17 Jan 2012 11:34 a.m. PST


I just uploaded in my website an updated version of the Pz8 two-pages wargame rules, that you can download here:

there are now 12 sets:

Pz8 WW2 rules
Pz8 1950-75 rules
Pz8 1975/2010 rules
Pz8 Sci-fi rules
Pz8 WW2 Divisional rules
Pz8 1939-41 Naval rules
Pz8 WW2 Coastal rules
Pz8 Space rules
Pz8 WW1 Divisional rules
Pz8 1935-65 & WW1 Aerial rules
Pz8 1965-75 Aerial rules
Pz8 Colonial Wargame rules

You will be pleased to find a new graphic design and a variety of changes and
ideas that have been discussed in the Pz8 Yahoogroup… too many to quote them all… to be honest, I don't remember exactly what I changed and where :-)

I had fun writing and playtesting them.. I hope you will have fun playing them!

Thank you ---Pz8

John Leahy17 Jan 2012 3:10 p.m. PST

Thanks for letting us know. This is a really nice collection of rules. Being free is just icing on the cake!



Theron17 Jan 2012 3:24 p.m. PST

Yeah, pretty cool! If only I could persuade my co-players to try a different set of rules…

clkeagle Inactive Member17 Jan 2012 6:16 p.m. PST

I might try doubling all ranges/distances on the Sci Fi set and running it with multi-based 15mm. I do have one question on the SF set… is the GEV supposed to be some type of support flyer, like a gunship? I can't figure out why a grav tank would be so much faster than a jetbike. :)

-Chris K.

llyrric17 Jan 2012 6:51 p.m. PST

We've played the sci fi set and like them. Quick and easy. Thanks for sharing them.

Deserter18 Jan 2012 12:14 a.m. PST

Thank you all… in the rules, GEVs are indeed some kind of support / ground attack / transport air units, like helicopters nowadays… "hovertanks" are grav tanks (like their tracked counterparts but don' suffer terrain penalties)… doubling the distances for 15mm is a good idea…

clkeagle Inactive Member18 Jan 2012 7:54 a.m. PST

Thank you, Deserter. I'll try them out in 15mm and post a battle report.

-Chris K.

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