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alan L Supporting Member of TMP20 Aug 2017 1:51 a.m. PST

I would be interested in hearing about the largest SG1 game that anyone has played and also what rules were used for anything more than a skirmish.

When the Stargate figures were going OOP, I fear I may have over-indulged and probably have enough Jaffa to take over an entire planet!


Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP20 Aug 2017 10:03 a.m. PST

I have never heard of any rules for Stargate that were not skirmish.
The largest game I did was about 100 figures…


There were more Jaffa and SG teams than on this picture…!

deflatermouse20 Aug 2017 4:13 p.m. PST

I have the FUBAR set of rules for Stargate SG-1
PDF link

PDF link

I was building a 15mm Gould army using the figures from GZG using Gruntz 15mm.
…until the fellows playing it moved on…

alan L Supporting Member of TMP21 Aug 2017 7:52 a.m. PST


Micman Supporting Member of TMP21 Aug 2017 11:59 a.m. PST

A friend and I put on a SG-1 game using Fubar in 15mm. About 80 figures if I remember correctly.

alan L Supporting Member of TMP21 Aug 2017 12:03 p.m. PST

any suggestions for ratio of Jaffa to SG Teams?

Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP22 Aug 2017 9:30 a.m. PST

In my own (free) Stargate skirmish rules link – I tend to think a 5:1 ratio Jaffa to SG works ok!

Hey You22 Aug 2017 5:40 p.m. PST

Looking at the pic above and thinking, "Why isn't there a TSATF variant for Stargate?"

Borathan Inactive Member23 Aug 2017 5:22 p.m. PST

One that seems to work rather well for it is Rogue Stars, it just seems to work for it.

Lion in the Stars25 Aug 2017 5:28 p.m. PST

From what I remember of the show, the SG team was pretty small. The movie only had what, a squad or so of troops?

So I really can't recommend any game that isn't skirmish.

Might be able to shift to something like Flames of War multibasing, with the SG team in buddy pairs and the Jaffa on larger bases. But by TMP standards, that's still a skirmish since it's 1:1 models:troops.

Reviresco Sponsoring Member of TMP Inactive Member16 Sep 2017 10:15 a.m. PST

I have seen some big Starguard Games in my day (big being upwards of 100 figures or more. But the game tends to bog down unless there is a large area to play in, i.e. multiple tables and lots of experienced players. I have one customer who has well over 100 Dreenoi, but I suspect he is is more of a Diorama builder.
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