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Sevastopol16 Aug 2018 7:51 a.m. PST

Why is this rulebook so expensive???

Pete

jeffreyw3 Inactive Member16 Aug 2018 8:12 a.m. PST

High production quality.

Sevastopol16 Aug 2018 8:17 a.m. PST

It must be. I've read that it's quite lavish looking.

IronDuke596 Supporting Member of TMP16 Aug 2018 8:22 a.m. PST

It is indeed lavishly illustrated, so much eye candy to go along with an excellent rule set. I never get tired of fingering through it. It is worth every penny.

Sevastopol16 Aug 2018 8:33 a.m. PST

Where can someone buy a copy?

IronDuke596 Supporting Member of TMP16 Aug 2018 9:01 a.m. PST

In the UK Caliver Books, in the U.S. OMM.
Not sure about OMM but Caliver sells the GdeB scenario books, which are superb for those who do not wish to research the battles with OOB etc.

You might check the General de Brigade forum to see if you can buy a used version as some players graduated to the new General d'Armee (not me though I prefer GdeB).
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Sevastopol16 Aug 2018 9:09 a.m. PST

Thanks IronDuke.

Yellow Admiral16 Aug 2018 11:01 a.m. PST

Here's a link to all OMM results matching "General de Brigade". I see 7 scenario books for GdB in the list.

- Ix

Sevastopol16 Aug 2018 11:33 a.m. PST

Thanks Yellow Admiral.

Teppsta17 Aug 2018 2:13 p.m. PST

Hi Sevastopol – you might also consider GdA which is the next iteration of Dave Brown's Napoleonic rules. It plays slightly quicker and will allow for larger battles. Both are excellent.

GdA can be bought from the TooFatLardies site.

Sevastopol17 Aug 2018 8:21 p.m. PST

Thanks Teppsta.

AuvergneWargamer18 Aug 2018 8:22 a.m. PST

Hi Sevastopol,

Not an expensive rule set considering what a gem it is.

Beautifully presented and bound in hard-covers!

Have a look at the supporting site at: link

Also recommend having a look at the GDB Facebook page at:
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Cheers,
Paul

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