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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP20 Jan 2023 3:39 p.m. PST

"This Blog page provides a reference list of wargame rule sets that enable the recreation of seventeenth century battles on the table top, with miniatures. This list is constantly evolving as new sets are released and as I discover older rulesets thanks to the recommendations from others. The list is currently focused on rules for the first half of the seventeenth century…"


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Shagnasty Supporting Member of TMP21 Jan 2023 9:44 a.m. PST

Interesting. It is a list with some I've played and most not.I didn't see any that appealed except my go-to guy Gush. Sadly few others share my interest these days.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP21 Jan 2023 2:15 p.m. PST



Charge The Guns22 Jan 2023 2:58 a.m. PST

Honoured for my blog to have been ‘Tango'd' – thanks, Armand 👍

Always interested to hear about rules that are missing from the list.

I was an enormous fan of the Gush rules back in the day. He's the father of Renaissance wargaming IMHO.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP22 Jan 2023 2:55 p.m. PST

A votre service mon ami… (smile)


Wealdmaster27 Jan 2023 3:42 p.m. PST

I've seen the Very Civil Actions rules around before and that site of The Perfect Captain seems to be non functional Anyone know how to get a set of these rules?

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