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This game uses the rules mechanics of 5.56mm, a modern era skirmish game written by myself, though with modifications and additions for the WW2 era. 1945 follows the ethos of its parent game in providing and easy to use system able to handle a wide range of realistic combat situations.
1945 introduction

Tom Hinshelwood
Rebel Publishing
Year Published
In Print
Available online (15-page PDF)
1945 is designed with 28mm miniatures in mind, though it is able to accommodate miniatures of smaller or larger scales.
1945 introduction


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WW2 Era Skirmish Rules


1945 - Fast Play Reference Sheet

2-page PDF

1945 - Vehicle Rules

The following are rules to allow the use of tanks and other vehicles in games of 1945. As well as rules for the use of AFVs (Armoured Fighting Vehicles) there are, of course, rules for blowing them to pieces.
Vehicle Rules introduction

4-page PDF