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A Fistful of TOWs

A fast-playing, hard hitting set of miniatures rules for mechanized warfare. The rules are comprehensive, yet playable. And fast. Real fast. A typical game turn should average no more than 15 minutes. And it's designed to let you play big battles if you want, and use all those miniatures you have!
– catalog listing

Ty Beard, Paul Minson
A Fistful of Games
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Available online (462-page PDF)
FFT3 is designed for 1/285, 1/300 or 6mm scales (often called “micro” scales), but you can play it with any scale of miniatures.
A Fistful of TOWs 3 p.13
The standard scale of FFT3 is one inch equals 100 meters…
One vehicle represents four to six vehicles (occasionally three), and a stand of infantry represents a platoon…
One turn represents about 12 minutes…
A Fistful of TOWs 3 p.29
Micro scale infantry should be mounted on ¾˝ round or square bases. Pennies make great bases for infantry… Vehicles can be based if you wish.
A Fistful of TOWs 3 p.36


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A Fistful of TOWs

Miniature Wargame Rules - Modern Mechanized Warfare 1915-2015

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