Wednesday, June 27, 2007

Bill's New 18th Century Miniatures Tabletop Rules

Batailles de l'Ancien Régime 1740-1763 (BAR)
Battles of the Old Regime
Author: Bill Protz (me)
Retired Seven Years' War Assn. editor
Self-published: March 2007
15-40mm miniatures1-2-3-4 ranks deep (your choice)
No rebasing
Lots of photographs.
See Hesse-Seewald, Gallian and Imperium soldiers some in color.
Multi-brigade level game.
No skirmish abstractions.
No grand tactical abstractions.
Drill manual.
You need to know how to maneuver.
You'll learn. It's easy.
Brigade wargaming IS different than skirmish and grand tacticalwargaming.
Two sets of Quick Ref. Charts.
One for larger wargame tables and numbers of miniatures.
The other for smaller wargame tables and numbers of mininatures.
No rosters.
No orders.
Use D6s only.
Select from many optional rules like a buffet.
Lots of ways to organize units.
Too much to explain in emails.
Most people do not need to rebase at all.
Commentaries about wargaming and wargamers.
People say they love reading BAR.
Website under construction.
Look for advertising in Battlegames #8 magazine.
$35.00 USD incl. postage.
Personal check payable to Bill Protz is fine if you are in the USA.
$37.00 via PayPal.
The extra $2.00 is to replace the PayPal cut.
Write to me at oldregimerules@...and the PayPal people will prepare a fast and easy invoice back to purchasers.
I normally get orders out in 1-3 days.
Thank you.
Votre Serviteur,


Bluebear Jeff said...

Bill, what is your email's ISP?

Also, how much (in US funds) is it to ship to Canada?

-- Jeff

tradgardmastare said...

Do tell us more of your plans for the website. I am enjoying reading BAR and will vouch for the inspiration it provides!

Gallia said...

Thanks Jeff and A., et al,
BAR to Canada via Paypal = $37.00

BAR to USA via PayPal = $37.00

BAR to USA via personal check = $35.00

Postage included.
email for BAR is
Put the three lines above together into one line.
Website is still under construction and not far along yet.

Snickering Corpses said...

I'll vouch for the fun of reading the rules as well, which I have my signed copy of.

Also, Bill, if you need a good place to buy web hosting, let me know. I have a finger in that particular pie. ;)