Dux Britanniarum is a set of skirmish wargames rules set during the Age of Arthur . The Setting. The game is set in the 5th century. The Roman. Dux Britanniarum Army Deals – Gripping Beast produce high quality 28mm Metal and Plastic Miniatures for painting and playing, from different eras which. After reading many positive reviews of Dux Britanniarum, and having had great games with Sharp Practice, I got the full set of the game along.

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Email required Address never made public. This is really key to the cards. Charlie Don’t Surf 8. Or will his ineptitude cause the kingdom to fall into decline and civil war? Doing certain things like forming two units into a larger formation unit, changing into shieldwall formation, brihanniarum difficult terrain, climbing britanniagum fences, etc. There are 64 cards in total and they come in standard playing card size with a nice hard plastic box to keep them in.

The Notitia Dignitatum lists the garrison along Hadrian’s Wall along with several sites on britsnniarum coast of Cumbria under the command of the Dux Britanniarum. The Dark Ages has certainly had a resurgence over recent months, and I think even the most cynical of gamers will find it very difficult not to come away from these rules without an instant enthusiasm for fighting battles and writing their own kingdom histories in the Age of Arthur. Yes, they are smaller, 88mm by 61mm with round corners.


If you played any other game by Vritanniarum Fat Lardies you will be familiar with the mechanics right away.

Dux Britanniarum: Rules Introduction and Review • Skirmish Wargaming

The last epigraphic evidence of their presence in Britain is a mention on coins of the usurper Carausiusa century before the Notita Dignitatum was compiled. British formations can form a shieldwall, if required.

July 10, at The Saxon elites moved straight up the road hoping to pin the inevitable shield wall against the board edge by threatening to outflank the damned thing. Lots of flavour for not a lot of effort. The game is actually played in three phases. Picts rush towards the church.

Fourteen units in north Britain are listed in the Notitia as being under his command, stationed in either modern YorkshireCumbria or Northumberland. After the game you tally the casualties, how well or unwell the retiring side does just that, if the dx objective were fulfilled and so on.

So if I get some cash what sort of thing can I do?

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Military engineering Castra Siege engines. These troops appear to have been third century regiments, although the reliability of the Notitia makes it difficult to infer any solid information from it.

The British job is to keep their kingdom secure, and that is enough of a handful without trying to reclaim Kent and the lost lands. I think we have seen hyper inflation in recent years with the cost of rules. Forces are grouped into six figures for most warriors and four figures for skirmish and missile troops or cavalry. Reviews There are no reviews yet. Things people possibly might not like is the random movement, but I went into that earlier.


Yes, very much so.

September 11, at At the start of the campaign that is pretty much what you are, a robber baron almost. How would that work?

Along with benefits can go unintended consequences. The race was on to occupy the hill overlooking the church, with 1 unit of British Warriors beating the Pict skirmishers to the top, but then having to suffer shock and losses over successive turns as britanniarum bolts and javelins were heaved in their direction. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Dux Britanniarum

The church and the farm. Only when in shieldwall formation is wheeling necessary and most manoeuvres can be done by just subtracting 1D6 from the movement. Strategy and tactics Infantry tactics.

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