Against the Scourge of God – Battle of Chalons

Against the Scourge of God is a set of rules and a scenario for replaying the battle of Chalons. At Chalons, Romans under Aetius and Visigoths under Theoderic turned back an invasion of the Huns.


Constructing A Native Village Tutorial

The Wargame Terrain blog has a nice tutorial on making a thatched hut native village.

The Nagziger Collection Online

For many years, George’s Nafziger’s collection of orders of battle for conflicts dating from the 1600s to the 1900s have been a mainstay of the historical wargaming community.

Once available only commercially, Nafziger recently donated his collection to the Army’s Combined Arms Research Library.

The actual files are available as pdfs here. But as they’re numbered and not named, you’ll also want to consult the finding aid here. And a search function.

Champs de Bataille Ancients Rules

Champs de Bataille is a set of free wargames rules for ancients based on DBM. Each unit represents 125 to 250 cavalry or foot; more if a warband. The game is designed to be played on a hex board.

Link (direct download)

Making Wargaming Hills

Here’s a nice tutorial on making insulation board hills for your wargaming table.