Argad Medieval Skirmish Rules

Argad is a set of free wargames rules for skirmishes in the dark ages and for pirates in the 17th and 18th centuries.

Outlaws and Highwaymen Site

Outlaws and Highwaymen is a terrific site loaded with information about English criminal history.a

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.

Uniforms of Norway and Sweden 1500 – 1909

Here’s a large selection of color plates of the uniforms of Norway and Sweden from 1500 – 1909.

Edgehill English Civil War Board Game

Edgehill is a free English Civil War boardgame available at Wargames Downloads.

This is an easy, introductory game on the first battle of the English Civil War, based on a system derived from the old SPI Thirty Years War system, modified with the introduction of a chit drawing leader activation procedure that makes the game different each time you play it and perfect for solitaire play. Easy to understand and fast playable (less than an hour), and full-color map (with the position of the different units printed on the map for an immediate set-up).

Contains:
11 x 17″ full color map (2 – 8.5 x 11″ parts)
113 full color counters.
Rules in English and Italian