Stand To!

Free Colonial Skirmish miniatures rules from the prolific Steve Winter: Stand To!

Structures For Colonial Gaming

Here’s a set of instructions on how to build a variety of buildings for your colonial wargames.

1889 Colonial Uniform Guides

This is an excellent resource for colonial wargamers. Warflag has a number of nice color plates of French, German and Italian colonial uniforms from 1889.

Weapons of the Philippines

This site was useful to me when I was working on my Moro / Philippine Rebellion wargame. The 25mm Old Glory Moro miniatures are neat, but I sometimes had a hard time telling what all the bits were. This site helped me make some sense of the weapons the figures were carrying.

Rorke’s Drift rules

Rorke’s Drift has captured the imagination as one of the greatest stands in history. Thousands of brave Zulu warriors versus a handful of stalwart British soldiers. What’s not to like? The battle is a staple for colonial wargamers. Steve Winter has these free wargames rules for Rorke’s Drift.