Siege of Tenochtitlan rules

Matt Fritz has these simple set of free wargamesrules for recreating the Siege of Tenochtitlan. He uses them with his students — a great idea for both wargaming and learning! It inspires me to try similar things in my classroom.

Building An Aztec Gateway

Jeffe Koppe describes his efforts in building an Aztec Gateway.

Aztec Army Photos

My brother is in the process of painting a couple of Aztec-era armies. Here are a couple of links with some nice eye candy: An Aztec army, and a Mixtec and Zapotec army.

Mesoamerican and Conquistador SAGA Battleboards

Since SAGA was released, I thought it would be perfect for Aztec, Tlaxcaltec, Inca and Conquistador games. It turns out that others have had the same idea. Here are boards for

Aztec

Tlaxcaltec

Inca

and

Conquistadors

In The Jungle The Mighty Jungle The Aztec Sleeps With Gold Tonight

In the Jungle is an interesting set of rules for conquistador vs aztec games. It’s played on a gridded board and is supposed to simulate a group of “lost” conquistadors trying to find their way to a temple without falling victim to sacrifice.