Mastering Mass Combat – Birthright Part 2 – Warcards

Mastering Mass Combat – Birthright Part 2 – Warcards

The AD&D 2e setting Birthright contains two methods for resolving Mass Combat. One is for smaller battles, up to about 200 figures per side, and consists of the Skirmish rules (video review:…) The full-scale battle rules can accommodate thousands of warriors per side, and moves in a fascinating way. We played a few turns for this overview.

Link to Roll20, you can try it for yourself!…

Special thanks to the Joy of Wargaming channel for inspiration! Learn more about his #ChainmailBattles version of this battle:


Check out the @Hexed Press channel does a read-thru of the complete rules here:

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