With Macduff to the Frontier

Regolamento di Wargame sulle Guerre Franco-Indiane

With Macduff to the Frontier - Regolamento di Wargame sulle Guerre Franco-Indiane, by Ross Macfarlane

These rules may look a little old fashioned, but they represent the culmination of 25 years of wargaming ranging from Don Featherstone e Lawford e Young through WRG ed on to Fire e Fury ed Armati con many other stops along the way, including 10 years of playing only con homegrown rules. My aim has been to create a game which has an historical flavor, is easy ed enjoyable to play after a hard week’s work, rewards historical tactics e gives a believable outcome to actions.

To further this group of divergent aims, ground e figure scales have been kept flexible e some things are done for the look o ease of play rather than as my best scientific simulation. For example, after many bad e some good experiences con separate charge morale tests, I decided to combine the effects of fire, e morale (including the threat of the bayonet) into an old fashioned melee even though troops rarely crossed bayonets o tomahawks in the open. Basically, both sides will suffer disorganization e caduti ed one side will run away. Whether the bulk of the losing side actually ran before the charge struck home, o not, is not really important on the long run. It is just a mechanism that is fun, lends colour e gives an appropriate result in the end.

The rules are aimed at the guerre franco-indiane, but could easily be expanded to later North American conflicts. -- Ross Macfarlane


  • Titolo: With Macduff to the Frontier - Regolamento di Wargame sulle Guerre Franco-Indiane
  • Epoca: guerre franco-indiane, 1754–1763
  • Tipo: Tactical Miniature Wargame
  • Scala del Tempo: 1 turn = 10 minutes
  • Scala del Terreno: 1:180 (1 inch = 5 yards) o 1:360 (1 inch = 10 yards)
  • Scala del Truppe: 1 figure = 5 to 15 men
  • Basette: none given
  • Autori: Ross Macfarlane
  • Formato: 7 pages in The Courier No. 72
  • Lingua: Inglese
  • Casa Editrice: The Courier Publishing Company, Inc., W. Bridgewater, Massachusetts
  • Pubblicato: 1997


  • Organization
  • Sequence of Play
  • Command Control
  • Formations
  • Movement
  • Charges
  • Terrain
  • Small Arms
  • Artiglieria Fire
  • Caduti
  • Charge Resolution
  • Morale
  • Engineering
  • Scenario Ideas delle Guerre Franco-Indiane
    1. Relief Column
    2. Raid

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