1. caradoc says:

    Having played a lot of Battlelore lately, I am just not interested in another version of the system, less one that contains more fiddly game mechanics.

    Interesting to read your perspective though!



  2. Universal Head says:

    I felt the same at first Giles, but after playing the game I was really impressed with its unique feel; hence the article. Besides, I also enjoy BattleLore, Memoir ’44 and C&C: Ancients, and they all have a similar rules system – but they all feel like different games.

  3. Deano says:

    Great review.

  4. caradoc says:

    That’s a fair point! I only have so much room in my game cupboard for games that overlap though, and Battlelore seems to do the same job this game does…

    I am, however, looking at getting back into some miniatures wargames – I was thinking either DBA or Basic Impetus – partly for the hobby aspect, partly for the historical themes… Sad to say – I used to collect DBA and DBM armies but gave them up for board gaming! :D



  5. Justin says:

    Great review, opinion appreciated.

    I have been trying to decide which of these two games to get. I’d like to own both but only want to start with one. Only wish I had discovered BattleLore much much sooner.

About this Blog

Welcome to the Games Paradise blog!

Every day you’ll find interesting new articles and news updates about the world of strategy games, family games, miniature games and more, along with handy quick links to products available at our online store at GamesParadise.com.au.

Contact Us

Let us know what you think!

We always welcome your suggestions, comments and feedback after each post. But if you have queries about pricing, availability, particular game releases, orders or other store-related matters, please contact the Games Paradise store here.