• The 9th Age: Fantasy Battles

    is a community-made miniatures wargame in which two armies clash in an epic battle.

    The 9th Age: Fantasy Battles
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The 9th Age

Fantasy Battles: The 9th Age

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Fantasy Battles: The 9th Age is an independent table top miniature wargame set in a fantasy world, in which players take control of armies and set them upon one another in conflicts ranging from minor skirmishes to mighty battles with hundreds of models.

The game and all of its rules are completely free to download and use, and consist of a main rulebook and over fifteen army documents, ranging from stoic men and noble elves to the feral orcs and dread worshipers of the dark gods. You can easily assemble your own army using appropriate 28mm miniatures from any manufacturer.

Fantasy Battles: The 9th Age has been created by a group of experienced wargamers, a large supportive staff and continuous input from the wargaming community. We aim to provide a competitive, balanced and fun game, with updates and new rules to be released regularly.

We’ve created 16 unique armies from the Dread Elves in the west to the Ogre Khans in the east. Each army has different units and playstyles and can be represented by models from any 28mm model company. People said it was impossible, but we have created a game that is both balanced and fun. Don’t believe us? Try it for yourselves.

Happy wargaming.
T9A

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    kisanis

    I made silly decisions!

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    Ghiznuk

    arg ! when is next hahaha

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    piteglio

    maybe already tomorrow, ghiznuk. possibly in live streaming ; )

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    piteglio

    for those who missed the live game: youtu.be/_TAQFlZbkHc

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    JimMorr

    Have you got live stream planned already?

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    piteglio

    will do a bit more tinkering, but i should soon be ready. in the meantime, english subtitles added to the video!

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    Pellegrim

    m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=GFzWbbNO_Ic

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    msu117

    Two thumbs up! Pellegrim

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    Pellegrim

    Go for the eyes! What a hero ey. The writer of Bald

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    Pellegrim

    urs Gate just quit his (pc) job to start on a fantasy book btw.

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    Pellegrim

    gameinformer.com/interview/201…-of-anthem-and-his-future

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    Kovlovsky

    I'm so glad you guys are Baldur's Gates fans! This is such an awesome series. I never found RPGs that influenced me that much.

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    TheBLOB

    New batrep... Empire/Orcs 3k youtube.com/watch?v=xq0uHMXiYUY

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    kisanis

    Ah baldurs gate - where the first thing I do is kill a guard in the very first inn to get his half plate early in the game - consquences be damned!

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    Squirrelloid

    Sounds about right. I've played TT D+D campaigns where 'kill the plot important NPCs' was a recurring theme

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    Squirrelloid

    I also messed up a Night Below campaign by being the only character to survive the whole thing, but as a Priest of Chaos, I'd been calling the plot NPCs weird things,

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    Squirrelloid

    so by the time we found "Jelinith" that "Towster" had sent us to look for, no one knew them as anything other than Gelatin and Toaster, and no one knew we'd completed our objective

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    There Is No Spoon

    hahaha - I kept trying to find the Space Hamster!

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    Pellegrim

    You evil evil man Kisanis! And yeah, it would have been neat if they did someth. with a space hamster!

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    Squirrelloid

    Giant Space Hamsters... I knew I forgot something for Axes and Allies

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    Liked Squirrelloid’s post in the thread A simple solution to RPS.

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    Liked MrPieChee’s post in the thread The Sad State of Dragons in T9A.

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    Liked Jomppexx’s post in the thread The Sad State of Dragons in T9A.

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    Liked Eldan’s post in the thread The Sad State of Dragons in T9A.

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    This is what a fantasy dragon shoulx look like. A scaly poisonous dog. 57c571254d7a82081d85c281da616a25.jpg
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    Liked Jomppexx’s post in the thread The Sad State of Dragons in T9A.

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    Some armies have no other solution to flying monsters. Empire has no way to kill monsters as cannons. Knights can poke in a few wounds, infantry generally should not catch flying monsters and the Light of Sonnstahl can be wielded by characters with 4…
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    Liked DanT’s post in the thread First tournament.

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    Try to be clear with your moves, measurements and intent. Accept your good and bad luck with good grace. Relax and enjoy it :) P.s. I'm still working on all 3 of these myself!
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    Liked Swarmsorbust’s post in the thread First tournament.

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    Heading to my first ninth age tournament tomorrow and I’m really excited for it while being a little nervous at the same time. After hours of building my list , painting lots of models and getting all my gear, movement trays, dice etc ready it’s all…
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    Replied to the thread The road to 205 - Empire of Sonnstahl army book review.

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    I am the only who dislikes how selection of upgrades for Electoral Calvary is formatted. Maybe is could be something like in the OnG book: Heavy Calvary * Global * Adv * Mar * Dis * * 7" * 14" * 8 * Defensive * HP * Def * Res *…
  • casamar -

    Liked the article ETC 2018: Short Battle Reports.

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    Hello folks! I'm just back from the Zagreb ETC 2018, where I participated with DH as part of the Belgian team. The event can only be described as a great wargaming and social experience! With very few pictures taken (broken phone cam) and time…
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    Replied to the thread Models for the Kingdom of Equitaine.

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    BTW Klexe, I just took a look again to your size comparison pictures between the TMS Green Knight, a 6th ed GW Bretonnian Knight and a woman on horse which I suppose is from Norba. I was wondering if the TMS Green Knight was particularly big or if all…