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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.
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    piteglio

    (that's how i read it, at least)

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    Kathal

    You can never wound better than on 3+, not even through spells.

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    Kathal

    or other special affects/abilities/w/e

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    Ease

    Cheers guys. I thought it could mean that if the Str/Res difference meant I was rolling on a 2+ that I just couldn't wound them at all

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    Lich King

    Ha! I see what happened there but it wouldn't make any sense this way

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    Aeon

    I finally get what you understood, and it's seems legit

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    Aeon

    maybe you should post in the error thread should be "can never wound better than 3+" done

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    Grobmotorix

    anybody up to introduce a noob to UB?

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    Pellegrim

    Bugman .... oh Buuuuugman ...... we can heeeeaaaar you ...

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    micdicdoc

    My foster mum is refusing to buy me the new Seraphon Battleforce ... is there any way I can waiver my adoption?

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    piteglio

    come on, lad, don't be daft. you'll need a more pressing reason to waive your adoption than a *Battleforce*. ask her if she'll buy you at least a *Squad*. if she refuses that one too, then alright - we'll take action.

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    Kolata

    UB2 dead?

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    micdicdoc

    Thanks, piteglio x

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    piteglio

    i got your back! let us know how the negotiation goes. and (in case) i know a guy who sells the best chainsaws ever.

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    Laksen

    On the 7. Day of Christmas father chaos gave to me.... Norfing :_/

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    micdicdoc

    Look, when are we going to get the Militia Auxiliary Book?!

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    Kanadian

    Can any one point me to the starter set play testing topic, the link in the anoucment doesen tseem to be working

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    Ghiznuk

    Maybe it's time to change the pictures on the front page ? Already a year that OtDG got published and we still have the same Sylvan Elves, Mummy and Avras view

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    piteglio

    Kanadian's request - addressed (link fixed)

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    piteglio

    Ghiznuk's request - being addressed ; )

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    mhmm. You are not using the last version. Hard to judge from that. Mainly core unit cant take becalming anymore.
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