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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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    Lagerlof

    Thanks!

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    Mr.Owl

    Last I checked we were around 17K

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    micdicdoc

    <3

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    Porw

    Does someone know anything about Gamezone? Are they still working??

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    Reliquary

    Last time I asked, people said yes.

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    Reliquary

    love their style

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    Iluvatar

    @Lagerlof: 17047 users in total, 4198 active in the last 365 days, 3675 active in 2021, 2097 active in the last 30 days

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    number of registrations per year:2015: 4505 2016: 5312 2017: 2602 2018: 1854 2019: 1504 2020: 780 2021: 490

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    but I've removed tons of spam accounts in 2020 and 2021, not sure how much of an impact it has...

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    Iluvatar

    (to be clear about the last statement: previously, spam accounts were banned. I've changed my personal policy about that, because most spanners don't care about being banned: they're here to leave a link or two to their personal website, so that their Google ranking get higher.)

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    Iluvatar

    (So now, I delete those accounts and every trace of them, so they're not counted in the previous figures for most of 2020 and 2021.)

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    Lagerlof

    Thank you! :D

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    Little Joe

    Thank you! Interesting numbers.

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    Omarcomin

    Important fact, I am both the 8,000th and 10,000 member of these forums.

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    TobiasP

    You aim for 20,000th as well Omar?

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    micdicdoc

    Make it happen!

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    Omarcomin

    When in rome

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    microsoftnewskids.com/en-us/ki…/ar-AAOujxZ?ocid=msedgntp

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    Ciara

    co tam wariaty, jaka parówa?

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    IndianaBradley

    Is the army builder messed up? keep having problems with it it adding points for options etc

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