ABD Exp. Kit 5: Design Your Own

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Quick Overview

This fifth expansion kit for Ancient Battles Deluxe provides an enlarged generic map, lots of terrain tiles, and rules for designing your own scenarios.

Front cover

  • Front cover
  • Game components
  • Map
  • Counter sheet 1


Now any ancient- to early-gunpowder battle is yours to recreate with this Design Your Own (DYO) expansion kit for Ancient Battles Deluxe. Obscure historical clashes, "what-if" battles of your own invention, and custom design scenarios are yours to command.

Note: This expansion kit is not a "stand alone" game. To use it, you must own a copy of:

Ancient Battles Deluxe
Ancient Battles Deluxe expansion kit 1: Elephants at War
Ancient Battles Deluxe expansion kit 2: Hell's Horsemen
Ancient Battles Deluxe expansion kit 3: Strange Ordnance
Ancient Battles Deluxe expansion kit 4: The Art of War

Game Components:

•   One 17" x 22" paper game map
•   144 1" color terrain hex tiles
•   Two player aid Build Cost charts
•   One Rules sheet
•   One original, custom-designed scenario (Fornham St Genevieve, 1173 AD)


Game Design: Mike Nagel
Art & Graphic Design: Alan Emrich

Game Resources

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View FileRules, part 2    Size: (150.47 KB)
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Game Data

Number of Players 2
Age 13+
Playing Time Approximately 60 minutes
Difficulty 4
Solitaire Suitability 6
Designer Mike Nagel
Developer Alan Emrich