The start in a series of pocket warfare, Pocket Battles takes you first to ancient times as Romans face the Celts. The size of the armies is agreed upon and formed according to the point values of the troops. Combat takes place in three zones and each zone has two areas (front and rear), while the engagement zone is in the middle. Each troop tile forms a unit and can fire ranged weapons and/or engage in melee. Some troops have special abilities which are described on the player aids.
It is a wargame that easy to learn, inexpensive, fast, portable and requires minimum table space!
Contents: 60 tiles, 6 dice, 20 wound/order tokens, 2 player aids
No. of players: 2
Playing time: 30 minutes
Released: 27 January 2010