15mm Ancients League


Introduction


As part of the National Wargames League, Milton Keynes Wargames Society will again be offering an interesting selection of periods for the 15mm Ancients competition. This year the rules used will be Field of Glory. The periods have been carefully chosen to provide a challenging novel wargaming tournament experience at the same time to produce a spectacle for visitors from well known eras of history. Six periods are presented for a vote by last year’s teams. The three most popular periods will be used for this year’s tournament.

For entry information, visit the National Wargames League Page.

The 15mm Ancients competition is a BHGS Ranking Tournament.

See also 25mm Ancients Tournament and 15mm Renaissance Tournament.

The teams entered for the 2017 season are:

Team Player 1 Player 2 Player 3





Reigate Steve Murton Terry Shaw Graham Briggs





MAWS Ian Stewart Dave Ruddock Phil Powell





Wessex David Bannister David Cutner Martyn Simpson





Oxford 1 Lynda Fairhurst Ali Shaw David Fairhurst





Oxford 2 Peter Card Phil Jelly Craig Byron





General Rules


1. A team consists of three players. A player playing in each of the 3 periods.
2. Rules Field of Glory.
3. Only the armies listed in each of the periods may be selected. This is further limited to the time ranges specified for the periods.
4. An ally may only be selected if it appears in the list of armies for the period.
5. The army size will be 800pts.
6. The team army lists should be E-mailed to Darrell Pearce no later than 30 April 2016.

15mm Ancients Periods 2016

Below are the three periods for the 2017 National League are:

Period 1.

Tyrant Storm of Arrows- Christian Cameron 329 – 301 BC

Alexandrian Macedonian Immortal Fire
Bosphoran Rise of Rome
Skythian Immortal Fire
Later Achemanid Persian Immortal Fire
Besos 329 only
Seleucid Immortal Fire
Lysimachid Immortal Fire
Ptolemaic Immortal Fire
Antigonid Immortal Fire
Classicl Greek Immortal Fire

Period 2.

Warrior of Rome- Harry Sidebottom of 255 -264AD

Principate Roman Legions Triumphant
Sassanid Legions Triumphant
Early Visigoth Legions Triumphant
Herul Legions Triumphant
Early German Legions Triumphant

Period 3

ILL Made Knight – Christian Cameron 1356 – 1364AD

Medieval French Storm of Arrows
100 Years War English (Continental) Storm of Arrows
Medieval Burgundian Storm of Arrows
Free Companies Storm of Arrows
Italian Condotta Storm of Arrows