Precis Intermedia brings this fast-playing miniatures game (originally published by North Shore Press) back in PDF format.
FROM THE ORIGINAL BACK COVER:
A Fistfull of Miniatures is a fast-playing set of Miniatures rules for beginners and veterans alike. Whether you have 100 figures or 10,000, A Fistfull of Miniatures can handle it. Indeed, A Fistfull of Miniatures has something for everyone:
- For the First Time Gamer: An entire section devoted to getting started, from how to organize an army to how to make a battlefield.
- For the Novice: Easy to understand basic rules, just 7 pages and you're ready to go!
- For the Veteran: Optional advanced rules add as much detail as you want!
A unique combat system allows figures based from other rules to be used without modification. Fast-playing rules allow games to be played to conclusion in 2 hours. Open-ended point system allows for any army, Historical or Fantasy, to be used. Could Rome have defeated the Vikings? Can greeks defeat Gargoyles? Find out with A Fistfull of Miniatures!
Expanded by For a Few Miniatures More
, also available here.
Note: This scanned reprint of the classic 1986 game incorporates the most recent errata and even its quirky artwork. It is designed for use with 15mm miniatures, but can also be adapted for use with 25mm miniatures. Requires 2 six-sided dice and 1 averaging die (available from Precis Intermedia, although a normal die can be substituted).