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Wargame Rules for the 21st Century

Sabresquadron is the new set of rules for company-level wargaming from the Cold War to the Digital Age. The rules are fast-moving and easy to pick up, and cover all the important factors including helicopters, guided missiles, the latest armours, engineering, drones and electronic warfare, through a set of robust and consistent mechanisms. In a period that is awash with technology Sabresquadron represents the major elements but emphasises troop quality and the importance of the right tactics - the successful commander will use technology but not be a slave to it. Although this is a mechanised era we don't forget the infantry so one can go to Goose Green with 2 Para as well as to 73 Easting with 2ACR, and there are specific rules for urban combat. More

What is the Plan?

Sabresquadron is available for purchase directly from us or through major wargames retailers. If you want to get a sample of what is in store, a free basic version is available to introduce the main ideas and give you a chance to get your minis on the table as soon as possible. We have started the process of expanding the equipment data. An expanded datasheet is available for download as well as datacards for several countries. These are, and will be, free to download. We'll also be releasing a range of supplements to cover the main armies and conflicts of the era. The first, covering the Warsaw Pact forces facing NATO's Central Front in the 1980s, is available to buy. The rules and supplement can be ordered here"

Magazine

We have launched SQUADRON BRIEFING. This is a new free periodical full of reports and articles about Sabresquadron rules and also modern wargaming in general. More details about Issue 1 can be found here.

 

The shop is open!

Squadron Briefing our new magazine is out. More details about Issue 1 here

Postage Costs Reduced and New Special Price Bundles! See here

The rules are available to buy. We've supplied leading wargames retailers. Order here

The first supplement - Seven Days To The Rhine - covering the Warsaw Pact in the 1980s is available as a PDF. Soviet, East German, Polish and Czechoslovak forces are detailed in 48 lists and a wide range of equipment. The equipment data will be uploaded over the next week. More here

The datasheets and datacards for the USSR/CIS/Russia, East Germany, Poland and Czechoslovakia have been updated to cover all of the equipment in Seven Days To The Rhine. They are here

Lots of Chinese, South Korean and North Korean vehicles have been added to the main datasheet

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A sheet with fixed wing aircraft details (68 planes so far) has been added to the main datasheet

The Main Datasheet is in MS Excel here

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1980s lists for the USMC and 82nd Airborne have been added to the free downloads. They are on the US page

The free introductory rules have been revised to incorporate the improvements to the basic mechanics that are in the full rules. Rapid Deployment V1.1 is available to download here

The Sabresquadron Forum is open to discuss the rules, organisations and equipment, or to post your battle reports. Join here

Our Facebook page is live carrying news snippets and updates on projects. Take a look here.

 
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