Module:Horse & Musket: Dawn of an Era

From Vassal
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Publisher Hollandspiele Era Age of Reason
Year 2017 Topic War of the Spanish Succession
Players 2 to 2 Scale Tactical
Length 1 to 2 hours Series Horse & Musket


Filename Filetype Size Date Compatibility
Horse & Musket Volume 1 - Dawn of an Era.vmod Module 33.05 MB 2018-09-06 3.2
Horse & Musket Volume 1 - Dawn of an Era 1.1.vmod Module 37.94 MB 2018-09-24 3.2
Horse & Musket Volume 1 - Dawn of an Era 1.2a.vmod Module 44.74 MB 2018-10-27 3.2
Horse & Musket Volume 1 - Dawn of an Era 1.3.vmod Module 44.75 MB 2018-11-02 3.2

Module Information

Maintainer David Fagnand


Version 1.0:

  • With all the optional rules this is a 'sandbox' module where the user can choose how to implement the game.
  • The scenarios are built with the units set up for the base version. All units can be rotated to represent line or column formation and facing.
  • 20 'In the box' Scenarios and 2 'Bonus' Scenarios.
  • Increased the size of the combat units and went to vertical stacking.
  • Combat units can be labelled for Low Ammo.
  • Unnamed Leaders can be named.
  • Added a Gold Fleurus to the counters of the Leaders that have Charisma.
  • Terrain can be labelled, for example: City names, rivers, comments, entry/exit hexes, etc...
  • Added an Eliminate Unit function and Eliminated Units Holding Box.
  • Added Map Title.

Version 1.1:

  • Added the Combat Units, Baggage Trains, Named Leaders and new Markers from Volume 2.
  • Added three Unit Characteristics Lines to each Combat Unit so traits like 'Matchlock', 'Pikes', 'Tenacity', 'Rough Terrain Mastery', etc. can be marked on the counter.
  • Added VP Label and VP Value to the VP counters.
  • Added VP Value to the Baggage Trains.
  • Added '+1/2 VP' to the back sides of the VP track counters.
  • Added a Bad Weather Marker for Turn Track.

Version 1.2:

  • Added full counter sets for each color group.
  • Added fourth and fifth Unit Characteristics Lines to each Combat Unit.
  • Added Nationality and Player Labels to CAP and VP counters.
  • Added the Game Charts.
  • Added optional scenario set ups that include Nationality Characteristics and suggested Line/Column formation.

Version 1.3:

  • Modified Vienna, Aughrim, Neerwinden, Blenheim, Almansa and Poltava scenarios to conform with Annual Number 1 (see Notes).

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