Includes four battles from the American War of 1812: Queenston Heights, Chippawa, Bladensburg and New Orleans. Each battle has it's own game board on card stock. The battle pack requires ownership of Napoleon's War Vol. I to play.
This Battle Pack uses the plastic miniatures from Napoleon's War Volume I: The 100 Days but provides custom game boards and battle rules for each of the four battles.
A guide to fixing the “Chippawa” scenario in Napoleon's War Battle Pack II
I'm very glad that Worthington saw fit to include “War of 1812” scenarios for an expansion pack to their very fine game “Napoleon's War”. Hopefully more of these will be forthcoming. As interesting as the scenarios are for Battle Pack II America's War, a few of them could use a bit of tweaking in order to make them more historically accurate.
This article will show how the Order of Battle is easily corrected to put it more in line with history, still be a balanced scenario and his more fun to play.
“Chippawa” was the first major battle where the US infantry proved themselves to be equal of the British. The long training under Generals Brown and Scott had paid off. The main error...