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Au fil de l'épée
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Au fil de l'épée (By The Edge of the Sword) is a tactical level game series, launched in 1999 and dedicated to Middle Ages battles. More than thirty battles have been published in different Vae Victis issues and Canons en Carton games.

The series includes:

  1. Poitiers-Formigny (Vae Victis #26) - Poitiers 1350 and Formigny 1450.
  2. By the Edge of the Sword (Vae Victis #45) - Muret 1213, Bouvines 1214, LacPeïpous 1242 and Benevento 1266.
  3. Swords of France (Canons en Carton) - Cocherel 1364, Auray 1364, Patay 1429 and Castillon 1453
  4. The Cross and the Sword (Vae Victis #62) - Las Navas de Tolosa 1212
  5. Royal Swords (Canons en Carton) - Brémule 1119, Taillebourg 1242, Mons-en-Pévèle 1304 and Cassel 1328
  6. Swords and Crown (Canons en Carton) - Varey 1325, Baugé 1421, Verneuil 1424 and Montlhéry 1465
  7. Swords and Halberds (Vae Victis #81) - Morgarten 1315, Sempach 1386 and Grandson 1476
  8. Swords and Crusade (Canons en Carton) - Dorylaeum 1097 and Ascalon 1099
  9. Norman Swords (Canons en Carton) - Val ès dunes 1047, Gué de Varaville 1057 and Hastings 1066
  10. Le Lion et l'Epée (Vae Victis Wargame collection) - Arsuf and Tremetousia 1191 -- original English OR French edition & die-cut counters
  11. Swords of Sovereignty: Bouvines 1214 – Worringen 1288 (Ludifolie Editions) -- original English/French edition & die-cut counters
  12. The Dauphin and the Sword: Fortress at Dieppe 1443, Saint-Jacques-sur-la-Birse 1444 and Montlhéry 1465 (Ludifolie Editions) -- original English OR French edition & die-cut counters
  13. The Truce or the Sword: Ford of Blanquetaque 1475 and Guinegatte 1479 (Ludifolie Editions) -- original English OR French edition & die-cut counters

And also:

Designer: Frédéric Bey


William The Conqueror Wars Battles:
Val ès dunes 1047
Gué de Varaville 1057
Hastings 1066

Crusades Battles:
Dorylaeum 1097
Ascalon 1099
Arsuf 1191
Tremetousia 1191

Early Anglo-French Wars Battles:
Brémule 1119
Bouvines 1214
Taillebourg 1242

Hundred Years War Battles:
Poitiers 1350
Cocherel 1364
Auray 1364
Baugé 1421
Verneuil 1424
Patay 1429
Fortress at Dieppe 1443
Formigny 1450
Castillon 1453


Albigensian Crusade Battle:
Muret 1213

Dauphiné-Savoie Wars Battle:
Varey 1325

French-Flemish Wars Battle:
Mons-en-Pévèle 1304
Cassel 1328

Scottish-English Wars Battle:
Neville's Cross 1346
Otterburn 1388

French-Burgundian Wars Battles:
Anthon 1430
Montlhéry 1465
Guinegatte 1479

Swiss-Habsbourg Wars Battles:
Morgarten 1315
Sempach 1386

Swiss-French Wars Battles:
Saint-Jacques-sur-la-Birse 1444

Swiss-Burgundian War Battle:
Grandson 1476

Anglo-French Wars Battles:
Ford at Blanquetaque 1479 (hypothetical)


Guelphs and Ghibellines Wars Battle:
Benevento 1266

Reconquista Battle:
Las Navas de Tolosa 1212

Holy German Empire Battle:
Worringen 1288

Teutonic-Kiev Wars Battle:
Lac Peïpous 1242

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