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So I've been hooked on playing Halo Reach for the past month or so. It's a fun game, and it's taken me away from my miniatures for quite awhile. However, I've been inspired now and I have a few projects in mind. First off I was wondering if any miniature game existed that capture the feel of Halo games? By that I mean small scale skirmishes, probably around a dozen figures total. It's fast paced, tactical, and has emphasis on unique weapons and vehicles.

Now the closest off the top of my head is probably Warhammer 40k. Maybe not the big battles, but there are skirmish rules like Necromunda. It's not quite what I'm looking for though. Of course there is the actual Halo board game, but that's not the best representation that I'm looking for. I wouldn't be adverse to creating one myself, using 40k miniatures though. I just wanted to make sure something similar didn't already exist, so I don't waste my time. Haha.

 
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So are you talking about the Wizkids Halo ActionClix or the Halo Interactive Strategy Game?

From what I understand, the Actionclix game sounds like exactly what you are looking for...
 
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Actually I've seen both, and neither is quite what I'm looking for. I think I might have to go out on a limb and make my own rules. It could be fun actually.
 
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AT-43 Initiation Set: Operation Damocles maybe? It's got the sci-fi angle covered. Lots of squad level skirmishing going on. Various human and alien troop types, robots and vehicles too. It's even pre-painted.
 
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Maybe Frag
 
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Stargrunt II?
 
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Halo Actionclix is actually really, really good.
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Infinity, there is no game that meets what you want better. http://www.infinitythegame.com/infinity_ENG/

I'm pretty new to it, but I'll answer any questions you have to the best of my ability.
 
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I've been looking into Infinity actually, and I really like it so far. I've found most of the rules for free off of their site, although it's hard to find certain bits of info. It doesn't seem organized well. XD Anyway I like the idea of figures being able to react during the opponents turn. My only question is if it allows large vehicles? Things like a 40k Rhino. The game is supposed to be played with very dense terrain, so I don't see vehicles being very useful if they can't maneuver around very well.
 
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Warhammer 40K is fun, but as you say it uses large armies. My 'small' Ork army is around 80 models.

There is Star Wars Miniatures. It's a fun skirmish game with each side usually controlling 10-20 characters. Downside being it's expensive and now no longer produced.

 
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