Space battles game? Full Thrust??

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Space battles game? Full Thrust??

Post by starslayer » Wed Aug 07, 2013 12:03 am

Anyone know of a good sci-fi Spaceship battles game that isn't too complicated or expensive?
A long time ago I had fun with Star Frontiers ship battles. (that was cardboard counters) Knight Hawks?
Is Full Thrust any good?

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Re: Space battles game? Full Thrust??

Post by kturock » Wed Aug 07, 2013 1:52 am

Search out dog fight on rpg.com. most is free.. it's a card game, but has maps and looks to be for models also.

I just downloaded it, but haven't read the rules.

But like I said.. most of it is free.. the one part that you can purchase is $5.
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Re: Space battles game? Full Thrust??

Post by infinite_array » Sat Aug 10, 2013 3:19 am

Full Thrust is a fun game, with multiple versions of rules out there - take a look at Full Thrust: Cross Dimensions for one of the better versions, and go to Star Ranger for the data cards for all the 'official' FT faction ships.

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Re: Space battles game? Full Thrust??

Post by StingrayP226 » Tue Sep 03, 2013 11:08 pm

Their is also Firestorm Armada by Spartan Games. The rule book is a free pdf you can download from their website (or you can buy the book) as well as 1:1 scale cutt outs so you can try before buying. You can get starters pretty inexpensive if you look around (one guy was selling them for $30 a piece a while back).

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Re: Space battles game? Full Thrust??

Post by gwaddict » Mon Oct 21, 2013 10:07 pm

What about star wars x-wing, quick easy rules, models come built and painted. Pretty fun little game. Might be worth checking out.
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