Bolt Action is an award winning World War II historical war game from Warlord Games with over 40,000 player worldwide and it’s about to get even better.
Warlord Games are releasing a 2nd Edition rules set for the popular game to make the game even more fun and realistic and you fight with the armies of the Allied and Axis powers. This rulebook, available as a standalone book or a mini version within a new starter set provides you with all the information you need to get into this epic game.
This second Edition rules set features streamlined and refined rules, incorporating all the latest FAQ's and Errata's compiled with the help of the Bot Action community. It is fully compatible with all existing Bolt Action ranges and army books, theatres and models.
The 2nd edition offers the same fantastic World War II gameplay with its exciting order dice system and mixed armies of infantry, tanks and artillery.
Key New Features:
Officers activate other units!
Used cleverly, this creates a huge tactical shift as you can order multiple units to fire or advance in concert.
HE fire now uses templates to determine damage - your opponent had better spread out his troops to avoid carnage!
Once your squad has piled out of its halftrack, the driver can speed around and unleash a hail of lead at the enemy!
We've listened carefully to the community and taken advantage of the thousands of battles you've played to improve the game in dozens of other ways.
New Army List:
The main rulebook now includes a fifth army list - adding Imperial Japan to Germany, Great Britain, USA and the Soviet Union - giving you even more choice for your army.
Written by renowned games designer Alessio Cavatore, Bolt Action 2nd Edition provides a fantastic gaming experience to bring WWII battles to your table top, whether they be skirmishes or major actions. From infantry foot slogs, to full blown tank engagements. In theatre's such as occupied France, the sweltering jungles of the Pacific, to the barren deserts of Northern Africa. With army options that are almost limitless, that allow you to build and field armies to meet any style of play that suits you. Bolt Action 2nd Edition is the game for you!