What is SAGA
SAGA is a skirmish game taking place in the heroic ages, whether they are historical, mythological, or sprung from the minds of writers.
It brings to life the battles between exceptional warriors - Warlords, who defy their enemies on the battlefields at the head of their Warband.
This game puts you at the head of one such Warband, made of thirty or so figures, and lead by your heroic alter-ego.
Each Warband is chosen from among the available SAGA factions and has a specific Battle Board and SAGA dice which grant them particular abilities in battle and reinforce their identity.
What you'll need to play.
To play SAGA, you will need a copy of the core rules and a period setting supplement. There are NO Battle Boards in the core rulebook.
The supplement you will need will depend on what period or setting you wish to play. There is a great selection to choose from including SAGA Age of Vikings, SAGA Age of Crusades, SAGA Aetius & Arthur but to name a few. There are even fantasy setting supplements available.
You will also need a set of SAGA dice for the Warband faction you wish to play and the wargame miniatures for your faction too.
Your SAGA begins here.
This book contains SAGA's simple and innovative basic rules.
They are easy to learn and illustrated with numerous examples. they apply to all the universes you might explore.
These rules are the fruit of years of development and the contributions of a large community that plays SAGA around the globe.
Once you have read this book, all that is left for you to do is choose a SAGA Universe from the array available, assemble your figures and write your legend!
There are NO Battle Boards or dice included with the core rulebook.