(from the pre-order flyer:)
"The Grande Armée before tbe gates of Moscow"
In time for the 200th Anniversary of Napoleon's ill-fated invasion of Russia, Frank Chadwick has joined forces with Clash of Arms Games to bring the
classic La Bataille de la Moscowa home to this venerated series. Newly researched and developed from the latest French, German,
Italian, Polish and Russian sources, we have dressed this edition with the superb artwork grognards have come to expect when someone mentions ... "La Bataille !"
COMPONENTS for GDW 1st edition:
- Featuring the simplified "Marie-Louise" rules
- 54 pages of scenarios. special rules and historical commentary
- 4 -22" x 34" full color period style maps
- Over 1000+ (1440 to be exact - including blanks) full color counters
- 2 Organizational Displays
- Multiple cardsrock Cham and Tables for play.
- Two six-sided dice
SCALE: Tactical - 100 yds per hex. 20 minute turns. Infantry battalions, cavalry regiments and artillery batteries
(BGG user description:)
La Bataille de la Moscowa (la Moscowa=the Moscow River) is a simulation, on the regimental/battalion level of the Battle of Borodino, fought between Napoleon`s Grand Armée and the Russian First and Second West Armies under Prince Kutusow on September 7, 1812. The game provides six short scenarios and a grand battle game.
The game contains over 1400 counters (1440 to be exact - including blanks) and four maps.
scale = 100 m/hex;
time = 20 min/GT;
strength = 50-100 men/SP (Regimental/Brigade Size)