Beyond the Gates of Antares is Warlord Games’s science fiction wargame, written by Rick Priestley of Warhammer fame.
I was lucky enough to get a demo of this great new miniatures wargame on the day of it’s release this past weekend. My friendly local gaming store had cracked open the Xilos Horizon Starter Set, and prepped a table with terrain. The Starter Set, while not really cheap, is a great value giving you 99.8% of what you need to play a 2 player game right out of the box. It comes with the full hardcover rulebook, a full set of order dice (more on that later) a whack of D10s, a few other dice, all the tokens templates and such you might need, as well as 2 factions worth of miniatures. Oddly the one thing it doesn’t come with, is a bag for the order dice...Read More