Bound For Glory

Brief Description Unique game system designed to show the importance of the role of leaders in Civil War battles.
Period American Civil War.
Scale One infantry/cavalry figure represents 30 men; one artilleryman is one gun (two men are a gun section). Ground scale is 1" = 40 yds. One turn represents 15 minutes. The basic unit is the regiment.
Basing Flexible; rules suggest 3-4 15mm infantry figures on 1" x 3/4" base, 2 mounted figures on 1 1/2" x 1 1/4" base, 1 gun and 2 artillerymen on 1" x 1 1/2" base.
Contents 72-page, digest-sized rulebook; two pairs of reference charts (in grey and blue); sheet of markers (must be cut out)
Designer Steven McPeak (
Publisher First edition published 1994 by Soldiers of Fortune.

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