Note: The Ultimate Mass Battle Guide is an extract from Savage Insider Premium Issues #2 and 3 and presented here as a standalone product. The content has not been altered other than for layout purposes and an added section for Character Options. Savage Insider Premium is a quarterly magazine dedicated to providing quality content for Savage Worlds and the many Savage Worlds settings published by Mystical Throne Entertainment.
The Ultimate Mass Battle Guide for Savage Worlds is your handbook for expanding on the Mass Battle mechanics presented in the core rulebook. New options are presented to offer greater control over the battlefield and new options to better represent your armies and their abilities. With these new mechanics, you can now take into account the skill level of your armies and the design of the battlefield. It’s time to for war and now you can even the odds.
Ultimate Mass Battle Guide is an alternate and expanded version of the Mass Battle mechanics for Savage Worlds and includes the following:
- Composition: Rate you armies according to their abilities and weaponry, not just their size.
- Range: Battlefields are a dynamic place and armies are designed to compensate for ranged and melee confrontations. These mechanics allow you to use range to your advantage.
- Heroic Intervention: Heroes aren’t going to sit idle and with these mechanics, the PCs can have a bigger impact on the entire battle.
- Character Options: To further your character designs, here is a new set of character options that embrace Mass Battle and the mechanics presented herein.
Type – RPG Sourcebook
Authors – Aaron T. Huss
System – Savage Worlds
Release Date – November 2, 2012