Vanguard Rules now available for FREE.

Mantic Games are well known in the industry for their simplistic, yet fun to play games, that are not bogged down with dozens of charts and tables, but allow you to do exactly what you really want from a game; have fun! 

Kings of War has undergone a lot of changes over the years but still remains a simple system that is fast and easy to play, and likewise Warpath once again remains a firm fan favorite due to its mechanics and miniatures.

Now Mantic are offering you a taste of the upcoming Vanguard rules for Kings of War in a free download.


The core rules for Kings of War: Vanguard are available to download NOW! Try out our exciting new fantasy skirmish game before its official release on October 27th. Use your existing Kings of War miniatures to battle it out in two different scenarios and get a taste of how the game plays.
There are three files for you to download:
  • Kings of War: Vanguard Core Rules – rules, two scenarios, basic spellbook and basic equipment list
  • Core Warband Lists – Basileans, Dwarfs, Elves, Northern Alliance, Forces of Nature, Ogres, The Trident Realm, Abyssal Dwarfs, Forces of the Abyss, Empire of Dust, Goblins, Nightstalkers, Orcs and Undead
  • Summary Sheet


If the free rulebook gets your fantasy juices flowing, then make sure you check out the pre-orders, which are available now! On the website you’ll find:

  • Faction Starters
  • Faction Boosters
  • Half price 160-page Rulebook (until October 27th)
  • Power Dice
  • Battlefield Objectives
  • A massive freakin’ giant

Published by Marc Farrimond

I'm a 55 year guy from Wigan in Lancashire living in Edinburgh, Scotland with two of my four awesome kids and my long suffering wife Laura. I have worked freelance over the years for some of the biggest names in tabletop and roleplaying and I am a very keen cosplayer and photographer.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s



Marc's Comicbook Page

For all things Superhero Miniature Gaming


BIG on Comics!


This site contains Scary Stories. Enter if you dare!

Continuing Mission

A Fan Site for the Star Trek Adventures RPG by Modiphius

Fallout Wasteland Warfare Chat

Crawl out through the Fallout.

Sticky Willies

If you can think it, I can make it!


A daily selection of the best content published on WordPress, collected for you by humans who love to read.

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

The Blog

The latest news on and the WordPress community.

%d bloggers like this: