How to get into Middle-Earth Strategy Battle Game (MESBG)
by Armin, LOTR Community Leader @ The Guild Hall
August 5, 2021
Greetings again, fellow wanderer! Do you feel like this scorching weather’s a good time to stay inside and play some wargames? Well, let me tell you all about how you can start your journey in Middle-Earth. Oh, it’s much simpler than at first glance, so you don’t need to sell your soul to Sauron. Well, at least not for this game…
1. Rules and campaign books
First off, you’d need some stuff that’s already present at The Guild Hall: the Rules Manual, the Armies of Lord of the Rings/Hobbit books and the Battle Companies book, some game mats and terrain pieces to build your battlefield. These are free to use if you come to play here. So, consider this step checked.
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