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The Battle of Roark's Drift
The Battle of Roark's Drift
by Historical Alternatives (1978)
Player Count
2

Player Ages
12+

Playing Time
4 hours
Categories
  • Wargame
  • Post-Napoleonic
  • Designers
  • Herb Barents
  • Mechanisms
  • Hex-and-Counter
  • Simulation
  • Dice Rolling
  • Grid Movement
  • Line of Sight
  • Family
  • Country: South Africa
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Colonial Theme
  • History: Anglo-Zulu War
  • Player Count: Two Player Only Games
  • Players: Two Players Only Wargames
  • Rating: 6.54/10 from 23 users

    Description

    "The Battle of Roark's Drift", a wargame on the defensive stand of British soldiers immortalized by the movie "Zulu", has become notorious for misspelling the name of the battle as its title.

    Each counter represents one British soldier or five Zulus. The Zulu player may launch four attacks against Rorke's Drift, at which time the game ends. Special rules include the burning hospital, Surgeon Major Reynolds performing surgery in the storeroom, and Zulu rifle fire from the Oskarberg heights.

    Counters = 540 (includes blanks)

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