COMMAND A STARSHIP IN HIGH ADVENTURE ON THE FRONTIERS OF SPACE!
The 1981 winner of England’s Games Day Award: First prize for Best Table-Top Rules for Any Period, and a 1983 H. G. Wells Award nominee, STAR FLEET BATTLE MANUAL simulates ship-to-ship combat in outer space, and comes with counters and mapsheet for boardgaming as well as 8 four-inch top-view starship counters for table-top battles. Each player captains a starship in combat between Federation forces and their major enemies. The rules cover such details as cloaking devices, photon torpedoes, plasma beams and webbing devices, as well as boarding parties, crystal burnouts, phaser and disruptor fire, fleet-size battles and formulas for converting STAR FLEET BATTLE MANUAL’s companion game ALIEN SPACE into a boardgame format. (ALIEN SPACE can be played simultaneously with ships from the STAR FLEET BATTLE MANUAL and vice versa.) Plays in approximately 2 hours as a tabletop game for 2 players, up to 4 hours for 8 players. Boardgame version provides 32 individual starship counters.
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