What is a skirmish wargame?

Skirmish is a small battle with approximately 20 per side for Tabletopler / Wargamer. This can Historically, fantastic or science fiction figures / rules to play.


Some of these will be shown here and give tips for the beginner and the professional. Other suitable ideas and rules gradually to.

A typical skirmish game table:


Why a Skirmish game:

These types of games usually go relatively quickly to play and take each game approx 60-120 min. The lead times are shorter by a multiple. We need about 15 – 20 minutes per game.

For comparison: When we play a real Tabletop this takes in about 2500 points per side at least 3- 4 hours and the preparation time is also usually 1h.