V2023.6 – 10th June 2023
REG Core Rules for 2023 release
11.E (page 40) – Block Moves
Add 1.5 UGs in ambush can never be part of a block move until they have moved out of ambush, and are on table.
12.I (Page 46) – Countercharges
Add to 7.1 Both must start at least 1BW from the charging enemy and move into a position such that the front edge is in the path of charge of the charging enemy.
14.H.6 (Page 61)- Drive backs
Replace point 6 with – TUGs who have any fighting files, or are behind hasty defences, barricades or redoubts do not suffer Drive Back effect.
Replace Plug Bayonet being charged
with Plug Bayonet TUG shooting when target of a charge.
C3 Impetuous Troops
≤3BW. not Forced if >3 down in charge combat.
Cultivated Sheet – Town – Special Rules – replace with
May be placed touching, or superimposing, on deep water. The area covering deep water is treated as rough going.
REG Core Rules for 2022 release (Corrected in 2023 PDF)
Any issues with rules will be corrected here –
P 13 Charging Firepower (CFP) – 2nd para, 2nd sentence – “They may fire as AFP”
P 16 3.10 cannot tug an OTT
P 10.5 Basing
Up to 1 BW – Artillery, Commanders, Dragoons, Elephants.
P18 Territory type
Replace Featureless with Plains
P37 9.B.10 (10 – add instinctive)
10. Instinctive Army commanders can gift one card to any instinctive sub Generals within range. Fighting Generals cannot gift cards
P38 9.E (remove exemption of allied general from KAB test)
2.3 The allied troops only suffer a KAB test for death of their own General. In addition, if the allied General dies, he does not cause KAB tests on any other UGs.
P40 10.B (1.1) Formations in Combat
You can never make an
M1 MF1 move to be wider than specified by your formation
P48 12.J.7.3 (Run Away or Skirmish Response)
Add a new 4th bullet.
A Skirmish or Run Away may only end nearer to any enemy UGs charging if they have managed to entirely escape the chargers’ path of charge. As VMD is rolled after choosing direction, if your VMD roll is poor and you cannot thereby comply no move is made, you remain in place and may be hit.
P51 12.K SHOOTING AT CHARGERS
,as shown in the example below
P56 – 3
In this example the flank has been protected by the presence of friends on their flank.
P 59 13.K. FIGHTING IN MORE THAN ONE DIRECTION
owning player chooses to do this at SP4.3
P 61. Point 3 (missing Low FP shooting)
Files with missile weapons and High, Average, Low,
or Salvo Firepower (not Charge Firepower) may shoot.
P62. 31 (line up with QRS)
For a 3 wide TUG, if
any base does not have a valid target and the central file is in shooting arc, then the adjacent file may “re at the same target if in range
P62. 14.D (missing Artillery arc of file – point 7)
- Artillery shooting more than 8BW have a 2BW arc of fire
- Artillery shooting at, or less than, 8BW have a 1BW arc of fire
P63 14.H. DRIVEN BACK BY FIRE (4.4)
4.4 If the Drive back prevents the charger reaching its target, for each Drive Back effect the UG move is reduced by 1 BW.
remove bullet 4.5
P65 15.B. ROUT MOVES
P68 Kill a Base test (removed allied general exception)
There are two exceptions: • If they are allied troops and it is not their allied General who has died. • If they are non-allied troops and an allied General has died.
P 68 16.B ( Missing insecure)
4.7. Close Foot TUG entering, or becoming Close, in an insecure Flank sector.
P81 Break Off Move (extraneous KAB reference)
Troops breaking off consider only enemy in front- edge contact with them for determining the move needed a
nd KABs rolled – ignore enemy in supporting files.
Rule Change included in 2023 version
M12.K (Replacing the whole of point 1)
- In addition to normal arc of fire (14.D)
- 2 TUGs who are the target of a frontal charge, can fire all files at the charging TUG unless any of the following apply
- The firing file has another enemy base directly ahead and within 1 BW.
- The firing file is in combat or acting as a supporting file.
- They have made a charge, intercept, or counter charge.
- 2 Files in TUGs who are not the target of a charge, can fire if all of the following apply
- The charge path starts, or comes within, 1BW
- Directly ahead of the shooting file.
- They have not made a charge, intercept, or counter charge.
QRS (for 2022 PDF only)
F2 Break Off Mounted from slower/equal speed Foot
All mentions of Ls refer to LSp
4.2 Replace Professional
or Instinctive Generals killed in previous TURN – reduced by one level.
6.2 Replace Tribal or Instinctive Generals killed in previous TURN – command level permanently reduced by one level.
U1 Killing a General – test all UGs
in Line of Command within 3BW (6BW if Legendary)
U4 Driven back into or through friends
U5 Close Foot entering, or becoming Close, in an insecure flank sector
U6 Close/Loose Foot in Good Going(B) and insecure flank sector, charged by Mounted/Elephants
U7 Close Foot in Good Going (B), in an unsecure flank sector (even partially)