PAINTED OR BLACK-PRIMED MODELS ONLY
Bring a 28mm-ish (standard WH/40K scale) model that is at least black primed and looks like one of the following:
- Orc Pit Fighter with helm + melee weapon(s)
- Empire Pit Fighter with helm + melee weapon(s)
- Undead Pit Fighter with helm + melee weapon(s)
- Chaos Pit Fighter with helm + melee weapon(s)
- Ogre melee fighter on standard-size base.
- Dwarf Slayer with melee weapon(s) but without armour or helm
- Witch Elf with helm + melee weapon(s)
- Skink with helm + spear/javelin/trident and net + helm
- Any mini with spear/javelin/trident and net + helm
No mounted figures, round or square or hex bases. Any gladiator or melee fighter-style GW or Games Foundry style miniatures will do. Painted or black-primed.
No. 2 pencil + eraser.
Notebook or legal pad.
Adrenaline rush tokens - one for each model.
2 US dollars in pennies, nickels or dimes. You may lose your money. 1 cent = 1 gold coin.
Reference card for each participant.
Roster sheet for each participant.
Hit location cards for each participant (print out, glue to playing cards, or print on stiff paper).
Whiteboard + stand + markers for standings/rules explanation.
Hex arena printouts (background graffiti/advertisements: "Skaven rules! Empire Deodorant - strong enough for a soldier, pH balanced for a zombie!" or skulls & crossbones etc.)
3-D arena setup
Grand Prize: old BL book with Mordheim/Drachenfels connection.
Full on persistent world.
Figure out how to seed experienced gladiators - gold solution? Heavy favourite has to part with some of the purse to entice the underdog to field a pit fighter? 50gc purse - split guaranteed 30/20 to the underdog.
Side betting encouraged.
You have an unlimited supply of identical fighters.
All new fighters must have new names.
The final battle will be a free-for all with identical twins of any experienced fighters.
Organizer keeps track of who has how much experience to avoid cheating.
Free download rules at http://www.games-workshop.com/MEDIA_CustomProductCatalog/m1340002_Pit_Fighter.pdf
Official arena map: http://www.games-workshop.com/MEDIA_CustomProductCatalog/m1340003_Pit_Fighter_Boards.pdf (or use any medium-size hex surface).
http://tabletopgeeks.com/wp-content/downloads/supplements/TownCryer21.pdf Warbands expanded.
http://cianty-tabletop.de.vu/gladiators.php House rules, convenient hit location cards etc. House rules link may be dead.