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War of 1812 - the Early Battles is the first of three low complexity wargames covering the major battles of the war between Imperial Great Britain and the still young democracy of the United States of America.


This set contains everything needed to play the 14 battle scenarios for the period from the start of fighting in 1812 until mid 1813. The battles covered are : Beaver Dams, Brownstown, Chateauguay, Craney Island, Gaganoque, Ogdensburg, Queenston Heights, First and second River Raisin, Sacketts Harbour, Stoney Creek, Thames River, Tippecanoe and York


Each of the three scenario sets is a stand alone game. Knowledge or components from the other two games in the series are not required.


This game contains

24 page rule and scenario book

8 mapsheets

1 terrain reference sheet

1 countersheet

10 sided dice

War of 1812 Scenario Set 1 – the Early Battles

  • Short video of Bill with all 3 games in the 1812 series