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Habet, Hoc Habet! - Rules for Gladiator Combat

Habet, Hoc Habet! - Rules for Gladiator Combat
Author: Rod Thomson
Publish Date: 2010
Pages: 70
Dimensions: 8.5x11x.33"
Restockable: No
Type: Softcover

Description

Whenever a gladiator would fall in the arena, the bloodthirsty crowds would shout, "Habet, Hoc Habet!", which translates as, "He's down! He's had it!"

Now you can relive those days of personal glory as you recreate the battles between the original sports superstars - The Gladiators!

"Habet, Hoc Habet!" (or HHH! for short) allow you to recreate fast, action-packed arena combat! The HHH! rules include:

  • Rules for combat with all the weapons used by the actual gladiators, including the trident, spear, sword, net, lasso, and many more!
  • Realistic combat rules utilizing a unique initiative system, allowing for quick and disturbingly realistic action!
  • Rules for chariot races and combat!
  • Rules for recreating the venatio - the beast hunts held for the delight of the crowds!
  • Gambling on the gladiatorial events!
  • Campaign rules that place you at the head of a ludus, or gladiatorial school, seeking fame and fortune through the efforts of your gladiators!
  • Lots of photos, examples and illustrations to help you get learn the rules and get started quickly!
  • And, as a bonus: Fantasy Gladiator Combat rules!

    Hoist your gladius and don your armor for it is time to enter the arena. For Glory and Rome!

    For use with 25mm figures.