Santa Anna Tactical (SAT) is Buck Surdu’stactical system for larger battles. This volume contains orders of
battle and background information on the Mexican-American War and the MaximillianAdventure. In addition,
this volume includes scenarios for all the major battles of the Mexican American War, San Jacinto, and Puebla.
Volume I includes several special mechanics to bring out the peculiarities of this locality and era. It is designed to
accurately portray the feel of battlein the “Santa Anna era”with each player controlling a brigade. While warfare
of this period is Napoleonic-like, the Mexican-American War and the War of Texas Independence are neither
Napoleonic Wars nor like the American Civil War. Santa Anna Tactical Rules captures the aspects of these wars
that are unique. In addition, this new reprinting of Santa Anna Tactical includes a supplement about the South
American Wars of Liberation and a scenario for the battle of Maipuby Mark Ryan.
Also available from LMW Works is Santa Anna
Skirmish (SAS), Pete Panzeri’ssystem for skirmish
wargames. SAS is a very versatile, popular system,
representative of combat during Santa Anna’s era.
And has been featured internationally in Old Glory
convention demonstrations of the Alamo (1,500
individually mounted figures). Volume II focuses on
the Alamo, with numerous scenarios and data for
both the Texianand Mexican Wars of Independence,
as well as the American and French conflicts. SAS
is based on Pete's convention-proven Rules of
Engagement System, with simplicity and tactical
speed of play as key game factors. While
inexperienced gamers can quickly grasp SAS,
combat nuances give it excellent depth, and make it
quite challenging for experienced gamers as well.
Look for other LMW Works Products which are used with this title.