Men who would be kings, hosted by Jeroen Stroomer
After making an ill- advised boast in the gentlemens’ club, William Mortenson found himself in the midst of a thick jungle, looking for the African animals he promised to bring back alive.
Moments after spotting a majestic lion with bright mane, the serenety of the jungle was disturbed by the sound of gunfire. One of the expedition groups of askaris had engaged with a patrol of Zanzibari slavers. Torn between the thought of capturing the lion and the immediate threat posed by the Zanzibaris, William readied his rifle….
The Men Who Would Be Kings is a ruleset for recreating large skirmishes (or movies inspired by these battles) in the later half of the 19th century.