Amateurs to Arms

Amateurs to Arms for the IT guy

In time for the 200th Anniversary of The United States' ill-fated invasion of Canada, Amateurs to Arms! is a historical simulation of the War of 1812, playable in 3 hours or less. One player commands the British/Canadian forces, while the other plays the Americans.

The game includes all of the theatres of battle including the US/Canadian border and the Great Lakes, the wilderness of the Northwest, the Atlantic Coast of the US, the civilized Indians of the South and the site of Andrew Jackson's dramatic victory at New Orleans.

Components include:

  • 22" x 34" period style map
  • Deck of 150 full color cards
  • 352 - 5/8" full color counters
  • 30 - Wood Expedition markers
  • Multiple cardstock Charts and Player Aids
  • 12-page rulebook
  • Designer Notes and Historical Commentary Book
  • 2 Ten-sided dice

Take a look at some of the components here
Living Rules, a first for CoA, here
Vassal module, here
ZunTzu module, here
Cyberboard module, here

Price: $98.00

Domestic Orders (USA, but not PA)
$107.80 (incl. 10% S&H)

Domestic Orders (PA only, incl. 6% sales tax)
$113.68 (incl. 10% S&H)

Canadian Orders
$112.70 (incl. S&H)

Rest of the World
$127.40 (incl. 30% S&H)

Clash of Arms Games
1804 Hoffmansville Rd.
Sassamansville, PA. 19472
(610) 754-0100