Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Betrayal at Badab: A Betrayal at Calth Rules Mod

Hello, and welcome to the home blog post of the Betrayal at Badab project. This blog post will contain links to all of the files I have created to allow players to use the Horus Heresy: Betrayal at Calth rules specially modified for the Badab War.

This project was launched because I have always been interested in the Badab War from the first time it appeared in White Dwarf issue 101 back in 1988. I enjoyed the lore of a civil war between Space Marine chapters. As someone who loved the Warhammer 40,000 universe, but did not like the rules, I was looking for a way to play the Badab War without actually using the rules. When Games Workshop released the boxed game Horus Heresy: Betrayal at Calth, I had found the system I was looking for.

Here you will find files for playing the Badab War using the Horus Heresy: Betrayal at Calth rules. They are written by me and edited by Steve Bledsoe, who has done a great job helping me clean them up and offer suggestions.

NOTE: These files do NOT contain the rules for Horus Heresy: Betrayal at Calth. You will need a copy of the boxed game and the dice to play. These files only contain the necessary information to use forces and characters from the Badab War for Horus Heresy: Betrayal at Calth.

Click the links below to download a copy of these free files.

Update: Space Marine Specialists added, such as Librarians, Chaplains, Techmarines, a Strike Force Leader (for those who don't want to take a major Company level character), and an Apothecary.

The files include (or will later include) the following:

Command Cards for Loyalist and Secessionist forces
Weapons List
Tabletop Rules Conversion
Space Marine Specialists

Unit Cards and special characters for:
Astral Claws
Carcharodons
Executioners
Fire Hawks
Howling Griffons
Lamenters
Mantis Warriors
Marines Errant
Red Scorpions
Salamanders
Sons of Medusa




3 comments:

  1. Great stuff! Thanks for posting it.

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  2. No problem! Hope you enjoy and find them useful. I'm hoping to get the Carcharodons up next. Let me know if you have any questions!

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