Johnny Reb (game)

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Johnny Reb is a miniatures wargame first published by Adventure Games in 1983.

Description[edit]

Johnny Reb is a miniatures wargame rules set for regimental level American Civil War miniature gaming.

Publication history[edit]

Johnny Reb was first published by Adventure Games in 1983. The game was designed by John Hill. Game Designers' Workshop published a reprint in 1988. Hill founded and owned the Johnny Reb Game Company, which published the third version of the Johnny Reb rules in 1996.

Reception[edit]

Dana Lombardy comments: "John Hill's Civil War miniatures rules remain innovative, challenging, and lots of fun, a claim supported by the game's loyal fan support. Clubs still stage Johnny Reb sessions at conventions around the world, more than 20 years after the rules were introduced."[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lombardy, Dana (2007). "Johnny Reb". In Lowder, James. Hobby Games: The 100 Best. Green Ronin Publishing. pp. 157–160. ISBN 978-1-932442-96-0.