Gangs of Rome - A 28mm Gang Fight Skirmish Game

A project in Nottingham, UK by Footsore Miniatures & Games

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A new A4 rulebook and highly detailed 28mm miniatures to fight tabletop skirmishes carving out your territory in The Eternal City.
Backers: 654
Average Pledge Per Backer: £91

Funded: £59,744 of £12,000
Dates: Mar 15th -> Mar 31st (16 days)
Project By: Footsore Miniatures & Games
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Latest News

Cover Artwork by Peter Dennis

March 31st - via:
Gangs of Rome by Peter Dennis, ©2023 Footsore Miniatures & Games  With the Kickstarter campaign finishing later today, we are very happy to be able to share with you the cover artwork for the new rulebook.  We asked supremo Peter Dennis to... (Read More)

Lets Take a Look at... Movement

March 30th - via:
One of the most exciting elements of Gangs of Rome is being able to access and fight over any piece of terrain. Be it a residential area under construction, a bustling dockside or the rolling hills of the countryside, we want you to be able to get... (Read More)

Lets Take a Look at... Combat

March 29th - via:
With our Kickstarter campaign drawing to a close, it's time to take a look at what some would consider the best action, combat! Largely the core combat mechanic has stayed the same, you trade off successful Attack rolls against successful Defence... (Read More)

All stretch goals unlocked!

March 28th - via:
A big thank you to everyone for helping us unlock all the stretch goals. Reaching £50k in funding is amazing, especially with three and a half days left. There are no further stretch goals; adding extra would just be us making them up on the spot,... (Read More)

Acrobats, Thieves & an All the Minis Add-on

March 24th - via:
A few days ago we saw the new Brawlers sculpted by Paul Hicks revealed. Today, it's the turn of the Acrobats and the Thieves.  When building your gang using the advanced rules, you can recruit new fighter types - Leader, Thief, Acrobat or Brawler... (Read More)

Lets Take a Look at... The Mob

March 24th - via:
Following our last update about how the game plays, this time we look at the Mob and how they work in the new version. Mob bases are an integral part of Gangs of Rome. They are used to represent the shifting crowds of the city and its unpredictable... (Read More)

First look at the Gangs of Rome plastics

March 23rd - via:
Here is the initial sighting of five gang fighters made from the Citizens of Rome plastic box set. We received this image from Wargames Atlantic last night, who, like us, are very keen to show you what we are working on together. We must stress... (Read More)

Free Rulebook PDF & Bases, plus the new Brawlers

March 21st - via:
We unlocked another stretch goal yesterday, and with just nine days left to go until this Kickstarter ends, we thought it was a good time to send out our latest update, including a new stretch goal. UNLOCKED FREE PDF We unlocked our latest stretch... (Read More)

Lets Take a Look at... The Action Stack

March 20th - via:
There have been a few mechanic changes in Gangs of Rome 2, so over the course of the campaign, I thought it would be a good idea to take a closer look at some of them and see how they impact the game and how they work. The first one I would like to... (Read More)

We've unlocked the Citizens of Rome plastic box set & A New Stretch Goal

March 18th - via:
Last night we unlocked the stretch goal for the Citizens of Rome plastic box set. This is a big deal for us at Footsore MIniatures as it is our first plastic miniatures. We know there are many questions; hopefully, we have answered many below. If we... (Read More)

Post 24 hours update

March 17th - via:
Good afternoon citizens. We wanted to start by expressing how extraordinary this Kickstarter has been so far. The pledges have kept rolling in, taking us over £41k, which is an incredible amount. We have been left speechless by your enthusiasm and... (Read More)

The Cast Dice Podcast - Episode 185 - Gangs Of Rome 2

March 16th - via:
Andy Hobday had the opportunity to speak on Cast Dice with Brad about Gangs of Rome 2.  Listen to find out a lot more about how the new version plays.   For those who wish to listen, it can be found here: It can be found here for those who want to... (Read More)

Hello we are almost 15 hours in!

March 16th - via:
Well, that all went a bit bonkers, and we are just over halfway into the first 24 hours of the campaign, which means everyone who has backed so far, and completes their pledge later, will receive the fab early backer miniature of Priscus Brutus. We... (Read More)

Wow! What an incredible start indeed.

March 15th - via:
Wow, it didn't take long at all, less than 40 minutes.  Thank you so much, everyone. It is a fabulous result indeed! STRETCH GOALS So far, we have unlocked two stretch goals containing brand new miniatures, The Oscan Players and the first set of... (Read More)

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