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The Battlefleet Gothic Rulebook was released in 1999 for the Battlefleet Gothic game, by Games Workshop. It contains the rules for playing the game over 160 pages with 16 pages and the covers in colour, with the rest in black and white.

The majority of the book's contents are available for download on Games-Workshop's official website.

Battlefleet Gothic Rulebook
Battlefleet Gothic Rulebook cover.jpg
Author(s) Andy Chambers, Gavin Thorpe, Jervis Johnson
Cover Artist Richard Wright
Illustrator(s) John Blanche, Alex Boyd, Wayne England, Des Hanley, Neil Hodgson, Nuala Kinrade, Paul Smith, John Wigley
Released 1999
Pages 160
ISBN ISBN 1869893654


Contents

Rules

The book contains the rules needed to play space battles in the 41st Millennium.

Scenarios

The book contains 10 scenarios, missions as well as campaign rules.

Background

Hobby Section

  • Collecting and painting a fleet
  • Gaming boards
  • Celestial phenomena

Authors, Illustrators and Coworkers

The production of this book was completed by the following people:

  • Game Design and Development
Andy Chambers, Gavin Thorpe, Jervis Johnson
  • Cover Image
Richard Wright
  • Illustrations
John Blanche, Alex Boyd, Wayne England, Des Hanley, Neil Hodgson, Nuala Kinrade, Paul Smith, John Wigley
  • Miniature Designers
Tim Adcock, Dave Andrews
  • Model Makers
Owen Branham, Mark Jones, Chris Smart
  • Graphic Designers
Wayne England, Talima Fox

Digital distribution

The Battlefleet Gothic Rulebook is currently distributed in a split (and incomplete) version on the GW site.

  • Basic Rules: holds pages 8-31
  • Advanced Rules: holds pages 32-48
  • Scenarios: holds pages 65-84
  • 41st Millenium: holds pages 85-102
  • Ships of the Gothic Sector: holds pages 103-147
  • Campaign Rules: holds pages 148-160

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