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Star Wars Battle of Hoth Miniature Wargame

by Lambert Varias

Tabletop gaming website Beasts of War recently completed Assault on Hoth, a custom miniature wargame based on the Battle of Hoth from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. The massive setup has a ton of minatures, toys and terrain pieces from different Star Wars games, including large models of the AT-AT and the Millenium Falcon. Assault on Hoth was put on display and played at the Salute 2015 gaming event in the UK.

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As mentioned in the video above, Assault on Hoth is meant to be played by up to 10 players – 6 on the Rebel side and 4 on the Empire side – with each player commanding a group of units. Here’s the game’s designer Grant Ennis explaining Assault on Hoth‘s rules:

And here it is about to be played at Salute:

Check out Beasts of War’s Salute 2015 posts for more on the game.

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