Pig Wars

Yesterday I went up to Maplewood Hobby in northern NJ for a low key Infinity ITS event. I’d never been there, and it was neat to be in a well stocked hobby shop for the first time in a bit. Lots of terrain supplies and tools. The tournament was good. But the game going on upstairs looked super awesome—

The ruleset in play is Pig Wars: When Men Were Men and Pigs Were Money. I believe it’s set in the 11th century. Besides fighting, a major part of matches is acquiring booty to keep your troops supplied. Such as by, for example, stealing pigs.