Field of Glory
Renaissance Rules for Northern Doubles League 2016
Umpire - Kevin Johnson
The competition is
open for player or teams, using armies of 800 pts in total.
The rules to be used are Field of Glory Renaissance Rules (The organisers
reserve the right to issue sanctioned amendments at their own discretion).
Also official errata, which can be found at: www.fieldofglory.com/errata.html
The valid armies OB lists are to be from the published Field of Glory
Renaissance army lists books starting with the “War of Religion” and “Trade
& Treachery” plus any other FOG Renaissance army list books
published 15 days or before the deadline date for army list to be
received before each round of the league.
As with other competition of this nature, players are required to supply
their own terrain in accordance with their chosen army
Admission to the Northern Doubles League is at the sole discretion of the
organisers and their decision on all matters is final. An application to
enter the Northern Double League denotes acceptance of these rules.
Also by playing in the Northern Doubles League you give the organisers the
right to keep information about you and your team, (this will not be passed
on to anybody outside the N.D.L), except for the end of the year
results which are passed on to the BHGS for adding to the ranking points.
Each player must use one of the 3 classes of armies over the 5 rounds.
Also each player/team must play in 3 round of the N.D.L to qualify for
BHGS ranking points.
Games will be played to 3.1/2 hours long depending on the venue at
the time of the round.
Games not finished by the allotted time will be ended by the use of the WHISTLE
STOP RULES see below.
"Whistle Stop": "Time" is called at a semi-random time,
within 00 to 10 minutes either side of the published finish time. When
"Time" is called, the game stops IMMEDIATELY and the result
at that point is calculated, except that if in any bound combat has started
(ONLY shooting or hand-to-hand) that bounds combats are all resolved
ARMIES LISTS OB’s MUST INDICATE
1. The Player Name.
2. Which army it is and army class it is as well, which book it is from, list
number (if it has one) and its date and variant used?
3. Battle group details - Number of elements and attributes of each
4. Army Order of Battle
All army list and entry fees must be submitted 15 days before each round of
the competition date and may be sent by post or by e-mail, Submission of inaccurate,
incomplete or poorly laid out and late lists will be penalised. Lists must br in Microsoft excel or Microsoft word documents only
but not Word 2007 or Excel 2007 unless saved in 2003 format or in one of the
army list Generator programs.
The Restricted troops rules
Each player must use
one of the 3 classes of armies over the 5 rounds.
Also a player must play in at least 3 ROUNDS and also use all 3 ARMY CLASSES
to qualify for BHGS ranking points.
This year the only the 4 highest scores of the 5 rounds will count
for the final team league score.
Restricted troop types are elements
Superior Troops, Heavy Artillery, Elite Troops and
Armies to be in three classes:-
1. Class 1 army = must include over 400 pts +
of restricted troops types
2. Class 2 army = must include 200 to 399 pts of restricted troops types
3. Class 3 army = may include no more than 199pts
of restricted troop types
Army classes are further re-classed by size:-
4. A Class 3 army with MORE than 15 BG’s is re-classed as a Class 2
5. A Class 2 army with MORE than 15 BG’s is re-classed as a Class 1.
6. Class 1, 2 and 3 armies of 15 BG’s or less are not re-classed
7. A Class 1 or 2
armies dated before 1570 is classed as one class lower.
BHGS 25-0 system
BONUS VICTORY POINTS (BVP)
Winning players of all three rules systems who have broken their enemies army
and are of a lower class army than the enemy will receive bonus victory points
A Class 3 beats a Class 1 army they will receive an extra 5 bonus victory points (BVP),
A Class 2 beats a Class 1 army or a Class 3 beats a Class 2 they will receive
an extra 2 bonus victory point (BVP).
1. Class 1 army is the superior/higher army
2. Class 3 army is the inferior/lower army
Only Finished games may gain Bonus Points, games ended by time being called
Army list to be sent to Dave Redhead at email@example.com or
Mick Hood at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Umpire for this competition is Dave Redhead and Mick
Losers score is 25
minus the winners score, then add the bonus points if any to the winners
score If a class 2 defeats a class 1 or class 3 defeats a class 2 then add
2pts or if a class 3 defeats a class 1 then add 5pts