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wargame – A package to prepare hex’n’counter wargames

This package can help make classic Hex’n’Counter wargames using . The package provides tools for generating

  • Hex maps and boards
  • Counters for units, markers, and so on
  • Counter sheets
  • Order of Battle charts
  • Illustrations in the rules using the defined maps and counters

The result will often be a PDF (or set of PDFs) that contains everything one will need for a game (rules, charts, boards, counter sheets).

  • The package uses NATO App6 symbology for units.
  • The package uses NATO App6 symbology for units.
  • The package uses TikZ for most things.
  • The package supports exporting the game to a VASSAL module

See also the README.md file for more, and of course the documentation (including the tutorial in tutorial/game.pdf).

Version0.6 2024-02-03
LicensesCC BY-SA 4.0
Copyright2022 Christian Holm Christensen
MaintainerChristian Holm Christensen
TDS archivewargame.tds.zip
Contained inTeX Live as wargame
MiKTeX as wargame
TopicsSymbol support

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (2.7M).

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