“WE HAD EVERYTHING BEFORE US;
WE HAD NOTHING BEFORE US…”
It's 1812 and the self-proclaimed Emperor of France has conquered all of Europe, save Portugal. Ignoring the flea bites of Spanish guerillas and their Anglo-Portuguese allies, the Emperor has gathered 750,000 men with the intention of subduing the Russian forces of Tsar Alexander I. The future of Europe lies in the balance.
WHICH SIDE WILL YOU CHOOSE?
Muskets and Shakos is a unit based game where units are composed of 2 to 20 figures. In Muskets and Shakos you can choose from two sides, with a total of seven factions. You command a division of troops from the following list:
French (including French satellites).
British (often including allied troops such as the Portuguese).
Whichever you choose, you must lead your units through the Napoleonic Wars, fighting when needed, because it's all about victory and glory, and in some cases, just survival!
The drums are beating le pas de charge, the troops are mustering, and now it's death or glory! Welcome to …