Star Wars: Legion – First impressions

Meeples & Miniatures

I had the chance over the past few days to play a couple of games of the long-anticipated new miniature wargame from Fantasy Flight GamesStar Wars: Legion.

This is the fourth miniatures wargame that FFG have produced, following on from X-Wing and Armada in the Star Wars universe, plus the fantasy battle game Runewars.

Last Thursday evening, store owner Ian Mann invited us over to Boards & Swords Hobbies in Derby to play the game for the first time. I ended up taking on the Great Guru himself (which was a bit of a surprise, as Mr. Luff is not known as a fan of Star Wars) whilst ‘my other mate Dave’ observed and heckled.


As you might expect from Fantasy Flight Games, the components are, with the odd exception, excellent. The miniatures look great – they are around 32mm in size (the same size as…

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