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Armies of Westeros :Hordes of the Things Army lists for Song of Fire and Ice/Game of Thrones (Part 1 of 2)

Following on from working out Shadows of the Apt armies for Hordes of the Things in my previous post here are a few thoughts on armies of George RR Martins Song of Fire and Ice series (Game of Thrones on the telly.) Hordes of the Things rules are  available to download for free here http://wrg.me.uk/HISTORY/HOTT2.pdf

 

An excellent summary of the War of the Five Kings is here (with Operation maps amongst other things): http://awoiaf.westeros.org/index.php/War_of_the_Five_Kings

 

Stark

Number Type Force Points
2 Knights Rich Nobles 4
2 Riders Lesser Houses 4
3 Shooters Archers 6
2 Warband Men at arms 6
1 Beasts Stark Children’s Wolves 2
2 Spears Peasant Levies 4

 

Stonghold would be a castle (Winterfell) & figures would be a mix of dark ages and war of the roses types.

Lannister

Number Type Force Points
1 ‘Hero’ The Mountain /The Hound or Jamie Lannister 4
3 Knights Household Knights 6
1 Warband Tyron’s hill tribesmen 2
2 Hordes Peasant Levies 2
2 Shooters Crossbowmen 6
2 Spears Men at Arms 4

 

Stonghold would be a castle (Casterly Rock) & figures would be war of the roses types.

If a Kings Landing force would have more spears (Goldcloaks) subsituting for peasants and knights.

 

Tully/Riverlords/Storms End

Number Type Force Points
3 Knights Household Knights 6
2 Riders Lesser knights/mounted men at arms 4
2 Shooters Crossbowmen 6
2 Spears Men at Arms 4
2 Hordes Peasant Levies 4

 

Stonghold would be a castle & figures would be war of the roses types.

 

Stannis Baratheon

Number Type Force Points
1 Magician The Red Lady 4
1 Paladin The Queens Men 4
1 Knights Knights 3
2 Riders Mounted men at arms 4
2 Spears Men at arms 4
3 Hordes Peasant Levies 3

 

Stonghold would be a castle (Casterly Rock) & figures would be war of the roses types.

 

Greyjoys / Iron islands

Number Type Force Points
3 Blades Housecarls 6
3 Warband Warriors 6
3 Shooters Bowmen 6
3 Spears Camp Followers 6

 

Stonghold would be a Longship & figures would be viking types.

 

The Wildlings /Free Folk

Number Type Force Points
1 Behemoth Giants 4
1 Blades Thenn Warriors 2
3 Warbands Spear armed raiders 6
3 Shooters Bow armed raiders 6
6 Hordes Flint armed warriors 6

 

Stonghold would be a wooden stockade & figures would be various ancient barbarian types.

 

Dorne

Number Type Force Points
2 Knights Knights 4
4 Riders Mounted men at arms 8
4 Shooters Household men at arms 8
1 Spears Guard 2
2 Hordes Peasant Levys 2

 

Stonghold would be a middle eastern castle & figures would be Arab crusades/Arabian knights types.

 

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2 comments on “Armies of Westeros :Hordes of the Things Army lists for Song of Fire and Ice/Game of Thrones (Part 1 of 2)

  1. As I’ve just finished the first Game of Thrones book this was very topical for me. And I have more than a few spare figures to build these armies!

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