Here I Stand
Wars of the Reformation 1517-1555
Here I Stand: Wars of the Reformation 1517-1555
is the first game in over 25 years to cover the political and religious
conflicts of early 16th Century Europe. Few realize that the greatest
feats of Martin Luther, Jean Calvin, Ignatius Loyola, Henry VIII,
Charles V, Francis I, Suleiman the Magnificent, Ferdinand Magellan,
Hernando Cortes, and Nicolaus Copernicus all fall within this narrow
40-year period of history. This game covers all the action of the
period using a unique card-driven game system that models both the
political and religious conflicts of the period on a single
Here are some details about the game:
Designer: Ed Beach
Current Status: Here I Stand was released in March 2006. After selling out the first printing, it is now back in stock with a deluxe second printing. Click here for our Order page to get information about ordering it from the publisher (GMT Games).
Play Length: Games vary in length from 3-4 hours for a tournament scenario up to full campaign games that run about twice the time.
Number of Players: Rules to play games with 3, 4, or 5 players are also included. The 3-player game is just as well balanced as the standard 6-player configuration, taking advantage of the natural alliances of the period.
Here I Stand! Wars of the Reformation 1517-1555. Copyright © 2006 GMT Games