Battle Line


Command the Greeks or the Persians and seek to tactically defeat your opponent in the classic Reiner Knizia card game Battle Line.

The ancient battlefield awaits.  The Greeks, led by Alexander the Great, and the Persians, under Darius III, organise their formations and charge…

In Battle Line, players take on the role of ancient commanders seeking to tactically defeat their opponent by using cards to fight in organised formations.

Each formation enters into combat with its opposite, each player trying to create a breakthrough with stronger units and special tactics.

A classic card game for two players, you can lead your ancient civilisation to victory in Battle Line!

Designer:  Reiner Knizia
Publisher:  GMT Games
Player numbers:  2 players
Recommended Age:  12+
Game Time:  30 mins

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Product Contents:

  • 1 set of rules
  • 9 pawns/flags
  • 10 tactics cards (Alexander, Companion Cavalry, Darius, Deserter, Fog, Mud, Redeploy, Scout, Shield Bearers, Traitor)
  • 60 troop cards (numbered 1 to 10 in six different colors)

Card sleeve information if you wish to sleeve the cards in this product:

70 cards. Fantasy Flight sleeve size: Standard Card Game – Gray (FFS05, 50/pack) – (2-1/2″ x 3-1/2″ – 63.5 x 88mm)


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