One Great Game Three Ways To Play

If you love 28mm skirmish games but don’t want a heavy rule set to wade through and memorize then Mini Gangs is for you! If you want a game to play easily or want get your kids playing table top games then Mini Gangs is for you.

Mini Gangs is a new rule set from Ramshackle Games that combines ease of play with great strategic options resulting in a quick game with loads of depth. Its ideal for short club games, for playing a campaign and for getting beginners into tabletop battle games.

The game was designed to be simple to play. It can be played in three different ways, Gateway, Casual and Hardcore. Gateway is the basic core rules and is designed for beginners and children. Casual is the next level of game. It adds equipment and skills in the form of cards. These are really easy to play with and Casual makes a great choice for laid back gaming sessions. Hardcore adds a full points system and is for more advanced players who want to design forces, scenarios and campaigns.

Mini Gangs can be played in three different ways, each appealing to a different level of gamer.


A simple and easy game for beginners. Mini Gangs Gateway is designed to teach beginners how to play table top strategy games. It great for children of 6 years or older as the simple rules mean its easy to understand. It is also good for adults who have never played model based games before. It teaches all the core concepts that are used in more complex games. It is also free and can be had from our Downloads page!


Casual is a game for easy play and deep strategy. Mini Gangs Casual adds a deck of cards which represent equipment, weapons and skills for your gang. This adds a layer of depth to the basic rules which makes it ideal for quick games. Whilst being simple, Casual makes for rewarding play. Mini Gangs Casual is great for club or gaming groups as it is a fast paced multi player game.

Example Mini Gangs Cards


Mini Gangs Hardcore is a sophisticated in-depth gaming experience. It  features a full points system, campaign rules and scenarios. It expands the game to be a tool for playing any skirmish level encounters with the minimum of inconvenience.

The Full Set

The Mini Gangs Full Set contains everything needed to play with up to four players. THis image shows everything that comes in the set. S0 many great models!

Please check out the posts about each of the game types for more information or visit the web shop.

Mini Gangs Gateway

Mini Gangs Casual

Mini Gangs Hardcore


Mini Gangs Gateway is
free to download
so please have a look at that.



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