This is a time of war on a Galactic scale. The mighty and vengeful battle fleets of the United Colonies of Mankind are ranged against those of the dreaded alien Scourge, vile overlords of humanity’s once greatest homelands– the seven Cradle Worlds and Earth itself. The Colonies are on the offensive, the will of their entire species bent on recapturing those territories lost to the enemy over 160 years ago. This grand endeavour is known as the Reconquest and is the greatest military enterprise in the history of mankind. To understand how this conflagration of devastation and slaughter arose, one must look back to a peaceful, decadent time in mankind’s past – a glorious epoch that would soon be shattered by apocalyptic invasion…


Dropfleet Commander is a tabletop miniatures war-game for fighting orbital invasion battles and escort fleet engagements in the Dropzone Commander universe. Players take on the role of admirals and captains commanding their ships as they shoot and manoeuvre, victory belongs to the commander that can triumph both in orbit and by claiming the key areas of the planet below.


In Dropfleet miniatures means one thing – ships; big ships, little ships, swarming fighters, kill-hungry bombers, torpedoes, drones, space stations, satellites and more. The game is played with 1:9150 (0.2mm) scale ship miniatures of the finest detail available. The majority of the range is in multi-part hard plastic and offers a tremendous degree of customisability and flexibility and come with clear construction guides. Some of the game’s largest ships are cast in high quality impact resistant resin, free of troublesome mold release for easy assembly and painting.


Dropfleet Commander is designed as a competitive and balanced game, playable in friendly, campaign or competitive setting with equal enjoyment for players at all levels. Gamers are encouraged to use every tactic and ruse they can within the rules to conquer the Cradle worlds for their faction and win the day. However, it is important to note that sportsmanship is key in any game, and players are urged to keep the fun and fair mindedness in all aspects of their game-play.