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[17 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Last Chance for Victory

Last Chance for Victory is the next entry in The Gamers’ Line of Battle series (LoB) which simulates the Battle of Gettysburg. It is the second game in the series, following the well received None But Heroes about the Battle of Antietam.

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[1 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Union Pacific

Stock collection and rail building game.

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[2 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Amateurs to Arms

Whole war coverage of the War of 1812 in CDG format.d

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[16 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
1889

18xx game, set in Shikoku Japan. Very tight terrain with fewer trains. Emphasizes the cutthroat nature of a simple (1830 based) ‘xx game.

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[2 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Le Havre

In Le Havre, a player’s turn consists of two parts: First, distribute newly supplied goods onto the offer spaces; then take an action. As an action, players may choose either to take all goods of one type from an offer space or to use one of the available buildings.

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[28 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Franco-Prussian War 40

The series is designed around a small (40) countermix, with cards to represent additional resources. A heavy emphasis on reaction movement and the use of friction to disrupt an enemy’s plans.

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[12 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Lincoln’s War Review

“Lincoln’s War revolves around political influence points which can be used for a variety of purposes. Political influence can be banked, spent on activation, promotion, building naval assets, stockpiling combat resources, or goading a recalcitrant general into action.

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[9 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
Perryville

A small game in the CWB series, covering several what-if scenarios, as well as the historical battle near Perryville, KY on October 8, 1862.

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[8 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
In Their Quiet Fields

Civil War Brigade Series coverage of the Battle of Antietam.

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[26 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
1856

18xx series game set in Upper Canada. Special features include the Canadian Government Railroad, Loans, and a sliding scale of requirements to float.