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[29 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
Commands & Colors Napoleonics Austrian Army Review

The Austrian Army is a Coalition expansion for Commands & Colors Napoleonics.
Prior to the Napoleon wars, the Austrian Empire stretched from Italy to the Netherlands and from Poland to the Balkans. Its Position in the center of Europe, however, made it the perfect target for revolutionary France and in April 1792, France declared war on Austria. The first war lasted for 5 years. Austria renewed the war against France in 1799 and again in 1805, but in both cases was swiftly defeated. In April 1809, judging that Napoleon’s army
was bogged …

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[12 Jul 2013 | No Comment | ]
Gettysburg Badges of Courage (Video Review)

Gettysburg: Badges of Courage employs a game system developed for tactical combat. Infantry, Artillery and Cavalry are led by Division, Corps and Army commanders in a struggle to control terrain features like Little Round Top and Cemetery Ridge

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[11 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Napoleon the Waterloo Campaign 4th Edition (KS Video Preview)

Napoleon is based on the game of the same name that was published by Columbia Games back in the early 1970’s. Napoleon was one of the very early ‘block’ wargames, so good at creating ‘fog-of-war’. The map features point-to-point movement. Each road has a limit to how many troops can pass over it in a given turn. This, combined with limited command control makes planning an essential ingredient of this game.
 
~ Columbia Games

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[15 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Commands and Colors Napoleonics (Unboxing the Second Edition)

Commands & Colors: Napoleonics allows you to re-fight epic battles of the Napoleonic era.

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[12 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Pax Baltica (Video Review)

Great Northern war, a 21-year long war lasted from 1700 to 1721 and ended Sweden’s period as a major power in northern Europe and started Russia’s domination of Eastern Europe.

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[27 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Borodino 1812 (A Video Review)

Borodino was fought between the Army of Imperial Russia and Napoleon’s Grand Armee on September 7 1812.

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[1 Jul 2012 | One Comment | ]
FAB Sicily (A Video Review)

You will choose your invasion beaches after seeing where the Axis player has deployed his units.

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[18 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Hammer of the Scots (A Video Review)

Never trust a Campbell !