Home » Archive

Articles tagged with: Germans

Headline, Reviews/Tutorials »

[26 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Roads to Moscow Review

Roads to Moscow is a two-player game depicting battles in the Soviet Union during the drive on Moscow in October 1941. The two separate battles shown in this game are named for the main objective city on each map, Mozhaysk to the west of Moscow, and Mtsensk to the south. Perhaps the most dramatic of the many desperate battles fought in front of Moscow, these two battles combined all the elements of the great struggle. The Germans have an excellent fighting machine but are short on fuel and time. They must …

Featured, Reviews/Tutorials »

[2 Apr 2014 | One Comment | ]
Operation Battleaxe: Wavell vs. Rommel, 1941 Review

Operation Battleaxe is a quick-playing depiction of the June 1941 Allied offensive in the North African desert.

Featured, Role Playing Games »

[10 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Bravery in the Sand Review

Bravery in the Sand is a two-player game that covers the major part of the battle known as Operation Crusader in North Africa during World War Two. Covering the period from November 20 to December 3, 1941, players assume the roles of the Axis and Commonwealth generals to determine who will be victorious in this battle.

Featured, Reviews/Tutorials »

[16 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Anzio the Fight for the Beachhead (Video Review)

Anzio: The Fight For The Beachhead is a solitaire or two-player mini-game that simulates at the division level the battle of Anzio.

Featured, Reviews/Tutorials »

[4 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Battle for Stalingrad (Tutorial)

The Battle for Stalingrad lasted 200 days, from July 17, 1942 to February 2, 1943. Hitler himself had ordered the capture of the key Soviet city, and his armies were determined to carry out his orders. Opposing the German armies were the civilians and armed forces of Russia. In desperate house-to-house fighting the two sides fought, bleed, and froze in the chilling Russian winter.

Featured, Reviews/Tutorials »

[4 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]
Fighting Eagles (A Video Review)

Fighting Eagles uses a simple game system to simulate the air battles of 1918 fought between the American and German air forces. Based on Rohrbaugh’s Showtime Hanoi design, players will play head-to-head matches pitting several Allied aircraft vs. their German counterparts.

Headline, Reviews/Tutorials »

[30 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Battle for Stalingard (Video Preview)

The Battle for Stalingrad lasted 200 days, from July 17, 1942 to February 2, 1943. Hitler himself had ordered the capture of the key Soviet city, and his armies were determined to carry out his orders. Opposing the German armies were the civilians and armed forces of Russia. In desperate house-to-house fighting the two sides fought, bleed, and froze in the chilling Russian winter.

Headline, Reviews/Tutorials »

[23 Mar 2013 | No Comment | ]
Into the Bastards! (Video Review)

April 1918 – The German Michael offensive, launched in Picardy, is peaking. Reaching the gates of Amiens, the Kaiser’s troops threaten to definitively breakthrough the Allied Lines.

Blogs, Featured »

[5 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Unboxing Awakening the Bear 2nd ed.

The first game in the series, Awakening the Bear! – Russia 1941-1942, takes you to the eastern front during Operation Barbarossa, the German invasion of Russia.

Featured, Reviews/Tutorials »

[30 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
Cassino ’44 (Overview of Rulebook)

Operation Diadem follows the unsuccessful attacks on the Gustav Line during the winter of 1943-1944. Confronted by the Allies, the German units remain determined and give up nothing.