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[8 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Desert Fox & Trail of the Fox

An operational treatment of the North African theater in World War II. Scale: 16 kilometer hexes, 1 month turns, brigade/regiment scale units.

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[25 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
Canadian Civil War

An abstract political simulation of the struggle for Canada’s future, set under the backdrop of the secession crisis of the ’70′s.

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[11 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
Agincourt Review

Unique design covering the battle of Agincourt – focusing on the morale issues facing the French.

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[25 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
After the Holocaust Video Review

Mainly economic simulation of post-holocaust recovery in the United States. Uses a worker placement system to handle the simplified economy.

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[24 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Road to Richmond

 
9th Wheel of the SPI Blue and Gray Quads (there were two of them). This came out a couple years later.
Simple grand-tactical game on the Seven Days Battles.
Road to Richmond is an extra Blue and Gray Civil War Quad game, first published in Strategy & Tactics magazine #60.
Road to Richmond is a simulation of the engagement between Robert E. Lee’s Army of Nortern Virginia and George B. McClellan’s Army of the Potomc during its change of base to the James River in June and July, 1862. During the union withdrawal, Robert E. Lee proved his strategic …

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[17 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Art of Siege – Sevastopol

The last in a four part series featuring each of these designs. They all are significantly different games, although packaged as a part of the same SPI ‘quad’.

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[8 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Art of Siege – Lille

Third in a four part series featuring each of these designs. They all are significantly different games, although packaged as a part of the same SPI ‘quad’.

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[28 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]
Siege of Constantinople (Video Review)

The magazine ‘fifth wheel’ to the Art of Siege quad, this game covers the successful Ottoman siege of Constantinople.

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[24 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]
Art of Siege – Tyre

A four part series featuring each of these designs. They all are significantly different games, although packaged as a part of the same SPI ‘quad’.

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[19 Oct 2013 | No Comment | ]
The Crusades

A strategic level hex-wargame treatment of the 1st and 3rd Crusades, 1096-1099 and 1190-1192 respectively. The rules for each Crusade share the same basic mechanics however the 3rd Crusade scenario is designed as a two-player only game, while the 1st Crusade scenario is intended for multi-player play, and has additional rules covering diplomatic and economic elements.