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[20 Jan 2015 | No Comment | ]
Toulon

 
 
(from Legion site)
Toulon, 1793 is an operational level wargame for two to seven players, covering the siege of Toulon, in the South of France, between 25 August and 21 December, 1793. It’s area based system covers the entire campaign from the initial landing by Anglo-Spanish forces (at the invitation of the rebel Toulonnaise) through to their evacuation of the town as their ships came under threat from the batteries of the previously unknown Napoleon Bonaparte.
Operation points are at the heart of the system and combined with an innovative combat, loss …

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[27 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
Turning Point

Freeman’s Farm and Lundy’s Lane were Turning Points in the American Revolution and the War of 1812 for America in the formation the United States Army.

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[31 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Wings of War: Famous Aces

Card-based air combat in WWI, accounting for maneuver directly.

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[25 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
Guelphs and Ghibellines

Tactical system similar to Men of Iron, for three battles set in 13th Century Italy.

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[16 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
A Famous Victory/Fields of Glory

Tactical combat in the age of Marlborough, these were supposed to be the start of a big Richard Berg designed series of games

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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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[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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[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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[2 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
Art of Siege – Acre

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’.