Hoplite is a solid entry into the world of wargaming the ancient Persian/Hellenic eraand is surely worthy of consideration by anyone interested in the period. There's plenty of meat to chew on with Berg and Herman's design and once you've finished a scenario you'll feel like you've been leading armies across the battlefields of the 4th and 5th century BCE.
A new wargaming company has arrived on the scene and promises plenty of serious simulation action. The Historical Game Company is currently offering three new titles (with a slew of other on the way) including Stalingrad Solitaire, Juarista!: The French Intervention In Mexico, and Fields of Battle Volume One: The Great Northern War. Rumor has […]
Gamers who like fast paced science fiction action should get a kick out of Hull Breach. Since there's a bit of deck design involved, CCG players should dig the title as well. Hull Breach is fun but it's missing a little something extra which would push the game past just deploying ships and battling it out.
Jeff Billings shares a peek at the Sergeants Miniatures Game right from the floor of the Origins Game Fair. To learn even more about the system and other releases, both available now and on the horizon from Lost Battalion Games, be sure to check out my audio interview with Jeff right here!
Jeff Billings sits down to talk about the Lost Battalion Games line up, especially the Sergeants Miniatures Game. You'll learn many of the ins and outs of the miniatures game as well as hear about what's on the horizon, including the launch of a brand new division of the company.
While Catalyst Game Labs has had plenty of success with titles like Shadowrun and Battletech, their steampunk, airborne battleship game Leviathans has been plagued with one problem after another. Originally delayed over a year after it’s initial indicated release date, the small print run did sell out but convoluted rules, long play time, soft mini […]
Two Hermann Luttman designs have arrived on the P500 pre-order program over at GMT Games. Visitors to TGG know Hermann is one of our favorite designers and both of these historical wargames look like they’ll be excellent additions to any wargamer’s collection! From GMT: Hammerin’ Sickles: Longstreet Attacks at Gettysburg Hammerin’ Sickles: Longstreet Attacks at Gettysburg is […]
While some may not appreciate so much of C:TSLW left to the whims of chance, I like the design because each time you play the experience is sure to be different; a plan of action which leads to victory in one game may turn out to be completely ineffective the next. C:TSLW also provides a good historical feel without resorting to the usual design trappings which normally leaves a predetermined, plotted taste in one’s mouth.
If you’re itching for some solitaire American Civil War action you might want to take a look at the latest release from White Dog Games: The Confederate Rebellion. You may assume from the title, you’ll be placed at the head of the Confederate States of America but you know what happens when you assume… In fact […]