Spotlight Articles

Outstanding articles that are not necessarily linked to one particular game, but may have broad appeal to gamers.

Reflections on (another) McGill megagame

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This year's rules "...facilitated the sort of creative, emergent gameplay that is at the heart of a successful megagame." Rex Brynen of Paxsims gives an AAR on the War in Binni Megagame, held at McGill University on February 11th . Apparently the event was a great success, and had a strange twist: "Little did the players know that, hidden among the participants were a small group of secret cultists."

War Gaming Must Get Red Right

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"An expert in-house adversary is a powerful tool for the fleet." Captain Dale Rielage, U.S. Navy, sheds light on how the Navy is acting on the renewed U.S. military interest in wargaming, "If war gaming is to realize its potential, we must get Red right."

Yaah! 8 - A Look Inside

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Brad, of "Hexsides and Hand Grenades" fame, had the opportunity to fill in as guest editor of Yaah! magazine. He shares the experience with us in his latest article...

Stuka Joe - The Case for Sequence of Play Cards

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First video in a series that discusses the use of Sequence of Play cards in board wargames. Sequence of play cards can ease the learning curve of complex, multi-phased wargames. In addition, they can contain relevant charts and tables on them, saving the player a trip to the player aid card...

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Grognard News

Decision Games Errata

A treasure trove (i.e. "backlog") of old Decision Games errata has been entrusted to me for publication. Please check back often over the next few weeks for new items on your favorite Decision Games titles.

New Search Features

Now you can search for specific games (or games by publisher) using the new Game Search feature, located at the top right corner of the this page. In addition you can now harness the power of Google to search the entire Grognard.com site for any specific information you'd like. Just enter a search word or phrase into the Google box labeled "Search All of Grognard.com" and click magnifying glass button. Search features will continue to be improved and enhanced going forward so check back often to see the latest stuff.

Grognard Originals

In addition to our links to great content all around the internet, expect to see more Grognard.com "originals" in the future.

The U.S. Civil War: Game Replay - Part 3

The 3rd and final session in the replay series, covering game turns 6 through 8, Summer and Fall of 1862. Harvey Mossman plays the Union and Mark D. the Confederates. Written by Mark D. for Grognard.com.

The U.S. Civil War: Game Replay - Part 2

Continuing with the full campaign game of "The U.S. Civil War". We have completed 5 full turns, i.e. through the Spring 1862 turn, and the Confederates are still hanging in there. This is the second installment, penned by Mark D. for Grognard.com, which covers game turns 3, 4 and 5.

The U.S. Civil War: Game Replay - Part 1

We started a new campaign game of "The U.S. Civil War" last Sunday and I'm going to attempt to submit a brief replay summary each week. This first installment, penned by Mark D. for Grognard.com, covers the first two turns of the game (Summer 1861)

Grognard.com: No Safe Harbor Review

Mark D. pens a review of Paul Rohrbaugh's "No Safe Harbor: The Raid on Darwin", published by Against the Odds/LPS.

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Game: For the People
Publisher: Avalon Hill

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Poster: Mark D.
preview

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preview

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reviews

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official website

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Q&A

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Poster: Mark D.
variant

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Poster: Mark D.
variant

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Poster: Mark D.
review (in French)

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Poster: Mark D.
variants

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Poster: Mark D.
variant

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Poster: Mark D.
variant

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Poster: Mark D.
discussion board

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Poster: Mark D.
Confederate strategy

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Poster: Mark D.
review

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Poster: Mark D.
PBEM site

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Poster: Mark D.
PBEM aide

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Poster: Mark D.
differences between AH and GMT editions

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Poster: Mark D.
PBEM aide (GMT edition)

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Poster: Mark D.
card list (PDF file, GMT edition)

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Poster: Mark D.
official rules (GMT ed)

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Poster: Mark D.
replay/errata (GMT ed.)

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Poster: Mark D.
official Italian rules translation (GMT ed., PDF file)

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Poster: Mark D.
variant

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Poster: Mark D.
official Japanese rules translation (GMT ed., zipped PDF file)

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Poster: Mark D.
PBEM ladder

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Poster: Mark D.
battle calculator (Excel file)

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Poster: Mark D.
leader list (Excel file)

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Poster: Mark D.
card list for updated GMT ed. (text)

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Poster: Mark D.
card list for updated GMT ed. (PDF)

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Poster: Mark D.
official Spanish rules translation (GMT ed., PDF file)

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Poster: Mark D.
2006 reprint changes

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Poster: Mark D.
review

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Poster: Mark D.
review

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Poster: Mark D.
comparative review

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Poster: Mark D.
PBEM ladder

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Poster: Mark D.
review

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Poster: Mark D.
video review

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Poster: Mark D.
replay