Outstanding articles that are not necessarily linked to one particular game, but may have broad appeal to gamers.
Michael Peck, writing for the "National Interest", lists lessons from the past that still apply today, and reminds us that the Battle of the Bulge does still matter...
The latest in the Grogheads series of Battle Lab articles, this article attempts to answer the thorny questions: "How does intel work in board wargaming?" and "How could it work?"...
Michael Stevenson, writing for Armchair General, takes us down memory lane to revisit the GameMaster series of the 1980s. A must-read for gamers of all ages. (I can't tell you how badly I want a copy of "Broadsides and Boarding Parties" now! I don't care if it was the weak link in the series...)
Part 4 of an ongoing series showcasing the game development process of graduate student Alex Langer, and his ongoing journey to create a workable simulation for the current Syrian Civil War...
Site viewership is increasing and the overwhelming majority of the responses to
the site design changes have been positive. Thanks for being patient
as the site is gradually being modernized.
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.
2013 Charles S. Roberts Awards
Grognard.com presents the list of
potential nominees for the 2013 Charles S. Roberts Awards, posted here for public comments, corrections, etc.
Check out the mobile version of Grognard.com using your iPhone, Android or Windows Phone. The mobile site
is the first to use the new database for game searches. If you want to access features or information not yet available
on the mobile site, click the "Go To Main Site" link to return to the standard Grognard.com site.
In addition to our links to great content all around the internet, expect to see more Grognard.com "originals" in the future.
I've been enjoying the InsideGMT blog, and wanted to contribute something. I now have the honor of authoring the very first Strategy article on the site. Please take a look at my article "Perfect Openings: First Turn VC Strategy"… and maybe contribute one of your own "Perfect" moves... - Mark D.
Player aid/worksheet that contains (1) improved MF Allocations for weapons systems, Crisis Areas and R&D. Second worksheet also contains new Bomber usage chart and MIRV'd missiles chart. Created by Mark D. for Grognard.com.
Mark D. provides first impressions of the game and offers a player aid to help with the stickers.
Review of Legion Wargames title "Dien Bien Phu: The Final Gamble", written by Mark D. for Grognard.com.
Have a look at the graphics for the latest Challenge and see past solutions and contest winners.