Outstanding articles that are not necessarily linked to one particular game, but may have broad appeal to gamers.
Look for not one but two full campaign game demonstrations at ConsimWorld 2015 hosted by designer Frank Chadwick, developer Lance McMillan, and publisher Alan Emrich.
Starting new theory about the demise of Alexander the Great presented by Davis Sharp in this 9th grade history report, posted on his dad's blog "Big Board Gaming". Must read all the way to the end…
Professor and students at the University of Exeter recently ran a classroom simulation of the Syrian refugee crisis. Students played the roles of the Lebanese Prime Minister, plus several cabinet ministers, various UN agencies (UNHCR, UNRWA, etc.), Human Rights Watch, the UE ambassador, and the refugees themselves....
Think about wargame features that you’ve seen appear in games over the past 5-15 years (or as Grogs tend to say: “only just recently”). What’s your favorite “innovation” over that time period?
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.
In addition to our links to great content all around the internet, expect to see more Grognard.com "originals" in the future.
Mark D. shows us how to do "Fire Combat" in Combat Leader, designed by Gary Graber and published by Minden Games.
"It's Tough Down South" - An in-depth review of Tarleton's Quarter!, Against the Odds game of the American Revolution in the southern colonies. Penned by Mark D. for Grognard.com.
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.
Have a look at the graphics for the latest Challenge and see past solutions and contest winners.