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LATEST UPDATES

Publisher: Ventonuovo Games

Date: 30-Oct-2014
Blocks in Afrika Release Date: 10/31/2014!
Over 400 copies sold in pre-order! Ventonuovo is now disclosing the pre-order bonus: the BITE Chrome NATO Edition stickers, the Afrika is Lost/Afrika is Axis 3D, double laminated, UV Matted card. Check the Ventonuovo web site for the most updated information about Blocks in Afrika!.
Publisher: Wargame Replays

Date: 30-Oct-2014
Kingdom of Heaven PBEM Tournament Starting Soon!
Hear Ye! Hear Ye! Announcing the inaugural 2015 Kingdom of Heaven PBEM Tournament starting in January 2015. You can sign up by Sending an email to btb@wargamereplays.com. New players are encouraged to participate!
Game: Dawn of the Zeds: 2nd Edition

Publisher: Victory Point Games
Date: 30-Oct-2014
Game Expansion #1 - The Director's Cut
Much anticipated by the beleaguered residents of Farmingdale who were hoping for a glimpse of salvation, Dawn of the Zeds: The Director's Cut instead delivers all sorts of new evil, mayhem, and, yes, a small bit of relief for those Zeds players everywhere exhausted by the never-ending onslaught.
Game: Kingdom of Heaven

Publisher: Multiman Publishing
Date: 30-Oct-2014
Alek Pesic: New Scenarios (Zip)
Thanks to Alek Pesic for putting together this package. It contains Kingdom of Heaven's original 9 scenarios condensed to one page each. In addition, there are 3 new scenarios, "Counter-Crusade", "Defender of the Outremer", and "Guardian of the Holy Tomb", complete with PDF of required additional cards and counters. Nice package for fans of the game.
Game: Peter the Great

Publisher: 3W
Date: 28-Oct-2014
Enrico Viglino: Video Review
A somewhat diminished deluge of information, by Enrico Viglino, about Peter the Great from back in the days when a magazine AND game costs $7.95…
Game: Supremacy 2020

Publisher: Command Post Games
Date: 28-Oct-2014
Games on Tables: Strategy
The latest in a series of strategy articles for the new version of Supremacy, written by Marshall. Looking forward to this game's release…
Game: Where Eagles Dare

Publisher: Multiman Publishing
Date: 28-Oct-2014
Games from the Front: Replay (cont'd)
Thought it was about time to check in again with Ty Snouffer and his on-going Where Eagles Dare campaign game AAR.
Game: Pike and Shot

Publisher: Slitherine
Date: 28-Oct-2014
Armchair General: Review
Review of Slitherine/Matrix recent offering: Pike and Shot, written by Patrick Baker for Armchair General.
Game: Fardh al-Qanoon

Publisher: Robert Hossal
Date: 26-Oct-2014
SmartWar: Free Print & Play Game
Free print & play counterinsurgency game designed and published by Robert Hossal on his "SmartWar" blog. The game was published in 2012, but I just became aware of it recently. Looking forward to giving it a test-run…
Game: Fire in the Lake

Publisher: GMT Games
Date: 26-Oct-2014
Arthur Switalski: Player Aid (PDF)
Outstanding and most useful player aid, definitely from the "one that should have been in the box" category. Thanks to Arthur Switalski for his efforts in creating, and generosity in sharing, this handy reference card.
Game: 1944: Race to the Rhine

Publisher: Phalanx Games Polska
Date: 26-Oct-2014
Marco Arnaudo: Video Review
Excellent video review by Marco Arnaudo about this interesting looking strategy game (with a miltary theme).
Game: Vietnam: 1965-1975

Publisher: Victory Games
Date: 26-Oct-2014
Hexsides and Hand Grenades: Replay (Part II)
The stage is set... the campaign game is set up, initial forces are in place, and the "Cold War" is about to go "hot" again in the jungles of Vietnam. Ongoing campaign game reports by Brad, at the Hexsides and Hand Grenades blog, should be interesting.
Game: Fire in the Lake

Publisher: GMT Games
Date: 26-Oct-2014
Grogheads: Review
Nice review of "Fire in the Lake", penned by Michael Eckenfels for Grogheads.
Grognard Challenge Time!

 
Date: 26-Oct-2014
New Challenge Clues! Last Challenge Results!
See the graphic clues for the new (26-Oct-2014) Challenge and the winners for the last Challenge.
Game: Carthage: The First Punic War

Publisher: GMT Games
Date: 24-Oct-2014
Big Board Gaming: Pictorial Essay AAR (Turn 1)
Kevin Sharp posts one of his "Pictorial Essay AARs" on Carthage: The First Punic War, titled "1ST PUNIC WAR 264 B.C. TURN 1 [REBOOT]". Always interesting, and always entertaining.
Game: Twilight Struggle

Publisher: GMT Games
Date: 23-Oct-2014
C3I Ops Center: Lenny S. Twilight Struggle Obsession
A little comic relief compliments of C3I Ops Center, Lenny S., and Photoshop…
Publisher: Hunted Cow Studios
Date: 22-Oct-2014
New Release from Hunted Cow Studio
Hunted Cow Studios are pleased to announce the release of Peninsula War Battles for iPhone and iPad. (Mac version to follow shortly).
Game: Psycho Raiders

Publisher: Emperors of Eternal Evil
Date: 22-Oct-2014
Enrico Viglino: Review/AAR
In depth coverage of Psycho Raiders by Enrico Viglino. Allowing a Halloween-themed game just this one time… now that Enrico has promised there will be no Christmas-themed game review this year.
Publisher: Grognard Simulations
Date: 21-Oct-2014
Grognard Simulations: Publisher Flyer for October 2014
Check out the October 2014 flyer for Grognard Simulations. See what's latest and greatest coming from the workbench of Chris Fasulo Sr.
Game: Vietnam: 1965-1975

Publisher: Victory Games
Date: 21-Oct-2014
Hexsides and Hand Grenades: Replay
Brad, at the Hexsides and Hand Grenades blog, has decided to move from the minor leagues to the majors, and kicks off a campaign game of Vietnam: 1965-1975. This first installment tracks the opening US/ARVN setup. He's weakening already at the thought of getting through a full campaign game, so send some encouragement...
Game: Fire in the Lake

Publisher: GMT Games
Date: 17-Oct-2014
Enrico Viglino: Video Coverage
The full spectrum video coverage that we've come to expect from Enrico Viglino applied to GMT's recent effort Fire in the Lake.
Game: Firepower

Publisher: Avalon Hill
Date: 17-Oct-2014
Hexsides and Hand Grenades: Replay
The last in a series of articles on Brad's replay of a custom Firepower scenario that challenges American Special Ops units to rescue hostages from a Libyan terrorist camp. Makes you want to dust off your copy of "Firepower" and put it on the table...
Game: Tigers at Minsk

Publisher: Battlefields and Warriors
Date: 17-Oct-2014
Battlefields and Warriors: Replay
Norm, at the Battlefields and Warriors blog, takes us on a guided tour of his "Tigers at Minsk" miniatures rules in action. Excellent AAR and demonstration of his new campaign rules.
Game: Gauntlet: Operation Pedestal

Publisher: High Flying Dice Games
Date: 17-Oct-2014
Armchair General: Review
A fair but tepid review of HFD's "Gauntlet: Operation Pedestal" penned by Scott R. Krol for Armchair General. Scott tells us what he likes, what he doesn't like, and why.
Game: Down in Flames - Aces High

Series: Down in Flames
Publisher: Dan Verssen Games
Date: 14-Oct-2014
Stuka Joe: Video Review
Wonderfully entertaining and informative review by Stuka Joe.
Game: Advanced Squad Leader

Publisher: Avalon Hill
Date: 14-Oct-2014
Hong Kong Wargamer: Replay/AAR
Jackson Kwan takes on the formidable task of leading an Imperial Japanese Army amphibious assault on the Philippines in December of 1941… not for the feint of heart. Great read with nice supporting graphics.


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