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Spotlight Articles

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

Part 7. The History of The Avalon Hill Game Company 1986-1991

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"Avalon Hill, after a big surge in the late 70s until the mid-80s was on a roll. But little did anyone know, the company would soon enter a decline that would eventually lead to the end of the company. In this episode, we explore the beginning of the end of Avalon Hill." Legendary Tactics

Poster: Robert Holifield
Post Date: 7/14/2024

ConsimWorld Expo 2024

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CSW Expo is an organized gaming event that provides a memorable gaming experience. With 24 years of experience in game conventions, our venue format is the perfect blueprint for celebrating wargaming with newcomers, experienced gamers, designers, and publishers alike. A full week event, July 12-20, 2024. Tempe, AZ.

Poster: Robert Holifield
Post Date: 7/9/2024

Next batch of figures

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"Xyston figures. My goodness, they are a treat to paint." Prufrock is painting, with a couple nice photos! "...it has been nice to come back home to practical hobbying and feel like you are getting somewhere in at least one aspect of your life!"

Poster: Doug Holt
Post Date: 7/1/2024

The winners of the 2024 Charles S. Roberts Awards for Excellence in Conflict Simulation Games have been announced.

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Here are the best games released in the calendar year 2023. These games are exhibits of the highest standards of excellence in design and execution.

Poster: Robert Holifield
Post Date: 6/30/2024

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Gaming Conventions

Gaming Conventions

Another new feature for Grognard.com, the Gaming Convention calendar will make it a snap to keep up with all the latest gaming conventions in your area. But we need your gaming convention information, so please contribute.

Grognard News

Grognard Challenge - Expanded Room for Comments! (6/25/2023)

The Comments entry area has been resized to 512 characters.

Grognard Opponents Wanted (9/14/2022)

New Opponents Wanted function. You can now set your ad expiration date, up to one year. Requires site registration.

Gaming Conventions

New Gaming Conventions calendar. You can see all upcoming gaming conventions worldwide.

If you are sponsoring a board gaming convention of some type, or know of one that is not listed on Grognard.com, then please contact us and let us know!

Gaming Clubs/Organziations

New Gaming Clubs/Organizations listing. You can search for existing gaming clubs worldwide.

If you belong to a gaming club, or know of one, please drop us a line and let us know so we can get it listed on Grognard.com!

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.

Fast, simple, not expensive, little errata, but only reasonably fun. (War game Review)

In his review on BoardGameGeek, Brendan Whyte first turns a critical eye towards the components and rules and lists their shortcomings. Game play fares better: “…the game is fast and quite fun”. Whyte then goes into comprehensive details covering game mechanics and spares no criticism for the game opponent (AI). His discussion concerning solitaire board games vs solitaire computer games is very interesting.

PE TANG 1900 Q&A with Marco Campari

Some Q & A between myself and Marco Campari, designer of Pe Tang 1900 from Lumaca Games.

PE TANG 1900 Strategy Tips

This is the strategy I developed after playing Pe Tang 1900 from Lumaca Games.

PE TANG 1900 Optional Line of Sight Table

Here is an optional table to make it a little more difficult to eliminate the Boxer artillery.

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S T U V W X Y Z '-9

Game: Eagles: Waterloo 1815


Publisher: Columbia Games
Game Type: Card
Designer(s): Tom Dalgliesh
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The game recreates Napoleon's Waterloo campaign in 1815. Four battles can be played: Ligny, Wavre, Quatre Bras and Waterloo plus the full campaign including a fictitious battle of Charleroi. The Gold Edition has 300 cards with a total of 900 variants (Gold, Silver and Bronze). There are also Battle Decks with 60 or 120 cards for each battle representing the French, British, Dutch and Prussian regiments and leaders. The regimental uniforms and the portraits of the generals are historically accurate, providing the Napoleonic war buff with a detailed, graphical, order of battle for the Waterloo campaign. Card identities are printed in French, English, Dutch, or German depending on the nationality of the regiment. Published in 1995.


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Date: 7/8/2024
Poster: Robert Holifield
Columbia Games Rules for combining Eagles with Napoleon

The Eagles card game is a more detailed version of the battle system in Napoleon. Both games can be combined with these rules to give each more depth, adding strategic play to Eagles, and tactical details to Napoleon (2013, Version 4.0)
Web Link
Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
Complete Card List

Thanks to Walter O'Hara for providing this complete list of cards for Eagle: Waterloo 1815.
Grognard Hosted
Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
Partial Eagles - Battle of Waterloo Replay

Thanks to Greg Nichols and Tony Charles for sharing this. (Jan 1996)
Grognard Hosted
Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
A Player Review

After a few plays Greg Nichols shares his impressions of the game with Dave Blizzard. (Jan 1996)
Grognard Hosted
Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
Eagles: Waterloo 1815 FAQ

Plymouth State College Gaming Club provided this FAQ (Feb 1996). We thank Archive.org for preserving this web site.
Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
Card Distribution for Historical Battles

Eagles: Waterloo 1815 enthusiast Greg Nichols furnishes us with a Complete Card Distribution Chart with Key for the Historical Battles (Quatre-Bras, Ligny, Wavre and Waterloo).
Grognard Hosted
Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
Combat Results Table

Doug Adams of Melbourne, Australia presents his Combat Results Table and a bit of humor over its construction. (Apr 1997)
Grognard Hosted
Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
Review of First Time Playthrough.

Andrew Walters gives us a replay and a review of his first time playing the game and it was with his brother Scott as the opponent.
Grognard Hosted
Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
Official Website

Columbia Games webpage for the Gold Edition of Eagles: Waterloo 1815
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Date: 9/3/2022
Poster: Mark D.
Game Review

Seth Owens reviews Eagles: Waterloo 1815 in a favorable light on BoardGameGeek. (May 2008)
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