ATLANTIC CHASE REVIEW This is the Hexed & Countered review of the 2nd printing of the game Atlantic Chase, designed by Jerry White and published by GMT Games. The game debuted in 2021 and quickly sold out, a sure sign of a
A SOLITAIRE WARGAME Direct Hit Carrier Battle: Philippine Sea is a fantastic solitaire wargame that offers a challenging and immersive gameplay experience. Designed by Jon Southard, this game is a sequel to the venerable & popular Carrier from Victory Games which was
“RETREAT? HELL, WE JUST GOT HERE!” The famous quote at the top, by Capt. Lloyd Williams, USMC was uttered during the Battle of Belleau Wood where the 5th Marine Regiment, attached to the U.S. Army’s 2nd Division, itself part of the American
Flying Pig Games’ “’65: Squad-Level Combat in the Jungles of Vietnam” offers a wide-ranging plethora of tactical scenarios during the Vietnam War.
Most of my current collection is here. Missing are Men of Iron, Enemy Action: Kharkov, Wilderness War and Almoravid. Washington’s War will soon be joining the crowd. Putting out a call for aid: help me pick which game hits my table next!
DOWN IN FLAMES: LOCKED-ON IN THE HANGAR Dan Verssen Games (DVG) has long been a true friend to the solitaire wargamer. The “Leader” series, which stretches back to Dan Verssen’s days at GMT Games in 1991 has been a staple of solid,
MEMORIAL DAY 2022 I created a card set back in 2014 in honor of the 70th anniversary of the Normandy invasion. This set honors the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice as members of the U.S. Armed Forces in the
D-DAY AT TARAWA John Butterfield is a designer who is both well-known and beloved by solitaire wargamers. From the classic Ambush! to the soon-to-be released Enemy Action: Kharkov, Mr. Butterfield has delivered a slew of well-imagined solitaire games that are both
My current collection – the “grognards” are primarily at the bottom, aside from SPI’s ETO game on the top shelf – most of my sports games are in another area “I’ve found myself wondering: ‘Am I getting these to play them,
THE LAST HUNDRED YARDS VOLUME 3 The tactical, squad-level category is an increasingly crowded one. We have the venerable “grandfather” of tactical games in Advanced Squad Leader, which was an evolution of the much simpler Squad Leader. ASL has a massive following