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Fire Team

When West End published this title, me and many of my friends put away SPI's FIREFIGHT game for good. This was a very exciting system and t…

Started by Eric Walters

2 Jun 23, 2014
Reply by Andrew L. Cozzi

Imperium Romanum II

This game might be known as the most thorough game on the Wars of the Roman Empire - we recently got a copy, but we played it back when it…

Started by Bill Wood

1 Nov 21, 2012
Reply by Andrew L. Cozzi

St. Lo

A gem of a Joseph Balkoski design from 1986. The designer himself e-mailed me the following, last weekend, in response to a fan letter: ---…

Started by Broadsword

0 Apr 19, 2011

KILLER ANGELS

This was an earlier West End Games title and, if I recall correctly, developed out of Helena Rubenstein's (sp?) masters thesis on the Getty…

Started by Eric Walters

0 Aug 27, 2008

Soldiers

For me, this is still the best man to man combat game ever made. The bid for chit with decreasing reliability of soldiers as you 'push' the…

Started by Bill Wood

1 Aug 27, 2008
Reply by Eric Walters

Air and Armor

If ANYONE wants to part with this one, let me know. The command/control system was one of the best ever, and next to Soldiers, this was WEG…

Started by Bill Wood

1 Aug 27, 2008
Reply by Eric Walters

Tank Leader

I really like this game system. The 'card play' aspect for Command and Control worked nicely, except perhaps maybe being predictable. The…

Started by Bill Wood

1 Aug 27, 2008
Reply by Eric Walters

South Mountain System

Got 'em all still. Shiloh, Chickimauga, and South Mountain. Simple game names - you know what it is about! The Shiloh game is well done.…

Started by Bill Wood

1 Aug 26, 2008
Reply by Bill

St. Lo

A fine study and a serious game on the operations around St. Lo in Normandy, highlighting the operations of the 29th Inf Division. Another…

Started by Bill Wood

0 Aug 25, 2008

Air Cav

I really got into helicopter based tactical sims at one time - Air Cav being the end of the line that began with OSG's Air Cobra. The heli…

Started by Bill Wood

0 Aug 25, 2008

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