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Bill casts his critical eye over the new edition of this classic ACW-era wargame, and is here to give you an introduction...

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Wars of Napoleon tutorial videos released

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Award winning title Flashpoint Campaigns: Red Storm has expanded to include updated material from the original Flashpoint game, Flashpoint Germany.

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Unless your current residence consists of living under a rock somewhere, you likely know that this year, 2015, is the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. And as expected there have been more than a plethora of books, films and games gracing the public to honor the event. It is within this environment that NORBSOFTDEV (NSD) has thrown its hat into the ring by expanding its very well received Scourge of War (SOW) series to include Wellington and Napoleon doing battle on 18 June 1815 once more near the sleepy hamlets of la Belle Alliance and Waterloo. In doing so they have taken a plunge into the unknown as the Napoleonic Wars were vastly different in almost every conceivable way than the American Civil War. Thus there were undoubtedly many opportunities to stumble

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OK, it’s not a new game but it’s a biggie game and one with a significant discount of 30% so if you’re a fan of these big strategic games, but don’t yet have this one, now must be a good time to have a punt. Ypu can always check out our review from back in 2011 and see what Jim Cobb had to say about it before you buy.

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Amazingly, one of the defining moments in the twentieth century has gone virtually unnoticed by the gaming industry. The Russian Revolution and Civil War has, in the main, only been touched on in scenarios for games like The Operational Art of War, however, Revolution Under Siege covers the whole shooting match.

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With all the excitement around the 200th anniversary of Waterloo last week we managed to miss this announcement from Matrix Games – there is a Gold version of Revolution Under Siege coming with some significant updates included.

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As announced today at Slitherine HQ there is a simultaneous refight of the decisive battle using the recently released Scourge of War: Waterloo PC game and the Field of Glory: Napoleonic miniature wargames rules.

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Those who follow us on Twitter (and if not, why not … @Wargamerdotcom) you will have seen a few pictures of a miniatures wargame being set up on a large table all bearing a resemblance to a certain battlefield that was of some importance 200 years ago tomorrow …

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Western Civilization Software’s Forge of Freedom is the best grand strategy game of the American Civil War, delving into all aspects of nations at war. However, the tactical mode is extremely abstract. The developer seeks to remedy this with a tactical game, Brother against Brother –The Drawing of the Sword. However, the computer gaming pool is crowded with tactical American Civil War games. What would make this game float or not be eaten by the sharks?

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