Reviews cu

From the Wargamer archives
Review

Mike Dorn gives his impressions on three separate books about the Knights Templar with each book bringing a different spin to coverage on the Knights Templar, and all three offer a wealth of information that assist in the understanding of the Order, though with much different approaches.

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

Live from Origins 2005, The Wargamer's Jim Zabek was among the very first members of the press to try out Avalon Hill's latest iteration of this classic franchise. Check out the detailed screenshots, gameplay explanations, and unit details in this exclusive preview.

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

Winter Fire

30 Jun 2005 0

The Wargamer's Aaron McKenna takes a look at William Trotter's Winter Fire, a book set during the Continuation War of 1941 – 1944 in Finland, following the path of a former orchestral conductor turned unwilling soldier.

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

Stronghold 2

29 Jun 2005 0

At long last, here is conclusive proof that evolution is bogus. Stronghold 2 is one of those rare examples of a sequel that manages, despite seemingly massive technical improvements, several years of development, and a large budget, to be a worse game than it's predecessor.

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

Defiant Russia

24 Jun 2005 0

Can you take Moscow in 1941? It’s the Holy Grail of board wargaming, and Avalanche Press dangles it before players with Defiant Russia. The Wargamer’s Pete Gade plays Percival in his review.

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

Soldier Raj

22 Jun 2005 0

The 18th and 19th centuries saw the steady subjugation of the Indian subcontinent by the British Empire through a combination of war and diplomacy. Can Avalanche Press take its popular Soldier series and adopt it to present this often-bloody arc of history? Al Berke reports.

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

Armies of Exigo

16 Jun 2005 0

Chris Massey once again straps on his trusty blade, smashes a helm onto his big noggin’, and wades into waves of minions in order to recover the truth about Armies of Exigo — or at least a decent review that drops from one of the Beast underlings…

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

Is the world ready for an uncomplicated 3X (Expand, Exploit, Exterminate) science fiction game that provides both space and ground combat at the tactical level? Al Berke grabs some beer and pretzels and sits down with Supremacy: Four Paths to Power.

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

A reasonably solid, broad overview of twenty-two centuries of a place whose people have fundamentally shaped the history of Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Read More
From the Wargamer archives
Review

The Wargamer's long overdue review of the third Combat Mission title has finally been published. Find out how Marty McKone graded Battlefront's latest wargame.

Read More

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84