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Roman Generals in Hannibal: Rome vs. Carthage – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Roman Generals in Hannibal: Rome vs. Carthage – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 3

By Fred Manzo Hannibal: Rome vs. Carthage   Simply put, Hannibal: Rome vs. Carthage is the best strategic Card-Driven Game (CDG) ever produced. To give you some idea of how good it is, old

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Hannibal Ad Portas* – Carthaginian Generals in HRC – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Hannibal Ad Portas* – Carthaginian Generals in HRC – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 0

By Fred Manzo and Gary Andrews Hannibal: Rome vs. Carthage Introduction Hannibal: Rome vs. Carthage is not a balanced game. Undoubtedly this is due to Carthage’s strong initial position and numerous advantages. First, its

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Friedrich: A Boardgaming Way Review

Friedrich: A Boardgaming Way Review

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 1

By Fred Manzo “I begin by taking. I shall find scholars later to demonstrate my perfect right” – Frederick, the Great Designer: Richard Sivel Publisher: Rio Grande Games Friedrich, a war game of the

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Brawling Battleships – Steel: A Card Game Review from The Boardgaming Way

Brawling Battleships – Steel: A Card Game Review from The Boardgaming Way

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 0

By Fred W. Manzo Brawling Battleships – Steel Brawling Battleships was published by Lost Battalion Games back in 2003. It was designed by Bruce Kohrn and the late S. Craig Talyor (of Wooden Ships

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The “Spoiling Attack” in Axis and Allies – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

The “Spoiling Attack” in Axis and Allies – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 0

By Fred Manzo The “Spoiling Attack” in Axis and Allies Another tactic our group has sometimes found useful in Axis and Allies is the “Spoiling Attack.” In my last Axis & Allies strategy article,

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Seizing the Tactical Initiative in Hannibal: Rome vs Carthage – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Seizing the Tactical Initiative in Hannibal: Rome vs Carthage – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 0

By Fred Manzo Hannibal: Rome vs Carthage – Seizing the Tactical Initiative “Strategy without tactics is the slowest route to victory. Tactics without strategy is the noise before defeat.”   – Attributed to Sun Tzu

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Axis and Allies Tactics – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Axis and Allies Tactics – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 0

By Fred Manzo Overview I always liked Axis and Allies. It was one of the famous Game Master series that Milton Bradley published starting back in 1981 (the others in the series were Conquest

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A “Strike of the Eagle” southern strategy – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

A “Strike of the Eagle” southern strategy – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 0

By Fred Manzo A “Strike of the Eagle” southern strategy Introduction One of the many strong points in Strike of the Eagle (SotE) is its ability to provide each player with his own set

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Factional Hannibal: A 4 Player Variant of Hannibal: Rome vs Carthage from The Boadgaming Way

Factional Hannibal: A 4 Player Variant of Hannibal: Rome vs Carthage from The Boadgaming Way

Fred Manzo March 23, 2014 0

By Fred W. Manzo and Gary Andrews Factional Hannibal: A 4 Player Variant of Hannibal: Rome vs Carthage Playtesters: Harvey Mossman, Barry Friedman, Gary Andrews, Ron Herel, Roger Cooper, Stewart Schoenberger and Fred W.

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The Art of Card Driven Game Design – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

The Art of Card Driven Game Design – A Boardgaming Way Analysis

Harvey Mossman March 23, 2014 0

By Gary Andrews, Harvey Mossman and Fred Manzo OR Why Hannibal: Rome vs Carthage is the best Card Driven Game (CDG) ever published   The cards in a CDG wargame are typically used to move armies,  

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