featured »

Victory Games’ – The Civil War – A Boardgaming Way Review

Victory Games’ – The Civil War – A Boardgaming Way Review

Other November 6, 2014 12

By Tom Thornsen Victory Games – The Civil War Designer: Eric Lee Smith Publisher: Victory Games (1983) In 1983, Victory Games published The Civil War, one of the classic games to cover the entire American Civil War. 

Read More »
It’s Fatdog Time Again !

It’s Fatdog Time Again !

Harvey Mossman November 3, 2014 0

From Harvey Mossman    What Is FatDoG? FaTDoG is the annual Friday After Thanksgiving Day of Gaming.  It started over 15 years ago in my basement when I found myself all alone on the

Read More »
“Dawn of the Zeds – The Director’s Cut” Now Released!

“Dawn of the Zeds – The Director’s Cut” Now Released!

Hermann Luttmann October 31, 2014 0

By the Victory Point Games Staff   This expansion to Hermann Luttmann’s Dawn of the Zeds introduces new heroes, Event cards, Fate cards, and new game pieces that will intensify your Zed-killing experiences. The Director’s Cut adds a nice

Read More »
A Player’s Guide to “Hammerin’ Sickles: Longstreet Attacks at Gettysburg”

A Player’s Guide to “Hammerin’ Sickles: Longstreet Attacks at Gettysburg”

Fred Manzo October 22, 2014 2

Read More »
Galaxy Trucker – A Boardgaming Way Review

Galaxy Trucker – A Boardgaming Way Review

Mitch Freedman October 12, 2014 0

By Mitch Freedman  Trucker’s Guide to the Galaxy Game by Vlaada Chvatll Translation by Jason Holt Published by Rio Grande Games (2007) Its hard to decide just what to call the Trucker’s Guide, which

Read More »
Several Ways with Schlieffen (A Boardgaming Way Review)

Several Ways with Schlieffen (A Boardgaming Way Review)

Paul Comben September 19, 2014 9

By Paul Comben My Five Games of 1914 in France and Belgium This is certainly not a comprehensive list of 1914 titles, as I can think of at least three or four others; but

Read More »
Over Crowded Beaches – A Boardgaming Way Review of “A Spoiled Victory: Dunkirk 1940”

Over Crowded Beaches – A Boardgaming Way Review of “A Spoiled Victory: Dunkirk 1940”

Paul Comben September 17, 2014 1

By Paul Comben Of Little Ships, Long Queues and the Luftwaffe in… “A Spoiled Victory: Dunkirk 1940” Designer: Hermann Luttmann and Paul Fish Publisher: White Dog Games According to some, this is where Hitler

Read More »
1914 – Before the Leaves Fell (An Essay)

1914 – Before the Leaves Fell (An Essay)

Paul Comben September 13, 2014 2

By Paul Comben  An Evaluation of Initial German and French Strategy on the Western Front Like many a student of military history, I spent years believing in something called “The Schlieffen Plan.” It was

Read More »
And Now For Something Completely Different ……

And Now For Something Completely Different ……

Hermann Luttmann September 11, 2014 0

By Hermann Luttmann …. Hammerin’ Sickles, a regimental-scale Gettysburg game! What? You say you already own a dozen Gettysburg games? And you currently have a multitude of games with all sorts of different  tactical American

Read More »
Notes on WBC 2014 – A Photo Essay

Notes on WBC 2014 – A Photo Essay

Fred Manzo August 23, 2014 2

By Fred Manzo   WBC – 2014 The World Boardgaming Championship (WBC) is a gaming convention held in Lancaster, Pennsylvania every summer that a bunch of us from Long Island have been attending for

Read More »