New from Lock ‘n Load Publishing. Corps Command: Dawn’s Early Light captures the tension of 1985 as a Soviet First Tank Army crosses the border into Germany and strikes into the Eisenbach Gap, seeking to rip open the belly of NATO’s defenses. American and German troops scramble from their bases to try and delay the Soviets, for if they get through, they will drive all the way to the Rhine. Over two thousand tanks will meet in the decisive engagement of the war. Price: $12.99 (PDF download intro price) or preorder printed version for $21.99.
Sean Stevenson @ Armchair General Armchair General looks at the new version of the classic boardgame Fortress America and finds it kept all the elements that made it an instant classic, while providing new playing pieces and some new rules and reducing playing time by placing a 10-turn time limit.
New from Schutze Games. Czechoslovakia Defiant! is a two-player, boxed game covering the hypothetical German invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1938 assuming the Czechs ignored the Munich agreement. Political rules allow for the possibility that a regional conflict will develop. Price: $30. [view Schutze Games catalog]