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64-page companion guide covering the history of the game, from its design inspiration and origins to the game Russia Besieged has become today. Complete with two half-sheets of counters and historical variant displays, that will unlock even more value to your copy of Russia Besieged Deluxe by making more variant and optional rules available. [Forum]
The U.S. Naval Institute has announced open access--free digital access to its publications "Proceedings" and "Naval History" through June 2020
MMP is pleased to announce that the long out of print magazine, Out of the Attic Issue 1, is now available for purchase from Wargame Vault. Out of the Attic #1 contains 8 articles and 16 scenarios dedicated to Advanced Squad Leader.
The Ming Voyages and The March of Progress are two of the newest SSG micro wargames,, and both are previewed in The SPIRIT #8 magazine, pg. 32-34. Download this free ezine.
Issue #19 of Suspense & Decision magazine, a PBM magazine in PDF format, has been published. It is a free download for all. Suspense & Decision is a PBM magazine for the 21st Century!
The Crusades: Europe was nearing the peak of the High Middle Ages in the late eleventh century. A growing population supported not only rapid expansion of arable land, but the growth of cities that in turn fostered trade and the arts. In addition to massive cultural changes, the wars had an enormous impact on the conduct of warfare. Joseph Miranda covers that impact in the context of the period's battles and campaigns. The magazine is richly illustrated with maps, diagrams, weapons, and images of people and events. [Forum]
This 75th Anniversary Edition periodical (non-game item) features the invasion day itself being examined beach-by-beach, unit-by-unit, but always with an eye on the bigger picture. Maps and images support each part of the story. Final chapters cover the ensuing battle for the beachhead and the breakout into central France. A map poster is included depicting the entire invasion on one side and a detailed order of battle for all Allied forces on the reverse. [Forum]
Line of Departure Issue 82 is now available. The lead review is of Forgotten Legions from Compass Games, with analyses of Ring of Fire (Moments in History), Oil War ( SPI), Acre (Decision Games), and Tobruk (Avalon Hill). [Forum]
LnLP has signed writer Brad Smith to do series of novels for our WaW85 series. Brad has a writing collection of military stories we highly recommend you try out. Brad is also a game designer and has recently released NATO Air Commander by Hollandspiele.
first issue of Hexes and Soldiers Magazine. The 38 page periodical in hardcopy format is sold out, but the pdf is available and includes articles by Shayne Logan, Adam Starkweather, Stuka Joe, Sean Chick, and Jason Kruse.