wargame

TDG: Hammer of the Scots

Apr
03

Did you enjoy Screwdriver of the French and Sandblaster of the Portuguese? Then have I got the game for you! Join Cody as he takes a look at this historical block wargame from Columbia Games. You may be able to take my dice, but you'll never take- MY FREEEEEDOOOMMMM!!!!

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TDG: 1812: The Invasion of Canada

Mar
17

It's safe to say that if America lost the War of 1812, we'd all be speaking English right now. Join Cody as he explores that long ago conflict in board game form, from Academy Games, and learns to always be leery of the lingering Canadian threat.

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TDG: Athens & Sparta

Mar
06

How can you see in the dark while jumping up and down on one foot? With a Hoplite. Get it? Anyway, join Cody as he explores this game of ancient warfare from Columbia Games. But will you have a Helot of a good time, or will it feel like a Marathon?

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TDG: Friedrich

Jan
29

How did they fight the Seven Years' War? With playing cards! No joke- check out this classic wargame of maneuver, bluff, and attack from Rio Grande Games. Will it be Frederick's greatest triumph? Or will it be a seven years' snore? Cody takes a look!

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TDG: The U.S. Civil War

Dec
30

Here's a little known fact: Did you know that in 1861 the United States had a Civil War- over a century before Marvel did? Join Cody as he learns tons of historical goodies like that in this hex and counter wargame from GMT Games. Horrah for the Bonnie Blue game board!

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TDG: Napoleon: The Waterloo Campaign, 4th Ed.

Aug
07

Hey kids, Napoleon's back, and this time it's personal! Maybe it should be called "Napoleon: The Revenge!" In any event, this wargame from Columbia Games recreates the epic struggle between the returned French emperor and desperate Allies, led by Wellington and Blucher. Will history repeat itself? You decide!

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TDG: Clockwork Wars

Jul
31

Rhinos, Chimpanzees, dogs, and humans, oh my!!! Join Cody as he looks at this euro/combat hybrid from Eagle-Gryphon Games. Will it bring out the animal in you, or will it leave you a real steamed punk!

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Churchill and Triumph & Tragedy Written Reviews Added

Mar
24

Written reviews for Churchill and Triumph & Tragedy have been added to our Deseret News reviews page.

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TDG: All Things Zombie: Reloaded

Dec
09

Let's face it, there are some zombie games out there that are just about some things zombie. Does this one really cover everything? Cody takes a look at this horror-filled romp from Lock 'n Load Publishing.

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TDG: Triumph & Tragedy

Sep
29

World War II was the most destructive event in world history. It also led to some really awesome board games! Is this latest offering from GMT Games among them, or is it destined to be merely a footnote to footnote in gaming history. Cody investigates.

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