2021 Holiday Tournament: Championship

Championship Round All good things must come to an end. But before this tournament concludes, there is a smidge of business left to handle. That would be selecting a champion between the two remaining wargames. 😊 So, without further ado, let’s get to it. Author’s Note: Category scoring will be presented a bit differently. Each …

2021 Holiday Tournament: Final Four Part II

Final Four Part II Tactical Games #2 MBT vs Central Front Operational #1 Third World War:Battle for Germany Here we go again. Two superstar titles fighting to advance. Rules- With the difference in scales between these titles, you’d expect BfG rules to be vastly more complex and the rulebook rivaling War and Peace in size …

2021 Holiday Tournament Semifinals: Central Europe Operational

Semifinals Central Front Operational #1 Third World War: Battle for Germany vs #2 NATO: The Next War in Europe As was the case in the Tactical semifinal, both of these titles are already established classics. It’s only proper that they square off here. The victor takes the Central Front Operational region and moves on to …

2021 Holiday Tournament Semifinals: Operational Outside Europe and Naval Operational

Semifinals: Operational Outside Europe and Naval Operational We’re at the point in the tournament now where the margins of victory can be microscopic. Two titles remain in each game category from an original field of eight. To aid with scoring I’ve broken each semifinal matchup down into five subcategories. If this system works out, I’ll …

2021 Holiday Tournament: Round 2 Operational Outside Europe, Naval Operational

Operational Outside Europe #1 Gulf Strike vs #3 Korea 1995 The mark of a classic wargame is the title’s ability to accurately simulate the changing realities in a particular theater’s era of conflict. Gulf Strike exemplifies this, having offered not only a game but a simulation tool that served gamers well through the volatile period …