Gaming World War III: The Conflict Model Part I

When I first started giving serious consideration to the idea of creating a hypothetical World War III I understood what I was getting into. It was not going to be as simple as breaking out The Third World War one weekend, playing it, then posting a brief after-action report online afterward. If I was going …

Gaming World War III: A Few Titles From the ’80s

(Author's Note:┬áThis post was originally supposed to be about naval WWIII games. Unfortunately, I lost the article when my laptop died on Tuesday. I'm getting back up to speed with the new one and will rewrite the naval piece and put it out next week) A hypothetical NATO-Warsaw Pact conflict in Central Europe has been …