Silence. I remember the silence the most. – Dennis R. Ricketts, “Patrol.”
It is 1984 and Nexus #8 has just been released. This issue has “History of the Second World War” which is background for a game of the same name and Starfire with a history of their Orions. Of course there is a section on the Star Fleet Universe, too. In that... [click here for more]
However, not counting playtest sessions, I can count on both hands the number of times I have played an adventure game with an opponent. The point of this is that I am not alone! – Allen D. Eldridge
It is 1984 and Nexus #7 has just been released. It focuses this time on solitaire gaming. Of course there is a section on the Star Fleet Universe, too. In that section you will find... [click here for more]
Actually, there is a kind of magic in a historical game. It’s not the blatant kind: no thundering giants are summoned, no demons appear, and no dragons spit fire. Instead, it’s the subtle magic of being transported across time to stand in another man’s shoes.
It is 1983 and Nexus #5 has just been released. It focuses this time on historical boardgames, starting with... [click here for more]
Hitler's Last Chance!
Prochorovka: Armor at Kursk is a game depicting the largest tank battle in the history of warfare on July 12, 1943, between the German SS Panzer Korp and Russian 5th Guards Tank Army. This battle was the climax of the Kursk campaign. Over 1500 tanks were involved (700 German and 800 Russian), and losses exceeded 300 tanks on each side.
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