The Wargamer

20 July 2017

Hitlers Wave-breaker Concept: An Analysis of the German End Game in the Baltic 1944-45

BOOK REVIEW posted on 11 SEP 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson reviews this Casemate publication

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Shanghai 1937 - Stalingrad on the Yangtze

BOOK REVIEW posted on 10 JUL 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson reviews this Casemate book about the Sino-Japanese War.

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Waterloo Battlefield Guide

BOOK REVIEW posted on 19 JUN 2013 by Paul Robinson

Closely following the anniversary Paul Robinson provides us with a review of the Pen & Sword battlefield guide.

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Holy Wars - 3000 Years of Battles in the Holy Land

BOOK REVIEW posted on 31 MAY 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson swoops in with another informative look at one of Casemate's books on the tumultuous times during the Crusades.

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Disaster at Stalingrad - An Alternate History

BOOK REVIEW posted on 21 MAY 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson stops by with an interesting read on a what-if situation of the Battle of Stalingrad.

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Roman Legionary AD 69 - 161

BOOK REVIEW posted on 8 MAY 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson comes in with another book review on Osprey Publishing's latest of their Warrior series on the history of the Roman soldier.

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Valor in Vietnam

BOOK REVIEW posted on 2 MAY 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson comes in with a wonderful book review of Casemate's Valor in Vietnam, which describes the entire war through participants that experienced the events.

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British Army Uniforms from 1751 to 1783

BOOK REVIEW posted on 8 APR 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson stops by with another wonderful book review on Pen and Sword's British Army Uniforms.

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El Alamein-The Battle That Turned the Tide of the Second World War

BOOK REVIEW posted on 15 MAR 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson drops by with a review of Osprey Publishing's book on one of the most well-known and recognizable battles of World War 2.

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The Falklands 1982 - Ground Operations in the South Atlantic

BOOK REVIEW posted on 1 MAR 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson is back with another wonderful book review from Osprey Publishing's Campaign series.

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Byzantine Imperial Guardsmen 925 - 1025

BOOK REVIEW posted on 22 FEB 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson swoops in with another close look at one of Osprey Publishing's "Elite" series.

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The Australian Army in World War I

BOOK REVIEW posted on 18 FEB 2013 by Paul Robinson

Wargamer's own book reviewing machine Paul Robinson opens up Osprey's offering of the Australian Army in their Men at Arms series.

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Knight's Move - The Hunt for Marshal Tito 1944

BOOK REVIEW posted on 1 FEB 2013 by Paul Robinson

For those scenario creators and miniatures designers and painters, here's Paul Robinson's look at the Operation Knight's Move, part of Osprey Publishing's RAID series.

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Bolt Action - World War II Wargame Rules

BOOK REVIEW posted on 22 JAN 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson scopes out this co-production done by Osprey Publishing and Warlord Games. Is it up to snuff?

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Tokugawa Ieyasu

BOOK REVIEW posted on 5 JAN 2013 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson opens up one of Osprey Publishing's books in the Command series, a title that focuses on Japanese Warfare.

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The Battle of Borodino - Napoleon Against Kutuzov

BOOK REVIEW posted on 12 DEC 2012 by COL Bill Gray

Yet another book on the great battle along the Moscowa, but in a real treat for readers everywhere, one that boasts a decidedly Russian accent.

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A World Aflame - Interwar Wargame Rules 1918-39

BOOK REVIEW posted on 23 NOV 2012 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson cracks open Osprey's foray into the inter-war periods of wargame rules with A World Aflame. Come read how it checks out.

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Triumph of Nations

BOOK REVIEW posted on 17 OCT 2012 by Bill Gray

Colonel Bill examines Ospreys first expansion to its Field of Glory - Napoleonic rules and discovers the resurrection of a gaming paradigm over 40 years old.

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Armored Warfare in the North African Campaign

BOOK REVIEW posted on 5 OCT 2012 by Paul Robinson

The mobility of the North African Campaign during World War 2 was unique in many ways. Paul Robinson gets his hands on a photographic history of the steal beasts that roamed the desert sands.

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Front-Line Stalingrad

BOOK REVIEW posted on 24 SEP 2012 by Paul Robinson

Paul Robinson feels the wrath of Fall Blau, and witnesses the atrocities committed during the battle for Stalingrad, through the eyes of a Soviet sapper.

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