The Wargamer

23 July 2017

What a Difference a Year Makes

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 6 OCT 2014 by Major Erich Swafford MD USAF (ret)

Command: Modern Air/Naval Operations - its been a busy year indeed...

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Command Modern Air Naval Operations 1.01 Review

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 22 OCT 2013 by Jim Cobb

Jim Cobb reviews this successor to Harpoon using the recently updated v1.01

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Empires of Steel

AFTER ACTION REPORT posted on 20 JUN 2008 by Scott Parrino

Battlefront recently announced it will publish Empires of Steel next year. As anticipation builds, Jim Cobb recently sat down with Brit Clousing, the one-man-show behind Atomicboy Software, to gain more insight into the game.

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The Coldest Winter

BOOK REVIEW posted on 12 APR 2008 by Scott Parrino

Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Halberstam delivers a captivating read posthumously in The Coldest Winter. Boasting qualities of both narrative and chronicle, Halberstam recounts many of the major players and battles of the Korean War in a book that will stand as one of his best.

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When Gaming Meets History #26: Just Holding On!

EDITORIAL posted on 23 SEP 2006 by Scott Parrino

In this edition of When Gaming Meets History, Wild Bill recounts the "tragedy turned triumph" in General Matthew Ridgeway's first battle with communist forces during the Korean War.

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Raging Tiger: The Second Korean War

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 17 MAR 2005 by Scott Parrino

The Armored Task Force wargame engine has returned in this fictional portrayal of a second Korean War. The Wargamer's Aaron McKenna offers his review of Raging Tiger.

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When Gaming Meets History #13: The Battle for East Hill

EDITORIAL posted on 18 DEC 2004 by Scott Parrino

Wild Bill Wilder recounts the Korean War battle in which the Chinese Army broke the stalemate with a massive attack on the US Army 7th Division at Chosin in the winter of 1950.

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Korea: Forgotten Conflict

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 24 JAN 2004 by Scott Parrino

Will Trotter recently spent some painful time with Korea: Forgotten Conflict. Find out how this Korean War strategy game fell short.

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Task Force Drysdale

HISTORICAL ARTICLE posted on 16 NOV 2003 by Scott Parrino

"Wild Bill" Wilder recounts the story of British Lt. Colonel Douglas Drysdale and his Task Force charged with relieving two regiments of trapped Royal Marines during The Korean War.

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Triumphant Tankers

HISTORICAL ARTICLE posted on 14 SEP 2003 by Scott Parrino

"Wild Bill" Wilder tells the story of the 89th Tank Battalion in The Korean War, including a series of critical battles from 1950 - 1951.

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Korea: The Unknown War

HISTORICAL ARTICLE posted on 27 JUL 2003 by Scott Parrino

"Wild" Bill Wilder has written an overview of The Korean War, in remembrance of this forgotten war's conclusion 50 years ago.

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The Korean War: Buying Time With Blood

HISTORICAL ARTICLE posted on 10 JUL 2003 by Scott Parrino

"Will Bill" Wilder retells the actions and their consequences of the "police action" on the Korean peninsula in 1950 which would lead to the The Korean War.

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Korea: Forgotten Conflict Developer Diary #3

DEVELOPER FEATURE posted on 28 MAY 2003 by Scott Parrino

In his third developer diary, Michael Lekovski of Plastic Reality delves deeper into the development of the title Korea: Forgotten Conflict. Details on the game's weather and fog elements are included.

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Korea: Forgotten Conflict Developer Diary #2

DEVELOPER FEATURE posted on 9 MAY 2003 by Scott Parrino

In his second developer diary, Michael Lekovski of Plastic Reality delves deeper into the development of the title Korea: Forgotten Conflict. Details on the game's vehicles, locations and missions are included.

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HPS Announces Sicily '43, The Korean War, Campaign Ozark

PRESS RELEASE posted on 2 APR 2003 by Scott Parrino

HPS announces three new wargames developed by John Tiller; Panzer Campaigns 8: Sicily '43, Squad Battles 5: The Korean War and Campaign Ozark. Read about the new games and see 12 new screenshots.

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Under Fire

BOOK REVIEW posted on 1 APR 2003 by Scott Parrino

Mike Dorn reviews this Korean War historical fictional novel from the author of the The Corps books.

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Korea: Forgotten Conflict Developer Diary #1

DEVELOPER FEATURE posted on 27 MAR 2003 by Scott Parrino

In his first developer diary, Michael Lekovski of Plastic Reality introduces his team's new title, Korea: Forgotten Conflict. Details on the game's background and the development team are included.

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Korea: Forgotten Conflict

INTERVIEW posted on 20 MAR 2003 by Scott Parrino

The Wargamer's Shaun Wallace interviews the development team from Plastic Reality, currently developing Korea: Forgotten Conflict, a real-time tactical game similar to the Commandos franchise.

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March to Glory

BOOK REVIEW posted on 20 JUN 2002 by Scott Parrino

"This 218-page book is not for people beginning to study the Korean War. Neither is it for wargame designers or players looking for information; nothing that happened in that frozen cockpit can be quantified. However, both groups should read this book to get a feel for what those Marines underwent in that horrible chapter of the Forgotten War."

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50 Battles That Changed the World

BOOK REVIEW posted on 26 MAR 2002 by Scott Parrino

...aims to place some of the more significant historical battles into a historical context suitable for use as a basis for further exploration of the topics covered by history and military buffs.

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