The Wargamer

27 May 2017

World War II Sandbox - Strategy & Tactics

IPAD GAME REVIEW posted on 15 OCT 2014 by Jean Marciniak

A first look at this WW2 era iOS game; good, bad or other?

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Qvadriga Races Onto Tablets

SCREENSHOTS FEATURE posted on 9 JUN 2014 by Nik Gaukroger

We get a preview of the iOS version of Slitherines chariot racing game, Qvadriga

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Slitherines 3 Dollar Attack on Moscow

FIRST IMPRESSIONS posted on 21 MAY 2014 by Nik Gaukroger

We give first impressions of Slitherines cut price game for iOS

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Panzer Corps for iPad

IPAD GAME REVIEW posted on 21 JAN 2014 by Jean Marciniak

Hit WW2 game arrives in the iPad so is it any good in tablet form

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Fantasy Kommander Eukarion Wars

SCREENSHOTS FEATURE posted on 6 SEP 2013 by Wargamer Staff

Screenshots from Matrix Games upcoming fantasy strategy game

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iOS Game Review Assault Wave

IPAD GAME REVIEW posted on 8 JUL 2013 by Nik Gaukroger

Battlefront.com Inc. and Finnish game developer Aniways WW2 themed game.

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Leviathan: Warships

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 25 JUN 2013 by James Tanaleon

James Tanaleon reviews this naval game from Paradox Interactive.

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Preview Great Battles: Medieval for iOS and Android

FIRST IMPRESSIONS posted on 19 JUN 2013 by Nik Gaukroger

Nik Gaukroger checks out a preview of the iOS and Android versions of Slitherines Hundred Years War game and gives his first impressions.

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Combat Mission: Fortress Italy

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 22 OCT 2012 by Russell Sakne

New writer Russell Sakne reports about his experience on the ground in Sicily in the latest iteration to the Combat Mission series. Does it produce results? Or is it a stalemate reminiscent of the fighting that took place on the Italian Peninsula during World War 2?

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Hearts of Iron III: Their Finest Hour

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 20 OCT 2012 by Chris Cole

New writer Chris Cole gets his hands on the third expansion of HOI3, showing us what about it is and is not attractive to wargamers. Does it pass inspection?

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Mass Effect 3

PLAYSTATION 3 GAME REVIEW posted on 10 OCT 2012 by Tristan Hall

The battle with the Reapers continues in this third addition to the renowned Mass Effect series. New writer Tristan Hall dissects this game with a wargamer's perspective, informing us if whether or not this is as good as it's predecessors.

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Field Commander: Rommel - Deluxe

VIDEO BOARD GAME REVIEW posted on 6 OCT 2012 by Alex Berry

Alex Berry shares with us the Deluxe edition of this solitaire board game featuring Field Marshall Erwin Rommel's tank actions during World War 2.

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Panzer Corps: Afrika Korps

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 3 OCT 2012 by Chris Reichl

Chris Reichl tells us about his experiences in the North African desert with the latest expansion to the Panzer Corps series. Does it portray the warfare of the "Desert Fox" accurately, or is it overly ambitious?

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Strategic Command World War 1: Breakthrough! - After Action Report: Part 2

STRAIGHT FROM THE BETA TESTERS posted on 30 SEP 2012 by Michael Kollmann

Fury Software's beta tester Michael Kollmann shares with us his exclusive play-through with the expansion to Strategic Command World War 1. Is he able to change the outcome of the First World War, or will the Central Powers again submit because of internal and external pressures? This is Part 2.

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Strategic Command World War 1: Breakthrough! - After Action Report: Part 1

STRAIGHT FROM THE BETA TESTERS posted on 29 SEP 2012 by Michael Kollmann

Fury Software's beta tester Michael Kollmann shares with us his exclusive play-through with the expansion to Strategic Command World War 1. Is he able to change the outcome of the First World War, or will the Central Powers again submit because of internal and external pressures? This is Part 1.

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U-Boat Leader

BOARD GAME REVIEW posted on 27 SEP 2012 by Scott Udell

Scott Udell dissects Dan Verssen Games' solitaire portrayal of the battle for the North Atlantic. Does it inflict the "just one more turn" syndrome, or does it sink to the bottom?

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Scourge of War: Gettysburg - Battle of Antietam

VIDEO AAR posted on 18 SEP 2012 by Matthew Flanigan

Matthew Flanigan gets in Robert E. Lee's saddle and commands the Confederate forces that congregated near Antietam Creek on September 17th, against a more robust Union army. Is he able to maneuver his forces adequately enough to counter thee attacks of his enemy?

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Napoleon: Total War - Battle of Borodino

VIDEO AAR posted on 8 SEP 2012 by Neil Sangster

In celebration of its 200th Anniversary, Neil Sangster puts on Napoleon's bicorne and faces off against Russian General Mikhail Kutuzov.

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Take Command: 2nd Manassas - Battle of Chantilly (Ox Hill)

VIDEO AAR posted on 5 SEP 2012 by Matthew Flanigan

New writer Matthew Flanigan attempts to hold off a superior Confederate force using a Union rearguard contingent, 150 years after the historical battle took place.

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Achtung Panzer: Operation Star

PC GAME REVIEW posted on 27 APR 2012 by Curtis Szmania

Curtis Szmania draws the line in the snow on the Eastern Front in Matrix Game's release of this tactical tank combat/combined arms strategy game.

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