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Congrats to the Winner of the Gen Con “Learn to Play A&A” Drawing

Congrats to the Winner of the Gen Con “Learn to Play A&A” Drawing

| November 29, 2015 | Events, News | 0 Comments

At Gen Con 2015 we ran a drawing for a free copy of Axis & Allies 1941 and Larry Moshell was the winner. Congrats Larry!

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Global War 2nd Edition (1936-1945)

Global War 2nd Edition (1936-1945)

In November 2015 Historical Board Gaming released Global War-2nd Edition (1936-1945). In this article, designer Will Henson explores exactly what players can expect from the new game in the most in-depth photo and description to date.

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Kickstarter for Victory in Europe WWII Block Strategy Game

Kickstarter for Victory in Europe WWII Block Strategy Game

Columbia Games, publisher of block strategy war games, has a Kickstarter for their latest game: Victory in Europe a WWII Strategy Game. As of writing, only 10 days to go!

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Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: The Rulebook

Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: The Rulebook

In this preview of Axis & Allies 1914, we provide a link for you to download the rule book in PDF format.

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Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: Movement and Combat Rules

Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: Movement and Combat Rules

In this preview of Axis & Allies WWI 1914, we reveal the specifics of the movement and combat phases of the game.

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Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: Map, Units, & Components

Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: Map, Units, & Components

This preview of Axis & Allies features detailed photos of the map, box, trays, control markers, dice, chips, and all of the units.

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Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: Six Second Unboxing Video

Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: Six Second Unboxing Video

Check out our 6 second Vine video of opening up the box for the new Axis & Allies WWI 1914 game.

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Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: The Russian Revolution

Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: The Russian Revolution

| February 27, 2013 | Axis & Allies 1914, News | 9 Comments

The Russian Revolution started in 1917 during World War I and the new Axis & Allies 1914 game includes optional rules to represent this historical event.

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Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: Setup & the Political Situation

Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Preview: Setup & the Political Situation

| February 25, 2013 | Axis & Allies 1914, News | 21 Comments

For our next preview of Axis & Allies WWI 1914 we will cover the game setup, the political situation, order of play, and a few other details.

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Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Releases on March 19, 2013

Axis & Allies WWI 1914 Releases on March 19, 2013

| February 22, 2013 | Axis & Allies 1914, News | 19 Comments

The release date for Axis & Allies WWI 1914 is set for March 19, 2013 and, thanks to Wizards of the Coast, Axis & Allies .org has access to the rule book and initial details of the game.

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More Details: Axis & Allies 1914 World War I

More Details: Axis & Allies 1914 World War I

| November 18, 2012 | Axis & Allies 1914, News | 20 Comments

Axis & Allies 1914 World War I was recently announced and now we know the release date will be March/April 2013 plus many additional exciting details.

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Axis & Allies 1914 World War I Announcement

Axis & Allies 1914 World War I Announcement

| November 17, 2012 | Axis & Allies 1914, News | 13 Comments

It was announced today on Harris Game Design that the next installment of the Axis & Allies family of board games will be Axis & Allies 1914 World War I.

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Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition Preview: Unit Details & Abilities

Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition Preview: Unit Details & Abilities

Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition includes 410 units high quality plastic pieces. In this preview we take a look at the sculpts and the units’ abilities.

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Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition Preview: Rules Changes

Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition Preview: Rules Changes

In this preview we take a look at the differences in the rules between the first and second editions of Axis & Allies 1942.

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Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition Game Review

Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition Game Review

Although it is labeled as a “Second Edition” game, Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition an entirely new game with familiar rules. In this article, Variable, provides us with a detailed review of this great new game.

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Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition Preview: Map and Setup

Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition Preview: Map and Setup

In this preview of Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition we reveal the details of the map and setup of the game with high resolution photos.

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Axis & Allies 1942 2nd Edition Preview: Contents of the Box

Axis & Allies 1942 2nd Edition Preview: Contents of the Box

For the first preview of the upcoming Axis & Allies 1942 Second Edition game we will take a look at the complete contents of the box.

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Axis & Allies 1941 Preview: Rules Differences

Axis & Allies 1941 Preview: Rules Differences

In this preview of Axis & Allies 1941 we take a look at the rules of the game and how they differ from other versions of Axis & Allies.

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Axis & Allies 1941 Preview: Game Setup & Map

Axis & Allies 1941 Preview: Game Setup & Map

This preview of Axis & Allies 1941 covers the setup of the game and reveals how the game begins.

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Axis & Allies 1941 Preview: Unit Details and Abilities

Axis & Allies 1941 Preview: Unit Details and Abilities

In this preview of Axis & Allies 1941 we examine the details around the units of the game: high resolution photos, the sculpt types, units stats, and special abilities.

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