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 Post subject: New Civil War Game Fall 2006
PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2006 3:38 am 
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This looks like a game with some possibilities. Appears to have PBEM feature.

http://www.west-civ.com/FOF_features.php

Lt. Gen. Ed Blackburn
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2006 3:41 am 
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I've mucked around with Crown of Glory,and up to this point, haven't been immensely impressed with it.

One thing that I am curious about, is that CoG was designed to reflect Europe in the Napoleonic era, and so you have multiple nation states, while here, you just have the two. It would cause you to lose a fair bit of the "meat" of the game, and the tactical system is not that good (a long step back from the HPS games... kind of a middlin point between the system in Imperialism 2 and JT's games)

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 15, 2006 9:11 am 
Maybe Hank and Notso could use this as a strategic engine for their Fight the War game they were running.

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PostPosted: Sun Aug 20, 2006 8:05 pm 
<blockquote id="quote"><font size="3" face="book antiqua" id="quote">quote:<hr height="1" noshade id="quote"><i>Originally posted by Scott Schlitte</i>
Maybe Hank and Notso could use this as a strategic engine for their Fight the War game they were running.
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Jeez, It looks like someone has been reading Larry and Hank's emails. From a Grand Strategic perspective, it seems to factor in all the elements of FTW, and then some.

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 11:50 am 
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It is certainly worth taking a look at. It may work real well for a multi complete full war game like FTW.

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