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American Civil War: A Veteran Solo Wargamer’s Perspective on Tactics . Graham Empson presents a thoroughly researched look at a variety of factors and their impact on tactics in the American Civil War. Added December 2021.

Shields Up. Kevin White provides fast-play rules for a spoace combat game. Added November 2021.

Escape From Colditz. Paul Le Long combines an old board game and a different set of rules to provide a tension-filled solo game. Added October 2021.

Ill Met by Moonlight. Steve Turner describes his system for assigning causes of death to campaign characters who meet an untimely end. Added September 2021.


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