Historical Games Articles


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Test of Honour Core Set Review – Will You Bring Honour to Your Clan?

Test of Honour by Warlord Games, is a historical skirmish wargame set in feudal Japan. Warlord Games have deliberately made it more Dynasty Warriors or Akira Kurosawa than factual history,…

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Oriental Empires Review – Art and War

Oriental Empires immediately captured my eye. I’m a big fan of looking back in time, and anyone who has studied Chinese history knows the “Warring States” period was one of…

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Black Orchestra Review: Rewrite History or Die Trying

Black Orchestra is an interesting “what if” style of game. The game is based in World War II Germany and places its players in the shoes of the Schwarze Kapelle,…

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Sola Fide: The Reformation – A New Historical Game

Tabletop gaming companies Stronghold Games and Spielworxx have announced the joint publication of a new title, Sola Fide: The Reformation, in a press release. Based on Martin Luther’s historic Protestant…