Category: board

FOUR KINGS ONE WAR

FOUR KINGS ONE WAR

Four Kings One War was developed and released on May 30, 2019 by StaplesVR. Four Kings One War is a 1 or 2 player strategy game inspired by chess. Each player controls two armies as though they were one and get’s two moves per turn. This opens up guerrilla style tactics and hidden attacks. This …

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STRATEGIC COMMAND WWII: WORLD AT WAR

Strategic Command WWII: World at War

Strategic Command WWII: World at War was released on December 6. 2018 by Matrix Games. The game was developed by Fury Software. Strategic Command WWII: World At War is your chance to re-fight the 20th century’s greatest conflict, from Poland to China, Normandy to the Pacific, on a map encompassing the globe. FEATURES New Features! …

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WARBANDS: BUSHIDO

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Warbands: Bushido was released on September 15, 2017 by Red Unit Studios who also developed the game. Warbands: Bushido is a strategy board game. The game is presented in an isomorphic mode which is common with strategy games. The game is modelled after tabletop games which were used before computers replaced them. Warbands:Bushido is a miniatures …

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ARMELLO

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Armello was released on September 1, 2015 by League of Geeks who also developed the game. Armello is a turn based role playing game. Armello is a grim fairy-tale board game come to life. Full of swashbuckling adventure combining deep, tactical card play, rich tabletop strategy and RPG elements. The game offers 8 playable heroes. …

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TALISMAN

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Talisman was released on February 25, 2014 by Nomad Games who also developed the game. Talisman is a turn based board game. Talisman is a board game in which you move around the board building up your character’s strength and magic power by battling monsters, finding treasures, completing quests and trying to be the first player …

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TALISMAN: PROLOGUE

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Talisman: Prologue was released on October 13, 2013 by Noman Games who also develope it. Talisman: Prologue is the single player version of the full Talisman game. Talisman Prologue is an adaptation of the classic fantasy board game Talisman by Games Workshop An epic tale of dice rolling and card drawing takes you on a quest throughout …

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JONES IN THE FAST LANE

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Jones in the Fast Lane was released on May 31, 1990 by Sierra who also developed the game. Jones in the Fast Lane is a board game simulator. The game is a tongue in cheek parody of real life. Players have to buy food, pay their rent, go to work, and still find ways to become …

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MC RAKASKA CHESS

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MC Rakaska Chess was released in March 15, 1980 by M. C. Rakaska who also designed the game. MC Rakaska Chess is a board game. MC Rakaska Chess appeared in December 1981 as a BASIC program for the TRS-80 in a magazine called Creative Computing. SW Higgins adapted it for the IBM PC BASIC in December …

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TIC TAC TOE

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Back in 1975 we developed a version of Tic Tac Toe that runs on the IBM System/360 or System/370 mainframe using a standard 3270 terminal. FORTRAN is standard for all mainframes from 1958 onwards. The code shown is standard FORTRAN IV which IBM developed and its largely compatible with more recent standards. FORTRAN arrays are …

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BOARD GAMES

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Chess, checkers, Monopoly and so on are all very old. Board games have been discovered even in the ruins of old villages and towns. Early mainframe games were inspired by classic board games,  Some games are based on pure strategy, but many contain an element of chance; and some are purely chance, with no element of …

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