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The Grenadier 19

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Published October – December 1983
Pages: 48
Dimensions: 8.5x11x.2″

Contents:

  • Editorial: Generally Speaking by Jeffry Tibbetts
  • War and Peace
    • The Grand Campaign by Jonathan Southard
    • Napoleon’s Blitz or Fortress France by Mark McLaughlin
  • Fall Blau An Unofficial DNO Variant: Part III by David S. Berry (Drang nach Osten)
  • Gettysburg: Fugue – The 20th Maine by David S. Bieksza
  • 9:00 by Jack Radey
  • Europa Notes: Euro-mania by Bill Stone
  • Solitaire Gaming: Red Army by Dan Schwan
  • Pass in Review: books on The Civil War by George Mead, Booksellor
  • Short Arms – Reviews in Brief
    • Crisis in the Ukraine by Centurion Games
    • Charge to Glory: The Battle of Newmarket by 3-C Publishers
    • Iron Brigade by Leonard Millman
    • Gazala 1942: The Clash of Armor by People’s War Games
    • The Red Storm by Yaquinto Games
    • Operation Badr by West End Games
    • Hell’s Highway by Victory Games

The Grenadier 18

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July-September 1983
Pages: 48
Dimensions: 8.5x11x.2″

Contents:

  • Editorial by Jeffry Tibbetts
  • 9:00 by Jack Radey
  • Gettysburg: Prelude, Fugue & Adagio – discussion of the games on Gettysburg by David S. Bieksza
  • Pass in Review: books on The Civil War by George Mead, Booksellor
  • The Regia Aeronautica is Drang Nach Osten by Paul X. F. Dunnigan, Jr.
  • Fall Blau An Unofficial DNO Variant: Part II by David S. Berry (Drang Nach Osten)
  • Solitaire Gaming: Yaquinto’s Bomber by Dan Schwan
  • Europa Notes: Invasion: Sweden by John M. Astell
  • Short Arms – Reviews in Brief
    • Kirovograd by 3 W
    • Chickamauga: River of Death by Phoenix Enterprises Limited
    • Moscow ’41 by Dean Ross
    • Siege at Peking by 3 W in The Wargamer 21
    • The Battle of Kursk book by Progress Publishers
    • Mohawk by Aulic Council Publishing Co.
    • VI Ceasars by The Citadel Game Series
    • Hannibal by Aulic Council Publishing Co.
    • Hannibal: The Italian Campaign 219-206 B.C. by Simulations Canada
    • Remember Gordon and Fall of Khartoum by Phoenix Enterprises Ltd
    • Tactics and Grand Tactics of the Napoleonic Wars book by The Courier Publishing Co.
    • Armies on the Danube 1809 book by Empire Games Press
    • Rommel in the Desert by The Game Preserve
    • Attack Force by TSR, Inc.
    • Great Battles on the Eastern Front book by Colonel Trevor N. Dupuy, Ret.
    • Red Army by Game Designers Workshop
    • Bull Run by The Avalon Hill Game Company
    • Aachen – Storming the Siegfried Line, September 12 – October 21, 1944 by People’s War Games
    • Silo 14 by Centurion Games
    • The Wilderness by Simulations Canada

The Grenadier 17

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April 1983 – 8.5 by 11 inches, 44 pages.

Contents:

  • Editorial by Jeffry Tibbetts
  • Europa Notes by John M. Astell
  • Napoleon’s Last Triumph Review by James T. Naughton
  • Reply by Stephen Newberg
  • 9:00 by Jack Radey
  • Fall Blau An Unofficial DNO Variant by David S. Berry (Drang nach Osten)
  • Solitaire Gaming by Dan Schwan
  • Germany’s East Front Allies: Slovakia by Franklyn S. Prieskop
  • Short Arms – Reviews in Brief
    • Victory at Waterloo by Attactix Adventure Games
    • Jerusalem by Mayfair Games, Inc.
    • A Book of Sandhurst Wargames by Coward, McCann and Geoghegan
      • Aquitaine
      • Craonne
      • Fjord
      • Men Against Fire
    • Seapower and the State by Simulations Canada
    • Little Round Top by World Wide Gamers in The Wargamer 20
    • Rapid Deployment Force by Simulations Publications, Inc.
    • The Cossacks Are Coming: The Tannenberg Campaign, 1914 by Peoples’ War Games
    • Helltank by Metagaming Concepts, Inc.
    • Kamakura by West End Games, Inc.

The Grenadier 16

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January 1983 – 8.5 by 11 inches, 44 pages.

Contents:

  • Editorial by Jeffry Tibbetts
  • Europa Notes: German Ground Unit OB by John M. Astell
  • Guilford Courthouse by David S. Bieksza
  • A Tactical Anaylsis
  • The Historical Perspective
  • 9:00 by Jack Radey
  • The Guns of August review by Shelton Yee
  • The View From Our Porthole by Terry Jackson and Clint Bigglestone
  • Kanev: Parachutes Across The Dnepr review by Tom Oleson
    • Designer’s reply by Jack Radey
  • Computer Wargames: An Overview by Shelton Yee
  • Short Arms – Reviews in Brief
    • Attack in the Ardennes by Game Designers Workshop
    • Bomber by Yaquinto Publications, Inc.
    • Behind Enemy Lines WW2 role-playing rules by FASA
    • The Battle of Trafalgar book by Naval Institute Press
    • Zulu Attack: Isandlwana, January 22, 1878 by Phoenix Enterprises
    • Guadalcanal Campaign computer wargame by Strategic Simulations Inc
    • United Nations by Yaquinto Publications, Inc.
    • Napoleon’s Last Triumph by Simulations Canada
    • Army Group North by Strategic Studies Games
    • Monty: the Making of a General book by McGraw-Hill Book Company
    • Texas Revolution by Mings Enterprises
    • Gettysburg: High Tide of the Confederacy by Phoenix Enterprises
    • An Illustated Guide to Modern Fighters and Attack Aircraft book by Arco Publishing

The Grenadier 15

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Publish Date: Spring 1982
Pages: 40
Dimensions: 8.5x11x.2″

Contents:

  • Editorial by Jeffry Tibbetts
  • Europa Notes: The Future History of Europa (Part 2) by John M. Astell
  • Streets of Stalingrad review by Jack Radey
    • A Reply fron the Designer by Dana Lombardy
    • Rebirth
  • The View From Our Bunker by Terry Jackson and Clint Bigglestone
  • Panzer Corps in DNO by David Berry (Drang nach Osten)
  • 9:00 by Jack Radey
  • Great Medieval Battles review by Ralph Vickers
  • Beda Fomm review by James C. Gordon
  • Short Arms – Reviews in Brief
    • War in The Falklands by Mayfair Games
    • Their Finest Hour Second Edition by Game Designers Workshop (Their Finest Hour)
    • Inchon by Simulations Canada
    • Cradle of Civilization by Historical Concepts
    • Fifth Frontier War by Game Designers Workshop
    • Divine Wind by Simulations Canada
    • Wake Island by Mayfair Games
    • Battle of Vittoria by Stategic Studies Games
    • Soldier King by Game Designers Workshop
    • Drive on Damascus by World Wide Games in The Wargamer #15
    • Empire Third Edition [Napoleonic miniatures rules] by Empire Games
    • Invasion Earth by Game Designers Workshop
    • Dark Passage: The Invasion of Pakistan April 1982 by Swedish Game Production
    • The Trojan War by Metagaming
    • Battlewagon by Task Force Games
    • Defiance: The Battle of Xuan Loc by Swedish Game Production

The Grenadier 14

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1982 – 8.5 by 11 inches, 36 pages.

Contents:

  • Editorial by Jeffry Tibbetts
  • Europa Notes: The Future History of Europa by John M. Astell
  • The Fall of France by David Berry (Fall of France)
  • Paris in the Springtime: Various wargames on the Battle for France 1940 by Paul F. X. Dunnigan
  • Beat To Quarters: Game analysis and Review by Terry Jackson
  • 9:00 by Jack Radey
  • Prochorovka [Armor at Kursk] by Karl E. Wiegers
  • The View From Our Bunker by Terry Jackson and Clint Bigglestone
  • Forward to Richmond! review by James C. Gordon
  • Short Arms – Reviews in Brief
    • Traveller Deluxe Edition by Game Designers Workshop
    • Grimtooth’s Traps [for Tunnels & Trolls] by Flying Buffalo Inc.
    • Thieves’ World by Chaosium Inc.
    • Battle of Salamanca by Strategic Studies Games
    • The Killing Ground: Megiddo to Mortgarten by Conflict Simulation Systems
    • Trenchfoot by Game Designers Workshop
    • Raider! by Yaquinto Games
    • Superiority by Yaquinto Games
    • The Fall of South Vietnam by Yaquinto Games
    • Adventurer by Yaquinto Games
    • Ace of Aces by Nova Game Designs
    • Spies! by Simulations Publications Inc
    • Commando Actions by Yaquinto Games
    • The Roaring ’20s by Yaquinto Games
    • Southern Flank: The Battle for Istanbul, August 1981 by Swedish Game Productions
    • Vive l’Empereur!: Grand Tactical Miniatures Rules for Napoleonic Warfare by Chaosium Inc
    • Kanev: Parachutes Across the Dnepr by People’s War Games
    • La Bataille de Deutsch-Wagram by Marshal Enterprises
    • Manassas by Iron Crown Enterprises
    • Universe by Simulations Publications Inc
    • Richard I the Lionhearted by Mayfair Games
    • Apache by Yaquinto Games
    • Holowczyn: Battle of the Moscow Road by Swedish Game Production

The Grenadier 13

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June 1981 – 4.25 by 5.5 inches, 48 pages.

Contents:

  • Editorial by Michael Sloan
  • French Armor in the Fall of France by Paul F. X. Dunnigan (Fall of France)
  • Europa Notes by John M. Astell
  • The Battle of Austerlitz review by Shelton Yee
  • 9:00 by Jack Radey
  • The View From Our Bunker by Terry Jackson and Clint Bigglestone
  • Short Arms – Reviews in Brief
    • Attila The Hun by Strategic Studies Games
    • Ironbottom Sound: The Guadalcanal Campaign by Quarterdeck Games
    • The Fall of France [Europa VIII] by Game Designers Workshop
    • Suez ’73: The Battle of Chinese Farm by Game Designers Workshop
    • Drive to the Danube 1945 by PM Productions
    • Phalanx of Fire: The Battle for Quani Tri by PM Productions
    • Locust: Soviet Invasion of Iran by PM Productions
    • Campaigns of Napoleon by West End Games
    • Task Force by Simulations Publications Inc
    • The Longest Day by The Avalon Hill Game Company
    • The Sword and The Stars by Simulations Publications Inc.

The Grenadier 12

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January 1981 – 4.25 by 5.5 inches, 48 pages.

Contents:

  • Editorial Notes by John M. Astell and Jeff Tibbetts
  • Europa Notes by John M. Astell
  • The Dutch Army by Franklyn G. Prieskop
  • Tacforce Update: FASCAM by Wayne Matthews
  • The French Airforce by Karl E. Wiegers
  • Updating [La Battaille de la] Moskowa by Paul F. Smith
  • Origins ’80: Drang Nach Osten by Henry C. Robinette (Drang Nach Osten)
  • Out of the Wrapper – newly-published wargames
  • Unofficial [comments and insights on Game Designers Workshop products]
  • State of the Art [recently-published wargames]

The Grenadier 11

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October 1980 – 4.25 by 5.5 inches, 48 pages.

Contents:

  • Editorial Notes by John M. Astell
  • Europa Notes by John M. Astell
  • SimCan at Sea by Karl E. Wiegers
  • Lam Son review by Shelby L. Stanton
  • Goering Formations in WW II by Paul F. X. Dunigan, Jr.
  • Narvik review by Winston Hamilton (Narvik)
  • Origins ’80: Drang Nach Osten by Henry C. Robinette
  • Unofficial [comments and insights on Game Designers Workshop products]
  • State of the Art [recently-published wargames]

The Grenadier 10

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July 1980 – 4.25 by 5.5 inches, 48 pages.

Contents:

  • Editorial Notes by John M. Astell
  • Europa Notes by John M. Astell
  • Observations by Richard Berg
  • 1980 Game Designers’ Census by Bill Stone
  • U.S. Airborne Formations [in Europe 1944-45] by Shelby Stanton
  • The French Navy in World War II by Karl Wiegers
  • Unentschieden: 1942 by Robert J. Beyma (Unentschieden)
  • Out of the Wrapper – newly-published wargames
  • Rumors
  • Origins Awards
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