Era: Ancients (-3000 BC to 299 AD)

Pendragon - Mistakes Were Made
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Pendragon Review

Over the course of roughly fourteen generations, from 43 to 410 AD, the Romans ruled the island of Great Britain. Even they had trouble the unruly ancient Scots, the Picts, which proves a universal point.

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Pericles: The Peloponnesian Wars

From the publisher: Pericles: The Peloponnesian Wars is a ‘sandbox’ (unscripted) wargame that covers the ENTIRE period of conflict described in Thucydides classic history on the Peloponnesian wars. Pericles: The Peloponnesian Wars is a four-player

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Time of Crisis

From the publisher: During the Crisis of the Third Century, the Roman Empire nearly collapsed in the face of calamitous internal and external strife, including continuous civil war and barbarian invasions from all directions. Beginning

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Hannibal & Hamilcar

Originally published by Avalon Hill in 1996, Hannibal: Rome vs. Carthage provides players the opportunity to re-fight the Second Punic War through a card driven wargame mechanic similar to We The People.  Republished in 2006

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Commands & Colors: Ancients

From the publisher’s website: Commands & Colors: Ancients allows you to re-fight epic battles of the ancient world. Here the focus is on the two rivals for power in the Western Mediterranean – Carthage and

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Successors

From the publisher’s website: When Alexander the Great died in 323 BC, he left no clear heir to the immense empire he had conquered. It was not long after his death that the Macedonian generals

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Pax Romana

From the publisher’s website: How did Rome get to be Rome? Why did the Glory That Was Greece fade? What stopped Carthage from making an empire of the Mediterranean? Could the Seleucids really have conquered

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Carthage: The First Punic War

From the publisher’s website: The Ancient World system moves to the Punic Wars, the greatest event in the ancient world and a true turning point in history. Carthage concentrates on Punic events that take place

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Rise of the Roman Republic

From the publisher’s website: The Ancient World: Rise of the Roman Republic is the first volume in a projected series of games that will cover virtually every war and campaign in ancient history on the

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