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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian10 Sep 2018 6:16 p.m. PST

Rumors are afloat that Tactica II – AKA Tactica 2000, which tells you how long people have been waiting for this – is finally about to be published.

coopman10 Sep 2018 6:34 p.m. PST

Believe it when I see it in my hands.

Clifford10 Sep 2018 7:49 p.m. PST

I hear that every year for the past 18 years

advocate10 Sep 2018 10:59 p.m. PST

Coopman and Clifford have it.

Perhaps we could have a poll. Or a sweepstake.

Big Red Supporting Member of TMP11 Sep 2018 5:02 a.m. PST

The second coming of Tactica? I'm not sure what Arty is thinking but this game is his first love so maybe he's looking for perfection or as close as he can get.

I love Tactica in its original form with the amendments from the Courier (Tactica 1.5 ?) using the lists from Armati as a guide for armies not covered in the rules and scenario books.

Personal logo Endless Grubs Supporting Member of TMP11 Sep 2018 8:26 a.m. PST

@Big Red--I second that emotion.

John Leahy11 Sep 2018 11:56 a.m. PST

Been hearing this for a too long to take seriously. I'll believe when I see it.

Thanks.

John

arsbelli11 Sep 2018 12:39 p.m. PST
Desert Fox11 Sep 2018 7:44 p.m. PST

Can't wait, looking forward too it!

Lucius11 Sep 2018 8:41 p.m. PST

Arty's rules have given me countless hours of fun, so trust me that I mean no disrespect, when I say that Tactica 2 is the wargames version of the never-released album in "Eddie and the Cruisers".

Pan Marek Supporting Member of TMP12 Sep 2018 8:07 a.m. PST

How soon, I do not know. But as a member of a gaming group
that knows Arty, and have play tested some of his ideas with him, I can say its very much on his mind.

Olivero13 Sep 2018 10:05 p.m. PST

How/where could I get those amendements in the courier? Would be interested!

JimSelzer Supporting Member of TMP14 Sep 2018 12:49 a.m. PST

they can wait until 3000 as far as I care Tactics what a waste of time

Desert Fox14 Sep 2018 3:49 a.m. PST

I would also be very interested in seeing those amendments from the courier.

Anyone have them or know where to find them?

Big Red Supporting Member of TMP14 Sep 2018 4:50 a.m. PST

The Tactica modifications were published in the courier around 1994. For more information, please contact me at stewartwt at g mail dot com.

Wealdmaster17 Sep 2018 8:22 a.m. PST

This would be great news. I've now got the army list book with additional armies (purple cover) ordered. The Courier articles shed more light on this effort that was clearly ahead of its time. Let's hope that Mr. Conliffe proceeds with publication soon.

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