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Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian02 Dec 2021 9:36 p.m. PST

You were asked – TMP link

I was wondering what rules were you currently using for WWI.

7% said "Great War Spearhead"

5% [TIE] said "Blood and Valor" OR "General Quarters III" OR "Over the Top/Command Decision"

mildbill03 Dec 2021 5:02 a.m. PST

I use two hour wargames , but that is my go to rules, esp. at conventions.

Dexter Ward03 Dec 2021 9:02 a.m. PST

Might have been a good idea to specify whether land or sea battles, since GQ3 is a naval set

HMS Exeter03 Dec 2021 10:28 a.m. PST

A friend and I have been tinkering with Naval Thunder. I can't say I've figured it out enough to recommend, but I think it's worth a look.

cmdr kevin04 Dec 2021 11:48 a.m. PST

SI VIS PACEM by Long Face Games
its fast play ideal for large fleets
like the hordes of 1/6000 ships I have

rmaker06 Dec 2021 7:47 p.m. PST

5% [TIE] said … "Over the Top/Command Decision"

Somewhere, Greg Novak is smiling.

Stalkey and Co10 Jun 2022 6:10 p.m. PST

Let's add "Ace of Aces" since we didn't say Land, Sea or Air.
:)

Grumble8710604 Jul 2022 2:24 p.m. PST

Somewhere, Greg Novak is smiling.

I now use Command Decision 4, with WW1 modifications by Scarborough and others -- but still like those old Novak scenarios from *Over the Top*. Wadi Majid is my favorite of these.

For smaller battles, I use Men Under Fire rules. In any case, scenarios are from East Africa or the Middle East -- far from the madding crowd in Europe.

Vimy Ridge06 Jul 2022 4:37 a.m. PST

Great War Spearhead II

rsutton09 Jul 2022 7:19 p.m. PST

Great War Spearhead

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