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Year Published
1995
# of Players
2
User Suggested # of Players
Best with 2, more than 2 players
Recommended with 1, 2, more than 2 players
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Mfg Suggested Ages
12 and up
Playing Time
360 minutes
User Suggested Ages
16 and up
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Language Dependence
Some necessary text - easily memorized or small crib sheet
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The Great War in Europe
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The Great War in Europe (TGWiE) is a two player or two-team game simulating the campaigns of the main European theaters of the First World War, from August 1914 to the armistice. Players represent the political and military high commands of the Central Powers and the Allies, conducting operations on the western front, the eastern front, Italy and the Balkans.

Components List

2 map sheets - west map and east map
1,200 die cut unit counters
Rules - 31 pages
1 Players aid card
(a six-sided die is needed to play, as well as two coffee cups for special events counters to be drawn)

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This game was published in Command magazine, Issue #33/MAR-APR 1995.

The Great War in Europe was reprinted, along with The Great War in the Near East as a The Great War in Europe: Deluxe Edition by GMT Games in 2007.


Awards

1995: Charles S. Roberts awards, Best Pre-World War II Boardgame

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