World War II in Europe is a theatre level game that begins in either the fall of 1939 or the spring of 1941. You take on the side of the Axis with Germany and Italy or the Allies with France, USA, UK and USSR.
This game can be linked with World War II in the Pacific.
-This game features rules for terrain, such as rivers, deserts, mountains and woodlands.
-Supply will be important, as your armies can be cut off and destroyed.
-Unique combat system.
-Fleets can intercept each other with the naval interception rules.
-Convoys will need to be protected in order to ensure safe supply to your troops, as well ascollecting the needed raw materials for making your weapons of war.
-Optional rules, such as technology, Vichy France or the advanced naval rules add complexity.
Needed to play this game, you will need:
Axis & Allies Europe 1940 (first or second edition)
10 supply markers (or coloured chips)
10 cut off from supply markers
10 fortress markers
6 paratroopers (1 for each country) -Airborne Roundels
All these extras are available from Historical Board Gaming.
Go to www.historicalboardgaming.com
The game itself can be found here: http://www.historicalboardgaming.com/WWII-in-Europe-Vinyl-map-Electronic-Rules_p_1135.html