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John Edwards
United Kingdom
Stoke Row
Oxfordshire
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10
May 2003*
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David Brown
United Kingdom
STOCKPORT
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10
May 2004*
I rated this a 10 based on when it was released and what it did for the hobby. It's still a damn fine game and one that I still play occasionally (owed it for at least 25 years)

Not many games have the reply value this does. It's very playable, I think it helps with it being a meeting engagement that then builds up.

If you see a copy buy it
2004-05-27*
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Nathan kilgore
United States
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California
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10
Aug 2004*
If there was a wargame that could be voted best in the 20th century, this would be it. If you like competitive bidding for victory points, try this one out. No game will be the same, despite the relativly short learning curve. Plays fair in solitare also. There is talk of a remake so keep your fingers crossed for improvements graphically and scenarios too who knows?
2004-08-20*
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Ron Smith
United States
Santa Ana
California
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10
Nov 2004*
Owned
Severus Snape
Canada
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"She who dares, wins, Prime Minister."
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"I'm not allowed to say how many planes joined the raid, but I counted them all out and I counted them all back." Brian Hanrahan
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10
Feb 2012
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Alejandro Sanz Dolado
Spain
Zaragoza
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10
Jul 2005*
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Karen Messenger
United States
Pittsford
New York
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10
Dec 2005*
My favorite wargame of all time. As the Germans, you feel omnipotent -- for awhile. Can you keep your bright & shiny Panzer divisions blasting across the map, or will you reach too far and get bogged down? On the flip side, where do you make a stand? And, capping it all off -- where are your _good_ troops!
2005-12-10*
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philippe muller
France
anetz
pays de loire
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10
Feb 2007*
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Francois Trebosc
France
millau
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10
Aug 2007*
my first wargame!
2007-08-30*
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Kirby Meade
United States
Fairfax
Virginia
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10
Dec 2008*
The game system that started it all. It has more children than any other wargame system. The concept of untried units is now universal, and its move-fight-move sequence is a standard as well. The concept of Soviet HQs does show some age, but it is still one of the most enjoyable games I have played.
2008-12-07*
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Peter Landry
United States
Teaticket
Massachusetts
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10
Apr 2011
Love this game. Can't wait (but we have been for way too long) for the reprint by L2.
2011-04-23
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Kim Meints
United States
Waterloo
Iowa
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10
Jan 2011
T.C. Bradley
United States
Indiana
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10
Jun 2011
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Dò the Clef
France
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10
Jan 2012
Owned
Papy Dalrik
France
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10
Mar 2013
My first wargame
2013-03-17
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Francois Bruyere
Belgium
Ohain
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10
Jun 2014
My first Wargame
2014-06-10
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Brett Murrell
United States
Boise
Idaho
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10
Dec 2014
Owned
Keirh Kraemer
United States
Lufkin
Texas
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10
May 2015
Owned
Keith Kraemer

Texas
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Jun 2015
Owned
Paul Denhup
United States
Alexandria
Virginia
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9.5
May 2006*
AH's Panzergruppe Guderian is a must have. Great game; played games are never the same.
2006-05-06*
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charles race
United States
river forest
Illinois
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9.5
Jan 2007*
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Jeff Louis
United States
Colchester
Vermont
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9.5
May 2012
Just a great, fun game. I think the first game to use counters with unknown comabt values. Can be very tense for both players. Always the chance for a German breakout or a Soviet counter attack. FUN!

Rules are like glass.

To rate this game a 1 is to dislike fun.
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Ian Raine
Australia
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Honi soit qui mal y pense, motto of Sydney Uni Rugby Club, est. 1863
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General Sir John Monash, victor of Le Hamel
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9.5
Jan 2008*
Superb
2008-01-12*
Owned
Andrea Garello
Italy
Roma
YX
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9.5
Oct 2008*
A milestone (SPI version).
2008-10-17*
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nathan hayden
United States
Littleton
Colorado
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9.5
Mar 2014
Simply and perfectly badass
2014-03-05
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Rui Duarte
Portugal
Lisboa
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9.5
Dec 2014
Owned
Mark Kolenski
United States
Haverhill
Massachusetts
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9.2
Apr 2009*
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David Mitchell
United States
Elk Grove
CA
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9
Nov 2002*
One of the best soltaire wargames (although it was designed for two)
2002-11-16*
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Eric Miller
United States
Glen Burnie
Maryland
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9
May 2011
After acquiring the SPI flat-pack edition of this game, iIplayed it quite often. Liked it enough to eventually seek out and acquire the hardboard AH edition.
2011-05-15
Owned
Nils Stieglitz
Germany
Frankfurt
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9
Sep 2004*
I only recently played this game and enjoyed it very much. It's a classic wargame with fairly traditional mechanisms that are used for excellent effect. Both sides are tense to play, even if the Soviets are mainly on the defensive. Highly recommended. L2 will publish the 3rd edition in the near future, with much improved graphics.
2004-09-08*
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Steve Varty
United States
Dickinson
North Dakota
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9
Jul 2009*

2012-02-27
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Arthur Purcell
United States
Andover
Massachusetts
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9
Dec 2004*
One of the best of its kind! My favorite for many years. I still like to play it!
2004-12-10*
Owned
Robert Richardson
United States
Chicago
Illinois
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9
Feb 2005*
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Waldon Chisholm
United States
Richmond
Virginia
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9
Mar 2005*
A friend of mine introduced me to PGG nearly 15 years after it's initial release. One of the best.
2005-03-04*
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Yves Rettel
Luxembourg
Dudelange
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9
May 2005*
My first wargame I got (in the late 70s) and still like to play it.
2011-02-20
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Andrew Parkin
United Kingdom
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
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9
May 2005*
A classic and deservedly so, fast moving, tense with a good simple rule system. Untried units for the Soviets mean that there's often a nasty shock for someone when combat is joined. Open situation gives both players plenty to do.
2005-05-26*
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Pete Henninger
United States
Katy
Texas
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9
Jul 2012
What a nice game. Obviously very replayable and deserving of its classic reputation.
2005-06-21*
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John Harvey
United States
Fort Worth
TX
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9
Nov 2005*
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Tim Benjamin
United States
Los Alamos
New Mexico
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9
Aug 2008*
One of the best SPI games ever. Play it, you'll love it. (Unless you're just a 'Euro' sissy.) The Russian side is actually fun to play. Feeding more and more units against the Panzers until they're stuck like flypaper as more and more of the stronger Russian units get into the stacks and survive.
Certainly playable solitaire.
2006-07-27*
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Christian Penney
United States
Hollis
ME
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9
Aug 2006*
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John Gill
United States
Alexandria
Virginia
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9
Aug 2006*
Superb -- untried units (oh, no, a 0-0-6!), overruns, other options make this eminently replayable. Holds up well. Functional, tidy, workmanlike graphics, but OK in the visual department too (compare to some of the recent offenses to the eye, either mind-numbingly dull or mind-bendingly garish).
2006-08-26*
Owned
Greg Blanchett
United States
Lewisville
Texas
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9
Mar 2007*
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Steven Yasulevicz
United States
cheyenne
Wyoming
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9
May 2007*
Great for playing solitaire. Love this type game, meeting engagement. Don't you just love getting a few reinforcements. What a great idea, the untried units. I have the Avalon Hill version. Probably the best IMHO. excellent condition. punched and verified complete.
2009-09-16
Owned
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Angelo Cangemi
Italy
Minnesota
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9
Dec 2007*
Exceptional game, surely in the top ten of the hobby
2007-12-09*
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Belgium
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9
Jan 2008*
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alex w
Singapore
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9
Mar 2008*
What a simple system, and what a operational tense game it is. So far, this game is one of the best eastern front game.

Fantastic 2 player game that exciting to play either side. Excellent solitaire game that is so elegantly done, that replay ability is huge.

This is one game that keeps you holding your breath to the very last turn.

No other game currently in print has kept me so tense throughout.
2012-03-10
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Merrill Wright
United States
Florida
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9
Mar 2008*
Owned
Michael Vallance
United Kingdom
Warwick
Warwickshire
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9
Sep 2008*
so want to play this again ! One of the finest early games played - Pete and I battled over this many times. Happy days.
2008-09-05*
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Franklin Turner
United States
Fultondale
Alabama
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9
Mar 2009*
This rating is mostly nostalgia. It was the first game I ever played where neither side knew the strenth of a unit until it had engaged.
2009-04-05
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Darren Kerr
Australia
Kingston
ACT
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9
Mar 2011
Still a great game despite its age.
2011-03-11

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