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Well, as there is a list of free games, I might as well make one for wargames.

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1. Board Game: Battle for Moscow (first edition) [Average Rating:6.15 Overall Rank:5296]
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Battle For Moscow is a free game you can get at
http://grognard.com/bfm/index.html
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2. Board Game: Modern Naval Battles [Average Rating:6.43 Overall Rank:3450]
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MNB has been released for all to download and play under its new name "Cold War Naval Battles"
Get it here
http://www.relativerange.com/cwnb/
(Hope you have a lot of printerpaper they also sell the pre-printed cards for about $20)
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3. Board Game: Outpost Gamma [Average Rating:5.88 Overall Rank:10645]
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Outpost Gamma
http://dwarfstar.brainiac.com/ds_outpostgamma.html
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4. Board Game: Grav Armor [Average Rating:6.46 Overall Rank:7786]
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Grav Armor
http://dwarfstar.brainiac.com/ds_gravarmor.html
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5. Board Game: Lock 'n Load: Forgotten Heroes – Vietnam [Average Rating:7.42 Overall Rank:2188] [Average Rating:7.42 Unranked]
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Shrapnel Games has released two print and play demos of this game(Lock 'N Load Demo and Demo Scenario 2)
http://www.shrapnelgames.com/markhwalker/locknload/6.htm
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6. Board Game: Operation Iraqi Freedom [Average Rating:5.92 Unranked]
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Operation Iraqi Freedom is a free game from Armchair General which alows players to re-create the first part of Gulf War 2
http://www.armchairgeneral.com/page_left_column.php?content=...
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7. Board Game: Canvas Eagles [Average Rating:7.83 Overall Rank:3100]
Alex Sorbello
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I have added this one before.
The best free (war)game out there and updated often...
You need to check this out.
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8. Board Game: First Blood: The Guadalcanal Campaign [Average Rating:6.27 Overall Rank:8902]
Mark Mokszycki
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Snohomish
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Don't forget this one. I printed it up LARGE and it's a pretty fun and tense game, even if the abstract air rules take a bit to wrap you're head around (and the typos in the rules don't help). Still, well worth checking out. The Americans always feel outnumbered, and the reinforcements always make it to the fray JUST in the nick of time...
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9. Board Game: Whistling Death [Average Rating:8.18 Overall Rank:2694]
Christopher Taylor
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Lake Forest
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There is a quick start pack for Fighting Wings, with rules, a couple of planes and some scenarios available here:

http://www.users.bigpond.net.au/mantis/FW/FW.htm
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10. Board Game: Ancients [Average Rating:6.74 Overall Rank:4340]
Eric Landes
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Beaverton
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This is now available for free from this link: http://www.relativerange.com/ancients/index.htm

Of course, there's a lot of printing, cutting, and assembling...
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11. Board Game: Panzer Grenadier: The East Front [Average Rating:6.22 Overall Rank:5107]
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A map, full rules, counters, and two sample scenarios are now available for download on Avalanche Press' site: http://www.avalanchepress.com/PlayPG.php

These are taken from the soon-to-be-released 2nd edition of the PG: Eastern Front game.
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12. Board Game: Peep War [Average Rating:5.08 Unranked]
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Maybe the best Consim ever.
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13. Board Game: Clay-O-Rama [Average Rating:6.58 Overall Rank:5440]
David Staley
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Akron
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Great fun game for adults and kids! Also known as Claydonia.
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14. Board Game: Oh No, There Goes Tokyo! [Average Rating:6.79 Overall Rank:7672]
Matthew Nadelhaft
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I definitely consider this one a wargame, even though it also has economic/resource management, bidding, and other systems. And lord knows I'm always trying to get people to download it!
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15. Board Game: Battle of Seattle [Average Rating:5.84 Unranked]
Brian Train
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Victoria
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This game is now available at http://islandhosting.com/~ltmurnau/lilwars.htm#freegame.

It's protesters against police in a game inspired by the anti-WTO unrest during their 1999 meeting in Seattle. The protesters range from anarchists to organized labor, while the civil authorities range from the Seattle P.D. to the National Guard. There's all the regular grasping for real estate and struggle for power, but you also have to deal with the media: too much looting or hippie-bashing can cause too much unwanted exposure.
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16. Board Game: Barbarossa Solitaire [Average Rating:6.15 Unranked]
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A Solitaire wargame set on the east front, Link at the game page.
(the map prints out to the corect size)
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17. Board Game: The Russian Portfolio [Average Rating:6.29 Unranked]
Robert Wesley
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Here we have a 'Lou Coatney' design for anyone's 'enjoyment' then.
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18. Board Game: 1st Alamein [Average Rating:6.76 Unranked]
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This was the 'first' of 'Lou Coatney's' web-published games.
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19. Board Game: Stalingrad Attacked [Average Rating:7.00 Unranked]
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Yet another Game from 'Lou Coatney'!
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20. Board Game: The Drive on Metz (first edition) [Average Rating:5.72 Overall Rank:11935]
Francisco J. Piña A.
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Calama
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This one is very interesting, it holds some similarities with Battle For Moscow, like the scale of the map and the no-stacking rule. The most interesting thing about it is that it's part of a book about designing wargames

Link: http://www.hyw.com/Books/WargamesHandbook/4-3-metz.htm
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21. Board Game: BattleTech [Average Rating:6.97 Overall Rank:823]
Francisco J. Piña A.
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There's an introductory version of this one available for free at www.classicbattletech.com
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22. Board Game: Target Arnhem: Across 6 Bridges [Average Rating:6.52 Overall Rank:3181]
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This was released as a free game from MMP at Origins 2005. I don't know if its available free from them in any other venue
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23. Board Game: Napoleon at Waterloo [Average Rating:6.57 Overall Rank:3168]
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The game is available free here:
http://www.alanemrich.com/PGD/Week_03/PGD_NAW_rules.htm
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24. Board Game: Fallout Warfare [Average Rating:6.36 Unranked]
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The games where very fun.

There also was a tabletop RPG that they gave away as a PDF, I think you can get it free now.
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25. Board Game: OMMS: On Map Military Strategy [Average Rating:6.50 Unranked]
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From the rules:
"The game is played using a board, counters, cards, matches, paper and dice readily available in most households. The board is simple ordnance survey map (1:250 000 scale), counters are coins, the cards are a number of standard 54 pack playing cards (with two jokers), and four standard 6-sided dice are required.
The aim for each player is to conquer their opponents before they can reciprocate. Each player starts by placing a base in one village, town or city on the map, then take turns to spread their armies to other settlements, spreading in influence, and attempting to win opponents' settlements for themselves.
Players use the playing cards to place new units and strengthen military strongholds, and to aid their expansion in the game."
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