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Tactics was a wargame magazine published by Hobby Japan (see Japanese wikipedia entry) from 1982 to 1992.

The style of magazine changed dramatically several times.

Detailed explanation of the magazine in Japan is here : Japanese description in Wikipedia

Online indexes (written in Japanese):
Tactics (bimonthly) index 1982-1985
Tactics (monthly) index 1985-1990
Tactics (quarterly) index 1990-1992

The magazine also had a supplementary game.
It was only rules and gamemap, and cardboard counter sheet were sold separately (No. 24 and later).
It was sold via mail order, the payment method was registered mail with cash.

Magazine Issues

  1. Battle for Cherbourg
  2. Donkey Command
  3. Bnot Ya'akov Bridge
  4. Deutschland unter Geld
  5. Savoival!
  6. Battle of Eylau
  7. Send Us More Japs!
  8. Great Redoubt
  9. Battle of Bull Run
  10. Operation Overlord / Tank Battle of Prokhorovka
  11. A Dangerous Beach-Head
  12. Battle for Germany
  13. Napoleon at Waterloo
  14. The Wreck of the B.S.M. Pandora
  15. World War I: Deluxe Edition
  16. Titan Strike!
  17. King Arthur / Panzergruppe Kleist
  18. Chinese Farm
  19. Voyage of the B.S.M. Pandora
  20. The Fall of Rome
  21. Golan
  22. Marengo: Napoleon in Italy, 14 June 1800
  23. Dawn of the Dead
  24. Frozen Front
  25. The Punic Wars
  26. The Creature That Ate Sheboygan
  27. Seikiheikuu
  28. Melee
  29. Jena-Auerstadt
  30. Barbarian Kings
  31. Korsun
  32. Supercharge
  33. Sticks & Stones
  34. Wizard
  35. Wagram
  36. Rabbits and Rats (role playing game)
  37. The Far Seas
  38. Ragnarok
  39. Operation Star
  40. DeathMaze
  41. Remember the Alamo
  42. The Lords of Underearth
  43. Breitenfeld
  44. Ice War
  45. Caporetto, 1917
  46. Citadel of Blood
  47. The Plot to Assassinate Hitler
  48. Dimension Demons
  49. Fruehlingserwachen
  50. The Trojan War
  51. St.Vith (a part of Battles for the Ardennes)
  52. Township of Treasures
  53. Fall Barbarossa
  54. Guiearth Saga
  55. Kanev: Parachutes Across the Dnepr, September 23-26, 1943
  56. Victory in the Galaxy
  57. Race to the Meuse
  58. Shadow of K's-Birlcess
  59. Clairvaux (a part of Battles for the Ardennes)
  60. Clairvaux (a part of Battles for the Ardennes) replacement map
  61. Holy Roman Empire
  62. Kiev
  63. Celles (a part of Battles for the Ardennes) / Verdommte See

Renewal Magazine Issues

  1. Gekitoh Tabaruzaka
  2. Record for Rommel
  3. Carrier Battle in Solomon sea
  4. Charge to Moscow
  5. Schlieffen-Plan

Counter Sheet Issues

  1. Sheet No.1 - Tactics No.24 No.25 No.26
  2. Sheet No.2 - Tactics No.27 No.28 No.29
  3. Sheet No.3 - Tactics No.30 No.31 No.32
  4. Sheet No.4 - Tactics No.33 No.34 No.35
  5. Sheet No.5 - Tactics No.36 No.37 No.38
  6. Sheet No.6 - Tactics No.39
  7. Sheet No.7 - Tactics No.41 No.42 No.43
  8. Sheet No.8 - Tactics No.44 No.45 No.46
  9. Sheet No.9 - Tactics No.40 No.47 No.50
  10. Sheet No.10 - Tactics No.49 No.51
  11. Sheet No.11 - Tactics No.52 No.54 No.56
  12. Sheet No.12 - Tactics No.53 No.55 No.61
  13. Sheet No.13 - Tactics No.57 No.59
  14. Sheet No.14 - Tactics No.58 No.60 + Ogre Counters
  15. Sheet No.15 - Tactics No.62 No.64
  16. Sheet No.16 - Tactics No.63 No.65
  17. Sheet No.17 - Tactics No.66 No.68
  18. Sheet No.18 - Tactics No.67 No.69 No.73 (Only some units)
  19. Sheet No.19 - Tactics No.70 No.71
  20. Sheet No.20 - Tactics No.73 (With cards) No.75
  21. Sheet No.21 - Tactics No.77 (For two kinds of games)

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