Blitzkrieg at the Ardennes

Published: February 1, 2009 - Last update: October 2, 2012 - 13267 downloads

Alt name
Blitzkrieg: Battle At The Ardennes
Simulation, Strategy
Board / Party Game, Historical Battle (specific/exact), Turn-based
Command Simulations
Command Simulations
4.37 / 5
10 votes
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Description of Blitzkrieg at the Ardennes

To shortly resume Blitzkrieg at the Ardennes (also known as Blitzkrieg: Battle At The Ardennes), it's about strategy, simulation and board / party game, historical battle (specific/exact), turn-based. It was done by Command Simulations in 1990. Feel free to download and try it!

A conversion of the board game of the same name, this simulation of Battle of the Bulge had a confusing interface and lengthy game mechanics. Although it's a faithful conversion, the awkward user interface and questionable AI makes it one of the worst wargames from RAW. Definitely a case of fun sacrified for the sake of realism alone, Blitzkrieg will appeal only to die-hard wargamers who are interested in the subject matter and crave historical accuracy. Even the manual is poorly written. Overall, a disappointing wargame that could have been much more, had the designers focus less on faithfully recreating the complex boardgame and more on playability.
Review by HOTUD

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Oon added this comment :

Never hear of it before, but i love risk and diplomacy, so might as well try it


myshu added this comment :

so very cool :)


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