Panzer Grenadier: The Fourth Age
Three new games with the new Fourth Edition rules to Panzer Grenadier are here, with three more on their way. Have a look at them here.
Pusan Perimeter: The ROKs
23 July 2014: With Korean War: Pusan Perimeter on the verge of availableness, it's a good time to look at the game's South Korean pieces. They're smooth, scorchless, sootless and nicely thick - and they look pretty good, too.
22 July 2014: Every game has its day, and then someday it's over. Today we add six new entries to Valhalla, our hall of fallen heroes.
Great War at Sea: Gunnery
21 July 2014: The designer discusses gunnery probabilities in Great War at Sea games, complete with a pair of optional rules for your consideration.
Frontier Battles: The Needle Gun
20 July 2014: Prussia's wonder weapon, the Dreyse needle gun, was a poorly-made, short-ranged weapon. Yet it helped win the Austro-Prussian War, as seen in our Battles of 1866: Frontier Battles.
Fortress Malta: Blackshirts
19 July 2014: Our new Fortress Malta expansion includes many new MVSN (Blackshirt) units for use in our Island of Death game. Today we look at the history of the Italian Blackkshirt militia.
Panzer Grenadier: Iron Curtain
18 July 2014: A new series page for our Panzer Grenadier alternate history line, Iron Curtain. The third book in the sub-series, Red & White, is due out soon.
The Treasonous Code Clerk, Part Two
17 July 2014: Dave Lippmann continues the story of Tyler Gatewood Kent, the right-wing embassy code clerk who tried to undermine America's entry into World War II.
Burning Tigers: Scenario Preview, Part Three
16 July 2014: Kursk: Burning Tigers is now available! We continue our look at Mike Perryman's well-crafted scenarios of history's fiercest tank battle.
Turkish Black Sea Fleet: Scenarios, Part Three
15 July 2014: Jim Stear wraps up his scenarios for the Turkish Black Sea Fleet from the Golden Journal.
Eastern Fleet: Fancy Carrier Cards
14 July 2014: Today we bring you nice full-color carrier cards for the British and Japanese aircraft carriers of Second World War at Sea: Eastern Fleet.
Midway: Kimmel's War Plan
13 July 2014: Admiral Husband E. Kimmel took the blame for Pearl Harbor, but he had plans to defend his fleet and today Christopher Cafiero puts them into the context of our Midway game.
Advanced Zeppelin Leader
12 July 2014: Great War at Sea: Zeppelins remains the coolest game supplement ever. Here's a look at this greatest of game books.
The Treasonous Code Clerk, Part One
11 July 2014: Dave Lippmann returns with another opus, this time about Tyler Gatewood Kent, the right-wing embassy code clerk who tried to undermine America's entry into World War II.
Red & White: The Timeline
10 July 2014: John Stafford tells us about the 1951 invasion of democratic Poland that never happened, the theme for our upcoming Panzer Grenadier book, Iron Curtain: Red & White.
Pacific Crossroads: Hood Scenarios, Part Seven
9 July 2014: Jim Stear has another scenario for the battle cruiser Hood, using the map from Pacific Crossroads.
Second World War at Sea: Battle Short Cuts
8 July 2014: Nick Rider returns with a cheat sheet for Second World War at Sea battle scenario play.
Twenty Years Ago Today . . .
7 July 2014: Karen Kwiatkowski bought the very first Avalanche Press game sold. Today we look back at 20 years of selling fun, and forward to 20 more.
Frontier Battles: Scenario Preview Part Three
6 July 2014: We wrap up our look at the scenarios of Battles of 1866: Frontier Battles, the Nachod/Skalitz battles which were decided mostly by petty service politics.
SWWaS: Why We Play
5 July 2014: Brian McCue is back with a look at what makes the Second World War at Sea (and Great War at Sea) game series so attractive to him.
Great Pacific War: America's Lost Battleships
4 July 2014: Deficit obsession in the 1930's crippled American military preparedness. Today we look at the warships not constructed in a trade of blood for gold. With a download for Great Pacific War.
Great War at Sea: Fancy Fleet Card
3 July 2014: Organize your fleets on this full-color fleet organization card, for use with any Great War at Sea game.
An Army at Dawn: Map Preview
2 July 2014: Guy Riessen just keeps getting better: have a look at his new maps for the upcoming Panzer Grenadier: An Army at Dawn.
High Seas Fleet: Designer's Thoughts
1 July 2014: Our upcoming scenario book for Jutland posits that Germany didn't really try to challenge Britain in a naval arms race. But what if she had?
Battle of the Bulge: Publisher's Preview
30 June 2014: Panzer Grenadier: Battle of the Bulge has been a mainstay of our catalog for a dozen years. As the game's shelf life winds down, today the publisher looks back on it.
Horn of Africa: Fancy Carrier Cards
27 June 2014: Today we bring you nice full-color carrier cards for the aircraft carriers of Second World War at Sea: Horn of Africa.
Iron Curtain: Red & White
26 June 2014: John Stafford brings us his Panzer Grenadier alternative history looking at Polish resistance in a Cold War turned hot. Iron Curtain: Red&White has 77 pieces and 40 new scenarios.
Rome at War: King of Kings
25 June 2014: Sassanid Persia takes on the Romans, Parthians and Palmyrenes in King of Kings, our upcoming scenario book for Fading Legions, with 176 new pieces and over a dozen new battles.
Great War at Sea: High Seas Fleet
24 June 2014: It's a new scenario book for Jutland, featuring the High Seas Fleet that could have been had the Germans really wanted to challenge the Royal Navy. With 70 new "long" ship pieces.
Second World War at Sea: Battle Options
23 June 2014: Nick Rider returns, professing more love for SWWAS Battle Scenarios with a study of the system's optional tactical rules.
Golden Journal: Snowfall 2014
20 June 2014: New stuff just pours out of our workshop: our new Golden Journal has real laser-cut pieces for new War of the States/Empires variants.
The Habsburg Fleet: Designer's Notes
19 June 2014: Our next book release, SWWAS: The Habsburg Fleet, launches soon. Today the designer discusses the book's scenarios and alternative history.