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Strategy & Tactics - Game - 212 - Rough & Ready - Opening Battles of the Mexican-American War

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Strategy & Tactics - Game - 212 - Rough & Ready - Opening Battles of the Mexican-American War
Title Rough & Ready
Subtitle Opening Battles of the Mexican-American War
Issue 212
Has Game Yes
Publisher Decision Games
PubDate
Game Name Rough and Ready
Edition Game
Solitaire No
Hours to Play 3
Players 2
Complexity Low-Intermediate
Scale Tactical
Editor Joseph Miranda
Contributor none
Artist Joe Youst, Mark Lemick
Designer Richard H. Berg
Game Tags The Americas
Strategy & Tactics - Game - 212 - Rough & Ready - Opening Battles of the Mexican-American War



Description: Rough & Ready simulates the opening battles of the Mexican American War in 1846 and 1847. The game is comprised of three scenarios: the Battles of Palo Alto, Resaca de la Palma and Rio Sacramento.


Contents:
  • Rough and Ready: Zachary Taylor’s Invasion of Northern Mexico by Richard H. Berg
  • Bonnie Prince Charlie and the ’45 by Lt. Col. Alistair Pope (ret.)
  • Samurai Warfare in the Sengoku Period by Lewis Ritter
  • Technology in Strategy Games: Fritz Bronner’s LIFTOFF! & the Neglected Opportunity by Gregory Wilmouth
  • The Prince of Travelers: Ibn Battuta by David T. Tchanz
  • (FYI) Yhe Spanish "Blue" Squadron in Russia, 1941-1944 by Javier Romero
  • (FYI) Nazi Germany's 18th Artillery Battalion by Steven Sandman
  • (FYI) France, 1940: Behind the Scenes of the Last Seven Days by Kelly Bell
  • (FYI) Interview with the Pilot of the Enola Gay by Elaine A. Aubrey

Notes: The Rio Sacramento Game Map appears on pages 32 and 33 of tge magazine. The issue also contains errata counters for the games in issues #201, #204 and #206

Item created by: Lethe on 2015-07-14 13:31:18. Last edited by gdm on 2018-07-28 09:29:44

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