Join our newsletter
for new products, special offers, and more!

Enter email address

Sell your stuff or turn those old games into new!

Click Here

Don't see what you're looking for? Create a Want List!

Click Here

Partner with the Knight!

Click Here
#50 w/Zhukov's War

by Decision Games

Category: Board & War Game Magazines
Genre: Magazine - War Gaming
Product Line: World at War Magazine w/Games #1 - #50
Author: Ty Bomba
Publish Date: 2016
Pages: 80
Dimensions: 8.5x11x1"
In Print: Yes
Condition: MINT/New    
NKG part # Mfg. part # Type Condition
2148441768 DCGWW50 Magazine MINT/New

Zhukovís War covers the pivotal middle period of the titanic struggle between Hitler's Germany and Stalin's USSR, from July 1942 - July 1943. Strategic options abound for both players; victory goes to the one best able to carry out the chosen strategy, while maintaining a reserve to contain sudden enemy action or exploit an opportunity. The map covers the eastern front from Leningrad to the Sea of Azov at 20 miles per hex. Turns cover one month each for most of the year, two months during winter. Most units are Soviet armies and German divisions, plus a few Axis satellite corps. The turn sequence is built around the random drawing of chits to determine which player moves. Each chit drawn allows a player to both move and attack, but with a twist. One side allows the player to move first, then attack, the other side flips the sequence.

There are two twists to the mechanism. First, chits come in several varieties, with differing penalties or bonuses depending on the chit and the side chosen. Second, during certain turns, one player or the other gets bonuses, allowing selection of the first chit to open the action, and providing a different mix of chits reflecting the overall situation at that point in the war. Victory may occur at one of three times during the game; the end of the first German offensive, the end of the Soviet winter counteroffensive, and finally the end of the game, after the final German summer offensive.

Current Customer Reviews  (Review Guidelines)

» Be the first to write an online review and share your thoughts with other customers!

Customers who bought this item also bought:

#301 w/Kaiser's War in the East 1914-1918 by Decision Games
#25 w/Yom Kippur 1973 War by Decision Games
#83 w/Rising Sun Over China by Compass Games
#52 w/Sea Lion by Decision Games
#12 w/Chennault's First Fight by Against the Odds


» Browse other products by Decision Games


$49.95
Quantity:
Retail Price: $59.95
You Save: $10.00

In Stock: Ships within 24 hours

#50 w/Zhukov's War
+ view enlarged image
(if available)

#50 w/Zhukov's War
+ view enlarged image
(if available)

#50 w/Zhukov's War
+ view enlarged image
(if available)

^ Back to top