Tag - Jim Dunnigan

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May 2, 2020

Spitfire: vmod

In Spitfire, Jim Dunnigan re-tools Flying Circus for early WWII. Airspeed has tripled since 1918 necessitating a signifcant change of scale.

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April 26, 2020

Flying Circus: vmod

The first air combat board game from Dunnigan and SPI, with sequential movement and aircraft performance charts to track the state of flight.

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March 19, 2020

Solomons Campaign: vmod

In his designer's notes for Solomons Campaign (1973) Jim Dunnigan notes that this game is based on his USN game published a year earlier, concentrating on one campaign instead of the entire Pacific theater. Because he had two bites on the apple with this system, SC is one of JD's great designs.

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May 12, 2019

Leipzig: vmod

Napoleon's 1813 campaign in Germany, published by SPI, designed by James Dunnigan. VASSAL module based on the 1972 version, using scratch-made map and counters.

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December 6, 2018

Grenadier: vmod

Jim Dunnigan's take on Napoleonic company-level tactics (part of SPI's tactical series). Rock-paper-scissors writ large. Drawback: no explicit square formation for infantry.

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