Tag - John Young

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20 Dec 2020

The Marne

The Marne (SPI 1972) was designed by John Young - it depicts the culmination of the German advance in 1914 and the Allied counter-attack. There are four things about this game that bear mentioning.

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10 Aug 2019

Rifle and Saber

Tactical combat of the mid and late 1800's. Designer John Young. Follows Grenadier in the tactical games sequence. (Armageddon, Phalanx, Centurion, Dark Ages, Renaissance of Infantry, Musket and Pike, Grenadier, Rifle and Saber).

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16 Jul 2019

Wilderness Campaign

The May-June 1864 Virginia campaign as depicted by John Young (SPI 1972). Pre-cursor to Lee Moves North.

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16 Aug 2018

Lee Moves North

Lee Moves North (John Young, SPI 1973) covers the Antietam and Gettysburg campaigns using the same game system as The Wilderness Campaign. Innovative for that time because it employed hidden movement and dummy counters.

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