Joined: 23 Dec 2009
Location: Massachusetts, USA
|Posted: Wed Jun 17, 2015 3:34 am Post subject: Band of Brothers: a World War II boardgame series
|Not other figures we like, but a different game.
I like the elegance of Band of Brothers: Screaming Eagle boardgame. It accomplishes a lot, using elegant rules. (As much as I love what Chain of Command brings to my Quar games, I don't think of the rules as "elegant".)
They're doing a Kickstarter, with which you can get the original 2 games (Screaming Eagles and Ghost Panzer) and the upcoming expansion, Texas Arrows.
Here's an overview:
It also contains links to a comparison to some other games, a "Why BoB?" article, and the Kickstarter.
If I were to use it for Quar, I'd need to get 6mm, I think.