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Military, Historical and Political Games

War, what is it good for, NOTHING!

Well it's good for board gamers all over the World really, and safer too! There are tons of wargames out there from any point in history and they are all here in this section and sub-sections. Also included are politicial games, these aren't exactly wargames, but they carry the same weight.

So enjoy your conflict in a happier enviroment, safely battle your opponant into the ground and even conquer the World from your table top!


Sub Categories
Advanced Squad Leader
Advanced Squad Leader
American Civil War
American Civil War
Ancient Warfare
Ancient Warfare
Middle Ages Warfare
Middle Ages Warfare
Napoleonic Wars
Napoleonic Wars
Periodicals
Periodicals
Post WW2 and Modern Warfare
Post WW2 and Modern Warfare
Warfare in the 16th to 19th Century
Warfare in the 16th to 19th Century
Wargames for Solo Play
Wargames for Solo Play
World War I
World War I
World War II
World War II

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£59.99
1714 : The Case of the Catalans 1714 : The Case of the Catalans
The war against the Bourbons for five players acting in unison - but aiming to further their own ambitions for Europe.
£34.99
1750 : Britain Versus France 1750 : Britain Versus France
Throughout the 18th century, Britain and France waged a bloody series of wars for nothing short of global domination. Massive sailing warships, armies of bayonet-wielding soldiers, and their skilled allies fought for control of North American, African, and Indian colonies. In many ways, this was the first "world war".
£65.99
1960: The Making of the President 1960: The Making of the President
1960: The Making of the President recreates the most important presidential election of modern times. Can you carry JFK to the White House? Or will you overturn history and put Richard Nixon into power ahead of time?
£39.99
1989 : Dawn  of Freedom 1989 : Dawn of Freedom
Recreate the the end of the cold War in 1989 from the same designer as Twilight Struggle & 1960: Making of the President.
£26.99
7 Ronin 7 Ronin
Play as the 7 Ronin (masterless ninjas) defending a village or the attacking force. Each side has special abilities to aid them in there quest, can you hold out in defence or take enough of the village to force a surrender?
£59.99
878 : Vikings - Invasion of England 878 : Vikings - Invasion of England
In 878: Vikings – Invasions of England, players control the invading Vikings or the English nobles who are trying to withstand the invasion
£49.99
Arquebus : Men of Iron Volume IV Arquebus : Men of Iron Volume IV
Arquebus uses the popular "Men of Iron" mechanics with much concentration on detail of weaponry. Includes 8 battles.
£69.99
Axis and Allies Anniversary Edition Axis and Allies Anniversary Edition
Axis & Allies celebrates 50 years of Avalon Hill games with this Anniversary Edition of the classic World War II strategy board game.
£38.99
Bloody Steppes of Crimea : Alma – Balaclava – Inkerman 1854 Bloody Steppes of Crimea : Alma – Balaclava – Inkerman 1854
Tactical game about three famous battles of Crimean War.
£42.99
Breaking the Chains : War in the South China Sea Breaking the Chains : War in the South China Sea
Breaking the Chains (BtC) simulates a hypothetical future military conflict over the South China and East China Seas around the year 2021.
£49.99
Caesar : Conquest of Gaul Caesar : Conquest of Gaul
Gallia omnia est in partes tres ...
£10.49
Ceres: Operation Stolen Base Ceres: Operation Stolen Base
Ceres: Operation Stolen Base is a solitaire game depicting the actions of an elite Rebel task force attempting to seize the largest source of water in the Solar System shortly after the outbreak of the Free Mars Revolution.
£49.99
Comancheria : The Rise and Fall of the Comanche Empire Comancheria : The Rise and Fall of the Comanche Empire
Comanchería – The Rise and Fall of the Comanche Empire is Joel Toppen’s second game design which tells the story of the First Nations people of North America. Like Navajo Wars, Comanchería is a SOLITAIRE game in which the player plays the role of the Numunuu, the Comanche people. 
£45.49
Conquest of Paradise 2nd edition Conquest of Paradise 2nd edition
Conquest of Paradise is a game of exploration and empire building, but also (as you'd expect from a GMT game) CONFLICT.
£64.99
Conquest of the Empire Conquest of the Empire
Two games in one box. The first a reprint of the classic Milton Bradley, with updated rules from the original designer. The second a more complex game based on Martin Wallace's 'Struggle of Empires'.
£21.99
Crisis 2020 Crisis 2020
Play the Government or Rebels in this all American conflict of the near future.
£64.99
Crusade and Revolution : The Spanish Civil War Crusade and Revolution : The Spanish Civil War
Crusade and Revolution (CaR) pulls together enjoyment, playability and historical simulation. It uses the traditional card-driven system, adapting it to the specific circumstances of the Spanish Civil War.
£39.99
Cuba : The Splendid Little War Cuba : The Splendid Little War
Recreate the third war of Cuban Independence, take control of either the Spanish colonial forces trying to hold onto Cuba or the rebels who are trying to gain Independence. Which will succeed?
£31.49
Dawn's Early Light : Red Hammer Dawn's Early Light : Red Hammer
It's May 1985 and Operation Red Hammer has begun! World War Three has started.
£49.99
Days of Ire : Budapest 1956 Days of Ire : Budapest 1956
Pandemic meets Twilight Struggle.
£49.99
Democracy Under Siege Democracy Under Siege
Democracy under Siege is an interactive simulation enabling you to explore the geo-politcal conflict between Facism, Democracy and Communism It reproduces the geopolitical conflicts and political struggles that led to the Second World War. The game covers the period 1933-1940 and is designed for two or three players.
£21.49
Diplomacy Diplomacy
At the opening of the 20th century the Great Powers of Europe manoeuvre to dominate the Continent in this truly classic boardgame. A colossus of Boardgame design - one of the true foundations of our hobby
£31.99
European Union : The Board Game European Union : The Board Game
You can recreate the workings of the EU!
£69.99
Festung Europa: The Campaign for Western Europe, 1943-1945 Festung Europa: The Campaign for Western Europe, 1943-1945
The long awaited follow-up to the highly popular card driven game, Shifting Sands:  The Campaign for North Africa, 1940–1943 (from MMP).
£26.99
Fleets 2025 : East China Sea Fleets 2025 : East China Sea
A hitech future war fought for the future of an independent Taiwan
£44.99
Founding Fathers Founding Fathers
Jason Matthews' multiplayer game about the struggle to set the American constitution.
£28.99
Fuentes De Onoro 20 (Boxed Edition) Fuentes De Onoro 20 (Boxed Edition)
A fast paced battle games from the Napoleonic era, which nearly saw the Anglo-British army defeated at Almeida. Can you re-create history or change it?
£31.49
Garibaldi Garibaldi
A game where players attempt to recreate the great Italian's escape from Austrian imprisonment in 1849 iwth one player as Garibadli and up to five oppoenents trying to catch him
£22.99
Guadalajara Guadalajara
After the failure of Franco's Nationalist troops to surround and conquer Madrid during the first months of the Spanish Civil War, Spain looked doomed to a long war of attrition.
£9.99
Guillotine Guillotine
How many noble heads can you claim in three days of executions? Compete with other revolutionaries to see who can make the biggest inroad to the French Aristocracy. You'd be 'in seine' not to play it.
£35.99
Hastings 1066 : Shield Wall Hastings 1066 : Shield Wall
Shield Wall is a low complexity wargame on the Battle of Hastings.
£27.99
High Treason: The Trial of Louis Riel High Treason: The Trial of Louis Riel
Enter the courtroom during five fateful days of July, 1885, when the future of a country hung in the balance, and the defendant, Louis Riel, hanged in the aftermath.
£49.99
Holdfast North Africa Holdfast North Africa
As 1941 opened Great Britain had its back against the wall. Thrown out of Europe by Germany, its military’s only bright spot was defending Egypt against the Italians. Then Germany’s General Erwin Rommel arrived in the desert and began the legend of the Africa Korps
£46.99
Holland '44 : Operation Market-Garden Holland '44 : Operation Market-Garden
Holland '44 is a two-player game depicting the Allies’ combined ground and airborne attack in the Netherlands during WWII, which was code named Operation Market-Garden.
£28.99
Junta! Junta!
Players represent various office holders in the ruling Junta. Depending upon his office and the various cards he holds, each player has a certain number of votes. These are important as they must first elect El Presidente and then vote on the budget that he proposes.
£30.49
Kremlin Kremlin
A classic game of political intrigue set in the Soviet Politburo.
£62.99
Leningrad 41 Leningrad 41
When most people think of Leningrad in WW2, it is the long siege that comes to mind. But the best chance for the Axis to capture the city really happened in the opening months of the campaign..
£26.99
Louis XIV Louis XIV
Influence the King by fair means or foul, and remember every plan is a good plan if you can get away with it.
£27.99
Manifest Destiny Manifest Destiny
A card driven strategy game that recreates the history of American progress from colonial times to the present
£0.00
Medieval Medieval
Wage war, unleash the plague, excommunicate the unworthy, and drive back the Mongol hordes. You are the head of a cabal—bent on controlling provinces, kingdoms, and of the Medieval world through skulduggery and outright conquest.
£69.99
Medieval Conspiracy Medieval Conspiracy
In Medieval Conspiracy you take the role of a mighty noble family. Increase your power, gain new countries, get votes of the electoral princes to finally be elected the new Holy Roman Emperor.
£164.99
Mega Civilization Mega Civilization
Mega Civilization is a game of skill for 5 to 18 players covering the historical development of ancient civilizations from just after the last Ice Age, to the dawn of the new era at the end of the Iron Age - a time span of almost 8,000 years.
£34.99
Mound Builders Mound Builders
Mound Builders, from Wes Erni and Ben Madison, is a solitaire States of SiegeTM game where you represent the two largest pre-Columbian Indian “mound builder” cultures that dominated eastern North America from before the time of Christ until the coming of the European colonists in the 17th century
£46.99
Navajo Wars Navajo Wars
A Solitaire game where you try to keep the Navajo tribe independent from the Spanish, Mexicans and Americans over nearly 300 years.
£52.99
Naval War of 1812 Naval War of 1812
In the global commerce war between Great Britain and the young United States, the goal of the American player is to hunt down British merchant ships while avoiding their warships. The British goal is to seek out the American frigates and merchant ships, while protecting their own.
£31.99
Nuclear War 50th Anniversary Edition Nuclear War 50th Anniversary Edition
A classic satirical card game, first published in 1965 and in a new special 50th Anniversary edition.
£14.99
Paper Wars 86 : Nomads No More Paper Wars 86 : Nomads No More
Nomads No More – Central Asian Conflicts in the Wake of the Russian Civil War, by John Gorkowski.
£29.99
Patton's Vanguard Patton's Vanguard
Patton’s Vanguard consists of two quick-playing four turn scenarios depicting the German attempt to drive the Americans from the German border.
£29.99
Pensacola 1781 Pensacola 1781
The sixth game in GMT's Battles of the American Revolution series , recreates the Florida siege where the British attempted to hold out against a Spanish/French army
£10.49
Phobos Rising Phobos Rising
Phobos Rising! Insurgency on Mars is a solitaire game depicting the heroic actions of an elite team attempting to secure key facilities on Mars. Success means Mars has been secured and the Martian Revolution, depicted at the start of the Free Mars game, begins with a general uprising across the colonies bases and ships in the Solar System.
£29.99
Red Typhoon Red Typhoon
RED TYPHOON is a redesign by Revolution Games of the fourth game of the popular PANZER KORPS series; originally published by Command Magazine Japan.
£38.99
Reds! The Russian Civil War 1918-1921 Reds! The Russian Civil War 1918-1921
GMT Reprint of Ted Raicer's and Volko Ruhnke's collaborative effort from 2001 about the Russian Civil War.
£40.99
Risk Legacy Risk Legacy
A revolution in board game design from one of the oldest of modern board games.
£27.49
Rock of the Marne Rock of the Marne
This game, part of the Standard Combat Series, has as its subject matter the last battles on the Western Front of World War One
£32.99
Royals Royals
Europe in the 17th Century and you control one of the Royal powers who are trying to gain supremacy through influence and intrigue.
£14.49
Secrets Secrets
Players are assigned a hidden team, the CIA and KGB, trying to collect the most points for their side. In addition, one or two players are secretly anti-establishment Hippies who are working for nobody. Their goal is to fight the Man and have the fewest points.
£15.99
Shanghai Incident : 28 January - 2 March 1932 Folio Series Shanghai Incident : 28 January - 2 March 1932 Folio Series
Japanese aggression against China in 1932.
£24.99
Siege of Syracuse 415-413 BC Siege of Syracuse 415-413 BC
Simple. If the Athenians had taken Syracuse, during their invasion of 415 BCE, they would have captured Sicily and become a major superpower. Available for pre-order, expected in store 29th October
£16.99
Simple Great Battles of History Simple Great Battles of History
Simple Great Battles of History (Simple GBoH) allows gamers to recreate the significant battles of the ancient Western world covered by GMT's Great Battles of History (GBoH) Series. Simple GBoH is designed for players who want a faster, less die-roll-heavy version of the GBoH system,
£41.99
Sola Fide : The Reformation in Europe Sola Fide : The Reformation in Europe
In this 2-player game, by the renown design team of Jason Mathews and Christian Leonhard, players attempt to install Reformation in the Holy Roman Empire or try to prevent it, battling the Holy Roman Empire´s Imperial Circles.

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