Ultimate General: Civil War: A Retrospective July 30, 2021
Jack looks back fondly on a flawed but fun strategy game. No, not Tom Clancy’s EndWar.
How to Break WWI with Making History: The First World War July 23, 2021
Joe and Jack played Making History, and broke it.
Back With a Proper Schedule! July 19, 2021
A new schedule for LTAW Blog releases!
Mystery Teaser From Relic’s Twitch July 13, 2021
It’s definitely (not) DLC for Dawn of War 3.
Valor & Victory Digital Review June 16, 2021
Joe reviews the digital version of one of his favorite board wargames. Does it hold up?
New Unit Pack For Warhammer 40k: Gladius – Relics of War June 8, 2021
All sorts of boyz arrive in Gladius to further the cause of an eternal space war. Fun!
Field of Glory 2: Medieval: Reconquista Review June 7, 2021
Jack reviews Field of Glory 2: Medieval: Reconquista. A mouthful of words, but an excellent wargame.
Cauldrons of War: Stalingrad May 28, 2021
Guest Author Charles Ellis reviews Cauldrons of War: Stalingrad.
What Can We Learn From Combat Mission: Black Sea? May 26, 2021
We invited friend of the podcast, Savage, to write on his thoughts about Combat Mission as a learning tool.
Combat Mission Fight Club: How Digital Wargaming is Going Pro May 26, 2021
Jack and Joe recently sat in on a briefing about Fight Club, a wargaming circle in the British Military, hear our thoughts on the project and their usage of Combat Mission here.
Unity of Command II – Barbarossa Review May 17, 2021
Jack reviews the latest DLC for Unity of Command 2, Barbarossa! (Deja Vu, anyone?)
Valor & Victory Preview May 14, 2021
Joe takes a look at an early preview of the digital version of Valor & Victory.
Another Total Warhammer 3 Trailer Dropped and It Looks Really Cool May 12, 2021
Total War: Warhammer 3 has a new trailer and it’s very, very cool.
Warhammer 40k Battlesector: The First Six Missions May 11, 2021
Joe plays the first six missions of Warhammer 40k Battlesector. How is the game coming along?
Home of Wargames Live NEW GAMES! May 11, 2021
Slitherines Home of Wargames Live 2021 Event just concluded! Check our our favourite news!
Slitherine Home of Wargames, Battle Sector Preview, and FOG II Medieval: Reconquista upcoming! May 7, 2021
There’s a lot coming in the next couple of weeks! Check out Slitherine’s HOW2021+ and what to expect from LTAW.
Warplan: Pacific Review May 3, 2021
Joe Reviews Warplan Pacific, the latest from Slitherine and Kraken Studios.
In Memoriam: John Tiller April 29, 2021
The digital wargaming world has lost one of its greats.
Panzer Corps 2: Axis operations 1941 Review April 14, 2021
Jack has trouble spelling Barbarbarbarbarossa but likes the new addition to the Panzer Corps 2 DLC collection.
Gary Grigsby’s War in the East 2: Review April 10, 2021
Joe finally reviews War in the East 2. Does it live up to the hype. Can anyone play it? Come find out!
Warhammer 40k Battlesector Preview Impressions April 8, 2021
Joe writes up his initial impressions after spending some quality time with the preview build of Warhammer 40k: Battlesector.
New Directions: Wargaming for the Truly Enlightened Gamer April 1, 2021
Joe reveals the new direction for LTAW, and it’s EPIC!
Maneuver Warfare Review (1.14) March 29, 2021
Joe reviews indie wargame Maneuver Warfare. Don’t be fooled by the visuals, there’s something great here.
Gary Grigsby’s War in the East 2: First Impressions March 28, 2021
Joe offers some initial impressions of War in the East 2. Full review incoming!
Total War: Rome Remastered is a Thing March 25, 2021
Ave, true unto Caesar… wrong reference?
Warhammer 40k: Battlesector’s Space Marines March 24, 2021
Joe takes a look at the new units in Warhammer 40k Battlesector and their official descriptions.
Until the Last Plane Review March 16, 2021
Jack reviews Until the Last Plane, a WW2 airbase simulator. Is it air-worthy?
Combat Mission: Black Sea Review March 13, 2021
Joe Reviews Combat Mission Black Sea. How Does it Stand up to Combat Mission Shock Force 2?
Combat Mission Then and Now: Checking Out 2000’s Beyond Overlord March 11, 2021
Joe decided to take a look at the first Combat Mission game, Beyond Overlord, to see if it stands the test of time.
Combat Mission Shock Force 2 Review March 9, 2021
Jack reviews Combat Mission Shock Force 2, alternatively titled “Oops, almost predicted another international incident!” 2.
Rogue State Revolution Preview March 1, 2021
Jack Previews an upcoming strategy game about running a Middle Eastern Republic. Can you lead in Rogue State Revolution?
Massive Slitherine Sale on Steam February 26, 2021
Joe takes a peek at the massive Slitherine/Matrix sale on Steam. There are some gems waiting to be picked up!
Field of Glory 2 Medieval/ Field of Glory 2 Crossover Update February 25, 2021
Slitherine is letting us mix and match. Jack is extremely excited.
Total War: Three Kingdoms Fates Divided DLC February 25, 2021
Total War Three Kingdoms announcement soon…. what could it be?
Fantasy General II: Evolution Review February 23, 2021
Joe takes a look at the latest expansion, Evolution, for the excellent Fantasy General II. Can you slither your way to victory?
Valor & Victory News: An Excellent Print & Play Making it to the Digital World February 19, 2021
Valour & Victory is coming to a PC near you. Come along with Joe as he explores what’s coming with this new entry from Matrix.
Gem Wizards Tactics Review: Like a Fun-Sized Tactics-Filled Chocolate Bar February 17, 2021
Jack reviews the neat tactics game, Gem Wizard Tactics. Does it hold up beyond being adorable?
Combat Mission: Cold War Reveal February 16, 2021
The newest edition of the venerable Combat Mission series was just announced, and it’s sending you back to the Cold War.
Wellington’s Peninsular Campaigns Review February 15, 2021
Joe reviews John Tiller Software’s latest Napoleonic wargame: Wellington’s Peninsular Campaigns. Should you join Old Nosey in Iberia?
News and Upcoming Articles: More from Slitherine, JTS, and Indie Developers February 12, 2021
Joe takes a look at some of the biggest news in Wargaming, and goes over LTAW’s future plans for February.
Six Days In Fallujah is Back to Mixed Feelings February 11, 2021
MilSim Shooter Six Days in Fallujah is back in the public eye, 12 years after being cancelled originally. It’s an ambitious project, meant to show the Battle of Fallujah in 2004 on the ground, using interviews from people who were there, and featuring a narrative-driven campaign. It defines itself as a “Hero Shooter” on Steam,
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Opinion: An Open Letter to Grognards February 11, 2021
Hey Grognards, it’s me, Jack. You know me from the sort-of hit podcast, Let’s Talk About Wargames. Listen, you have many things to offer the community and we wouldn’t really be here without you sustaining and building the hobby for so long, but we need to have a conversation about keeping up with the ever-changing
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Checking Out the Victory At Sea: Ironclad Demo February 10, 2021
Joe takes a quick peek at the Victory At Sea: Ironclad Demo and gives his thoughts on games in the genre.
War on the Sea: Review February 9, 2021
Guest Author Charles Ellis takes a long hard look at War on the Sea from Killerfish Games. Check out his review!
Field of Glory II: Medieval – The Battle of Crug Mawr February 8, 2021
Joe delivers a brief history and AAR of The Battle of Crug Mawr in Field of Glory II: Medieval
Field of Glory II: Medieval Review February 4, 2021
Check out our Review of Slitherine’s latest addition to the Field of Glory series. Does it live up to its predecessors? Joe finds out!
Total War: Warhammer 3 Trailer and Facts February 3, 2021
We talk about Total War Warhammer 3 (what a name), the trailer, and what we know so far!
Starship Troopers: Terran Command February 2, 2021
Joe takes a look at Starship Troopers, the book, the film, and the new game coming from Slitherine in 2021. Would you like to know more?
LTAW’s Last Minute Christmas Gift Guide December 24, 2020
Jack and Joe go through some of their highlights in wargaming. Great for last minute purchases!
DEFCON – The Scariest Wargame October 30, 2020
Jack looks at one of the scariest wargames of all time: DEFCON
Combat Mission’s Mission: Inclusivity October 9, 2020
Back in September, the devs behind Combat Mission put out a request for diverse voice actors for their games, citing the Derby House Principles and a wish to make the soldiers in their new game reflective of the service members in the British military. The UK’s Ministry of Defense actually uses Combat Mission in an
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