11 Board Games for History Nerds
- •The Flow of HistoryA game of molding history and investing in the future. Good for people that want to fix the world with time travel.
- •Freedom: the Underground RailroadI wish more game designers addressed unpleasant subjects.
- •13 Days: The Cuban Missile CrisisCold War drama and chaos. Due out soon.
- •HistoriaAn abstract civilization building game. Covers the entirety of human history. Very meta.
- •Tammany HallBasically the political aspects of Gangs of New York. Politics is most definitely a business in this game.
- •MaquisA solitaire print and play game set in World War 2. Play as French Resistance Fighters attempting to thwart the Nazi occupation.
- •Space Race: the Card GameRelive and rewrite the race to dominate the stars. Due out next year.
- •The GrizzledWorld War 1 trench warfare was hell.
- •A Fire in the LakeVietnam was also hell. And complicated. Goes in and out of print often.
- •Black OrchestraHitler was one lucky son of a bitch. Several attempts were made on his life by people in his own government. None of them succeeded. Can you do better? This game is due out next year.
- •An Infamous TrafficA game about the the opium trade in China. Not sure when this is due for release.