Gameplay quibbles aside, the Awakening the Bear PC game shows off nicely doesn’t it?
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Awakening the Bear PC Tournament off to a rough start Played my first game from the Awakening the Bear PC tournament. It was a tough one. I lost 17-32 playing as the Germans on The Ridge firefight. My opponent was very aggressive coming out of his trenches to meet me. I was off kilter from the beginning […]
German Account of Invasion of Russia Gives Context to Awakening the Bear Awakening the Bear takes place during the initial German invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941. Quite a number of the firefights take place in modern-day Ukraine. On the PC-side of Awakening the Bear we are playing Crossroad a firefight in our tournament that is set […]
Wonderfully rendered board from General Petrov firefight.
Awakening the Bear Tournament Update for All Players The Awakening the Bear PC Game tournament is quickly approaching! Here are some things we wanted to share with you as you prepare to play: Rules – the game rules are posted here on the Board Game Geek thread. You should be looking there for an ongoing record of these […]
Become the top General! Conflict of Heroes – Awakening the Bear PC Tournament Signup The Planning and Registration for the Awakening the Bear PC tourney is underway. If you’re on the Academy Games mailing list, you should have received the message below from Uwe. For the rest of you, if you’d like to sign up send an email […]
Time to Dust off the Conflict of Heroes: Awakening the Bear PC Game Matrix games has announced the release of a significant update to its impressive Awakening the Bear PC game. The game is impressive in its faithful adaptation of one of my favorite series of games, Conflict of Heroes, along with a slew of nice touches aimed at brining in […]
Follow Up On a Conflict of Heroes Storage Idea Over on BoardGameGeek, I had a brief exchange with a fellow geeker about game storage, specifically the great Conflict of Heroes. I followed through on my initial idea and my posted response follows below. I finally put my money where my mouth is and attempted to […]
Conflict of Heroes Organized Play Scheduled for July 21 Well that didn’t take long! So it sounds like we’ve got a lot of folks interested in playing Conflict of Heroes. Please register below so I can get an idea on actual attendance and what supplies we’ll have for playing. Hope you can make it on the 21st! Pick […]
Interested in getting together for a Conflict of Heroes event at The Wandering Dragon most likely on 7/21? Take the quick survey below and let me know if you are interested. Thanks Ty [wufoo username=”tsnouffer” formhash=”z7x0w7″ autoresize=”true” height=”756″ header=”show”]
Matrix Games has announced the release of Conflict of Heroes: Awakening the Bear for PC. As visitors probably know, Conflict of Heroes is one of my most-played, and most-enjoyed wargames. I love it’s fast play, but meatier-than-a-board game implementation. The only things holding me back on getting this electronic version is wondering if there will be […]
Intro Kris and I got in another round of Conflict of Heroes taking on Firefight 7 – KV2. However, our play was such a disaster that we had a chance to play the scenario twice in an evening. Playing Conflict of Heroes is always a joy, but this one was a tough nut to crack. […]
Intro Continuing our march trough the Awakening the Bear firefights, Kris and I found another player and tackled FF6 – Breakthrough to the Mzensk Pocket. Dave, from our old Memoir ’44 group, has been playing Conflict of Heroes solo for awhile now. He was looking for some tank action and got his fair share in […]
Intro Kris and I played another rousing game of Conflict of Heroes: Awakening the Bear last night at Fair Game. This time around it was Firefight 5 – The Bunker. We were also glad to have Patrick and his son Liam around, from our old Memoir ’44 troupe, who were interested in learning CoH. We […]
Awakening the Bear After Action Rerport Firefight 3 – General Petrov After the great time Kris and I had playing firefight number 2 at Fair Game a few weeks ago, we were itching to get some more Conflict of Heroes under our belt. Firefight 3 – General Petrov seemed to be the logical choice. Firefight […]