Axis and Allies 1914: Portugal

AA1914_Portugal_20140119Portugal,
is a territory meaning little to the Central Powers.  However, to the United States it is a launching pad to northern and southern Europe as well as Africa.  It is one of the safest place to temporarily base your troops as you bide your time planning your next turn.  We take a look and often over-looked nation of Portugal in World War 1 with sessions of Axis and Allies 1914.

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Axis and Allies 1914: Belgium

AA1914_BelgiumBelgium,
is one of Axis and Allies 1914 most critical lynchpin territory.  It is on Germany’s victory path to Paris.  It bridges London protected by Britain’s sea mines.  Germany is easily lured devoting resources trying to take and control.  The fate of the war rests in the fate of Belgium in World War 1.

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Axis and Allies 1914: Understanding the amphibious assault rule

AA1914_9371Axis and Allies 1914 includes a tactic long enjoyed by its World War II cousins.  But understanding the amphibious assault rule requires careful reading as it has become more dangerous with new risks unseen in the other varieties.  While there are many similarities to 1940, 1941, and 1942 there are some differences veteran players will find odd.

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