Axis and Allies 1914: War and opening moves pt 1 (1/7/2014)

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Serbia is captured while Russia claims and controls Romania.

We return to World War I with a session Axis and Allies 1914
Kicking off the opening round with Austria-Hungary and Russia, we begin to see the world map develop.  The war kicked off on January 7, 2014.

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Axis and Allies 1914: Opening moves round 1 (6/16/2013)

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The flashpoints of Albania, Serbia, Bulgaria, and Romania.

This is the first round game session for Axis and Allies 1914.   After the assassination of Franz Ferdinand in the Bosnian capital of Sarajevo, Austria-Hungary sees an opportunity to confront Serbia militarily.   The July Crisis consumes several nations under the shadows of war.  Ignoring the peaceful overtures from Serbia, Count Leopold Berchtold pushes for the invasion of Serbia.  He doesn’t consider the Russian Empire getting involved.

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