Scenario Design Center -Links



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Contents

 

1) General Sites

HPS SIMULATIONS
The Wargamers Company. Simply the best wargaming publishing company out there.


THE REAL UNOFFICIAL BATTLEGROUND PAGE (John Tiller)
A critical site for downloading the Battleground 32-bit programs, the scenario editor, and numerous custom scenarios.

JOHN TILLER GAMES RING (Richard Hamilton)
This site lists pages participating in the web ring.

THE NAFZIGER COLLECTION
Designed for the wargamer, this is an extensive collection of military history and orders of battle.

HISTOIRE ET FIGURINES
Le Site du Jeu d'Histoire en France - A French site with a lot of wargaming information.

MAGWEB
45 Centuries of Military History! Over 10,000 articles from 57 magazines are waiting in MagWeb--and the archive grows daily. Find info on * battles * weapons * campaigns * commanders * uniforms * TO&Es * strategy * and tactics from Biblical times to the Modern era--and beyond.

THE MILITARY BOOK REVIEW
A site dedicated to the review of Military books, both new and old, to help you get more for your dollar.

CCC Link Center
Lots of Early American Wars (EAW) links.

Wargames path to eteranl life
or, how to get to Heaven from the tabletop battlefield.

 

2) Napoleonic Sites

Napoleonic Campaign Games Design Center (Bill Peters)
Featuring information for the Napoleonic Campaign series by John Tiller
PRINCIPLES OF WAR (Richard Holling)
For Students and Wargamers interested in 18th Century, Napoleonic and Colonial Warfare.

NAPOLEON IN RUSSIA STRATEGY & TACTICS GUIDE (Ian Boys)
The best site for hints and tips on playing NiR. 

TACTICS LIBRARY OF THE ALLIED ARMIES (Paul Harris)
Includes the three Egan Essays, articles on extended line by Paul Harris, and other articles. Hosted by Paul Harris for the Allied Armies of the Coalition HQ of the NWC.
 
COBEXLAW WARGAMING PAGES (Stephane Chicouri)
New files to play with NAPOLEON IN RUSSIA. It shows every units of any armies involved in the napoleonic wars, from 1805 to 1815. The units are very detailled, with each regiment being shown with its distinctive colours. The order of battle is also available, showing all the armies. There are also new scenarios, and you can create more by using scenario editor. There is also a full new battle : GUNZBURG 1805.

French Artillery Tactics for the Talonsoft Napoleonic Battleground Games (Jon Brewitt)


WARFLAG
Flags from a large variety of Napoleonic era units.

International Napoleonics Wargaming Club (NWCG)
An international gaming club with Battleground, HPS Sims, and add on games utilized by the club.

 

3) Civil War Sites

AMERICAN CIVIL WAR GAME CLUB
The premier site for PBEM wargaming and home to almost all the best players, currently devoted solely to the Battleground games. Links you to the many army headquarters and their members, documents and message boards. Part of the ILWC.

VICKSBURG MILITARY INSTITUTE
Strategy and tactics articles and links to members websites.


BRETT SCHULTE'S HOME PAGE
A budding new ACW site, this one promises to be a special home to the HPS Civil War titles. Also, and extensive listing of ACW books is included as well as Brett's comments as to whether they are worth it or not.

Ken Miller's Corinth Add On page custom graphics and scenarios for the Corinth game.

 

4) WORLD WAR II SITES

THE UNOFFICIAL PANZER CAMPAIGNS HOME PAGE
A central location to find out information about the Panzer Campaigns Series of games as well as offer your input.

WARFARE HQ
A new site providing Ladder play, articles and downloads for the Panzer Campaigns Series, Squad Battles Series, Combat Mission, TOAW series and Talonsofts Campaign Series.

70th INFANTRY DIVISION ASSOCIATION
A site dedicated to this division and the actions they took place in during WWII.


 

5) MODERN SITES

Squad Battles : Vietnam - Designer Tips #1
Adding Support.

Squad Battles : Vietnam - Designer Tips #2
Adding Support Part II: The RTO

 

6) MESSAGE BOARDS


The Unofficial HPS Forums - a collection of message boards, one for each series published by HPS, for the entire gaming community to use.

Wargame.ch Message Center
This page is the central hub for multiple boards. 5 Major clubs use these boards, and if you are looking to get involved with several hundred other PBEM gamers, this is the place to go. The clubs involved are CCC, NWC, ACWGC, PCC and TFLC. All are listed below in the Clubs section.

CONSIMWORLD BattleGround Series
Numerous wargame boards accessible from their main site, including one for Battleground. 

DIE GROSSE SCHLACHT (Deutsch)
Hier könnt ihr Spielpartner suchen, Taktische Tips austauschen und Gefechtsberichte ablegen. 

THE WARGAMER FORUMS
Several boards here with some activity. 

THE BLITZKRIEG CLUB FORUMS
Several boards with quite a bit of activity activity, mostly from ladder members. 

LANCE WARS - Yahoo Group
The LaceWars list is devoted to Horse & Musket Wargaming, and warfare in the 18th century up until the time of the Napoleonic Wars. Suggested Topics: sources, terrain making methods, miniatures, favourite rules and House rules, discussions of games played and scenarios, painting tips and uniform information. 

THE NAPOLEON SERIES FORUMS
Acknowledging the extraordinary talents of the man who defined an age (1789-1821) and the remarkable men and women who peopled and shaped it, the Napoleon Series seeks to promote the continued, scholarly exploration of that age. The Napoleon Series is dedicated to the free exchange of ideas and information with good will, intellectual integrity, and respect for divergent perspectives, journeying in international fellowship to probe and illuminate the history of an era whose reverberations still echo today. 

 

7) CLUBS

NAPOLEONIC WARGAME CLUB (NWC)
The premier site for PBEM wargaming and home to almost all the best players, currently devoted solely to the Battleground games. Links you to the many army headquarters and their members, documents and message boards. Part of the ILWC. 
 
AMERICAN CIVIL WAR GAME CLUB (ACWGC)
The premier site for PBEM wargaming and home to almost all the best players, currently devoted solely to the Battleground games. Links you to the many army headquarters and their members, documents and message boards. Part of the ILWC.


COLONIAL CAMPIAGNS CLUB (CCC)
The premier site for PBEM wargaming and home to almost all the best players, currently devoted solely to the new Early American Wars games from John Tiller. Links you to the two army headquarters and their members, documents and message boards. Part of the ILWC.   


MODERN BATTLES CLUB (MBC)
The MBC supports John Tiller's "Squad Battles: Vietnam" and all future Post WW2 titles by John Tiller and HPS.   As the club is currently under development, please check back often.  


THE FRONT LINE
A gaming club dedicated to the support of email play for Talonsoft's Eastern Front, Western Front and Rising Sun. Links you to the various army headquarters and their members, documents and message boards.   

NAPOLEONISCHER SPIELECLUB (Thilo Schneider)
Auf dieser Seite finden Sie Spielepartner für alle Spiele der Battleground-Reihe, speziell der napoleonischen Schlachten. Ferner können Sie sich an Diskussionen beteiligen und sogar einer der damals beteiligten Armeen beitreten. Fühlen Sie sich frei, sich umzusehen.


WARFARE HQ
A new gaming club with ladders for 4 major WWII series of games, also with documents and message boards and custom scenarios.   


BLITZKRIEG WARGAMING CLUB
Mission: To help the rookies, connect the regulars and honor the hardcore! A multitude of games supported here in a ladder format.   


PANZER CAMPAIGN CLUB
A new gaming club dedicated to the new Panzer Campaigns series of games from John Tiller. Links you to the various army headquarters and their members, documents and message boards.   


CAMPAIGNS-FRANCE
Yes! The French-speaking community has finally its website completely dedicated to Panzer Campaigns and other games from HPS. There you will find : articles on tactics, the translation in French of the rules, mods, a WW2 History section and numerous After Action Reports by the players! A Napoleonic Wars section is also growing...Campaigns-France is also an excellent way to find friends and foes. Campaigns-France is a website by enthusiast people for enthusiast people.



8) Early American Wars & 18th Century Conflicts


Les Régiments Français - The focus of this Expédition Particulière website is on the regiments that accompanied Rochambeau to American, in 1780, and those that joined him at Yorktown in 1781.

FRENCH NAVAL LEADERS IN THE AMERICAN WAR FOR INDEPENDENCE

Königlich Preußische Ranglistenmiszellen 1700 bis 1770 - Prussian Officers from 1700 to 1770 A to L.

Königlich Preußische Ranglistenmiszellen 1700 bis 1770 - Prussian Officers from 1700 to 1770 M to Z.

Web Index of the French and Indian War

The Seven Years War - The 1740s War of Austrian Succession satisfied almost no one. Frederick the Great of Prussia acquired the province of Silesia from Austria, greatly increasing his realm, but Austria resented the theft and plotted revenge. France began provoking Britain by building a string of forts from the Great Lakes south to modern day Pittsburg. George Washington was dispatched west with an ultimatum...

Lace Wars - Lace Wars is made up of a number of regiments depicting both military and civilian life during the 18th Century Specialising in the period 1740-1760 and the Jacobite rebellion in particular we stage events throughout the year at a number of historic sites in the UK. Clients include Historic Scotland, English Heritage and the National Trust as well as private houses such as Rockingham Castle and local museums. Events vary from mock battles with living history camps to 18th century taverns and mock weddings as well as craft displays.

THE SEVEN YEARS WAR ASSOCIATION - The Seven Years War Association is an international body, with members throughout Europe, The United States of America, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and Japan. The purpose of the Association is to make available information of an historical and wargame nature via the pages of the Association Journal, which is published twice per annum during the two year membership period. As well as providing a wealth of information on the Seven Years War, the SYWA acts as an unstructured wargame society promoting individual and group activities primarily germane to the Seven Years War and the middle third of the 18th Century (1733 to 1766).

THE CANADIAN IROQUOIS AND THE SEVEN YEARS' WAR - Numberous articles on the subject.

War for Empire Commemorating the 250 anniversary of the French and Indian War.

Lossing's Field Book on the War of 1812 The book was written in 1869, or so. It has some very interesting details, and maps.

The British Brigade A parent organization for british reenacting units of the American Revolution.

Paramount Press, Inc. Lots of good French and Indian War paintings.

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This page updated on 11/20/04.