Category Archive: Strategy

Axis & Allies Global 1940 2nd Edition tutorials by Young Grasshopper

Young Grasshopper @ The Cliffside Bunker

Axis & Allies Europe and Pacific 1940 ( including 2nd Edition ) is a game that is really produced to combine the two game boards together to make a mega game board in one: Axis & Allies Global 1940. To do this was in 2010 when Europe 1940 was released.

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How do you strategize for Axis & Allies? My best 10 ways.

The Axis & Allies board game is just a board game, that’s it, or is it? One player vs another, 3 vs 2, Girls vs Boys..you get the picture!

Being a regular gamer of Axis & Allies, you know it ain’t going to be a walk in the park because your opponent will always pull out something you haven’t seen before, so what do you do, you need that window to strategies.

So here is a list of helpful ways to communicate I have thought of to speed things up!

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Understanding the Real Political Situation in Global 1940 Axis & Allies

October 1989, the BBC aired for the first time a mini series *The Road To War* documented on BBC 2 narrated by Charles Wheeler. He explains the history of what actually happened in WW2, who did what to corrupt yet again another World War campaign just 21 years after the end of WW1. He targets the Sleeping Giant of the USA, the Pacific giant Japanese, along with other nations like neutral Soviet Union.

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Axis and Allies: Girls v Guys

In the last two games of Axis & Allies that we’ve played, we’ve randomly drawn a girls v guys scenario for teams. The lads drew Allied countries and the ladies Axis. I’m not saying there is a need for this, but if the ladies wanted an extra advantage they may want to try playing a wide rotation of AC/DC – per below.
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Submarines and Axis & Allies 1940

I never spent the time to really understand all the rules surrounding submarines. Why? Well, I prefer my battleships. Ridiculous reason, I know, especially considering your opposition may be a sub-freak.

So, here are the interesting things about submarines (for the Europe/Pacific/Global 1940 game at least) that I was initially unaware of:
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Axis & Allies Strategy Video

For all you newbs out there who are in need of some Axis & Allies strategy help, look no further than this fine video titled ‘How to Strategically Win an Axis & Allies Game‘. Feel free to bookmark this page so you can watch it again during your game play.
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30 Years Axis & Allies Game Board

Hi WW2 Gamers,

Is it really 30 years since Milton Bradley came out with Axis & Allies??! This Global game designed by Larry Harris shocked the world of board gamers Continue Reading

The Most Informative Axis & Allies Thread You’ll Ever Read

… is shown below. Now, go conquer the world with your new found knowledge!
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