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Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 12/31/2012 4:02:18 PM   
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Anyone know of a good grognard game that deals with the Napoleonic Wars? I've been on a Napoleon kick lately.
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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 12/31/2012 4:47:14 PM   
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I favor John Tiller's series.

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 12/31/2012 6:15:00 PM   
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Napoleon's Campaign's...Ageod games.

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 12/31/2012 9:17:04 PM   
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Histwar Les Grognards. Though Version 2 may come out this\next year..

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/1/2013 6:53:32 AM   
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Thanks! I'll do research on them all and pick one out. How do you guys feel about Crown of Glory?

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/1/2013 5:24:21 PM   
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I think Crown Of Glory a great game. As you do not mention a scale etc I am not clear what you are looking for beyond Napoleonic. However, Crown Of Glory covers all bases so I would strongly urge you to take a look at this title.

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/1/2013 5:47:55 PM   
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Oh yea, thats a good one.
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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/1/2013 7:01:08 PM   
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I think Crown Of Glory a great game. As you do not mention a scale etc I am not clear what you are looking for beyond Napoleonic. However, Crown Of Glory covers all bases so I would strongly urge you to take a look at this title.


I'm looking for a game where I can play as Napoleon and kick butt. But also as his rivals are good. I am looking for a turn-based strategy PBEM game that is just.. well.. good! As for scale I am just thinking of one that covers that whole era. His rise, his reign and his downfall.

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/1/2013 11:28:35 PM   
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I think Crown Of Glory a great game. As you do not mention a scale etc I am not clear what you are looking for beyond Napoleonic. However, Crown Of Glory covers all bases so I would strongly urge you to take a look at this title.


I'm looking for a game where I can play as Napoleon and kick butt. But also as his rivals are good. I am looking for a turn-based strategy PBEM game that is just.. well.. good! As for scale I am just thinking of one that covers that whole era. His rise, his reign and his downfall.


Crown of glory will certainly give that to you. There's another game more complex that Matrixgames sells that will do that also. I can't recall the name of it right now though.

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/2/2013 12:39:09 AM   
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ORIGINAL: Alan Sharif

I think Crown Of Glory a great game. As you do not mention a scale etc I am not clear what you are looking for beyond Napoleonic. However, Crown Of Glory covers all bases so I would strongly urge you to take a look at this title.


I'm looking for a game where I can play as Napoleon and kick butt. But also as his rivals are good. I am looking for a turn-based strategy PBEM game that is just.. well.. good! As for scale I am just thinking of one that covers that whole era. His rise, his reign and his downfall.


Crown of glory will certainly give that to you. There's another game more complex that Matrixgames sells that will do that also. I can't recall the name of it right now though.


Empire in Arms?


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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/2/2013 12:39:27 AM   
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Awesome. I will get that next paycheck. If anyone recalls the other game please let me know! I want to be Napoleon in real life! hehe

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/2/2013 2:47:26 AM   
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While Napoleonics, I feel like a bit of a shift. Napoleon Total War worth a try for something different, its going cheap. Any thoughts?

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/2/2013 6:27:08 AM   
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You would also do well getting Mad Minutes 2nd Manassas and then getting the Napoleon mod if they finished making it. It's about the closest you'll get to playing Napoleon wiithout actually being him as you can ride your white horse up and down the real battleline giving moral to your troups.

Here's some quality screenshots.

http://www.madminutegames.com/MadMinuteBB/viewtopic.php?t=11950

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RE: Any good Napoleonic War games you can recommend? - 1/2/2013 8:04:18 AM   
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Awesome. I will get that next paycheck. If anyone recalls the other game please let me know! I want to be Napoleon in real life! hehe


EIA *is* that other game :)

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