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Similar to WIA? - 3/21/2018 5:05:13 PM   


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This looks very similar to AGEOD's Wars in America (BoA2). I liked that one because it had no need for long command chains, making it a bit simpler. Am I right in thinking this?

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RE: Similar to WIA? - 3/21/2018 9:02:59 PM   

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As far as Command they are similar... no Grand HQs or Corps. I actually find ECW a little easier when it comes to avoiding penalties. I think generals give more command points.

ECW does have regional decisions which WIA does not have; that adds some complexity. Both games have challenging supply imho. The map in WIA covers a larger area. Most of ECW fighting is done south of Scotland.

If you decide to get ECW make sure to patch it immediately I think 1.03a is latest version... The launch version had a few serious bugs.


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RE: Similar to WIA? - 3/22/2018 3:52:46 PM   


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Thanks. I had just bought a game and three days later got notice that I had been a customer for seven years and here's a coupon. Bad timing, but this is very reasonably priced and I love the time period and location.

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RE: Similar to WIA? - 3/26/2018 3:45:35 AM   


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Yeah, my luck too. I have stopped looking for discounts and breaks.

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