Category: Ancient Greece
Category: War Games
The Peloponnesian War
Hellenes is a block game by Craig Besinque (EastFront, Rommel in the Desert) covering the Peloponnesian War between Athens and Sparta in the 5th century BC.
Tyrant: Battles of Carthage versus Syracuse, 480-276 B.C.
Long before Hannibal Barca led the armed forces of Carthage into a titanic struggle with Rome, Carthage had vied for centuries with the Greek city-state of Syracuse for supremacy in the Western Mediterranean. Tyrant includes twelve of the most...
Epic of the Peloponnesian War
431BC - 404BC
In the year 431BC, the Greek world was dominated by the Athenian Empire, due to their naval supremacy of the Aegean. Only the Spartans dared to challenge their might through the strength of their unsurpassed hoplite troops. The result was a 30-year...
Athens, the birthplace of democracy, could look back on her leadership against the might of Persia with pride. As always, though, pride comes before the fall. Sparta and the other city-states of ancient Greece decided that Athens needed to be brought...
Thapos & Alexandria
Thapos and Alexandria are a pair of complete games using the system from Bill Banks' classic war game of hoplites and charioteers.