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Wanted: A New Paradigm

Mon Aug 08, 2016 4:30 pm

Recently, in the context of playing Early Access title Blitzkrieg 3, the question arose “Are RTS games really wargames?”. My initial reaction was 'Not Again!?’.

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Tue Aug 09, 2016 8:36 am

Nice, Jim!

Hands up, whoever thinks he (or she) is a wargamer -- semantics be damned!

P.S. Thanx for the plug!

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Re: Wanted: A New Paradigm

Tue Aug 09, 2016 9:50 am

I usually stick a 'Casual' prefix in front of everything, because I never really fully devote myself to one hobby.

I like the idea of wargames anyway, especially from the logistical stand-point, and I'd happily play them with better access & funds.
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Re: Wanted: A New Paradigm

Tue Aug 09, 2016 4:53 pm

I'm very serious about wargames. The educational opportunities are fascinating.
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