By Mike Bennighof, Ph.D.
Panzer Grenadier began as an Eastern Front tactical game, and it's never strayed very far from those roots. Broken Axis returns to the theater for a look at the Soviet Jassy-Kishinev offensives of 1944. It has 50 scenarios, 517 pieces and four great maps by veteran artist Guy Riessen. They’re fully compatible with the maps from any other Panzer Grenadier, Panzer Grenadier (Modern) or Infantry Attacks game, though they might look a little odd alongside the lush farmlands of Flanders or the deep jungle of New Guinea.
Here’s a look:
You can order Broken Axis right here.
Mike Bennighof is president of Avalanche Press and holds a doctorate in history from Emory University. A Fulbright Scholar and award-winning journalist, he has published over 100 books, games and articles on historical subjects.
He lives in Birmingham, Alabama with his wife, three children and his dog, Leopold.