Military Strategy Game on Rome vs Carthage. Scipio Africanus vs Hannibal. Study and recreate some of Hannibal’s greatest battles from the 2nd Punic Wars.
4 Historical Scenarios & Setups for:
Cannae -Outnumbered, Hannibal encircles and totally annihilates a Roman Army.
Trebia -The Romans thought they already won this battle. Hannibal turns defeat into another victory.
Trasimene -Classic ambush. A Roman march is stalled by a road block. Hannibal’s hidden army strikes with surprise from behind a hill, driving the panicked Romans into the lake behind them.
Zama -Hannibal’s final battle where he is defeated by Scipio Africanus.
Includes enough forces to recreate most battles from this period. Fight other historical battles or fight your own battles against an unknown force.
- No Maps. Play this directly on the tabletop.
- Kriegsspiel style, hardwood pieces.
- Includes Carthaginian War Elephants.
- Does NOT include beach sand!
Rated Most Realistic & Accurate for:
• Command & Control limitations
• Fog of War -hidden units and chaotic move order
Used to train officers in the US military and in military academies around the world.
What the Professionals Play
Great for teams and solitaire play.