Military Strategy Board Game of the key battle between George Washington and Howe in the American Revolution at Brandwine.
In September of 1777, Sir William Howe marched his British army towards the rebel capital in Philadelphia. Washington prepared a defense in the hills and woods behind the Brandywine Creek. Knyphausen demonstrated to Washington’s front, while Cornwallis launched a surprise attack on his right flank.
It is easy to defend when you know when and where the attack will be. This game forces you to fight as Washington did: against the unknown!
Rated Most Realistic & Accurate for:
• Command & Control limitations
• Fog of War -hidden units and chaotic move order
• Logistics -deployment crucial to victory and keeping your forces able to fight.
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.
• Period style map.
• Kriegsspiel style, hardwood pieces.
Get the No Block Version and save by reusing the same Standard Blocks for all of your battles. Long blocks: 20 British, 19 Colonial.
Paper maps are folded in a game box.
Canvas maps are rolled in tubes.
Real maps of the period were printed on canvas. This authentic, premium map is tough, durable and beautiful. Printed on 100 year, museum quality, archival canvas. It is water resistant, spill proof and lays flat and smooth. Truly a work of art.