Brant Guillory, 17 December 2020 ~ #UnboxingDay
“It’s an older game, sir, but it checks out”
Soldier Kings gave us what might be the first actual “world war” with a high-level look at the Seven Years War
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Evocative cover, but with that patented Avalanche Press drop shadow behind that text that can make things hard to read.
The back cover. Nothing fancy, but it does give you a good idea of what to expect in the game.
The map of Europe
Map Detail in Europe
The rest of the world
The rulebook and the scenario folder. Both black & white and minimally-illustrated
Player aid cards
Event Cards – 4 total sheets of perforated cards
Cute dice. Small; effective; purple because it’s an obviously Prussian color.
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