-
You must be logged in to Tag Records
World in flames : global conflict: 1939-1945 / Australian Design Group ; WiF5 design: Greg Pinder & Harry Rowland ; final edition: Harry Rowland & Greg Pinder ; rules: Greg Pinder & Harry Rowland ; players notes: Harry Rowland & Dave Le Lacheur ; research: Larry Whalen Jr., Siegfried Nelson & Greg Pinder
Bib ID 6225039
Format ObjectObject [tactile three-dimensional form, cartographic image, object, volume]
Author
Australian Design Group, issuing body, designer
 
Edition Final edition. 
Description O'Connor, ACT : Australian Design Group, [2007] 
©2007 
1 game (various pieces) : cardboard, paper, colour ; in box 32 x 25 x 6 cm + 2 rule books (63 pages ; 30 cm and 59 pages ; 30 cm) 
Notes

Board game.

"World in Flames is the strategic level game of the Second World War. Seven full-colour maps portray all the theatres of war: Europe, Russia, Africa, the Middle East, India, Asia, the Pacific, the Atlantic and (most importantly) Australia. 3400 counters represent the armies, corps and divisions, the aircraft carriers, the battleships, the cruisers and the air groups that took part. Everything you need to re-fight the greatest conflict in history."--Box.

Number of players: Up to 6.

Ages: 12 to adult.

Contains 7 full colour maps (Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia, the Pacific, Africa, the Scandinavian connection, the Americas), 18 colour countersheets of 200 counters each (3600 counters), "World in Flames" rules booklet (integrating Ships in Flames, Patton in Flames, Africa Aflame, Asia Aflame, and Mech in Flames), World in Flames scenarios booklet, Ships in Flames expansion card (folded), World in Flames optional rules manifest/sequence of play sheet (folded), 2 colour final edition combat charts (folded), 2 ten-sided dice.

Awards Winner-Game of the Year, 1986 Fire & Movement Award  Winner-State of the Art, 1986 Fire & Movement Award  Winner-Best 20th Century Game, 1986 Charles Roberts Award  Wargame of the Decade, Fire & Movement no. 67 
Subjects World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns.  |  War games.  |  Board games.
Other authors/contributors Rowland, Harry, designer  |  Pinder, Greg, designer  |  Le Lacheur, Dave  |  Whalen, Larry  |  Nelson, Seigfried

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    MAP G3201.A9 2007 (Box) Maps Reading Room, Lower Ground 1

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Members of Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and Maori communities are advised that this catalogue contains names and images of deceased people. All users of the catalogue should also be aware that certain words, terms or descriptions may be culturally sensitive and may be considered inappropriate today, but may have reflected the author's/creator's attitude or that of the period in which they were written.