Gathering Storm,can be played as a separate game in a single session, with its own victory conditions, but A World at War players will want to press on and see how the war they have created plays out. While using different mechanics, Gathering Storm,’s structure is consistent with A World at War and allows for a seamless transition to whatever alternate war the players planned – or stumbled into. Some 30 years in development, with three years of design and play-testing, Gathering Storm, includes the following:
Gathering Storm is a must-buy for any committed A World at War player, an excellent – and possibly dangerously time consuming – introduction to the A World at War universe for those unfamiliar with that game, and a enjoyable and instructive fast-paced game all on its own.
Time Scale: 3 months per turn
Unit Scale: Land = Corps or Division Level; Air = Air Wings or Squadron Level; Sea = Individual Capital Ships or Squadrons of lighter ships.
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