"... a fun and challenging game covering the salient themes of the actual war..." The Boardgames Chronicle
"Just fantastic. The best role-playing game I've ever played. Just crazy good!" - Jamey Cribbs
A grand strategic solitaire war game, GLOBAL WAR: World War II Worldwide 1939-1945 lets you fight all of World War II in one three-hour sitting!
Smaller scenarios can be played in less time.
You can fight epic carrier battles in the Pacific while Panzer armies roll across the Eastern Front. You will use wartime leaders like Churchill and Stalin to achieve military goals from Western Europe and Russia to Ethiopia, China, and Southeast Asia. Build fleets of convoys to offset German U-Boats. Support armed partisan resistance. Employ the unique talents of generals like Patton, Montgomery, MacArthur, and Zhukov to defy fascist aggressors. Wage the Battle of Britain in a struggle for control of the skies. Task your scientists to develop the A-Bomb. Conduct bombing missions to batter Axis industrial capacity and morale as Axis offensives in Europe, Africa, China, the Pacific, and Russia challenge your own morale. Land on the beaches at Normandy. Fight epic battles at Stalingrad, Imphal, and Guadalcanal. All to determine the fate of the globe –
-- for this is GLOBAL WAR!
A game from R. Ben Madison, the designer of The Mission.
-17x22" Color Global Map
-20 Page Color Rule Book
-176 Double-Sided Color Counters (5/8")
-1939/1943 Scenarios Double-Sided Setup Sheet
"1 Counter Tray" Card
-1 Double-Sided Evening Telegraph Sheet
Expanded Rules and (minimal!) Errata
Global War is available in boxed, folio, and PnP formats. Boxed and folio formats can be shipped to a domestic or international destination. Use one of the drop-down boxes below to order your copy of the game. You will be notified by email when your order has been placed. Allow a week to ten days for shipping, a little more for international destinations. PnP orders will be sent by email delivery a day or two upon payment. Please note that currently we are not shipping directly to the EU or the UK due to onerous import duties. However, you can get copies of WDG games from Second Chance Games, Hexasim, or Agorajeux stores in Europe.
Shipping and handling included in the price.
Don't forget your copy of the Evening Telegraph for all the news that fit to print!
"The theme and history also shine through.
There’s nothing I love more than a solitaire game that brings history
to life. Global War is filled with historical events, both military
and political, that have a direct and thematic impact on the game.
Combined with the core systems, they all act to simulate World War 2
in a very playable format."
"Global War from Ben Madison and White Dog Games is my new go-to grand
strategic WW2 solitaire wargame. It’s simply best in class."
-- Wayne Hansen