"Our objective in South Vietnam has never been the annihilation of the enemy. It has been to bring about recognition in Hanoi that its objective--taking over the South by force--could not be achieved.”
- Lyndon B. Johnson, Address to Nation, March 31, 1968.
Designed by ace designer David Kershaw (World War Zed, Albuera 1811, Solitaire Caesar) Vietnam Solitaire Special Edition is an area-movement, strategy game. Beside the Original and Special Edition campaign games that cover the entire war, three scenarios are provided: Tet 1968, The Fall of South Vietnam, and The Easter Offensive. In addition, there is a two-player variant. Optional rules are available for Ruff-Puffs and Limited B-52 Effectiveness in Laos and Cambodia. Political Points are used to raise and move troops and conduct some combats. The game features US/ARVN and Insurgency Combat as well as NVA/VC Offensives.
17" x 11" Game Board/Map
All Game Charts and Tables Located On Game Board
88 5-8" Square, Thick, Laser-Cut Counters
4-Page Original Game Rulebook
8-Page Special Edition Game Rulebook
3-Page Easter Offensive Scenario Rulebook
Vietnam Solitaire Special Edition is available in BOXED, FOLIO (poly-bag), and PnP (Print-and-Play) formats. Prices include shipping and handling. A Vassal module of the game will be sent on request with a paid copy of the game.
Jason's Sit Down Video on Vietnam Solitaire.