2010 CSR Charles S. Roberts Award Nominees Announced

2010 CSR Charles S. Roberts Award Nominees Announced

Best Ancient to Napoleonic Era Board Wargame

The Coming Storm (by Kevin Zucker), Operational Studies Group (OSG)

Commands & Colors: Napoleonics (by Richard Borg), GMT Games LLC

Julius Caesar (by Grant Dalgliesh, Justin Thompson) Columbia Games

King Philip’s War (by John Poniske), Multi Man Publications, Inc. (MMP)

Washington’s War (by Mark Herman), GMT Games LLC

Best Post-Nap. to Pre-WW 2 Era Board Wargame

The Lost Cause (by Hans von Stockhausen), Victory Point Games

Ottoman Sunset (by Darin Leviloff), Victory Point Games

The Spanish Civil War: 1936-1939 (by Javier Romero), GMT Games LLC

The Tide at Sunrise: Russo-Japanese War (by Yukihiro Kuroda, Adam Starkweather), Multi Man Publications, Inc.

White October: The Last Assault on Red Petrograd (by David Beaudlet), Battles #5

Best World War 2 Era Board Wargame

Barbarossa: Crimea (by Vance von Borries), GMT Games LLC

Beda Fomm (re-issue) (by Frank Chadwick), Consim Press

Steel Wolves (by Brien Miller, Stephen Jackson), Compass Games

Normandy ’44 (by Mark Simonitch), GMT Games LLC

We Must Tell the Emperor (by Steve Carey), Victory Point Games

Best Post-WW2 Era Board Wargame
Hearts and Minds: Vietnam 1965-1975 (by John Poniske), Worthington Games

Labyrinth: The War on Terror    (by Volko Ruhnke), GMT Games LLC

A Week in Hell: The Battle of Hue (by Laurent Guenette),Battles, #3

World at War: The Untold Stories (by Mark H Walker), Lock ‘n Load Publishing

Yalu (2nd edition) (by John Hill), Compass Games

Best Pre-20th Century Era Computer Wargame

Ancient Wars: Greek Wars (HPS)

Campaign Jena-Auerstedt (HPS)

Civilization V (Firaxis)

Greek Wars (HPS)

Napoleon Total War (Creative Assembly)

Best 20th Century Era – Modern Computer Wargame

Battlefield Bad Company 2 (EA)

Call of Duty: Black Ops (Activision)

Command Ops: Battles from the Bulge (Panther Games/Matrix)

First World War Campaigns: France ’14 (HPS)

Gary Grigsby’s War in the East (2by3 Games/ Matrix)

Revolution Under Siege (Sep REDS/Matrix)

Best Science-Fiction or Fantasy Board Wargame

All Things Zombie (by Ed Teixeira, Mark H Walker), Lock ‘n Load Publishing

Dungeon & Dragons – Castle Ravenloft Board Game (by Rob Heinsoo, Peter Lee, Mike Mearls, Bill Slavicsek), Hasbro

High Frontier (by Phil Eklund), Sierra Madre Games

Runewars (by Corey Konieczka), Fantasy Flight Games

Space Hulk: Death Angel (by Corey Konieczka), Fantasy Flight Games

War of the Ring Collector’s Edition (by Roberto di Meglio, Marco Maggi, Francesco Nepitello), Fantasy Flight Games

Best Science-Fiction or Fantasy Computer Wargame

Armada 2526 (Matrix Games)

Distant Worlds (Matrix Games)

Fall Out New Vegas (Bethesda Softworks)

Mass Effect 2 (EA)

Best Magazine Game

Buffalo Wings (by John D. Webster), Against the Odds #29

Fury in the East (by Ginichiro Suzuki) (MMP)

Julian (by Joseph Miranda), S&T (Decision Games)

Race for Berlin (by Francois-Xavier Euzet), Battles #4

Tarleton’s Quarter! (by Mike Joslyn), Against the Odds #28

A Week in Hell (by Laurent Guenette), Battles

Best Desktop Published, Print & Play, Postcard Game

The Barbarossa Campaign (by Gary Graber, Alan Emrich, Carl Paradis),Victory Point Games

Levee en Masse (by John Welch), Victory Point Games

Ottoman Sunset (by Darin Leviloff ), Victory Point Games

Paying the Peiper (by Paul Rohrbaugh), Against the Odds magazine

We Must Tell the Emperor (by Steve Carey), Victory Point Games

Best Expansion or Supplement for an Existing Game

ASL Action Pack #6: A Decade of War (by Charles Fortenberry, Charles Kibler, Bob MacNamara), Multi Man Publications, Inc. Combat

Commander: Battle Pack #3 – Normandy (by John Foley), GMT Games LLC

Conflict of Heroes: Price of Honour – Poland 1939 (by Uwe Eickert, Michał Ozon),Academy Games

Imperial Japanese Navy (Silent War series) (by Brien Miller), Compass Games

World at War: Operation Garbo (by Nils Idemalm, Mark H Walker), Lock ‘n Load Publishing

Best Board Game Graphics

Conflict of Heroes: Price of Honour (Academy Games)

King Philip’s War (Multi-Man Publishing)

Labyrinth: The war on Terror (GMT Games LLC)

Normandy ’44 (GMT Games LLC)

Steel Wolves (Compass)

A Week in Hell (Battles)

Best Computer Game Graphics

Decisive Campaigns: The Blitzkrieg from Warsaw to Paris (Matrix Games)

Gary Grigsby’s War in the East: The German-Soviet War 1941-1945 (2by3 Games/ Matrix)

MapMod-alternate graphics packages (France ’14, Kharkov’ ’43)

Napoleon Total War (Creative Assembly)

Revolution Under Siege (Matrix Games)

Best Professional Game Magazine Against the Odds, ATO

Against the Odds, ATO

Battles, Battles

Battles, Battles C3i Magazine, RBM Publications

Strategy & Tactics, Decision Games

World at War, Decision Games

Best Amateur Game Magazine
Alea (Ludopress)

Le Franc-Tireur (Le Franc Tireur)

Line of Departure (Jim Werbaneth)

No Turkeys (Valgame)

Simulacrum (John Kula)

Best Historical/Scenario Article

50 Years War – A scenario for Warriors of God (Operations SI#3) by Terry Lee Coleman

Brewster Buffalo in WW2, by J.D. Webster, ATO #29

History of the Peloponnesian War, by Joel Toppen, (C3i Magazine #24)

How Not To Do It: Dieppe 1942 by Brian Train (S&T 265)

Wagram, by Frédéric Bey, (ATO #28)

Best Game Review or Analysis Article

Asia Engulfed by John Foley, (C3i Magazine #24)

Getting more Beda out of your Fomm, by Alan Murphy (Operations SI#3)

Nothing Gained But Glory by Richard G. Simon, (Battles #4)

Sleeping with the Enemy: Pro German Bias in WW2 Wargaming by David Hughes (Battles)

Washington’s War, Art of asymetrical Strategy by Mark Herman, (C3i Magazine #24)


James F. Dunnigan Design Elegance Award

Julius Caesar (Columbia Games)

Labyrinth: The War on Terror (GMT Games LLC)

Napoleonic20 Series (Victory Point Games)

Normandy ‘ 44 (GMT Games LLC)

States of Siege solitaire games (Victory Point Games)




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