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Civil War board games provide for an entertaining way to learn more about the American Civil War. From adult to kids games, we cover all types. Board games offer a nostalgic feel beyond what Civil War computer games, Civil War toys or other Civil War games can offer.

The American Civil War gameBattle Cry gameGettysburg: The Battlefield Game

A House DividedProf Noggin Civil WarBattle Cry Collectors Edition

Test of Fire gameCivil War Memory ChallengeDominion game


The American Civil War - An epic game of grand strategy

The American Civil War is a game of grand strategy and tactical battles during the epic struggle that divided the United States. The players take control of the war effort of the North as they attempt to save the Union, or the South as they attempt to gain independence for the Confederacy.

They can lead armies into battle, build their navy, emancipate the slaves, enact conscription, or attempt to influence European involvement in the struggle to tip the balance. Re-fight the war, and change the course of history.


Battle Cry: 150th Civil War Anniversary Edition

Ready the cannon, fix bayonets, and prepare to charge! Civil War is now upon us, and you must take the field as the leader of the Union or the Confederate forces. Command your generals and direct your infantry, cavalry, and artillery in 30 different scenarios that feature the terrain and troop deployment of each historical battle—from the First Bull Run and Wilson’s Creek to Prairie Grove and Gettysburg.

History may have been written, but in Battle Cry, the outcome of each battle is up to you. With your strategy and tactics, you can turn the tide to carry Old Glory or Dixie to victory. Includes 30 battle scenarios!


A House Divided

A House Divided simulates the epic struggle of the American Civil War that was fought over the twin issues of slavery and states´ rights. The period from 1840 to 1861 saw these issues brought to a boil, and in 1861 the nation became tangled in a terrible war that lasted four long years.

A House Divided contains hundreds of beautiful components and full color rules sets complete with variants and alternative game setups. A House Divided is easy, fast, engaging, and a must have for lovers of quality war games and enthusiasts of Civil War board games. This 2-player war board game is for 2 players ages 12 and up. It takes about 60 minutes to play.


Gettysburg: The Battlefield Game

Presents an unusual look at the greatest Civil War Battle, taking players on a competitive tour of the famous battlefield. The Gettysburg Battlefield comes to life as you follow in the footsteps of those who fought there. The battle of Gettysburg unfolds as you travel a path from the opening shots fired on McPherson's Ridge, to the furious combats at the Peach Orchard, the Wheatfield, and Little Round Top, ending with the desperate attack known forever as Pickett's Charge.

The Battlefield Game is a Civil War board game for the whole family, a great learning resource, and a perfect introduction to this most decisive battle of the Civil War. Union and Confederate players interact along the way, blocking moves or forcing retreats. Who will win the day at Gettysburg this time? Find out when you play Gettysburg - The Battlefield Game.


Civil War Stratego

The American Civil War Edition of the classic STRATEGO game is the ultimate board game and a must have collectible for the Civil War aficionado and collector. This game provides the classic battlefield strategy of STRATEGO with an American Civil War theme. The North takes on the South again in this special edition of STRATEGO! Pick a side and fight for your country’s honor. Meet on the ultimate Civil War battlefield to capture your opponent’s flag before he can find yours.

But beware, the next piece you attack might be a Siege Mortar that will blast your soldier off the board. Do you want to keep the Yankees out of the South and protect your sovereign rights as States then Confederate General Robert E. Lee is your man. Or will you join the fight with the Yankees and General Ulysses S. Grant to squash the Confederate rebels? The decision is yours! Game features historically accurate Union and Confederate soldiers on 80 authentic wood playing pieces. Ages 8+ 2 players.


Civil War board games can bring hours of enjoyment to those wanting to learn more about the battle, the soldiers and the conflict itself.

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