Summary: This game totally rocks! I loved the original War in Russia and was always sad that my OS (win 7) didn't let me play it anymore so I bought this game and am totally in love with it! I highly recommend it for any armchair general!
Summary: This is a huge, realistic, strategic/operational level simulation of World War 2 in Russia. It is complex and not for those new to the hobby of simulation wargamming. It requires a committment of time to master the strategies needed to guide the Germans to victory or defend the motherland playing as the Russians. But the rewards are deeply satisfying for those who stay with it. It isn't an action game, it is a turn based game of planning and strategy.
A fantastic game for the computer war gaming aficionado
5 May 2013
Summary: Any review of this game would have to start with the fact that the game is very, very complicated and takes a long time to learn. This fact should be evident by fact that the manual is 382 pages, of very technical discussion, in length. The game provides a very complicated simulation of the actual war on this front that takes into account not only the many factors affecting combat directly (i.e., morale, combat strength, mobility, leadership, etc.