Tag Archives: Command
Command LIVE Locations
Not too long ago, I made this simple map of where the currently released Command LIVE scenarios take place. The locations by region are as follows: Europe: 2 (You Brexit You Fix It, Don of A New Era) Middle East: 2 (Old Grudges Never Die, Black Gold Blitz) Asia: 4 (Spratly Spat, Korean Missile Crisis, […]
New Command Scenario for Testing: Western Bastion
I have a new Command scenario for testing, Western Bastion. Here you can choose between either “actor” (older western) or “character” (eastern) nuclear submarines to try and enter the Gulf of Mexico against strong NATO opposition. The relevant thread is here , be aware that it’s a rough draft as of now.
The 1990s Technothriller Flail
Having started the Fuldapocalypse Review Blog and being a natural reader, I’ve consumed a lot of books this year. Many have been technothrillers published in the period following the USSR’s fall and Gulf War. With the strongest foe lost, there was a big flailing around for opponents. Besides the traditional and still most credible Russians […]
A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words: OPFOR Strike Package
From page 313/chapter 10-19 in the Heavy OPFOR Operational Art handbook, a look at a strike package in a concise, illustrated way. This sample package features 20 MiG-27s supported by ten MiG-23s, six MiG-29s, and eight Yak-28PPs. The latter have a particularly unenviable job, specialist aircraft like themselves are always in low supply and very […]
Kuril Sunrise is out
My newest Command LIVE scenario, Kuril Sunrise, is out. It can be bought on Matrix or Steam.
I want to start by( slightly belatedly) mentioning Command’s “fifth birthday”. It’s amazing both how far it’s come and how good it was even back then. As I’ve mentioned before, what made me fall in love with Command was its ability to simulate the most obscure and unlikely conflicts. Simulating the American or Russian Air […]
The Games That Led Me To Command
Nothing exists in a cultural vacuum, and there were many things that led me to the path where I got Command and never looked back. But I think that three games in particular served as various stepping stones. Advance Wars: The Opening Act When I was but a child, I grabbed the games in the […]