Thoughts & Scenarios

Thinking about Kriegsspiel

A lot of historical research and design thinking goes into the development of Kriegsspiel rule systems and scenarios. Some of our members share their thoughts, discuss design approaches and explain their scenario designs here.


"All the business of Kriegsspiel is guessing what’s on the other side of the hill.”
Arthur Wellesly
with some dramatic license


Map drawing, arrangement and photograph by Robert Mastrud.

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