A strange title for a post, but I've spent the last week reading (and re-
reading) the rules for Europe Engulfed in anticipating of a trial
short scenario play with Jacob. One thing I love about "German" or "European"
style board games is that they are very approachable - I can usually learn and
teach the game to the family within an hour.
Wargames like EE take a real investment to learn - ideally you can be taught
by someone who already knows the game, but I don't have that luxury. So right
now I'm in the process of reading the rules, checking the errata online,
looking at the map (conveniently setup on my dining room table - Julie just
loves that), and re-reading the rules.
Of course, reading Chris Farrell's recent post makes me believe it will all be