What MUD Tells Us About Ukraine – Phase Two Starts
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What MUD Tells Us About Ukraine – Phase Two Starts

Last week, what the media calls “Phase Two” of the War in Ukraine began.  This represents the moment when the Russian offensive switched from a full encirclement of Ukraine into an offensive from the East and represents a complete shift in strategy.  Today, we will continue our analysis of the war and, where applicable, draw…

What MUD Tells Us About Ukraine – Naval Warfare
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What MUD Tells Us About Ukraine – Naval Warfare

The ongoing War in Ukraine offers an opportunity to review the accuracy of the Modern Units Database.  At the same time, it gives a unique perspective on what is happening in the war.  Let’s take a look at some of the military events that occurred and see if we can understand what is happening through…

Analyzing the Day One Strategy of the Russian Offensive (2022)
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Analyzing the Day One Strategy of the Russian Offensive (2022)

It’s not often that a two modern armies enter conventional warfare in the modern age.  Ever since the Proxy Wars of the Cold War became the norm for modern warfare, one-sided asymmetrical warfare was common.  However, the War in Ukraine has given us the opportunity to review the accuracy of all the statistical projections that…

Falklands War (1982) – Beta Playtest Update
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Falklands War (1982) – Beta Playtest Update

Above are some of the highlights from today’s game. I’ve been play testing the new Falklands War campaign and made some modifications which will be uploaded shortly.  One key change is I’ve added the visibility to the exploration mode of the game.  As much as this decision pains me, the AI is just hopeless without…

Falklands War British Forces – Completed
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Falklands War British Forces – Completed

Last night around midnight I completed the final list of British forces for the Falklands War map.  The screenshot shows the initial disposition of the British Task Force as it makes its way out of Ascension and the British Isles.  This map now represents almost 200 hours of research to complete.  I am quite pleased…

Falklands War Argentinian Forces – Completed
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Falklands War Argentinian Forces – Completed

Last night, I finally completed the placement of all Argentine forces on the Falklands War map.  The research and placement of these units took about 100 hours, so I’ve decided I had to pull myself away.  I’m mostly pleased with the results so far.  There are limitations to the game mechanics which forced me to…