World War 1 covers the "Great War" as it was known. This went from August 1914 through to 1918. It was a bloody confrontation that became bogged down in trench warfare on the Western Front, whilst remaining fluid in the Eastern Europe and the Middle East.
WW1 - The Challenge
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The challenge of World War 1 wargaming is to break the prejudices that it is boring.
World War 1 is often an overlooked period in wargaming. Many people see it as too difficult to game given the bloodthirsty and static warfare caused by the trenches on the western front.
But there are many ways of making an interesting wargame for World War 1.