"It's like having a friend stop by and show you how to play the game!" - First Reviewer
Welcome! This website provides support for the original GBACW series of simulations.
This is also the home of the CD-Rom that uses audio/video tutorials to teach the original Great Battles of the American Civil War system. (Known as GBACW to its fans!)
The ten sessions provide detailed examples of how to play these SPI favorites. Though the games have long been out of print, they continue to be played, and fans watch for copies on eBay.
This CD can help you learn how to play all of these great games:
This disc also gives you the basis to play
Also on each CD are numerous player aids - scenario cards, victory point trackers, reinforcement schedules - and much more!
Preview the "Learn the Great Battles" CD Menu! (click here)
Preview the "Strategies for Cedar Mountain" CD!
This site was last updated 01/31/14
Page, CD, training materials, text and pictures all © 2006, 2007 by Russ Gifford. All rights to the games are retained by SPI, TSR and GMT.