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Axis & Allies: 1942

World War II rages on in this version of Axis & Allies! The 1942 edition introduces naval cruisers, a scalable game window, and new rules for industrial complexes.

War Game 60-240 minutes 2-5 players


It is the spring of 1942, and the world is at war.
Five major powers struggle for supremacy: Germany and Japan are aligned against England, the Soviet Union, and the USA. You control the military and economic destiny of one of these countries in the titanic struggle that will decide the fate of the world. Show that you are a brilliant military strategist by marshaling your forces into embattled territories, and resolving conflicts. You will need the perseverance of Montgomery, the daring of Rommel, the courage of Patton, the timing of Yamamoto, and the steadfastness of Zhukov!

Axis & Allies celebrates it’s 25th Anniversary with a new and updated edition of it’s original classic game. Axis & Allies 1942, designed and developed by Larry Harris, will utilize the updated rules established in A&A Anniversary Edition. Cruiser class ships make their debut in A&A 1942, forever changing the naval line-up. Click here to see the rules differences between A&A 1942 and A&A Revised.


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Game Stats

Games Played: 374054
Unique players: 32867

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Game Designer: Larry Harris, Programmed by GTO staff.