Ships and Iron Men
Salts take note, there is a wargame out that gives you the chance
to captain a sailing ship during the Revolutionary and Napoleonic
Ships and Iron Men gives you a choice of British, French or American
sailing ships with which to attack an assortment of enemy warships.
is easy and even people who have difficulty steering a car will
soon get the hang of using the wind as an engine.
management is very important in WSIM as you need to not only man
the guns, but also have enough seamen ready to change sails.
key factor to winning a host of enjoyable, single-action scenarios
is having the right ammunition in your cannons, and ensuring they
get more than a red face if you have to reload under the guns of
a larger enemy, believe me.
is a scenario editor to create your own battles, but this only slightly
makes up for a poor campaign game where you can only be an American
captain trying to break a Royal Navy blockade during the War of