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  • GMT A Distant Plain: Insurgency in Afghanistan

GMT A Distant Plain: Insurgency in Afghanistan

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Counter-insurgency Afghanistan: Government, Coalition, Taliban and Warlords compete.


This volume in Volko Ruhnke's COIN Series takes 1 to 4 players into the Afghan conflict of today’s headlines, this time in a unique collaboration between two top designers of boardgames on modern irregular warfare. 

A Distant Plain adapts familiar mechanics to the conditions of Afghanistan without adding rules complexity. A snap for players to learn, A Distant Plain will transport them to a different place and time. New features include:

  • Coalition-Government joint operations.
  • Volatile Pakistani posture toward the conflict.
  • Evolution of both COIN and insurgent tactics and technology.
  • Government graft and desertion.
  • Coalition casualties.
  • Returning Afghan refugees.
  • Pashtun ethnic terrain.
  • Multiple scenarios.
  • A deck of 72 fresh events.

... and more.