The Stratego board game master page. A complete guide. Review, how to play, editorial, useful links, similar games, FAQ, interesting facts and so much more. Stratego is an old school 1-on-1 showdown that gives you a battle squad of different soldiers with their own strengths and weaknesses. March forward and remember which troops you discover on your path to discover your opponent’s flag before they do the same to you.
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STRATEGO GAME INFO
|RELEASE:||1946 (v1), 2008 (v2)|
|GENRE:||War / Abstract Strategy|
|DESIGNER:||Jacques Johan Mogendorff|
|ARTIST:||Donato Giancola, Michael Graves, Paul Windle|
STRATEGO PHOTO GALLERY
Stratego is a classic 2 player war game that has been around for decades and is still beloved today. It give players squads of soldiers that have a variety of strenths. Higher numbers or specialty skills will take down certain soliders.
With an abstract strategy base, you need to out think you opponent to locate their hidden flag before they can do the same to you.
We have not reviewed this game yet but we can tell you that this is one of the best 2 player board games out there. This is a classic that still holds up because it is a great concept and executed very well. Not only do you need a top-notch strategy, but you also need a little memory, remembering who was revealed and what that means for the rest of the board.
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STRATEGO HOW TO PLAY
You have a secret force of soldiers that all have different strengths and weaknesses; your opponent has the same. You are going to have to move against each other and the key is that you put your guys in certain places that are going to take down your opponent’s guys when they are matched up. It is fast-paced, a lot of fun and a literal and metaphorical showdown.
How to Play Stratego Step-By-Step (Coming Soon)
STRATEGO SIMILAR GAMES
We thought about everything from gameplay to theme, intensity level to overall motivations, the quality and more to determine what are the five most similar board games to Stratego. The quick recap of the list is below with the link to the descriptions and full article below it.
- Lord of the Rings: The Confrontation
- Confusion: Espionage and Deception in the Cold War
- Shadows in Kyoto
- Blood Rage
STRATEGO INTERESTING FACTS
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STRATEGO USEFUL LINKS
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