Welcome, SPI gamers!
This website exists to provide enjoyment and support
for players of any of the original SPI (Simulations
Publications, Inc.) series of war and strategy games!
Click here to get the files for the
SPI Blue & Gray VASSAL Tournament!
New to VASSAL, or need a brush up?
Looking for opponents for SPI Games via
PBEM or FTF? Sign up
See map of available gamers
(Use the first link to get added to the map!)
Need Cyberbox or Vassal modules for SPI games? Click
There are a multitude of pages and information about SPI games on
and I continue to add new resources all the time.
For a complete list of all SPI games from the 1969-1982 era.
Looking for official errata SPI printed for various
Wish you had additional scenarios SPI published for
Need access to articles and notes on the game?
Published variants for SPI games
||Pages of full
color replays of many SPI games! Great way to learn about the
game and how to play it!
(Don't see your favorite? Send me the pictures and your notes!)
||Extras and other things of interest
Old SPI advertisements were text-heavy reviews of
their games! I have many of these delightful indepth mini articles
on tap here!
Tracking the formats for SPI games! Lots of data
here, including lists of which games appeared in boxes and flat
The S&T Supplements! Yes, a number of these hard
to find 'fines from the early SPI days are here in PDF!
Would you like to see an old SPI catalogue? Here is
Click Ads link above to find 1974 and 1977!
Listings and downloads of The Phoenix, the British
RAS's Thoughts on Wargame Design
And a message in a (GEnie)'s bottle
Videos for SPI Games
Introductions and overviews to many classics SPI
games on this list. Think of it as a curated list of videos worth
watching to learn about these great games. (New ones added all the
Learning Terrible Swift Sword /
||Learning TSS /
GBACW version 1 - a series of slides on PDF and on VIDEO!
||Lots of free items for Terrible Swift
Sword and other Great Battles of the American Civil War games known
TSS/GBACW Stories and Discussions
||Stories from the
Designers, Developers, and Playtesters of TSS/GBACW
TSS/GBACW Tactics Discussions
||Some multi-person discussions of the
rules for Terrible Swift Sword and Great Battles of the American
Victory Point Excel Sheets
||Monmouth, Cedar Mountain, Pea Ridge,
and more! Tracks VPs and calculates current victory standing,
BCE levels, etc.
I am trying to get to a set of pages for every SPI game -
Terrible Swift Sword |
Wellington's Victory |
I would enjoy discussions of the games, with tactics you've tried and results you achieved.
Here is an example of that with SPI's
Terrible Swift Sword / GBACW series:
I also have an opponent's wanted section for TSS/GBACW, but
it could be expanded to all SPI games.
But there is much more to be done! However, this is my
Christmas present to all of you. Explore the site, and let me know what you
And good gaming!
By the way - I'd appreciate any feedback you'd like to offer.