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The Civil War Experience

Travel back in time to fight the Civil War




Will history repeat itself or will the South rise again? Find out for yourself.

The Civil War Experience is a turn based integrated card game. It is played on a table top surface and involves the use of two - six sided dice, hit point shards, resource silos, and two - 54 card decks. Each deck includes seven types of cards with unique characteristics. The seven types of cards are Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery, Gear, Resources, Extraordinary Circumstance, and a Resource Silo.

The objective of the game is to amass an army and eliminate your opponent. All of the images contained are actually from the Civil War and each card contain a historical statement about the individual and/ or image.

The Civil War Experience is fun for the classroom or the home. If you are looking for an interactive and diversified method to teach the Civil War to students, this is your game. If you are looking for a new take on turn based card games and enjoy battling with your friends and family, then this is your game.


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Average Rating 5 reviews
Publish Date April 17, 2016
Edition First
Department Games
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Why buy this?

"If you are a Civil War buff this is a great game to play."

  • Makes history fun and exciting!
  • Historically Accurate!
  • Enjoyed by students and adults!


  • This game contains laser cut components. Laser cut items will have a slight amount of soot around the edges, which can easily be wiped off; and will have a campfire smell for about a week after you open them.


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Own It Played It Fun Priced Well High Replay Value Well Written Rules Nice Artwork


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