In "Battle of Midway" from historicalboardgaming.com, players engage in a crucial WWII naval clash. The Japanese aim to cripple the U.S. Navy by attacking Midway Island, underestimating the U.S. forces led by Admiral Fletcher. As the Japanese fleet, commanded by Admiral Nagumo, prepares to strike, the U.S., having cracked the Japanese codes, knows their plans and is ready to counterattack.
This intense two-player game has one player controlling the U.S. forces defending Midway and the other leading the Japanese assault. The U.S. faces tough odds but holds a key advantage with their knowledge of Japanese movements. The Japanese must locate and attack the U.S. fleet while defending their own carriers from American air strikes. "Battle of Midway" offers a gripping reenactment of this historic battle, challenging players to strategize and alter the course of history.
Map Sizes include:
- 21.5" x 32" Vinyl Color Map, Matte finish (Rolled in a tube)