2022 Historical Board Game Awards Finalists & Winners

The Finalists (winners in bold) for 2022:

Game of the Year

  • A Most Fearful Sacrifice: The Three Days of Gettysburg, Hermann Luttmann, Flying Pig Games
  • Almoravid: Reconquista and Riposte in Spain 1085-1086, Volko Ruhnke, GMT Games
  • Arracourt, Dean Essig and Carl Fung, Multi-Man Publishing
  • John Company: Second Edition, Cole Wehrle, Wehrlegig Games
  • Lanzerath Ridge, David Thompson, Dan Verssen Games
  • Point Blank: V is for Victory, Sean Druelinger, Lock n’ Load Publishing
  • Salerno ’43, Mark Simonitch, GMT Games

Most Innovative Game Design

  • Flashpoint: South China Sea, Harold Buchanan, GMT Games
  • John Company: Second Edition, Cole Wehrle, Wehrlegig Games
  • Lanzerath Ridge, David Thompson, Dan Verssen Games
  • Resist!, David Thompson, Roger Tankersley, and Trevor Benjamin, Salt & Pepper Games
  • The Chase of the Bismarck: Operation Rheinübung 1941, Jack Greene and Patrick Gebhardt, VUCA Simulations
  • Undaunted: Stalingrad, David Thompson and Trevor Benjamin, Osprey Games
  • Zurmat, Tim Densham, Catastrophe Games

Anglo-Zanzibar Award

  • 1815: Scum of the Earth, Tristan Hall, Hall or Nothing Productions
  • Caesar!: Seize Rome in 20 Minutes!, Paolo Mori, PSC Games
  • Flashpoint: South China Sea, Harold Buchanan, GMT Games
  • Resist!, David Thompson, Roger Tankersley, and Trevor Benjamin, Salt & Pepper Games
  • Saladin, Denis Sauvage, Shakos
  • Twilight Struggle: Red Sea – Conflict in the Horn of Africa, Jason Matthews, GMT Games

All games receiving votes and scoring are public.