Q:

Where can you play war games online?

A:

Quick Answer

Steam.com offers a wide selection of online war games from many popular franchises, including Call of Duty, Arma and Counter Strike. These games range from turn-based strategy games to player-versus-player first-person shooters. The selection includes free-to-play games as well as full-price AAA titles.

Continue Reading
Where can you play war games online?
Credit: ColorBlind Images The Image Bank Getty Images

Full Answer

The first-known war game was created in 1780 by the Duke of Brunswick's Master of Pages, which drew inspiration from chess. Sometime between 1803 and 1809, the Prussian general staff, seeking to learn from reenactments of previous battles, developed games with metal pieces. These kriegsspiel or "wargames," used dice to simulate random chance or less-than-ideal circumstances such as morale and weather.

Learn more about Online Games

Related Questions

Explore