The official game of the 60th anniversary of the D-Day Landings.
From the cliffs of Pointe-du-Hoc to the hedgerow battles in the Corentin Peninsula and beyond -- Memoir '44 airdrops you into the key battles that turned the tide in Western Europe during the summer of 1944. Omaha Beach, Pegasus Bridge, Operation Cobra. Step in and command your troops on the battlefields that defined History in the 20th century!
Memoir '44 is a unique historical game where players face-off in over a dozen WWII battles on an oversize hex game board. Each battle scenario mimics the historical terrain, troop placements and objectives of each army.
Deploying his forces through a variety of Command and Tactic cards, the smart commander uses the unique skills of his units - infantry, paratrooper, tank, artillery, and even resistance fighters - to its greatest strength.
Easy to learn and fast-paced, Memoir '44 requires strategic card play, timely dice rolling and an aggressive, yet flexible battle plan to achieve victory.
If you enjoy this game, remember to check out it's expansions
- Eastern Front
- Pacific Theatre
- Terrain Pack
- Winter/Desert Map
1 Double-Sided Hex Board Battle Map
144 Axis and Allied Army Pieces
44 Terrain Tiles
60 Command Cards
9 Summary Cards
8 Battle Dice
2 Card Holders
32-page Rules & Scenario Booklet
1 Days of Wonder Online access number
||International Gamers Award
Best 2-Player Strategy Game 2004
||Games Magazine GAMES 100
Best Historical Simulation 2005
Inside the box, you will find a Days of Wonder Web-Card, providing you with access to play Memoir '44 Online at www.memoir44.com