Month – February 2016

IJN Myoko-class cruisers

1/700 model ship for the Japanese heavy cruiser CA Myoko from Hasegawa.

Updated IJN Myoko-class cruisers page   We fixed links and added new information for the cruisers Myoko and Nachi that belongs to the IJN Heavy Cruiser Myoko-class. The class was composed of four vessels, the Myōkō, Ashigara, Haguro and Nachi cruisers. After adding a bit more information related to the Myoko-class, we will proceed completing the light cruisers fleet […]

Grogheads Readers Award Winners

Empire of the sun_2nd edition boardgame wargame

The prestigious website and gamers community GrogHeads has released the readers choice awards for the overall 2015 in both Digital game and tabletop games categories. There are some awards I would like to focus on more detail. The first is the GrogHeads Readers’ Choice Overall 2015 Digital Game of the Year. The selected game is Decisive Campaigns […]

Japan’s Economic Planning and Mobilization in Wartime, 1930s-1940s: A new book

japan_economic_war

Recently, Professor yoshiro Miwa has published a new book on the Japan’s Economic Planning and Mobilization in Wartime, 1930s-1940s. This book is interesting because describe in detail not only the war mobilization and strategic plans but also the budget and economic situation that led to the Pacific War. One of the weakest points of Japanese […]