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Johnny Reb

Johnny Reb ZX Spectrum Title screen

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Description

Johnny Reb is a turn-based strategy game for one or two players, based on the American Civil War. Players can control an army of either the Union or the Confederation.

There are three types of units: infantry, cavalry and artillery, and it's possible to decide how many of each type the player's army should consist of. After the initial set-up, the battlefield is generated. The goal is to capture the enemy's flag, but it's also possible to achieve a victory by points. Army control is handled with the keyboard - units can move in eight directions. Artillery can shoot over distance, the other unit types can directly attack by simply moving to an adjacent square.

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Johnny Reb Commodore 64 Player options - the Commodore version can play against itself
Johnny Reb Oric The battlefield.  Instead of left and right, the troops are placed on top and bottom of the screen in the Oric version.
Johnny Reb Commodore 64 Title/Loading screen
Johnny Reb Oric Game setup

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