Descent on Crete is a tactical, company level simulation of the largest German airdrop of World War II.
The entire scope of the operation is taken in, as players are given the command decisions throughout the operation. Special rules covering the air drop, air strikes, supply, leadership, fatigue, and British Armour are included. Depending on the scenario being played, players gain points for various objectives and for eliminating their opponent's units strength points.
The player with the most points, after a set number of turns, is the winner.