Even if you don't know Grand Conquest you can nevertheless test and play this fantastic board game on www.conquest-forum.de for free. It's a strategic game like chess without dice or event cards. The multiplicity of variation possibilities characterizes this challenging board game.
At first read the rules of Grand Conquest on the forum site so you are able to appraise whether it's a game for you or not.
If you are convinced secondly download the Grand Conquest tool. This tool provides you with the 2-player-board so you can make your draws. You need the freeware Gimp to open the psd tool file. Note: Within Gimp choose the option "tools", then "transform tools" and then "move" so you are able to move all the pieces. You find a short description of the tool on the forum site, too.
At last register on the forum site and then evince your interest in a match. Note: On the registration page you have to answer a question about "Grand Conquest" (first edition 2006) or the forerunner game "Conquest" (published 1975). Both games were invented by Donald Benge. If you read the rules of Grand Conquest you will be able to answer the question.
By means of the tool it's easy to play Grand Conquest online. You don't need the usual notation of the draws. You use the tool to make your moves, save the position as a jpg file and upload this file to the forum.
Conquest Forum is an uncommercial private site suited for
- playing online matches,
- resolving questions concerning rules and
- winning prizes, in particular metal sets of Grand Conquest pieces which were sponsored by Numbskullgames.