Dec 7, 1941 - War explodes across the Pacific when the Japanse attack the American flet at Pearl Harbor. By May 1942, Japan has spread across the Pacific and is treatening America's supply lines to Australia after building an airfield on the island of Guadalcanal
The United States counters with an ill-prepared occupation of Guadalcanal's airfield with the 1st Marine Division. The Japanese retaliate with vengeance, cutting off the Marines by sea and pouring in thousands of Japanese reinforcements. A desperate struggle ensues, as the Americans try to hold on to their tiny foorhold against the might of the Japanese Empire
The boardgame Conflict of Heroes: Guadalcanal recreates this struggle on your tabletop and includes gorgeous beach and jungles maps of the South Pacific, amphibious landing craft, the USMC, Japanese Banzai Charges, night combat, and much more.