GENERAL STRATEGY - MULTI-PLAYER CATEGORY
THE PRINCES OF FLORENCE
This is an outstanding game of town planning and development, set in Renaissance Italy. The game is designed by the prolific German team of Wolfgang Kramer and Richard Ulrich. This is the second International Gamers Award received by Herr Kramer, having won last year's award for Tikal. The game is released in the United States by Rio Grande Games and by Alea internationally.
GENERAL STRATEGY - 2-PLAYER CATEGORY
Richard Borg of Florida designed this fast moving, entertaining game recreating famous battles of the U.S. Civil War. Its simple yet clever system makes this game appealing to the entire family. The game is released by Avalon Hill, a division of Hasbro.