Japan’s imperialistic ambitions to dominate the entire Pacific may seem a mad gamble when viewed from a comfortable 21st Century perspective, but it should be remembered that, in the 1940’s, empires still existed. European powers had commanded vast tracts of the Pacific region for centuries, and the British Empire remained the largest in history. On the other side of the world, Germany had dominated almost the whole of continental Europe, so the idea of powerful nations taking territory by force was an attractive idea that, today, might seem repugnant.
This supplement for Battlefield Evolution: World at War contains army lists and new rules for the following armies, in all periods of the Pacific War. British Army and Commonwealth Chindits Imperial Japanese Army Imperial Japanese SNLF United States Marines Corps