Movies do a lot for us, they make us happy or sad, they teach us lessons about life and love, and they can teach us a lot about wargaming.
We all love a good movie. From an action packed summer blockbuster to a gripping crime drama, to a tear-jerking tragedy, to those kinds of movies that you love to watch alone, but can’t ever let people know you own (yes I’m talking about Rom-Com’s), we all watch and enjoy movies. We all also learn a lot about movies. Some times we learn important life lessons, or about a strange culture, or about ourselves, or simply that Hollywood often has no idea what it’s talking about. One thing we rarely think about is what movies can teach us about wargaming, but it can at the end of the day teach us a lot. So with out further ado here are the top 5 lesson about wargaming that movies can teach us.
1. To crush your enemies, see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentation of their women.