Welcome to Bitter Woods Online!

This site supports the gaming desires and aspirations of fans of “Bitter Woods”, a wargame that simulates the surprise German assault in the Ardennes during World War 2. ┬áLaunched on December 16th, 1944, this attack was intended to split the Western Allies, Great Britain and the United States by capturing or cutting off Antwerp.

Players of this game have to make the operational decisions that will lead their side to victory; paying attention to terrain, weather, and the capabilities of their armies is critical.  This site provides information about the game, the associated strategy and tactics, and provides references to the various organized events in which this game is played.

For those new to the site, or just catching up, we recommend reviewing the “Recent Posts” on the right side of this page.

Welcome to our Winter Wonderland in the snowy forests of Belgium!

Tom Gregorio

Ed Witkowski


Peiper Strolling

Ed and Tom’s’ most excellent adventure in the Ardennes.