Cantata 101: Terrains

Sun Tzu, Hannibal, Saladin, Clausewitz: the list of major military leaders, thinkers and writers throughout history could stretch on indefinitely. While their resources, successes and legacies varied, they all shared at least one important quality – an appreciation of the relationship between terrain and strategy. With foresight, terrain can be both weapon and shield; with poor judgment, it’s a tool for self-destruction. Terrain has played a pivotal role in strategy and tactics games for centuries and Cantata is no exception.

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