Today Columbia Games revealed the new box art -- and I have mixed feeling, to tell the truth.
And it's not that the old box art was great. Indeed,
Still, it's a very dramatic and well-known image and has been associated with the game for more than 30 years, so the change is kind of surprising.
|Jacque-Louis David: Napoleon Crossing the Alps|
I'm enough of a traditionalist that I think I would have preferred to see the old, iconic if anachronistic, Napoleon cover retained for the new edition, but I don't think the idea of a change is unwarranted. That said, the new cover doesn't really win me over, either and if there had to be achange I would have preferred something a little more dynamic.