BLOCKS IN THE EAST is a new concept wargame covering the whole Eastern Front campaign from 1941 to 1945. It was created by the Italian wargamer Emanuele Santandrea and illustrated by Silvia Grazioli, Riccardo Gatti, and Emanuele Santandrea himself. Developed on wooden blocks and cubes system, with a full laminated multicolor 125x87 cm map board, there's not any paper component. All the over 600 wooden/plastic components have been created by the best Italian artisinal industry and painted "A buratto", a technique usually adopted for painting car parts and accessories. The game covers conflict simulations on the strategic scale level. It is designed for two/four players, one/two controlling the Soviet Red Army and the other one/two controlling the Axis Powers.