Gamey tactics are shorthand for "game the system", or put in another way, "cheat the system" by means of design flaws or poor AI. Gamey tactics almost always lead to ahistorical and extremely unrealistic results. Gamey tactics are discouraged from being on the HoI3 Wiki. When they are present, they should be in a section clearly labeled "gamey tactics".
- Nationalist China attacking the Japanese mainland at the outbreak of the war and winning easily because Japan is not defended.
- Using paratroops to jump around all your enemies airports and VP's