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Assault Tactics AAR: Oh where have they gone?

Once again I played some Assault Tactics in solo mode. This time I led a section of Polish cavalry and a deployment of German armor into battle. A (b)lasting experience so to say. The Germans started off with a Panzer 35(t) and 38 (t). Also a Panzer II Ausführung A and a Panzerbefehlswagen, a command…
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Assault Tactics: AI over board!

Last game clearly showed: A randomized activation of enemy units in solitary play is a nice gimmick but not really anything desireable. But let’s start at the beginning where most things start. Two weeks ago me and two friends met in order to do a little playtest of Assault Tactics: Fall of the White Eagle.…
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WW2 board- and tabletop gaming with Assault Tactics

An introduction to Assault Tactics: Fall of the White Eagle “This night, for the first time, Polish regular soldiers fired on our territory. Since 5.45 A.M., we have been returning the fire, and from now on bombs will be met by bombs”, Adolf Hitler, Chancellor of the German Reich, bellowed at the members of the…
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Assault Tactics: First playtest vs. the AI

Assault Tactics is a print & play boardgame and tabletop rule set. The first chapter “Fall of the White Eagle” is set during Case White, the invasion of Poland. In the first playtest I decided to play the Polish and let the AI handle the invaders – which had me surrendered by turn 8. Shame…
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How to make print & play game counters

Some of you may ask themselves: If i were to download a PDF with many nice counters, how the heck I am supposed to make them into real counters you can move on the gameboard without much fiddling around? First of all buy some sticky label paper or self adhesive photo paper. I use photo…
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Chain of Command boardgame mod

Two years ago I started the Chain of Command Print & Play Boardgame Mod. Why? Because I love this rule set developed by Too Fat Lardies. And as much as I enjoy painting and printing 20mm models I also am very keen on WW2 themed boardgames. So I made the decision to combine both –…
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