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by Herkybird
Sun Apr 19, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Acquire rule question
Replies: 6
Views: 1127

Re: Acquire rule question

I agree! We always assume acquisition is lost even if only for a part of a move. One of our chaps did suggest that in such brief loss of acquisition situations, one less acquisition die is needed to re-acquire. Though logical, we stuck to the original rules! It is a great game isn't it! PS: in case ...
by Herkybird
Fri Apr 03, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: WaT solo rules --Link corrected!
Replies: 2
Views: 2498

Re: WaT solo rules --Link corrected!

The solo system is fairly interpretative, so rather depends on folk honestly making the guided choice in the best interests of the solo tank.

I hope you have fun using the rules!!!
by Herkybird
Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Sturmtiger?
Replies: 4
Views: 765

Re: Sturmtiger?

Hi! I think the armour was slightly less than a Tiger 2, and more than a Tiger 1, so I would opt for an armour of 11, myself. The Rocket propelled is more of a problem! Allegedly, one shot which missed landed in a group of 5 Shermans - resulting in the disablement of all of them!!! It was loaded wit...
by Herkybird
Sat Mar 14, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: What a Tank!
Replies: 0
Views: 722

What a Tank!

Yes, we had a trio of games at the club today of What a Tanker, I have done a report on the main game, where we tried out my new IS-2 model. To see how thing went, please go to this link https://herkybird-richardbradley.blogspot.com/2020/03/is-this-tank-big-enough.html https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-lt2...
by Herkybird
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:58 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: More AI tanker battles
Replies: 0
Views: 1027

More AI tanker battles

On Saturday, we had 3 more games of What a Tanker, using my Arab-Israeli war supplement. It was very tense and bloody! To see the full report, please go to my blog at this link https://herkybird-richardbradley.blogspot.com/2020/02/pattons-of-glory.html https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-5VkQTgIbRhU/Xkm30YY4...
by Herkybird
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:06 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: 15mm measurement
Replies: 8
Views: 2400

Re: 15mm measurement

We always have used 1/72, it works well with the rules as is. 15mm will work as well, I am sure! :)
by Herkybird
Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Anti tank guns anyone?
Replies: 33
Views: 6304

Re: Anti tank guns anyone?

I just downloaded the mag, the rules are much more detailed than the ones I worked out, and share many of the ideas I had!

The magazine is well worth a look at...Go Buy! :)
by Herkybird
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Anti tank guns anyone?
Replies: 33
Views: 6304

Re: Anti tank guns anyone?

I was asked about AT guns by e-mail last week, I suggested the following: My suggested stats! Tank Armour Strike Features From Points 2pdr AT gun 3 4 AT gun (TD) low profile 1939 5 6pdr AT gun 3 6 AT gun (TD) low profile 1942 8 Flak 88 L56 3 10 AT gun (TD) 1939 26 PaK 36 3 4 AT gun (TD) low profile ...
by Herkybird
Sat Jan 04, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: Armoured Cars: What a Tanker!
Replies: 0
Views: 1426

Armoured Cars: What a Tanker!

Today we used some stats and rules I have worked out to use Armoured cars in WaT. We had several fun games! The report is on my blog at this link: https://herkybird-richardbradley.blogspot.com/2020/01/armoured-cars-in-what-tanker.html https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-lmRXTxEkByk/XhDywp1blfI/AAAAAAAAmfs/RG...
by Herkybird
Sun Dec 08, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: AI tanker on the roll again!
Replies: 0
Views: 947

AI tanker on the roll again!

Hi all, We had a couple of good games of WaT (AI variant) at our club yesterday! I have done the report on my blog at this link https://herkybird-richardbradley.blogspot.com/2019/12/ai-tanker-syrians-strike-back.html I hope you enjoy reading it!!! https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-8p_s0YMgrkc/Xez0KsNZ1cI/A...