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by Herkybird
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: WaT solo rules --Link corrected!
Replies: 0
Views: 36

WaT solo rules --Link corrected!

Hi all,

Many thanks for those who pointed out a bad link on our club website!
The link to the solo rules are at this link now: http://herkybird.tynesidewargames.co.uk/misc.html !
by Herkybird
Mon Sep 30, 2019 11:40 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Updated points system for What a Tanker and AI tanker
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Re: Updated points system for What a Tanker and AI tanker

Hi there, thanks for that. I have added a version and date to both charts and put them through to our website guy to upload. I will let you know when this is done!
by Herkybird
Mon Sep 30, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Updated points system for What a Tanker and AI tanker
Replies: 3
Views: 320

Updated points system for What a Tanker and AI tanker

Hi all, I have updated the points system for WaT and my own AI tanker, as it has been pointed out I kept the 1 pt cost for 'fast' -and similar attributes for cheap tanks like the PzKw 38(t) and charged the same for the Panther, and other larger tanks! (this was as in the original point system in the...
by Herkybird
Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: After Action Reports
Topic: 1940 What a Tanker game
Replies: 1
Views: 518

1940 What a Tanker game

Today, we had a fun game of What a Tanker at our club, using French against early German tanks, talk about pop guns! The write up is on my blog at this link https://herkybird-richardbradley.blogspot.com/2019/09/les-francaises-et-la-boche.html https://1.bp.blogspot.com/-JQmsBGmAXqU/XY-sko_8KTI/AAAAAA...
by Herkybird
Mon Sep 09, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Cold War Tanking
Replies: 14
Views: 2455

Re: Cold War Tanking

I, too would be interested. I am happy enough with my AI tanker http://herkybird.tynesidewargames.co.uk/misc.html stats, but baulked at trying to go beyond the Yom Kippur war.
by Herkybird
Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Miniatures, Models & Scenery
Topic: Hello guys!
Replies: 3
Views: 363

Re: Hello guys!

Greetings and Salutations from Northumberland too!
by Herkybird
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:48 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Doubts on point costs and big tanks
Replies: 9
Views: 816

Re: Doubts on point costs and big tanks

To be honest, even my points system is only pitched for a maximum of 3 tanks on one side, as per the rules, in which case you only get 1 Tiger against 3 Shermans (one a firefly) (61 v 62 pts) - where the Tiger has a hard job as it cannot engage everything at once (as has been mentioned above) Also, ...
by Herkybird
Sun Jul 28, 2019 12:29 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: A Question...
Replies: 8
Views: 646

Re: A Question...

Cheers! It gets questioned now and again during games, so now I have a definitive answer!!

Its always nice to know for sure, so thanks again!Image
by Herkybird
Sun Jul 28, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: A Question...
Replies: 8
Views: 646

A Question...

Hi Gang!

Up till now we have been counting open topped AFV's as 'Unbuttoned' all the time.
I was wondering, is this correct? Or is the vulnerability of open tops already factored into the vehicle stats?
by Herkybird
Thu Jul 18, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: What a Tanker!
Topic: Quick Refrence Sheet
Replies: 5
Views: 1243

Re: Quick Refrence Sheet

I indeed used your QRS in our games on Saturday https://herkybird-richardbradley.blogs ... death.html , and found it easier to use than the previous one I have. Very clear and easy to refer to.
many thanks for your good work here!