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by dsenebrecht
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Force/ unit play sheets
Replies: 5
Views: 423

Re: Force/ unit play sheets

I have not seen one.

The short answer is to base your squads with a mix of figures: e.g. one 4-man base, one 2-man base and two 1-man bases....then just remove casualties as needed.
by dsenebrecht
Thu Jan 14, 2021 12:49 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: TTS - would anyone like to play online?
Replies: 32
Views: 8530

Re: TTS - would anyone like to play online?

hi folks: anybody out there want to teach me some Chain of Command? I play IABSM so hopefully would learn quickly
by dsenebrecht
Sun Jul 26, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help
Replies: 3
Views: 1717

Re: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help

Adding this reply I got from Robert himself on Facebook (for the record): That's my bad, I'm afraid...or my good, dependent on how you look at it. When I first started writing the scenario books, I was well aware that people only have access to certain sized tables, so I never specified the size, ju...
by dsenebrecht
Sun Jul 26, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help
Replies: 3
Views: 1717

Re: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help

Thanks! I thought that would be the case but since there was not that explanation in the text I wasn't quite sure what to do.
by dsenebrecht
Fri Jul 24, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help
Replies: 3
Views: 1717

Question, Scenario #14, Anzio book, Robert Avery, help

Hi folks: looking to play Scenario #14: North of Carroceto the book refers to a railroad cutting. it makes no statement however on how steep it is, if vehicles can enter it or not, etc... in other scenarios in the book it will say whether a cutting or ravine can be crossed by vehicles. any thoughts ...
by dsenebrecht
Wed Jul 15, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Sharpening IABSM
Replies: 8
Views: 4030

Re: Sharpening IABSM

I've played this a few times. Very easy to learn and very easy to use and helps each side try to implement a given tactic.......but still retains randomness of IABSM
by dsenebrecht
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Cymru An Bltyh, scenarios for each theatre
Replies: 2
Views: 819

Re: Cymru An Bltyh, scenarios for each theatre

Thanks, R! Sending my dollars across the pond as we speak!

Doing all I can to boost IABSM here in northwest Vermont, USA.
by dsenebrecht
Wed Jul 08, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Cymru An Bltyh, scenarios for each theatre
Replies: 2
Views: 819

Cymru An Bltyh, scenarios for each theatre

Hi folks: Can someone provide the # of scenarios for each theatre that this IABSM book provides:

France 1940: #___ scenarios
Tunisia 1943: #___ scenarios
Italy: #___ scenarios
Northern Europe: #___ scenarios

Thanks!
by dsenebrecht
Fri Feb 07, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Infantry in half tracks, MG use
Replies: 7
Views: 2223

Re: Infantry in half tracks, MG use

Posting a reminder from John Ewing who notes: "Dan, remember to credit them to Robert Avery since I’ve just paraphrased the approach he recommends in Bashnya or Bust."
by dsenebrecht
Fri Feb 07, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Infantry in half tracks, MG use
Replies: 7
Views: 2223

Re: Infantry in half tracks, MG use

Here is the answer I got from John Ewing on IABSM facebook page: You have to keep in mind that the 252/1 is an armoured transport, a battle taxi, not an Infantry Fighting Vehicle in the modern sense. Most Panzergrenadiers used it to get were they needed to be then dismounted to go into action. On th...