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by agentbalzac
Wed Feb 05, 2020 7:29 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Covering Fire against troops in buildings
Replies: 9
Views: 658

Re: Covering Fire against troops in buildings

Thanks for the thoughts and opinions, folks. I'll take them back to my gaming group for discussion. :)
by agentbalzac
Thu Jan 30, 2020 8:27 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Covering Fire against troops in buildings
Replies: 9
Views: 658

Covering Fire against troops in buildings

G'day folks, We had a bit of a question for the hive mind arising from a game last night: (Sorry if it's already been covered but the forum rejects the exact search phrase "covering fire" as containing too many common words!) In our game a French infantry groupe (section) and an MMG team were in a s...
by agentbalzac
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?
Replies: 13
Views: 1966

Re: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?

Captain Reid wrote:
Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:06 am
The Signal Tower scenario is one of mine.
Aha! Many thanks Captain Reid.
by agentbalzac
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?
Replies: 13
Views: 1966

Re: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?

I've got a downloaded word document scenario called "X. Signal failures" which I now can't find where I sourced it from - but I'd be happy to share it if you want to PM me. It involves British needing to repair a signal station and French trying to stop them. Yep, I've got the same one! :lol: And I...
by agentbalzac
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:41 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?
Replies: 13
Views: 1966

Re: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?

poiter50 wrote:
Wed Nov 06, 2019 2:34 am
No, just browsed through my copy of Fondler and I am mistook, no signal tower shenanigans.
Must have been one of Fondler's more secretive missions.
by agentbalzac
Wed Nov 06, 2019 1:45 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?
Replies: 13
Views: 1966

Re: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?

Hey Pete,

Looked through my stock of Lard Articles (Larticles?), couldn't find a Signal Tower scenario.
by agentbalzac
Wed Nov 06, 2019 1:16 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?
Replies: 13
Views: 1966

Re: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?

bandrsntch, Thanks for the reply. some really nice concepts there - I particularly like the breaking the task into four consequential chunks, and the use of flags as a timing element. It's an unusual and impressive configuration of the excellent SP2 toolbox. Since you've obviously put some thought i...
by agentbalzac
Tue Nov 05, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?
Replies: 13
Views: 1966

Attacking a Signal Tower - Scenario ideas?

Hi folks, Trying to put together a mission which involves Guerilla forces attacking an isolated French signal tower somewhere on the Peninsular. Got various ideas in my head involving some variation on Rescue Mission - i.e. approach an objective from across the table, delayed response of defenders, ...
by agentbalzac
Wed Aug 21, 2019 3:41 am
Forum: Sharp Practice
Topic: O Morrazo Campaign - Galicia 1809 (Peninsular War)
Replies: 3
Views: 937

Re: O Morrazo Campaign - Galicia 1809 (Peninsular War)

Ahoy Captain!

Just saw this - looks like a splendid campaign and some very impressive work indeed.

Many thanks for the effort involved.
by agentbalzac
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:38 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: At the Sharp end Casualties: Miss Next Game or Next Turn
Replies: 9
Views: 1171

Re: At the Sharp end Casualties: Miss Next Game or Next Turn

...and this was the reply from TT (because I hamfistedly took the conversation over to the email system rather than staying on the forum proper): Hi Sorry for the confusion , I was referring to your statement the player get the benefit of giving one platoon a break to patch up or collect the 'missin...