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by JimLeCat
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Possible Anti-Tank Rifle amendments
Replies: 17
Views: 783

Re: Possible Anti-Tank Rifle amendments

Not to mention that the armour varied in a host of properties and was commonly not uniform either through or across plates - and that's before you factor in composite armours!
by JimLeCat
Wed Jan 29, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Modifiers to Spotting, confusion
Replies: 11
Views: 1135

Re: Modifiers to Spotting, confusion

Indeed, John, the game is flexible enough to accomodate tweaks like that and if you feel playing it like that is more realistic I'm not going to argue - it is a reasonable argument! ;^D I do think that +1 would be a bit stingy for an adjustment to spot someone who is shooting under normal conditions...
by JimLeCat
Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Tactical stance
Replies: 9
Views: 922

Re: Tactical stance

No, you are right, you cannot shoot and go tactical in the same phase - see the list of possible unit actions in the bullet point on p.17.

Cheers,
Jim
by JimLeCat
Tue Jan 28, 2020 11:39 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Modifiers to Spotting, confusion
Replies: 11
Views: 1135

Re: Modifiers to Spotting, confusion

Hi Dan, The old IABSM v2 FAQ is one of the files that got moved from yahoo to groups.io, it's in the top level files folder. The thoughts of chairman mao doc was on the old toofatlardies-resources group, I have a copy of it but I can't upload it to the new groups.io site since the upload permissions...
by JimLeCat
Tue Jan 28, 2020 10:06 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Modifiers to Spotting, confusion
Replies: 11
Views: 1135

Re: Modifiers to Spotting, confusion

Hi John, To answer your questions in reverse order, there was at least one FAQ for IABSM v2, although I'm not aware of one for v3. Having said that, most of the rules didn't really change between the two versions. There is also 'The Thoughts of Chairman Mao' a compilation of answers given by Rich on...
by JimLeCat
Tue Jan 28, 2020 9:05 am
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Modifiers to Spotting, confusion
Replies: 11
Views: 1135

Re: Modifiers to Spotting, confusion

No, it just means that an unspotted unit in terrain that hasn't moved doesn't put its blind down -so any piece of terrain may contain unspotted troops. If a unit starts firing from a blind it is deployed on the table and is automatically spotted, unless the scenario notes say otherwise, which us whe...
by JimLeCat
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:08 pm
Forum: The Ambassadors Reception:
Topic: Lard Down Under
Replies: 31
Views: 5177

Re: Lard Down Under

Since no one has yet mentioned them, I guess it falls to me to suggest:-

Lard Max
The Lard Warrior
by JimLeCat
Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: Augustus to Aurelian
Topic: How Do I Obtain a Copy of These Rules?
Replies: 10
Views: 4698

Re: How Do I Obtain a Copy of These Rules?

There was indeed an army guide, which came bundled with the rules.

If you want a copy I would ask Rich.

Cheers,
Jim
by JimLeCat
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: JLs?
Replies: 7
Views: 536

Re: JLs?

I don't recall ever playing it or seeing it played any other way than the section wiped out being triggered when the teams are wiped out. The JL gets his own rolls...
by JimLeCat
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: I Ain’t Been Shot Mum
Topic: Minimum Game Deck
Replies: 1
Views: 319

Re: Minimum Game Deck

Yes, indeed you can.

Cheers,
Jim