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by john de terre neuve
Wed Sep 25, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Mortar barrage against buildings
Replies: 11
Views: 914

Re: Mortar barrage against buildings

Interesting read, but sad as the weapon appears to be frequently used against civilians in their case studies.
by john de terre neuve
Tue Sep 24, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Pre Game Sequence
Replies: 32
Views: 2151

Re: Pre Game Sequence

In respect to 1940 Order of Play: Steve McG first said: [Post 1940 Handbook Game Start Order 1. Place Patrol Markers and make free moves, if any 2. Dice for Force Morale 3. Dice for and select supports. Note: specific to ‘Blitzkrieg 1940: STUKA ATTACKS RESOLVED 4. Play Patrol Phase 5. Place JOP's 6....
by john de terre neuve
Mon Sep 23, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Pickett's Charge
Topic: Developing a Campaign for Pickett's Charge
Replies: 3
Views: 475

Developing a Campaign for Pickett's Charge

Been playing around with a campaign system for Pickett's Charge. Hoping to give the post-battle process a test soon. More at https://fuentesdeonoro.blogspot.com/201 ... cided.html

John
by john de terre neuve
Mon Sep 23, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Mortar barrage against buildings
Replies: 11
Views: 914

Re: Mortar barrage against buildings

We play a lot of off-table mortars (usually much to my detriment). We always dice for teams not sections (4d6 decreasing cover by 1, hitting on 5 or 6), so the whole issue of collapsed buildings has not come up. Not withstanding, I agree with Archdukek that the rule for collapsing buidings 10.3.6 is...
by john de terre neuve
Mon Sep 23, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: General d'Armee
Topic: GdA in 2mm
Replies: 2
Views: 445

Re: GdA in 2mm

Very interesting post Curt. It was amazing how quickly you could put together such an interesting looking force.

John

ps and welcome to the forum
by john de terre neuve
Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:36 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: New Player Questions
Replies: 5
Views: 415

Re: New Player Questions

I agree with TT, in respect to 4:

My understanding is that you can not go on Overwatch and move.

John
by john de terre neuve
Sat Sep 14, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Finnish Army 1944 army list
Replies: 2
Views: 366

Re: Finnish Army 1944 army list

Nice job, I made some comments on FB
by john de terre neuve
Fri Sep 13, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Pre Game Sequence
Replies: 32
Views: 2151

Re: Pre Game Sequence

Seret: If the German player wants to Stuka the board up, do that before the patrol phase, play the patrol phase as normal, then make your support picks like normal. This was my reasoning. The Stuka bombardment does two things: destroys buildings and causes shock on deploying enemy troops. It is exp...
by john de terre neuve
Fri Sep 13, 2019 3:03 am
Forum: Chain of Command
Topic: Pre Game Sequence
Replies: 32
Views: 2151

Re: Pre Game Sequence

Since I was the original poster, I will make a comment and indeed the intiial seqeunce is correct. I subsequently wrote another sequence specifically for the 1940 Handbook and is as follows: Game Setup Order 1940 Play Stuka Bombardment if any Place Patrol Markers and make free moves, if any Dice for...