- 31/07/2017 at 01:07 #68873piers brandParticipant
Well that was certainly one of the best, and also most hard fought games of Battlegroup we’ve ever done…
US forces outnumbered the Germans more than 2 to 1 in men, tanks and support… and they managed to hold us thanks to clever use of the terrain… and God awful US artillery support. I don’t think I’ve ever rolled so bad…
An initial defence by only five German units held the US initial attacks and then the German second line pushed back and even managed to counter-attack for a while on both flanks till one turn eventually went the US way and managed to punch through.
Huge US losses compared to the Germans so a very costly victory and at best a minor one… Certainly the Germans provided a very tenacious and hardy defence that was akin to bearing your head against a wall for a time…
They just didn’t want to give up Metz…
…and big thanks to Diego who popped by from Argentina to Ireland for a game. 😀
31/07/2017 at 01:41 #68874kyoteblueParticipant
Wow, what a table !!!31/07/2017 at 07:04 #68882Steve JohnsonParticipant
Yep, pretty damned spectacular. And well done Diego for (probably) the longest trip to attend a game.31/07/2017 at 13:16 #68913ThuseldParticipant31/07/2017 at 15:56 #68925Darkest Star GamesParticipant
Brilliant sounding and looking game!
What’s the source of those buildings? Lovely weathering, just incredible! Peeling paint on window jambs even, wow! And that turbine looking thing is pretty cool too.
And what is that green colored item in the bottom pix? Is that a motorcycle and side car? Just scenery?
"I saw this in a cartoon once, but I'm pretty sure I can do it..."31/07/2017 at 15:56 #68926Darkest Star GamesParticipant
Ah, just realized some of those buildings are printed card!
"I saw this in a cartoon once, but I'm pretty sure I can do it..."31/08/2017 at 21:10 #70782duc de limbourgParticipant
What a great looking table; just wow!
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