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by TWR
27 Apr 2018, 22:25
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Cold War Gaming
Replies: 4
Views: 3195

Re: Cold War Gaming

Another Cold War encounter this time a Soviet Deliberate Attack on a weak West German brigade position. Massing elements from two understrength Motor Rifle Regiments the Soviets attacked the German right. Massed formations moved forward supported by Hind helicopter gunships and supported by massed a...
by TWR
21 Apr 2018, 06:48
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Cold War Gaming
Replies: 4
Views: 3195

Cold War Gaming

For those interested here are a couple of photos of last night’s Modern Spearhead game. This time an encounter between West Germans and elements of a Soviet Tank Regiment well supported by artillery, helicopters and fixed wing aircraft. The main action occurred between a West German Panzer Battalion...
by TWR
20 Mar 2018, 08:46
Forum: Late 20th Century
Topic: Any other Modern gamers ?
Replies: 64
Views: 21597

Re: Any other Modern gamers ?

Cold War and Arab-Israeli Wars for me, all in 6mm using Modern Spearhead. A few of my games are illustrated here:
https://modernspearhead.wordpress.com

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by TWR
20 Mar 2018, 08:37
Forum: World War 2
Topic: The BEF comes through ..
Replies: 3
Views: 1583

Re: The BEF comes through ..

Yes, another excellent game. I’m not so organised as Robin so haven’t completed a report. However here are a couple of photos. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DYcc9smVQAA2vn3?format=jpg&name=large Above one of the Panzer Battalions moves forward assisted by a schutzen battalion. The infantry on the righ...
by TWR
04 Feb 2018, 03:02
Forum: World War 2
Topic: France 1940 AAR - A Spearhead Game
Replies: 4
Views: 1901

Re: France 1940 AAR - A Spearhead Game

Robin, I feel, is being overly harsh on his performance and planning. His artillery let him down and if his counter-battery fire had been on time the result would have been very different. As it was my artillery fires were few as I know he tends to have his big guns on call. Below, another photo of ...
by TWR
13 Jan 2018, 21:19
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Spearhead on the Ostfront
Replies: 4
Views: 1796

Re: Spearhead on the Ostfront

A short report of our final Ostfront encounter, part of a short series of games played while our son visited over Christmas.
https://ww2spearhead.wordpress.com/2018 ... iy-rudnik/
by TWR
12 Jan 2018, 20:00
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Spearhead on the Ostfront
Replies: 4
Views: 1796

Re: Spearhead on the Ostfront

Robin, I look forward to hearing how your game plays out. Andrew, thanks for your comments here and on the blog itself. It can be challenging writing a report. My aim is to illustrate the key messages in the game and some of the planning considerations/challenges. Posting a link here seemed a useful...
by TWR
12 Jan 2018, 01:00
Forum: World War 2
Topic: Spearhead on the Ostfront
Replies: 4
Views: 1796

Spearhead on the Ostfront

Hi, Managed a little gaming over the Christmas break and as a result posted a couple of reports on my blog of two of our Spearhead games. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DSqtqBXU8AAMhAf?format=jpg&name=large The first report is here: https://ww2spearhead.wordpress.com/2018/01/02/the-glorious-7th-panzer/...