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by Turf77
Mon Mar 03, 2014 2:52 pm
Forum: Talk to Larry
Topic: What is sad to see
Replies: 13
Views: 7566

Re: What is sad to see

Dare I suggest that Chess has been more extensively playtested than Axis and Allies 1914? There are a few variations of chess that are accepted by some people, but scorned by others. For example - Death Chess. You attempt to get all of your pieces destroyed before your opponent's. Any piece that ca...
by Turf77
Thu Feb 27, 2014 12:22 pm
Forum: Talk to Larry
Topic: What is sad to see
Replies: 13
Views: 7566

Re: What is sad to see

I understand the OP and the palpable frustration embedded in it. I have played with folks who want to "fine-tune" certain aspects of the game in order to try something new, or to give their personal strategy a leg up. I have long since discarded any emotion when discussing the rule "tweaks" that peo...
by Turf77
Tue Feb 25, 2014 5:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A&A in BC's Fraser Valley?
Replies: 0
Views: 12075

A&A in BC's Fraser Valley?

Just throwing this out there - are there any A&A players in the Fraser Valley (Abbotsford/Mission/Chilliwack) who just like to play the game without getting too upset at those stupid dice? It is, after all, just a game. :D I'd much rather lose a game to people who are pleasant, than to beat someone ...
by Turf77
Thu Feb 13, 2014 1:07 pm
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: battleships - roll 2 dice?
Replies: 2
Views: 4072

Re: battleships - roll 2 dice?

I absolutely agree with the above statement, and BB's were fairly obsolete in WW2, except for one thing... I'm not a huge fan of rule changes for units, but I also don't like having units that no one ever buys, i.e. battleships. So we give BB's 2 dice on shore bombardment only. Another option is for...