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by timerover51
Wed Aug 23, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: WAR ROOM
Topic: Have a Look at WAR ROOM
Replies: 41
Views: 2921

Re: Have a Look at WAR ROOM

Get a 3D printer and print all of the miniatures yourself. Were you addressing me? I have over a dozen different Axis and Allies games, including one Milton-Brady in the original shrink wrap and one Anniversary edition still in the shipping box. I do not suffer from a lack of A&A pieces. My questio...
by timerover51
Sat Aug 19, 2017 9:37 pm
Forum: House Rules
Topic: Surface raiders
Replies: 1
Views: 345

Re: Surface raiders

It is an interesting idea, but overstates what a raider could do. Each transport on the board represents a large number of ships, while there simply were not that many merchant raiders in World War 2. Yes, they did some damage, and did discourage independently routed ships, unless fast and well-arme...
by timerover51
Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Putting Supply into the Game
Replies: 2
Views: 117

Re: Putting Supply into the Game

I guess my interest in supply comes from being a U.S. Army supply officer, with time in Alaska. If you really wanted to give the US its actual IPC total, take the rest of the world, and give the US the same amount of IPC. By 1944, we were producing ONE-HALF of the military equipment being produced b...
by timerover51
Fri Aug 18, 2017 4:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Putting Supply into the Game
Replies: 2
Views: 117

Putting Supply into the Game

I need to spend some time working on how to get supply into the game, as I keep coming across material like this is my reading on World War 2. The following quote comes from a report written by the Germans after the war for the US to use in evaluating the Russians. The report is titled Combat in the...
by timerover51
Fri Aug 18, 2017 2:09 am
Forum: WAR ROOM
Topic: Have a Look at WAR ROOM
Replies: 41
Views: 2921

Re: Have a Look at WAR ROOM

In our summer gaming classes, Axis and Allies is still one of the primary games played, but we do have a rule when someone is knocked out, that game ends, a winner is declared, and another game started with the players changed with respect to the countries. We also ran the original version of Pacifi...
by timerover51
Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:00 pm
Forum: Chatterbox
Topic: Xeno Games
Replies: 1
Views: 112

Re: Xeno Games

Their website address changed, but they are still in business.
by timerover51
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:38 pm
Forum: Chatterbox
Topic: Xeno Games
Replies: 1
Views: 112

Xeno Games

Is Xeno Games still around or has someone bought the name to put out kid computer games?
by timerover51
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:36 pm
Forum: Chatterbox
Topic: 3d wooden maps
Replies: 1
Views: 126

Re: 3d wooden maps

The site says that a 24 X 30 of the Great Lakes would run $525. So in theory, a 48 X 90 would run six times that.