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012 Breaking the Line

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Victory Results:
 100 %
Record a victory for ALLIES ARMY  0 %
Total plays 1 - Last reported by JVHillegas-Elting on 2021-12-17 16:13:59

German delaying actions across the whole of Italy stubbornly slowed the 5th and 8th Army advances (luring late October and early November of 1943.
Rain drenched the soldiers of the U.S. 36th Infantry Division as they moved through the night to re-enter the line near Mignano, where Highway 6 and a main railway cut through a narrow pass into the Liri Valley running north toward Rome.

 

  American German
Division 1

5 Squad Bases
- 12 Regular Infantry
- 2 Officers
- 2 Machine Gun Crews
- 1 Mortar Crew

2x Medic

3 Squad Bases
- 7 Regular Infantry
- 1 Officer
- 2 Machine Gun Crews

1x Engineer

Division 2

5 Squad Bases
- 9 Regular Infantry
- 6 Elite Infantry
- 1 Officer
- 2 Machine Gun Crews

2x Medic

3 Squad Bases
- 7 Regular Infantry
- 1 Officer
- 2 Mortar Crews

1x Engineer

Strategy Decks Command 1 Morale 1
Starting Strategy Cards 3 3
Operations Cards - -
Deployment Zone Any of the hexes with a green border. Any of the hexes on maps 3A and 11A
Starting Initiative   Initiative Token
Objective At the end of any game round, the Americans win the game if they control the Victory Objective Marker. The Germans win if the Americans are unable to fulfill their objective by the end of game round 6.
Rounds 6
Actions per turn 3 3
Reinforcements - -
Special Rules The "Major Offensive" card from the Command I deck provides 3 additional actions (instead of 4) Remove both of the "Take Down the Beast" cards from the Morale I deck.
Terrain The stream is Shallow

 

Tags: American Army, German Army, Complexity: Low, Rounds, Boards, Year: 1943, Version: NW

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alecrespi replied the topic: #703 10 months 1 week ago
Posting here some comments found online.
boardgamegeek.com/geeklist/43192/tide-ir...yer-comments-balance
  • Easy intro scenario without vehicles. A good engineer German player will probably win.
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alecrespi replied the topic: #649 11 months 1 week ago

Why are there three instances of the "Breaking the Line" scenario--#s 012, 051, and 079?
I presume the problem is the same as
www.commandsandcolors.net/tideofiron/for...-of-command.html#648
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JVHillegas-Elting replied the topic: #642 11 months 1 week ago
Why are there three instances of the "Breaking the Line" scenario--#s 012, 051, and 079?

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