I should preface this post by saying that I don’t intend this as a review of ” Battlegroup Overlord” and the rules. That is because, having only. Rating: Battlegroup Overlord (BO) is the much anticipated second campaign volume to the Battlegroup Kursk WWII rules that were released last. Free forum: Forum for the discussion of Battlegroup Wargame Rules plus battle reports and pictures of your armies. Battlegroup Overlord Questions.

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Forum Tools Forum Battlegeoup Search. Artillery is limited by both spotters and the activations you have. If you do get into the ruleset I would suggest looking at plastic soldier company for vehicles. Second blood to the Sherman. Create a free website or blog at WordPress.

German Panzergrenadier Kampfgruppe Von Strom: It is time yet again to upgrade your gaming experience. You may want to try my beta campaign system on The Guild Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Battleggoup for the recommendation. A grenadier squad moves through the woods onto the dirt track in an attempt to secure the majors exposed right and keep US infantry penned in on the hill. Oveglord 57mm AT Gun with jeep tow. Full tracking of what you have read so you can skip to your first unread post, easily see what has changed since you last logged in, and easily see what is new at a glance.

This War without an Enemy Bqttlegroup of my mostly solo tabletop wargames. The Panzer IV moves up to the hedgerow to engage the Shermans advancing on ovrrlord while oferlord rest of the infantry advance to link up with the recon units. But yes, most certainly more game than simulation, as is the intention, but one that has period feel. Indeed battlebroup can be a dreadfully intimidating task to begin. First we see Easy Co. This book is an expansion to the original Battlegroup Kursk book, and so does not contain the main Battlegroup rules — it only has specific new rules pertaining to the particular campaign, such as rules for landing craft, amphibious assaults, beach obstacles and bocage.


On a very luck roll of a 6, the high velocity gun connects with a Sherman, who has little hope of bouncing the AP shell. You are commenting using your WordPress. Sadly the Paras are just too far outclassed against the Panzertruppen, an armoured car with a nasty auto cannon, and the resupplied Panzer IV.

The battle at the hedge field intensifies. The Sherman which destroyed the Tiger drove past it to rain H. You are commenting using your WordPress. The use of contemporary photographs and shots of excellently painted miniatures serve to inspire, and the overall level of information is useful ovdrlord anyone interested in gaming the period.

This guy is getting a medal. I have posted a report on our game on the club blog, so check it out to find out how the game played. My Favorite Abbey Quad.

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Paratroopers arrive with a Sherman platoon and a 57mm anti-tank gun towed by a jeep. Seeing the fate of their two squad mates, the last Sherman crew decides enough is enough and abandons their vehicle. Yep that’s the one were using. Being Recce Screen, I’ve decided to go with some decent Aufklarungs units, hoping to nab objectives early and out scout the Amis. Also if you are used to playing 28mm and a particular 28mm sci if game at that your wallet is actually going to love me!

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Except this gave the M10 Wolverine the chance to slip around and ovverlord a side shot on the Panther — he spotted, hit and penetrated, so down went the Panther. Leave a Reply Cancel reply. Double 6’s on rolls to hit. The overview of the D-Day landing themselves covers 21 pages in total and includes a full timeline for June 6 th from the start of the airborne landings to the end of the day across all five beaches, 16 pages in all.


Each section has 4 scenarios. Beneath him, the Sherman platoon is advancing in the open on the Panzer IV. Open Fire box is a good place to start. So I am in the market for looking at other games for WWII Company battles and have been happy to try out the Battlegroup rules, and I find myself in the same batt,egroup with some but not all boxes ticked and liking these rules for different reasons.

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We are all away drinking eggnog and eating mince pies. I would rather have had a those pages replaced overlorrd articles on painting vehicles and making bocage terrain although these too are catered for fairly widely. This War without an Enemy.

By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Fall of the Reich… Sgt Steiner on Battlegroup: Michael April 23, at The worried tank platoon CO quickly silences the scouts with a few HE shells into the buildings they are spotting from. Your Tigers are like mine is battlgroup the paper variety!