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Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Preview 5: The Rules Part 2

Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Preview 5: The Rules Part 2

In the last rules article, we reviewed some of the new rules for Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 and this article will conclude going over the new rules. This article will cover the following topics: the rules for the declaration of war, China, Convoys, strategic bombing with escorts, and national objectives.

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Japan Carrier, Tactical Bomber, and Fighter

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Japan Carrier, Tactical Bomber, and Fighter

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 USA Carrier, Tactical Bomber, and Fighter

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 USA Carrier, Tactical Bomber, and Fighter

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Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Preview 4: The Map

Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Preview 4: The Map

The preview for today is simply a high resolution photo of the map of Axis & Allies Pacific 1940. View this article to see the full sized image.

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Map

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Map

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Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Preview 3: The Rules Part 1

Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Preview 3: The Rules Part 1

In this preview of Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 I will go over some of the changes and unique rules of this game. This new edition of rules includes new units, such as mechanized infantry and tactical bombers, naval bases, air bases, new strategic bombing rules, kamikaze, convoys, major and minor industrial complexes, new unit prices, scrambling air units, national objectives, new China rules, and declarations of war. There is a lot to absorb and many rules that can be easily overlooked.

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Image: Axis and Allies Pacific 1940: Mobilization Zone on the Map

Image: Axis and Allies Pacific 1940: Mobilization Zone on the Map

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Image: Axis and Allies Pacific 1940: Game in progress

Image: Axis and Allies Pacific 1940: Game in progress

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Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Preview 2: Units and Setup for USA, ANZAC, UK, and China

Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 Preview 2: Units and Setup for USA, ANZAC, UK, and China

Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 (release date: December 15, 2009) will include 5 countries to be played by 4 players. The countries are Japan, USA, China, ANZAC (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps), and UK. In the last preview we saw the setup and units for Japan. For this preview, we shall provide photos of the remaining units and setup card/boxes. This preview has 15 photos in total. Again, click on the image to see the larger, original version.

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 China Setup

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 China Setup

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 China Land

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 China Land

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 UK Setup

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 UK Setup

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 UK Sea

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 UK Sea

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 UK Air

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 UK Air

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 UK Land

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 UK Land

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 ANZAC Setup

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 ANZAC Setup

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 ANZAC Sea

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 ANZAC Sea

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 ANZAC Air

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 ANZAC Air

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 ANZAC Land

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 ANZAC Land

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Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 USA Setup

Image: Axis & Allies Pacific 1940 USA Setup

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