Bunnies P. Wrath has written this guide for intermediate to advanced players of the Spring 1942 edition of Axis and Allies, released in 2009.
This guide includes the basic strategies for Axis and Allies in 1942, along with separate advice for every nation, and some common openings.
In this article Christopher Yorke tells us how to engage with Axis & Allies as a game in the fullest way possible via the conduct combat phase.
In this article Christopher Yorke teaches us that the dice speak and to keep a good poker face during the conduct combat phase.
Check out this great guide written by Christopher Yorke on selecting casualties during your Axis & Allies games.
In this final article of this series, Bunnies goes on to define strategy as it applies to Axis and Allies Spring 1942.
In this article, Bunnies defines then describes tactics as they apply to Axis and Allies Spring 1942.
In this article, Bunnies writes about common mistakes players make when thinking about probability as it applies to Axis and Allies Spring 1942.
In this article, Bunnies writes about how combat results can be evaluated as a nice neat number, but cautions the reader that there’s a lot more to understanding gameplay than looking at such numbers.
Part 1 of this series on A&A Spring 1942 focus unit properties. In subsequent articles, we will move on to calculation methods for assessing combat results, comments on probability, tactics, then strategy.
This article will cover the following topics:
I. Steps for Assessing Risk
II. Approximation Methods for Large Battles
III. Assessing Utility Gain (IPC Loss and Gain)
IV. Calculation Methods for Small Battles
V. Other Utility Gain Calculations
VI. Assessing the Board Situation
VII. Long-Term Goals
While I admit I do not follow all nine steps myself, I will also admit
that nearly every game I have ever lost of Axis and Allies, Axis and
Allies Revised, Axis and Allies Revised enhanced and the other flavors
of Axis and Allies has been because I have failed to abide by the nine
laws of warfare listed below.