• RE: Global 1940 Basic Expansion

    @the-captain need to add Volkstrum in the same vein as Soviet conscripts due to balancing issues. They would presumably be triggered by loss of certain areas of the Reich, or a IPC level decline. same stats as Soviet conscripts

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    @kilroynothere Tried my best with a bold move against Normandy but failed miserably 🙂

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    TripleA Turn Summary: French round 1

    TripleA Turn Summary for game: Young Grasshoppers Tournament Edition, version: 1.0.4

    Game History

    Round: 1
    
        Combat Move - French
            1 infantry moved from French West Africa to French Central Africa
            1 infantry moved from Algeria to Morocco
            1 destroyer moved from 72 Sea Zone to 81 Sea Zone
            1 infantry moved from Syria to Trans-Jordan
            1 fighter moved from United Kingdom to Normandy Bordeaux
            1 artillery moved from Southern France to Normandy Bordeaux
            1 infantry moved from Southern France to Normandy Bordeaux
    
        Combat - French
            Battle in Normandy Bordeaux
                French attack with 1 artillery, 1 fighter and 1 infantry
                Germans defend with 1 armour, 1 artillery, 1 factory_minor, 1 harbour and 1 mech_infantry
                    French roll dice for 1 artillery, 1 fighter and 1 infantry in Normandy Bordeaux, round 2 : 0/3 hits, 1,17 expected hits
                    Germans roll dice for 1 armour, 1 artillery and 1 mech_infantry in Normandy Bordeaux, round 2 : 2/3 hits, 1,17 expected hits
                    1 infantry owned by the French and 1 artillery owned by the French lost in Normandy Bordeaux
                1 fighter owned by the French retreated
                Germans win with 1 armour, 1 artillery and 1 mech_infantry remaining. Battle score for attacker is -7
                Casualties for French: 1 artillery and 1 infantry
    
        Non Combat Move - French
            1 fighter moved from Normandy Bordeaux to United Kingdom
    
        Turn Complete - French
    

    Combat Hit Differential Summary :

    French regular : -1,17
    Germans regular : 0,83
    

    Savegame

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    TripleA Turn Summary: Americans round 1

    TripleA Turn Summary for game: Young Grasshoppers Tournament Edition, version: 1.0.4

    Game History

    Round: 1
    
        Purchase Units - Americans
            Americans buy 1 destroyer, 3 infantry and 5 transports; Remaining resources: 0 PUs; 
    
        Combat Move - Americans
            1 armour, 1 infantry and 3 mech_infantrys moved from Central United States to Eastern United States
            2 infantry moved from Western United States to Central United States
            1 bomber moved from Central United States to Hawaiian Islands
    
        Non Combat Move - Americans
            1 fighter moved from Philippines to Guam
            1 destroyer and 1 submarine moved from 35 Sea Zone to 17 Sea Zone
            1 battleship, 1 carrier, 1 cruiser, 1 destroyer, 1 fighter and 1 tactical_bomber moved from 10 Sea Zone to 26 Sea Zone
            1 artillery moved from Western United States to 10 Sea Zone
            1 artillery and 1 transport moved from 10 Sea Zone to 26 Sea Zone
            1 transport moved from 26 Sea Zone to 10 Sea Zone
            1 fighter moved from Western United States to Hawaiian Islands
            1 artillery moved from 26 Sea Zone to Hawaiian Islands
    
        Place Units - Americans
            3 transports placed in 101 Sea Zone
            1 destroyer and 1 transport placed in 101 Sea Zone
            1 infantry placed in Eastern United States
            2 infantry placed in Western United States
            1 transport placed in 10 Sea Zone
    
        Turn Complete - Americans
            Americans collect 52 PUs; end with 52 PUs
    

    Combat Hit Differential Summary :

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    TripleA Turn Summary: Americans round 1

    TripleA Turn Summary for game: Young Grasshoppers Tournament Edition, version: 1.0.4

    Game History

    Round: 1
    
        Purchase Units - Americans
            Americans buy 1 destroyer, 3 infantry and 5 transports; Remaining resources: 0 PUs; 
    
        Combat Move - Americans
            1 armour, 1 infantry and 3 mech_infantrys moved from Central United States to Eastern United States
            2 infantry moved from Western United States to Central United States
            1 bomber moved from Central United States to Hawaiian Islands
    
        Non Combat Move - Americans
            1 fighter moved from Philippines to Guam
            1 destroyer and 1 submarine moved from 35 Sea Zone to 17 Sea Zone
            1 battleship, 1 carrier, 1 cruiser, 1 destroyer, 1 fighter and 1 tactical_bomber moved from 10 Sea Zone to 26 Sea Zone
            1 artillery moved from Western United States to 10 Sea Zone
            1 artillery and 1 transport moved from 10 Sea Zone to 26 Sea Zone
            1 transport moved from 26 Sea Zone to 10 Sea Zone
            1 fighter moved from Western United States to Hawaiian Islands
            1 artillery moved from 26 Sea Zone to Hawaiian Islands
    
        Place Units - Americans
            3 transports placed in 101 Sea Zone
            1 destroyer and 1 transport placed in 101 Sea Zone
            1 infantry placed in Eastern United States
            2 infantry placed in Western United States
            1 transport placed in 10 Sea Zone
    
        Turn Complete - Americans
            Americans collect 52 PUs; end with 52 PUs
    

    Combat Hit Differential Summary :

    Savegame

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    TripleA Turn Summary: Russians round 1

    TripleA Turn Summary for game: Young Grasshoppers Tournament Edition, version: 1.0.4

    Game History

    Round: 1
    
        Purchase Units - Russians
            Russians buy 1 armour, 1 artillery, 4 infantry, 1 mech_infantry and 1 tactical_bomber; Remaining resources: 0 PUs; 
    
        Politics - Russians
            Russians takes Political Action: Political Action Russians To War With Japanese
                Russians succeeds on action: Political Action Russians To War With Japanese: Changing Relationship for Japanese and Russians from Neutrality to War
                Russians succeeds on action: Political Action Russians To War With Japanese: Changing Relationship for Russians and Chinese from Neutrality to Allied
                Russians succeeds on action: Political Action Russians To War With Japanese: Changing Relationship for Russians and Dutch from Neutrality to Friendly
                Russians succeeds on action: Political Action Russians To War With Japanese: Changing Relationship for Russians and UK_Pacific from Neutrality to Allied
    
        Combat Move - Russians
            1 artillery moved from Russia to Bryansk
            1 infantry moved from Russia to Bryansk
            1 armour and 1 mech_infantry moved from Volgograd to Sikang
            2 infantry moved from Karelia to Novgorod
            3 infantry moved from Vyborg to Novgorod
            1 cruiser moved from 115 Sea Zone to 114 Sea Zone
            1 submarine moved from 127 Sea Zone to 125 Sea Zone
            3 infantry moved from Baltic States to Belarus
            2 infantry moved from Eastern Poland to Belarus
            1 infantry moved from Archangel to Belarus
            1 infantry moved from Bessarabia to Western Ukraine
            1 infantry moved from Bessarabia to Western Ukraine
            3 infantry moved from Ukraine to Western Ukraine
            1 mech_infantry moved from Russia to Bryansk
            1 armour moved from Russia to Bryansk
            6 infantry moved from Amur to Buryatia
            6 infantry moved from Sakha to Buryatia
            6 infantry moved from Buryatia to Yakut S.S.R.
            1 tactical_bomber moved from Russia to Novgorod
            1 fighter moved from Russia to Novgorod
            1 infantry moved from Caucasus to Rostov
            1 infantry moved from Caucasus to Kazakhstan
    
        Non Combat Move - Russians
            2 aaGuns moved from Sakha to Buryatia
            1 aaGun moved from Russia to Bryansk
            1 aaGun moved from Russia to Samara
    
        Place Units - Russians
            1 tactical_bomber placed in Russia
            1 armour, 1 artillery and 1 mech_infantry placed in Ukraine
            3 infantry placed in Novgorod
            1 infantry placed in Russia
    
        Turn Complete - Russians
            Russians collect 37 PUs; end with 37 PUs
    

    Combat Hit Differential Summary :

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    TripleA Turn Summary: Chinese round 1

    TripleA Turn Summary for game: Young Grasshoppers Tournament Edition, version: 1.0.4

    Game History

    Round: 1
    
        Purchase Units - Chinese
            Trigger Chinese Loses Burma Road: Chinese has their production frontier changed to: productionChinese_Burma_Road_Closed
            Chinese buy 4 infantry; Remaining resources: 0 PUs; 
    
        Combat Move - Chinese
            Turning on Edit Mode
            EDIT: Adding units owned by British to Malta: 1 fighter
            EDIT: Turning off Edit Mode
            1 infantry moved from Shensi to Szechwan
            2 infantry moved from Suiyuyan to Shensi
            2 infantry moved from Kweichow to Yunnan
            1 fighter moved from Szechwan to Yunnan
            1 infantry moved from Szechwan to Yunnan
    
        Combat - Chinese
            Battle in Yunnan
                Chinese attack with 1 fighter and 3 infantry
                Japanese defend with 1 artillery
                    Chinese roll dice for 1 fighter and 3 infantry in Yunnan, round 2 : 1/4 hits, 1,00 expected hits
                    Japanese roll dice for 1 artillery in Yunnan, round 2 : 0/1 hits, 0,33 expected hits
                    1 artillery owned by the Japanese lost in Yunnan
                Chinese win, taking Yunnan from Japanese with 1 fighter and 3 infantry remaining. Battle score for attacker is 4
                Casualties for Japanese: 1 artillery
    
        Non Combat Move - Chinese
            1 fighter moved from Yunnan to Szechwan
    
        Place Units - Chinese
            4 infantry placed in Szechwan
    
        Turn Complete - Chinese
            Chinese collect 9 PUs; end with 9 PUs
            Objective Chinese 1 Burma Road: Chinese met a national objective for an additional 6 PUs; end with 15 PUs
    

    Combat Hit Differential Summary :

    Chinese regular : 0,00
    Japanese regular : -0,33
    

    Savegame

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    @kilroynothere Yes you are absolutely right. WIll edit the fighter to Malta.

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    @kilroynothere slight advantage for me in the battle of Taranto. But the free fighter and destroyer are a real treat 🙂

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  • RE: Robson (X) vs Kilroynothere (A) G40 YGTE - game2 revenge of the dice gods

    TripleA Turn Summary: British round 1

    TripleA Turn Summary for game: Young Grasshoppers Tournament Edition, version: 1.0.4

    Game History

    Round: 1
    
        Purchase Units - British
            British buy 7 infantry and 1 transport; Remaining resources: 0 PUs; 
    
        Combat Move - British
            1 artillery moved from Alexandria to 98 Sea Zone
            1 infantry moved from Alexandria to 98 Sea Zone
            1 artillery, 1 infantry and 1 transport moved from 98 Sea Zone to 76 Sea Zone
            1 artillery moved from 76 Sea Zone to Ethiopia
            1 infantry moved from 76 Sea Zone to Ethiopia
            1 infantry moved from Anglo Egyptian Sudan to Ethiopia
            1 mech_infantry moved from Egypt to Ethiopia
            1 armour moved from Alexandria to Egypt
            1 bomber moved from United Kingdom to 97 Sea Zone
            1 fighter moved from Malta to 97 Sea Zone
            1 carrier, 1 cruiser, 1 destroyer and 1 tactical_bomber moved from 98 Sea Zone to 97 Sea Zone
            1 fighter moved from Gibraltar to 97 Sea Zone
            1 destroyer moved from 71 Sea Zone to 76 Sea Zone
            1 artillery moved from Ontario to Quebec
            1 infantry moved from Ontario to Quebec
            1 fighter moved from United Kingdom to 97 Sea Zone
            1 transport moved from 109 Sea Zone to 106 Sea Zone
            1 destroyer moved from 109 Sea Zone to 106 Sea Zone
    
        Combat - British
            Italians scrambles 3 units out of Southern Italy to defend against the attack in 97 Sea Zone
            Battle in Ethiopia
                British attack with 1 artillery, 2 infantry and 1 mech_infantry
                Italians defend with 1 artillery and 2 infantry
                    British roll dice for 1 artillery, 2 infantry and 1 mech_infantry in Ethiopia, round 2 : 2/4 hits, 1,00 expected hits
                    Italians roll dice for 1 artillery and 2 infantry in Ethiopia, round 2 : 0/3 hits, 1,00 expected hits
                    2 infantry owned by the Italians lost in Ethiopia
                    British roll dice for 1 artillery, 2 infantry and 1 mech_infantry in Ethiopia, round 3 : 3/4 hits, 1,00 expected hits
                    Italians roll dice for 1 artillery in Ethiopia, round 3 : 1/1 hits, 0,33 expected hits
                    1 artillery owned by the Italians and 1 infantry owned by the British lost in Ethiopia
                British win, taking Ethiopia from Italians with 1 artillery, 1 infantry and 1 mech_infantry remaining. Battle score for attacker is 7
                Casualties for Italians: 1 artillery and 2 infantry
                Casualties for British: 1 infantry
            Battle in 97 Sea Zone
                British attack with 1 bomber, 1 carrier, 1 cruiser, 1 destroyer, 3 fighters and 1 tactical_bomber
                Germans defend with 1 fighter; Italians defend with 1 battleship, 1 cruiser, 2 fighters and 1 transport
                    British roll dice for 1 bomber, 1 carrier, 1 cruiser, 1 destroyer, 3 fighters and 1 tactical_bomber in 97 Sea Zone, round 2 : 2/7 hits, 3,67 expected hits
                Units damaged: 1 battleship owned by the Italians
                    Italians roll dice for 1 battleship, 1 cruiser, 3 fighters and 1 transport in 97 Sea Zone, round 2 : 4/5 hits, 3,17 expected hits
                    1 destroyer owned by the British, 1 cruiser owned by the Italians, 1 cruiser owned by the British and 1 carrier owned by the British lost in 97 Sea Zone
                    British roll dice for 1 bomber, 3 fighters and 1 tactical_bomber in 97 Sea Zone, round 3 : 3/5 hits, 2,83 expected hits
                    Italians roll dice for 1 battleship, 3 fighters and 1 transport in 97 Sea Zone, round 3 : 2/4 hits, 2,67 expected hits
                    1 fighter owned by the Germans, 1 fighter owned by the Italians, 1 battleship owned by the Italians and 2 fighters owned by the British lost in 97 Sea Zone
                    British roll dice for 1 bomber, 1 fighter and 1 tactical_bomber in 97 Sea Zone, round 4 : 1/3 hits, 1,83 expected hits
                    Italians roll dice for 1 fighter and 1 transport in 97 Sea Zone, round 4 : 0/1 hits, 0,67 expected hits
                    1 fighter owned by the Italians lost in 97 Sea Zone
                    1 transport owned by the Italians lost in 97 Sea Zone
                British win with 1 bomber, 1 fighter and 1 tactical_bomber remaining. Battle score for attacker is 13
                Casualties for British: 1 carrier, 1 cruiser, 1 destroyer and 2 fighters
                Casualties for Italians: 1 battleship, 1 cruiser, 2 fighters and 1 transport
                Casualties for Germans: 1 fighter
    
        Non Combat Move - British
            1 fighter could not land in 97 Sea Zone and was removed
            1 bomber and 1 tactical_bomber moved from 97 Sea Zone to Malta
    
        Place Units - British
            1 transport placed in 71 Sea Zone
            7 infantry placed in United Kingdom
    
        Turn Complete - British
            British collect 29 PUs; end with 29 PUs
            Objective British Colonies: British met a national objective for an additional 5 PUs; end with 34 PUs
            Objective British Commonwealth: British met a national objective for an additional 5 PUs; end with 39 PUs
    

    Combat Hit Differential Summary :

    Italians regular : -0,83
    British regular : 0,67
    

    Savegame

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