KV-1 Stat card
General Di Caro last edited by
The KV-1 stat card lists the unit as “1942”.
Then in the flavor text, it mentions an episode in 1941 when a KV-1 survived over 100 direct hits by German tank shells.
From what I have read, the KV-1 was used in abundance by the Soviets in 1941. I think the stat card year listing is a misprint.
there are all sorts of things like that for one the MG-42 says it came out in 42 when i know for a fact that it came out in 41.
The year 1942 was probably used for game balance.
its possible, the powers that be did make some changes to units that dont make sence other than the fact that it levels game play.
DFlynSqrl last edited by
It might be that they consider them to have been a “common” element in the Russian Army. Maybe in 1941 they were around but not in full circulation to all Russian Divisions. I honestly don’t know, I’m just suggesting this as a possible reason.
Another interesting tid-bit like this is that the Tiger-I card states that the Tigers would routinely destroy T-34’s from 1000 yards with one hit.
T-34 has 5 armor. The Tiger-I at long range rolls 12 dice. 10 out of 12 is not exactly routine.
But I’m no WWII historian so maybe there are other T-34’s that are weaker than the ones in the base set.
thats my point, things like that all over the place. the MG-42 should be so much more powerfull than the other MG’s. the panzer IV’s should not be able to be distroyed by a sherman head on. I could go on for awhile, but i wont, i shall spare you…
…the type 92 MG didnt appear until 42, not 39. do you really think that the Japenese had better firepower than the Germans!!! ok now i am really done, i need a nap. :x