Archive for March, 2006

Contested Skies Unit Reviews

Contested Skies Unit Reviews

| March 30, 2006 | 0 Comments

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Veteran SMLE Rifleman – Set III Common
An increased attack against infantry and close assault value compared to the UK SMLE.  The Veteran SMLE is not too bad, and slightly harder to kill because of Steely Resolve. However their cost can quickly add up.  Best used to support your regular infantry. 

 

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Set 1 and 2 Unit Reviews

Set 1 and 2 Unit Reviews

| March 29, 2006 | 0 Comments

This article is a review of each of the units from Axis & Allies Miniatures Base Set and Set II organized by country.

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Image: M4A3 (105) Sherman

Image: M4A3 (105) Sherman

| March 29, 2006 | 0 Comments

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A&A Miniatures: Contested Skies Released!

A&A Miniatures: Contested Skies Released!

| March 29, 2006 | 0 Comments

The long awaited Axis & Allies Miniatures: Contested Skies was finally released last Friday. This exciting new set features airplanes, new rules for the planes, Australian units, leaders for the smaller countries, and more.

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Contested Skies Preview 8

Contested Skies Preview 8

| March 22, 2006 | 0 Comments

Avalon Hill published the latest in their preview of Axis & Allies: Contested Skies, to be released, this Thursday, on March 24, 2006. In this preview we get to see the cards for the miniatures featured last week: Jagdpanzer IV/48 and Messerschmitt Bf109E. The Jagdpanzer has some interesting abilities but still seems to suffer the problem of the slightly overpriced German units.

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Grossdeutschland Campaign Pt. 2

Grossdeutschland Campaign Pt. 2

| March 20, 2006 | 0 Comments

Avalon Hill has just published the latest of their campaign scenarios for Axis & Allies Miniatures: Grossdeutschland Campaign Pt. 2: The Road to Dunkirk.

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Image: War at Sea

Image: War at Sea

| March 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

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Axis & Allies Naval Miniatures: War at Sea

Axis & Allies Naval Miniatures: War at Sea

| March 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

It looks like we are in for some more excitement from the world of Axis & Allies Miniatures. Recently a full page ad for a new A&A Minis expansion was found in an Avalon Hill catalog included with the new Rocketville game. The new expansion appears to be a miniatures game, separate from the existing game, that focuses on naval battles. It will have it’s own starter and boosters.

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Contested Skies: Soviet Grenadiers

Contested Skies: Soviet Grenadiers

| March 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

The February Combat Zone for Axis & Allies Miniatures included a promotional figure from the upcoming release of Contested Skies: Soviet Grenadiers. The images to the left are the front and back of the card for this new Soviet unit. Click on the images for a larger preview.

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Contested Skies: Lebel 86M93 Grenadier

Contested Skies: Lebel 86M93 Grenadier

| March 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

The January Combat Zone for Axis & Allies Miniatures included a promotional figure from the upcoming release of Contested Skies: Lebel 86M93 Grenadier. The images to the left are the front and back of the card for this new French unit. Click on the images for a larger preview

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Image: Lebel Grenadier

Image: Lebel Grenadier

| March 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

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Image: Lebel Grenadier

Image: Lebel Grenadier

| March 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

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