Archive for May, 2006

Image: D-Day Preview 8 Stats Cards

Image: D-Day Preview 8 Stats Cards

| May 29, 2006 | 0 Comments

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A&A Miniatures: D-Day Preview 8

A&A Miniatures: D-Day Preview 8

| May 29, 2006 | 0 Comments

The latest preview for Axis & Allies Miniatures: D-Day has arrived. This week we get a preview of a German Hero unit and also a Veteran German Infantry. The next preview will be the unit gallery.

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Russian Army

Russian Army

| May 29, 2006 | 0 Comments

The Russians are very interesting as a faction. They almost have at least one of everything; heavy medium and light tanks, artillery, cavalry, an assortment of infantry, and two commanders with great command abilities. About the only noticeable units they don’t have are AA and Machine-Gun teams.

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American Army

American Army

| May 29, 2006 | 0 Comments

The American army provides us with a wide variety of generally aggresively costed units; the M4A1 and Mustang are prime examples. Their army list provides a lot of units with interesting combat abilities;covering fire pinpointer, veteran crew, flamethrower, hard charger, etc. In fact with the Americans they often have so much that it’s hard to decide what to work with.

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Image: D-Day Preview 7 Stats Cards

Image: D-Day Preview 7 Stats Cards

| May 24, 2006 | 0 Comments

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A&A Miniatures: D-Day Preview 7

A&A Miniatures: D-Day Preview 7

| May 24, 2006 | 0 Comments

Yet another great preview of the upcoming Axis & Allies Miniatures: D-DAy expansion is available at Avalon Hill. In this preview, we get the stats cards for the much anticipated obstacles.

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Image: D-Day Preview 6 Stats Cards

Image: D-Day Preview 6 Stats Cards

| May 23, 2006 | 0 Comments

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A&A Miniatures: D-Day Preview 6

A&A Miniatures: D-Day Preview 6

| May 23, 2006 | 0 Comments

Today, Avalon Hill published preview number 6 of Axis & Allies Miniatures: D-Day. The stats for the Marder II and the Somua S-35. We also get a preview of the new obstacle pieces that will be in the new set.

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British Army

British Army

| May 21, 2006 | 0 Comments

The British provide us with an interesting mix of units. Before 1944 most of their tanks are undergunned and fairly ineffective against infantry (the M3 Stuart being a notable exception). However, they have quite a few staple AI units, including the tournament-worthy Humber Scout Car. With their units the British seam to emphasize an infantry army supported by heavier tanks, though other forces will work quite well.

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Romanian Army

Romanian Army

| May 21, 2006 | 0 Comments

The Romanian Army thus far seems heavily prejudiced against enemy tanks, making them a slightly more effective minor nation in later war games. However they sacrifice a lot of anti-infantry capability for this.

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A&A Miniatures: D-Day Preview 5

A&A Miniatures: D-Day Preview 5

| May 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

Two D-Day Axis & Alles Miniatures previews in one week! Avalon Hill just release the stats cards for the Supermarine Spitfire and the Focke-Wulf 190A. We also get a preview of two new miniatures.

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Image: D-Day Preview 5 Stats Cards

Image: D-Day Preview 5 Stats Cards

| May 17, 2006 | 0 Comments

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