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CW Flowers of the Forest - Combat Mission: Battle For Normandy

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Combat Mission x2 Ladder

CW Flowers of the Forest

By Jon Martina
British 7 - 1 - 11 SS
Rating: 8.76 (15)
Games Played: 19
SM: 9
Turns: 120
Type: Custom
First Side: British
Second Side: SS
Downloads: 580
Player Voting Stats
Member Balance Enjoyment
DasTiger's ProfileDasTiger Well Balanced 6
DasTiger's ProfileDasTiger Well Balanced 6
Mad Mike's ProfileMad Mike Slightly Pro British 9
Expecting_at_crossroad's ProfileExpecting_at_crossroad Slightly Pro SS 7
Raging Al's ProfileRaging Al Well Balanced 8
Gaming Records
1st Side Player 2nd Side Player Result Score
SS Stonecutter's Profile Stonecutter vs. Lond0ner Lond0ner's Profile British SS Major Victory 90 18
SS Panzer Lehr's Profile Panzer Lehr vs. HandyK HandyK's Profile British SS Major Victory 90 18
SS H's Profile H vs. Kil Roy Kil Roy's Profile British SS Total Defeat 9 99
British H's Profile H vs. Kil Roy Kil Roy's Profile SS British Total Victory 99 9
British Stonecutter's Profile Stonecutter vs. MichaU MichaU's Profile SS British Total Victory 99 9
Raging Al
Private 1st Class
Raging Al Mon Apr 20, 2015 10:44 pm
Would definitely suggest that the stronger player takes the Allies in this one.
Stonecutter
Major
Stonecutter Tue Apr 21, 2015 3:55 am
The British forces should have 1-2 sections of pioneers to aid in getting through the bocage as they are restricted to only a couple, narrow routes. The added mobility would make improve the balance and make a good battle even better IMHO.
A Canadian Cat
Major
A Canadian Cat Wed Jun 10, 2015 2:44 am
Seemed like a well thought out scenario
Author of: Whose Turn Is It? - http://www.lesliesoftware.com/products/WhoseTurnIsIt / CMFI Sicily Pathfinders(not playable H2H) / CMBS Opportunity Knocks (scenarios, maps and mods here)
BletchleyGeek
Staff Sergeant
BletchleyGeek Thu Jun 11, 2015 9:58 am
Those crack Tiger tanks appearing as a reinforcement pretty much saved the day for the Germans. This scenario makes you painfully aware of the limitations of Green troops. I surrendered when my command morale all but collapsed, ceasing to be an effective attacking force.
Guardsman
1st Lieutenant
Guardsman Sun Jun 28, 2015 10:03 am
Excellent scenario, has the ability to go either way depending on the fortunes of war or tactics employed.
The weather can rob you of some good AFV's.
Stonecutter
Major
Stonecutter Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:37 pm
Very fun and challenging battle. I think it would be better if conditions were merely damp rather than wet as the long distance to travel over boggy ground with no alternative routes to travel effectively causes the loss of almost a third of the British armour with no utility in terms of game enjoyment.
MichaU
Private
MichaU Sat Nov 17, 2018 6:53 am
Demanding scenario, British forces are very limited by bocage corridors. Would be nice to have some demo charges. Weather is very limiting factor, but definitely changeling scenario for h2h play.