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A Baptism of Fire - The Matrix Games version of West Front

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A Baptism of Fire

By Bob Cummings
Allies 12 - 3 - 11 Axis
Rating: 8.52 (23)
Games Played: 26
SM: 3
Turns: 18
Type: Custom
First Side: Allies
Second Side: Axis
Player Voting Stats
Member Balance Enjoyment
Relayer's ProfileRelayer Moderately Pro Axis 7
Nort's ProfileNort Slightly Pro Axis 8
Huib Versloot's ProfileHuib Versloot Moderately Pro Axis 5
Tiger 88's ProfileTiger 88 Well Balanced 9
Panzerjaeger's ProfilePanzerjaeger Slightly Pro Axis 6
Gaming Records
1st Side Player 2nd Side Player Result Score
Allies Nort's Profile Nort vs. Outlaw Josey Wales Outlaw Josey Wales's Profile Axis Allies Minor Victory 27 12
Allies Tankertony's Profile Tankertony vs. Zap Zap's Profile Axis Allies Major Victory 36 6
Axis Oberst's Profile Oberst vs. Oldbones Oldbones's Profile Allies Axis Major Victory 36 6
Allies Yossarian's Profile Yossarian vs. majog majog's Profile Axis Allies Major Victory 36 6
Allies Cam's Profile Cam vs. Vincent Vincent's Profile Axis Draw 18 18
Huib Versloot
The scenario has too few turns to reach the urban fight that it's supposed to be about. If a scn is released untested it is not smart to give it few turns. 25 to 30 turns might have been appropriate for a whole day of fighting that this scenario is supposed to represent according to the description.
Tankertony
Lieutenant General
Tankertony Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:43 am
The the meek player, the Allies may seem to be in an unenviable position. Aggression is everything in this battle. I attempted and was ultimately successful and going wide on both flanks, despite horrendous losses. Had I done the usual frontal attack, again, aggressiveness and vicious penetration is essential. DO NOT allow the Axis to fall back.