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by ruggermike
Wed Jan 05, 2011 7:07 pm
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: Pocket Battles?
Replies: 11
Views: 6714

Re: Pocket Battles?

That's an effective system as well, Caractacus...my only issue with that approach is that it doesn't allow the attacker to take the risk of allowing the pocket to remain behind...it does resolve the 'soakoff' inf defense decisively, tho.
by ruggermike
Tue Jan 04, 2011 8:08 pm
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: Pocket Battles?
Replies: 11
Views: 6714

Re: Pocket Battles?

Thanks Krieghund!

Personally, I shudder at the idea of supply complications, but it is a natural extension that had occured to me.
by ruggermike
Tue Jan 04, 2011 8:07 pm
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: Air Unit Movement - Combat vrs Non-Combat
Replies: 0
Views: 2365

Air Unit Movement - Combat vrs Non-Combat

So, you knew I wouldn't have just one variant idea right? The air unit movement in A&A has always niggled at me, and I could never quite pin down what it was that bothered me until I was inspired by the many great ideas on this forum...so here goes. I believe the two types of air unit movement can b...
by ruggermike
Tue Jan 04, 2011 7:16 pm
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: Pocket Battles?
Replies: 11
Views: 6714

Re: Pocket Battles?

Glad you like the idea, Larry...Mark and I will investigate further.
by ruggermike
Mon Jan 03, 2011 5:04 pm
Forum: Axis & Allies: Global 1940
Topic: Pocket Battles?
Replies: 11
Views: 6714

Pocket Battles?

I'm excited to find this vibrant community discussing A&A, which I've been playing since the original in 1984...and I'm enjoying the global40 game with 5 players right now. To the point, I wanted to float the 'pocket battle' balloon. The genesis of this 'house rule' idea is the Russo-German conflict...