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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Sorry by 'failed' I mean Russia not forced off the European map. That's why I put it in quotes. Paul
Paul Rae
10:07 AM
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124017

Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Only once, in an older version of WIF (5?) have I seen anything close to a disaster for Germany before 43 or so. In that game, Germany's first 4 combat rolls
William Popovich
3:38 AM
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124016

Re: Soviet Production in 1941

I have seen 'failed' 41 barbs, but always due to poor german play or disastrous luck in France. If the only Russian '41 defence is German incompetence or bad
Paul Rae
May 22
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124015

Re: Soviet Production in 1941

3) Much easier for Germany to advance build FTRs, a big advantage. On Fri, May 22, 2015 at 9:58 PM, Robert Chiasson dewargamer@...
William Popovich
May 22
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124014

Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Ironically, while sort of raising the point that the Axis are "turbo-charged" but should be to make a game of it, I think a lot of these comments are valuable
Robert Chiasson
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

The testing has not shown your conclusion. On Fri, May 22, 2015 at 2:01 PM, Paul Rae paulrae@...
William Popovich
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Yes. The Axis naval possibilities in the Atlantic/Med are understood to be no possibility at all, and this is not the way historically it was understood. And
William Popovich
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Yes. Many people's problem with the game is that they refuse to select options that will balance the game for them. If the Allies are getting crushed in
William Popovich
May 22
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124010

Re: Soviet Production in 1941

We are all spinning our wheels if we ask for a fundamental change in the dynamics of the game. The Allies win a significant percentage of the time, the Axis
William Popovich
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

That does remind me of one thing I always see the Allies do in WiF, that was entirely ahistorical, which is pull the entire British Pacific Fleet (or pretty
Andrew Baird
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Any solid german player will not have the issues described without impossibly bad luck. Germany should not be played by a newer player. On Fri, May 22, 2015 at
William Popovich
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Agree that the Axis is artificially enhanced relative to historical capabilities, and has been pointed out, this serves to make the game more fun for all
Vincent
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Historical hindsight is always 20/20, so the Japanese know that big American cvs are coming and that the age of the battleship is done. As the allies made the
Steve Balk
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

I would say that the game is more balanced towards pro-Axis than historical if you look at the game mechanisms but still favors the Allies at least 60/40.
Eskil Swahn
May 22
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Re: Soviet Production in 1941

Again, that really hasn't been my experience, on either the giving or the receiving end. It's certainly possible, but we're talking about a lot of things going
Andrew Baird
May 22
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