For the first mission I choose Target no. 12 “Enemy Tanks”, a target situated far inside the Libyan desert near Murzuq. It is a dispersed vehicle target that needs 8 hits to destroy and gives one -1 victory points, if not completely taken out. The range calls for a -3 wight point and +3 stress value for each aircrew. First I spend 5 special option points for tanker priority. This will cancel the wight penalty and allow all the aircraft to carry full armament.
With little time to paint small aircraft I have obtained a copy of the DVG solo-game HORNET LEADER Carrier Air Operation. I like campaigns and allways are on the lookout for managable campaigning systems. This game looks promising.
Essen features the world’s largest fair for board games and toys. We went there Sunday and attended with an destinct focus on skirmish games and cosims. One good thing is that you can buy all sorts of games, game material, 28mm wargames figures for the most popular wargames, and suitable terrain. Continue reading