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Offline GamesPoet

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Flames of War?
« on: January 17, 2020, 12:34:54 PM »
Anybody?

I once tried to get into this, bought a bunch of 15mm Germans, however it always is a bit flummoxing in how the game looks on the table.  Too many tanks always get lined up in a row, and it just doesn't look like how things went.
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Offline Captain Dob Van Dwi

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Re: Flames of War?
« Reply #1 on: January 17, 2020, 10:37:50 PM »
I don't know. I have a bunch of early war Polish Cav (mounted and dismounted) so it looks accurate. 
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Offline oak_prince

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Re: Flames of War?
« Reply #2 on: January 26, 2020, 03:39:07 AM »
I've got a lot of the figures but few are painted. I've never played a game of FoW that really wowed me and left me wanting more. One big advantage of the game has is its popularity. It's got more tenacity than any non-40K game in my area.

I'm not fond of the tank parking lots either. The problem seems especially bad in Team Yankee, which is a shame since I really like the Cold War gone hot in the 80's theme.
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