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War of the Rats ETO (id:#56658)
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See Also: War of the Rats by Critical Hit
Designer: Ken Dunn & Brian Youse
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German tactics failed inside the confines of Stalingrad as the Russians were able to dig in and fight from every building. The confines of the city stifled manoeuvre, and German superiority in artillery, air power, and armor were rendered ineffective as the infantry of both sides intermingled while fighting for each block of the city. This was Rattenkrieg – the war of the rats.
Attacker: German (94th Infantry Division)
Defender: Russian (62nd Army/Ad Hoc "Shock Group")  
Turns: 6     Players: 2     OBA: None     Night: No
Stalingrad, Russia 1942-09-26
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:11.0 D:13.0
AFVs: A:0 D:0
Guns: A:0 D:0
Victory Conditions:
Exit VP: Building Control VC: Area Control VC:
Unit Based VC: LOS Style VC: CVP Cap:
Misc Rules: German 5-4-8s have +2 Smoke Exponent; make smoke on dr of 4 or less.
Map Board(s): z
Overlays: NONE
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2019-12-08(D) Jacob Elmqvist vs Ingemar Gardell Russian win
2019-11-17(A) Jonathan Kapleau vs Ritter, Lew German win
2019-09-23(D) David Garvin vs Nick Faryna German winNick is a new player. His initial turn was typical for a new player: plenty of prep fire and no results. He quickly ramped up the aggressive nature required to attack and ended up in one turn engaging in 4 (four!) close combat attacks against me. In each attack he had the better odds and ended up taking out the objective buildings in quick succession on turns 4 to 6. Great match!
2019-09-14(A) David Garvin vs David Hughes German win
2019-07-12(D) Javier Rodrigo Ballesteros vs CFernández German win
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War of the Rats [Confirmed]
[A] Russian 144
[D] German 145
Sunday 19 January 2020 09:57:44 PM  (c)dramsey 2020