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War of the Rats ETO (id:#56658)
Multi-Man Publishing (ASL Starter Kit #1 ID:S2)
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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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grumblejones Added a playing2017-10-13 18:44:47
Jim Rupp Rated the scenario2017-05-21 19:40:06
Jim Rupp Added a playing2017-05-21 19:39:59
feralhuntsman Added a playing2017-05-13 13:24:16
Allister01 Rated the scenario2017-04-24 11:41:18
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2017-10-13(D) Kermit Mullins vs Scott Waites German win
2017-05-12(D) Seumas Hoskins vs Dean Russian winRussians focused defenses mostly on eastern side while Germans attempted a blended approach. Fierce fighting in the north led to a crippled German killstack while conscript skulking in the far southwest kept the flamethrower from reaching the objective buildings.
2017-04-23(D) Louis Langdeau vs Andrew S German winA combination of overly aggressive usage of FPF with my conscripts, and some truly horrific rolls, left me with 4 GO squads on the back half of turn two. We called it after I lost another two squads in CC.
2017-03-12(A) Jim Rupp vs James L. Russian winTried to do a quick turn on this scenario, but ended up calling it after two hours. The German's dice just didn't want to roll good. Lots of breaks and no MCs/Ks when firing.
2017-02-26(D) Tom Abromaitis vs German win
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War of the Rats [Confirmed]
[A] Russian 94
[D] German 105
Sunday 22 October 2017 04:55:55 PM  (c)dramsey 2017