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Cracking Skulls ETO (id:#57310)
Critical Hit (Hero PAX 2: Eastern Front Hero Fest ID:HP14)
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Designer: Dave Lamb
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RussianGerman (SS)
The last obstacle on the drive on Leningrad was the 'Stalin Line'. The elite Totenkopf Division was tasked with maneuvering south of the enemy defensive line to cut off any Soviet formations driven back by the 56th Panzer Corps. In the face of staunch enemy resistance, firmer than anticipated by German commanders, the Totenkopf attack stalled in front of dense fortifications. Desperate to halt the German offensive, the Soviets threw in heavy armor, including 52-ton 152mm gun-armed KV-II tanks, as well as all available infantry reserves.
Attacker: Russian (180th Rifle Division & 21st Armored Group)
Defender: German (SS) (3rd SS Motorized Division Totenkopf)  
Turns: 7     Players: 2     OBA: None     Night: No
Opochka, Russia 1941-07-10
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:15.0 D:9.5
AFVs: A:3
KV-2 x 1
T-34 M40 x 2

Guns: A:0
50mm RM obr. 40 x 2
PTRD-41 ATR x 1
3.7cm PaK 35/36 x 1
5cm leGrW 36 x 1
7.92 PzB 39 ATR x 2
Victory Conditions:
Exit VP: Building Control VC: Area Control VC:
Unit Based VC: LOS Style VC: CVP Cap:
Misc Rules: Optional Forces for Each Side. H-t-H and NQ in effect
Map Board(s): 22 46 42
Overlays: NONE
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hoxson1 Modified the overview2019-09-11 17:45:35
hoxson1 Modified the overlays2019-09-11 17:41:16
hoxson1 Modified the misc. rules2019-09-11 17:41:04
hoxson1 Set the designer field2019-09-11 17:40:22
hoxson1 Uploaded an Image2016-04-20 21:20:48
Last Played:
2004-04-23(A) Fred Ingram vs Fritz Elfrig Russian win
2004-03-20(D) Fred Ingram vs Chris Edwards German (SS) win
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Avg Rating: 5.00Votes: 2
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Estimated Play time: 4.9 hours
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Cracking Skulls [Confirmed]
[A] Russian 11
[D] German 19
Wednesday 18 September 2019 11:51:30 AM  (c)dramsey 2019