Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Register  Forgot Password?
  Quick Search:  
Menu
Home
Shop for Scenarios
Article List
Review Section
Advanced Search
Games Wanted (49)
ASL Events
Scenario Lists
Publications
My Page (login req)
Contact
VASL Analyser
About the Archive
Site Sponsors
Stats
   
Scenarios: 7419
Users: 2572
Secret Santas:
Play-list Scenarios: 3871
AARs: 118
Articles: 607
Other files: 18462
Ratings: 20749
Module Reviews: 27
Games Logged: 16311
Scenario Lists: 82
Links: 178
Errata: 912
Map Previews: 5066
Roar games logged: 80464
Total Pubs Owned: 93763
Avg Pubs Owned: 139
Crickets in Spring ETO (id:#63052)
(ASL Action Pack #13 Oktoberfest XXXII ID:AP 131)
Designer: Bill Sisler
Starter kit scenario?:    Deluxe scenario?:
 
Balance:
German (SS)Russian
Overview:
None.
Attacker: German (SS) (Bataillon II, SS-Panzergrenadier-Regiment 26, SS-Panzer-Division 12 "Hitlerjugend")
Defender: Russian (26th Army)  
Turns: 7     Players: 2     OBA: None     Night: No
Aranyos-Puszta, Hungary 1945-07-07
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:12.0 D:12.0
AFVs: A:10
PzKpfw VG x 3
sIG 38(t)M x 3
SPW 251/10 x 1
SPW 251/1 x 3

D:6
T-34/85 x 6

Guns: A:0 D:3
76.2mm P obr. 39 x 3
Victory Conditions:
Exit VP: Building Control VC: Area Control VC:
Unit Based VC: LOS Style VC: CVP Cap:
Misc Rules: EC MUD, all roads are paved.
Map Board(s): 11 64 65
Overlays: NONE
Errata (source)
Players wanting to play this game/Request a match:
Scenario Comments
TitleAuthorDate
Latest Updates:
ActionDate
aiabx Added a playing2019-04-20 11:51:06
Tomkrny Added a playing2019-02-18 15:59:38
hoxson1 Modified the overlays2019-01-16 13:36:29
hoxson1 Uploaded the Board image2019-01-16 13:36:00
hoxson1 Modified the misc. rules2019-01-16 12:33:42
Last Played:
2019-04-20(A) Andy Beaton vs Richard Hooks German (SS) winRussian defence was set up too far back, which allowed the Germans a foothold in the town. The Crickets should have been left off board for all the good they did, but the Panther scored two crits on the T34's and two others fell to barrages of panzerfausts. Fun scenario.
2018-02-18(A) Michael Augustine vs Jeff Fortin German (SS) win
2018-02-03(A) Gordon Jupp vs Derek Cox German (SS) winCracking scenario, with lots of options for both sides in terms of strategy...Derek chose to upfront the 76L guns, one of which Malfd almost immediately and the second was taken out by the German Infantry by T2. This allowed the panthers a bit more freedom and risking bog, one went across country on the right to interdict the flank entry road and another moved up into the outskirts of the village. Both got quick kills against the oncoming T34/85's and the tide had turned. The killer was the CH by the 37L HT against another T34/85 and the Russians were now up against it and although there was some further trading of CVP on T5 the Russians lost 2 leaders and a squad for failure to rout and it was all over....
2018-01-28(A) jon smith vs russian German (SS) winfirst turn saw 2 panthers break main guns, and both were recalled in next turn when they railed to repair. We nearly restarted, but germans decided to keep going. With the german inf pushing directly to the hill in the middle, the half tracks stayed at the back out of sight and danger, Russian tank riders split evenly either side of the hill and germans refused left flank with a cricket, held hill in centre with the 10-2 leader and 3 MMc, and everything else pushed down road on right, the crickets removed the Russian artillery and the lone panther seemed impervious to all attempts to kill it, Russian tanks fell to fausts and the panther was free to hunt, finally the half tracks raced from the back and prevented Russians from routing giving germans the win.
2017-12-03(D) Jeff B vs John Fedoriw German (SS) winThe Russians chose to make a defiant stand on the hilltop, parking and concealing tanks in the orchards while the infantry stood by waiting to blast the Germans at point blank. The Germans took a safe and methodical approach to dislodging them, grabbing buildings on the way. The big swing in balance was on Turn 4 after the Crickets entered. The Germans made an admitted error by leaving them relatively exposed and in motion to a T34 that decided to go a-hunting, but a CH by one of them turned him into a flaming wreck. This emboldened one of the Tigers to challenge the hilltop AFVs and two more T34s were turned into scrap metal. The Russians still had not revealed two of their guns (the first Malfing and breaking down very early in the game), hoping that at least one Tiger would come into their scopes. But Turn 5 saw some extremely hot German dice, knocking out another tank and breaking a boatload of infantry. With the score 29:48 the Russians conceded.
View all
Links/References
DescriptionUploaded by
(Public) Scenario Lists that contain this scenario:
DescriptionUploaded by
User Files:
FileDescriptionUploaded byViews
(ss-soviet.png)Imagehoxson1125
(germ SS armor hungary 1945.png)Imagehoxson1152
(crickets map paved mud.jpg)Map Imagehoxson129

Quick Map View:

Images:

 
Statistics:
Avg Rating: 7.46Votes: 13
Views: 0
To-Play list count: 2
Estimated Play time: 8.8 hours
Recorded Games: 10
Archive recorded plays:
German (SS)7
Russian3
Drawn:0

No Roar data found
Login to assign.
Thursday 23 May 2019 01:13:30 AM  (c)dramsey 2019