Tropic Thunder!

Published by: Heat of Battle. January 1990
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Introduction:

Featuring the battles at Tarakan, Brunei Bay, Labuan, and Balikpapan in Borneo, between the Second Australian Imperial Force and the Japanese. May-August 1945.

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Scenarios:

ScenarioPlayedTotalRatingLocationTheatreAttackerDefenderLengthBalancePopularity*
TT 1: Sturt and Wills08 Tarakan, east of Borneo, the Netherlands East IndiesPTOAustralianJapanese5.9 hrs75% Japanese4%
TT 2: The Airfield017 Tarakan, east of Borneo, the Netherlands East IndiesPTOAustralianJapanese3.4 hrs88% Japanese10%
TT 3: Curly and the Brigadier04 7.00Tarakan Hill, Tarakan, east of Borneo, the Netherlands East IndiesPTOAustralianJapanese6.1 hrs80% Japanese2%
TT 4: Up Helen Hill013 5.00John's Track, Tarakan, east of Borneo, the Netherlands East IndiesPTOAustralianJapanese0.5 hrs75% Australian7%
TT 5: Commandos, Not Supermen041 6.46Tarakan, east of Borneo, the Netherlands East IndiesPTOJapaneseAustralian1 hrsBalanced23%
TT 6: Fruit and Nuts042 4.75Tarakan, east of Borneo, the Netherlands East IndiesPTOJapaneseAustralian1.6 hrs57% Australian24%
TT 7: Don Company's Canal05 Labuan Island, BorneoPTOAustralianJapanese4.3 hrs80% Japanese3%
TT 8: In the Heat of the Night01 Victoria Township, Labuan Island, BorneoPTOJapaneseAustralian2.7 hrs100% Australian1%
TT 9: Frogs in the Pocket016 6.33"The Pocket", Lubuan Island, BorneoPTOAustralianJapanese5.6 hrs57% Australian9%
TT10: Day at the River04 Klias River, Brunei Bay, BorneoPTOAustralianJapanese2 hrs100% Japanese2%
TT11: From Britain to Borneo03 Balikpapan, BorneoPTOAustralianJapanese5.2 hrs100% Japanese2%
TT12: Signal Hill024 7.60Klandasan, Balikpapan, Borneo PTOAustralianJapanese4.7 hrs68% Japanese13%

 * Popularity is the sum of Roar and Archive reported playings based as a percentage of the parent publication's total games.

 (Dark) grey rows indicate Night scenarios.

Median length of scenarios: 3.85hrs

Average rating of scenarios: 6.19

Total playing time: 43hrs

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