Warhorse Simulations

Automated Card Tracking System: Home

Empire of the Sun: BPA2018-EOS-R2G17 Journal

Number of entries per page:
  Sort order:
Most recent entries first
Oldest entries first

Filter on: (filter will search Player, Title, and Entry)

View elapsed game time

Next 100 entries

Entry # Time Turn Player Title Entry
221 7/20/2019 11:59:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #71: 2 / Victor Plans: MacArthur Liberates The Philippines
Activate: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 6 if SW Pac HQ, for all others: 4

OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
Play for the event

Activate the SW HQ for 8 activations

1 CV Lexington Noumea to 4425 Attacks Guadalcanal BH A
2 BB Washington Noumea to Guadalcanal joins BH A
3 CV San Jacinto Espiritu Santo to 4425 joins BH A
4 BB Mass Espiritu Santo to Guadalcanal Join BH A
5 1st Marine Carins AAs Guadalcanal
6 XIV Division Espiritu Santo AAs Guadalcanal
7 10th LRB Espiritu Santo to Nauru attacks Kwajalien BH B
8 5th AF Buna attacks Raubaul BH C
220 7/20/2019 9:09:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Message Sorry, swamped with work this weekend but I'll try to get in my next move tonight or tomorrow morning. Think you have me pretty much checkmated & probably wont make it beyond this turn on PoW but I'll play it out.
219 7/18/2019 7:05:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #72: 3 / Carrier Conversion: Reinforcement
3 Naval Replacements: The Japanese player receives 3 naval replacement steps. These may be used immediately, or recorded as replacement steps for future use. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event for 3 naval replacements.
218 7/18/2019 10:36:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Message Sorry, forgot to save the file. Will do so now. Been pretty busy with a project so sorry if I'm a little slow.
217 7/17/2019 10:15:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Message Did you save a log file to Dropbox? I realize there were no units moved, but the PT Boats marker could be put on the turn track, and the Card Draws marker incremented.

I can make those updates to the board on my turn. I just wanted to make sure you hadn't created a file and it didn't get uploaded somehow.
216 7/17/2019 12:06:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Draw Extra Strategy card Message from Allies:
Card draw for event
215 7/17/2019 12:05:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #23: 2 / PT Boats
Flip the Japanese ASP marker to its No Barges side. If Japanese Barges are not currently in play (Japanese card 73) that event is permanently superseded. Place the PT Boat marker on the game turn track as a reminder. Draw one Strategy Card. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
214 7/16/2019 8:20:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Change War in Europe value From 1 to 0
213 7/16/2019 8:20:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #56: 3 / WAR IN EUROPE: Minor Axis Victory
Decrease the War in Europe marker a number of spaces equal to the value associated with the year of the current game turn: 1942: 2 1943: 1 1944: No Effect 1945: No Effect Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 5 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
212 7/16/2019 12:02:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Return Strategy card to hand #13: 3 / Operation Watchtower: Guadalcanal Invasion

Message from Allies:
211 7/16/2019 12:01:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Discard Strategy card #25: 1 / Operation Lilliput: Buna, New Guinea Offensive
OC: 2 EC: 4

Message from Allies:
210 7/16/2019 Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #52: 1 / Roosevelt-Nimitz-MacArthur: End of US Army-Navy Dispute
This event ends a US inter-service rivalry. Flip the US Inter-Service Rivalry marker to its Strategic Agreement side. If the US Inter-Service Rivalry marker is already on Strategic Agreement side there is no additional effect. Bonus: If this card is played as an event, the Allies have the option to discard a card of their choice and replace it with any card from the discard pile (not those removed from play). Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 1 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
209 7/14/2019 6:27:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Draw Strategy cards Drew 7 cards.

208 7/14/2019 12:44:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Draw Strategy cards Drew 7 cards.

207 7/14/2019 12:44:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Message Submarine warfare misses => Japan gets 7 cards.

I will not play my FO card to go first => Allies are up first.
206 7/14/2019 12:43:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

6


Message from Japanese:
Submarine warfare roll:

Turn 5 => -5 DRM
205 7/14/2019 12:41:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Change Japanese Divisions Available in China From 10 to 8
204 7/14/2019 12:40:00 PM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Message Japan replacements:

Eliminated JP Ground Units: [28th Army] moves to 4222 (Buin)
Flip the 31st Army in Truk to full strength

Set Japanese Divisions in China to 8
203 7/14/2019 11:39:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Message Allied Replacements

1 China: flip CH6th Mandalay to full

2 Ground: Flip 1st Marine Cairns to full

1 Naval for Oahu. Flip Lexington to full.

5 Air: 13th LRB Gili Gili, 10th LRB Espiritu Santo to full
202 7/14/2019 8:30:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Japanese Message Japan reinforcements:

[37th Army] moves to 4423 (Guadalcanal)
28 AF moves to 4121 (Green)
8 AD moves to 3720 (Wewak)

201 7/14/2019 5:21:00 AM Jan-Apr 1943 Allies Message Allied Reinforcements

SEAC LRB to Madras

XXIV to Gili Gili

Mass & San Jacinto to Espiritu Santo
200 7/14/2019 5:20:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies End Turn
199 7/13/2019 10:22:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Change US Political Will From 4 to 1
198 7/13/2019 10:22:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message End of Turn stuff:

Philippines surrenders => PW -1
Alaska occupied for third turn => PW -1
US fails to make PoW => PW -1

Political Will now at 1

Allies gain 1 ASP => 5 available

Allied reinforcement phase is next.
197 7/13/2019 10:10:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #60: 3 / East Force: Conquest of Celebes
Activation: South or South Seas HQs only. Logistic Value: 5 Paratroopers: Prior to movement place a Japanese control marker in a hex that is within extended range of an active Japanese air unit if (1) the hex is either unoccupied or is occupied solely by a Dutch regiment; and (2) the hex is not within an unneutralized Allied air ZOI. Eliminate the Dutch regiment.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Activate S HQ for 6 units (5+1)

2620 (Makassar): 4 AD moves to 2719 (Kendari)
3319 (Biak): [CA Aoba], [CV Akagi] moves to 3615 (Ulithi)
3416 (Palau Islands): 1 AD moves to 3319 (Biak)
2812 (Clark Field): 2 AD moves to 3119 (Sarong)
2517 (Balikpapan): ED Army moves to 3720 (Wewak)

No PBM.

Japan also has a Pass, but since the Allies have no cards left, it doesn't really matter.
196 7/13/2019 5:31:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Operations #11: 2 / WAR IN EUROPE: Minor Allied Victory
Increase the War in Europe marker a number of spaces equal to the value associated with the year of the current game turn: 1942: 1 1943: 1 1944: 2 1945: 3 Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Activate ANZAC HQ Carins, 3 activations

1 Aus AF to Cape York to Buna

2 (1st Marine) Gili Gili to Carins

3 3rd Aus Carins to Gili Gili
195 7/13/2019 5:28:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Operations #11: 2 / WAR IN EUROPE: Minor Allied Victory
Increase the War in Europe marker a number of spaces equal to the value associated with the year of the current game turn: 1942: 1 1943: 1 1944: 2 1945: 3 Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Activate ANZAC HQ Carins, 3 activations

1 Aus AF to Cape York to Buna

2 (1st Marine) Gili Gili to Carins

3 3rd Aus Carins to Gili Gili
194 7/12/2019 1:56:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Draw Extra Strategy card Message from Japanese:
Draw card per event.
193 7/12/2019 1:55:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #7: 2 / US Joint Staff Debate: US Inter-Service Rivalry
Flip the US Inter-Service Rivalry Marker from its Strategic Agreement to its Inter-Service Rivalry side. No additional impact if Inter-Service Rivalry is already in effect. Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Allies back under ISR.
192 7/12/2019 12:30:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Future Offensive card as Operations #12: 2 / Commander Rochefort: HYPO Success - JN25 Code break
Intelligence: Ambush. Bonus: During all battles of this Offensive, the Allied player achieves a critical hit result on all modified air-naval combat die rolls of 9 or greater. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Play from FO as operations points

Activate SW HQ for 4 activations

1 2nd Marine to 3923
2 5th LRB to Buna
3-4 (Mississippi) & (Wasp) to Gili Gili
191 7/11/2019 6:39:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Operations #79: 2 / Tinian Raid: Japanese Attack B29 Base
Activation: Any HQ Logistics Value: 1 Conditions: Any air or naval units may be activated, but only one brigade size ground unit may be activated. Bonus: If the Allied player has a B29 LRB unit within 8 hexes of Tokyo (3706) or in the China Air units box, the Japanese player rolls a die. On a die roll of: 0-4: Lose one B29 Air step* 5-9: No Effect *Japanese choice Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 4 EC: 6

Message from Japanese:
Play as Ops to activate SS HQ for 4 units (2+2)

4121 (Green): 27 AF moves to 3823 (Port Moresby)
4222 (Buin): [37th Army] moves to 3823 (Port Moresby)
4423 (Guadalcanal): 18th Army moves to 3822 (Lae)
2919 (Amboina): 6 AD moves to 3721 (Madang)

PBM

3721 (Madang): 6 AD moves to 3822 (Lae)
190 7/11/2019 10:54:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message 15 hits flips the Lexington. The US escapes with limited punishment after stupidly not committing enough attack factors to Truk.

XI takes possession of Buna

PBM

(Mississippi) returns to Funafuti, the rest of the naval force to Noumea, 5th AF to Buna

Over to you.
189 7/11/2019 10:44:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

4


Message from Allies:
Buna Japanese air unit eliminated, Truk only the Nagato was flipped. Japanese fire back with 30
188 7/11/2019 10:39:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

5
2


Message from Allies:
US Air/Naval Battles

Buna first, 20 factors +3 surprise

Truk second 43 factors +3 surprise
187 7/11/2019 8:17:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message No reaction. Proceed.
186 7/10/2019 10:38:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #13: 3 / Operation Watchtower: Guadalcanal Invasion
Activation: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 5 Intelligence: Surprise Attack Conditions: A maximum of one ground unit may be activated for this Offensive.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Activate SW HQ for 7 activations

1 13th AF Gili attacks Buna Battle A

2 IX Carins to Buna 2ASP used

3 5th AF to Gili Gili join battle A

4 Washington Noumea to Truk Battle B

5 Lexington Noumea to 4218 join Battle B

6 (N Carolina) Funafuti to Truk, join Battle B

7 (Mississippi) Funafuti to Truk, join battle B
185 7/10/2019 7:28:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Return Strategy card to hand #7: 2 / US Joint Staff Debate: US Inter-Service Rivalry

Message from Japanese:
184 7/10/2019 7:27:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Discard Strategy card #18: 1 / Bridge on River Kwai: Death Railroad
OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Discarding per event.
183 7/10/2019 7:27:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #67: 2 / Japanese Army/Navy: Central Agreement
This event ends a Japanese inter-service rivalry. Flip the Japanese Inter-Service Rivalry marker to its Strategic Agreement side. If the Japanese Inter-Service Rivalry marker is already on Strategic Agreement side there is no additional effect. Bonus: If this card is played as an event, the Japanese have the option to discard a card of their choice and re-place it with any card from the discard pile (not those removed from play).

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event. Already in Strategic Agreement, but I'll use the bonus action to discard a card and replace with something in the discard pile.
182 7/10/2019 8:20:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Sorry, forgot the defense strength was halved for amph. Flip the 1st Marine.
181 7/10/2019 8:10:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Maybe I'm missing something, but I think one of the Marine units will lose a step.

The JP rolled a 3 + 3(amphib) = 6 => x1 = 9 CF. Marine units have a defense of 12, halved for amphib, so one unit flips.

Note that ground combat is always simultaneous per 9.4.
180 7/9/2019 11:03:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Japanese elim. Allies no losses & take Gili Gili

PBM

Wasp back to Funafuti
Lexington & washington to Noumea
13th AF and (13th LRB) to Gili Gili

1 PoW objective captured

Over to you.
179 7/9/2019 10:55:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

6
3


Message from Allies:
Battle D Attacker first

US 24 -2 Mixed +4 Air/Naval superiority Defense factor halved for Amphib

Japanese second 9FP +3 Amphib attack
178 7/9/2019 10:51:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Battle A New Orleans elim

Battle B LRB flipped

Battle C Northampton elim
177 7/9/2019 10:27:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 3

9
6
6


Message from Allies:
No hits

Japanese fire back

Battle A 8FPs

Battle B 15 FPs

Battle C 40 FPs

Battle D NE
176 7/9/2019 10:23:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 4

8
8
5
6


Message from Allies:
Well I certainly cant complain about the luck factor.

Battle A US 6FP +3 surprise

Battle B US 4FP +3 surprise

Battle C US 6FP +3 surprise

Battle D No possibility of damaging Japanese unit.


175 7/9/2019 6:36:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Intel failed. Proceed.
174 7/9/2019 6:36:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

9


Message from Japanese:
Intel die roll:

EC = 5 + 2 (AZOI) = 7

173 7/8/2019 11:08:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #65: 3 / MacArthur "moral obligation": US Invades Philippines
Activate: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 8 if SW Pac HQ, for all others: 6 Conditions: This card may only be played as an event if at least one battle hex is declared in a Philippine hex. Bonus: This event ends a US inter-service rivalry. Flip the US Inter-Service Rivalry marker to its Strategic Agreement side. If the US Inter-Service Rivalry marker is already on Strategic Agreement side there is no additional effect. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 5

Message from Allies:
Activate SW HQ for 10 activations

ISR to agreement by event

1 (New Orleans) Carins to Davao Battle A (satisfying event)

2 13LRB Cape York to Biak Battle B

3 (Northampton) Funafuti to Truk, Battle C

4-5 Washington & 1st Marine Efate to Gili Gili Battle D

6 2nd Marine Espiritu Santo to Gili Gili Joing Battle D

7 Lexington to 4225 Join Battle D

8 13th AF Cape Your join Battle D

9 5th AF Carins Join Battle D

10 (Wasp) Funafuti to 4225 Join Battle D

2ASPs used
172 7/8/2019 6:39:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Change US Political Will From 5 to 4
171 7/8/2019 6:36:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #74: 1 / Tokyo Rose: Mrs. Iva Ikuko D'Aquino
Reduce US Political Will by one. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
170 7/8/2019 9:31:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message No hits, SEAC PBMs back to Madras
169 7/8/2019 9:30:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

1


Message from Allies:
Flips the 22nd AF, Japanese fire back with 10
168 7/8/2019 9:28:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

4


Message from Allies:
Allied attack +3 fpr surprise
167 7/8/2019 8:19:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Intel failed. Proceed.
166 7/8/2019 8:18:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

3


Message from Japanese:
Intel die roll:

OC = 2 (no modifiers)
165 7/7/2019 8:51:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Operations #22: 2 / Orde Wingate: Chindits
Cancel the activation of one Japanese ground unit that activated in Burma or Northern India (Allied player's choice). Place the deactivated unit back in its starting hex. 77 SF Bde: The Allies gain the 77 Special Forces Brigade as a reinforcement during the next game turn (it cannot be delayed). Place the unit on the game turn track as a reminder. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 2 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Was going to play this until I realized no card draw so I'll use it for OPs instead.

Gonna try another surprise attrition move.

Activate SEAC HQ for 3 activations

1 11th AF Rangoon attacks Bangkok Battle A
2 SEAC AF to Rangoon, joins battle A
3 BR33rd Colombo strategic moves to Rangoon
164 7/7/2019 4:06:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message I'll put 2 AD back where it started.

2415 (Miri): 2 AD moves to 2812 (Clark Field)
163 7/7/2019 3:52:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message I think since the Kwai bridge hasn't been played yet and Rangoon is in allied hands the S HQ gets a -1 activation if it activates the (15th) since it is in Burma
162 7/7/2019 12:25:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #50: 3 / Ha-Go: Burma Offensive
Activation: South or South Seas HQs only. Logistic Value: 6 Conditions: Only air and ground units may be activated.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Play as event to activate S HQ for 7 units (6+1)

2108 (Kwai Bridge North): [15th Army] moves to 2109 (Kwai Bridge South)
2212 (Saigon): [25th Army] moves to 1813 (Medan) => 1/5 ASP used
2015 (Singapore): 38th Army moves to 2110 (Bangkok)
2813 (Manila/Corregidor): 14th Army moves to 2212 (Saigon)
2812 (Clark Field): 2 AD moves to 2415 (Miri)
2620 (Makassar): 1 SN Bde moves to 2915 (Davao)
2019 (Tjilatjap): Korean Army moves to 2220 (Soerabaja)

No combat.
No PBM.
161 7/7/2019 11:36:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Flips the 15th, SEAC back to Madras

Over to you.
160 7/7/2019 11:33:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

8


Message from Allies:

159 7/7/2019 11:33:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Sorry, got the number confused with the British unit. Meant the 4th Indian which was the one I moved on the VASSAL file.

Here is the roll, 24 factors attacking +3 surprise


158 7/6/2019 6:37:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Intel roll failed. Proceed.

Note: Your message said that you moved the 16th Indian to Akyab, but the VASSAL file indicates that it was the 4th Indian (there isn't a 16th Indian on the map as far as I can tell).
157 7/6/2019 6:36:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

5


Message from Japanese:
Intel die roll:

OC = 3 (no modifiers)
156 7/6/2019 6:09:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Operations #9: 3 / Olympic and Coronet: the Invasion of Japan
Activate: US SW or Central Pacific HQs only. Logistic Value: 12 Conditions: In order for this card to be played as an event at least one Japanese Islands hex must be declared a battle hex and the potential for a ground combat must exist in the designated Japanese Islands battle hex. Bonus: The Allies temporarily gain 4 ASPs that can be used for the duration of this Offensive.

OC: 3 EC: 5

Message from Allies:
Try for another surprise attack. Activate SEAC HQ for 4 activations:

1 11th AF Rangoon attack 2108 Battle A
2 11th LRB Rangoon join battle A
3 SEAC AF to Rangoon join battle A
4 16th Indian to Akyab
155 7/6/2019 12:24:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Draw Extra Strategy card Message from Japanese:
Draw strategy card per ISR event text.
154 7/6/2019 12:21:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #7: 2 / US Joint Staff Debate: US Inter-Service Rivalry
Flip the US Inter-Service Rivalry Marker from its Strategic Agreement to its Inter-Service Rivalry side. No additional impact if Inter-Service Rivalry is already in effect. Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 4 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event to put Allies under ISR.
153 7/6/2019 12:08:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Hey Tom. We'll see how it goes. August 31 is nearly two months away, so a lot can happen between now and then.
152 7/6/2019 10:38:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Think this one probably isn't going to last much longer due to PoW but if I do make it into 43 and there is any question about making the August 31st deadline I'll concede since I've taken the most time.
151 7/6/2019 10:33:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message PBM, (10 LRB) remains, 7th AF & 7th LRB to Viti
150 7/6/2019 10:31:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

3


Message from Allies:
Not good enough. Here is the Japanese roll
149 7/6/2019 10:26:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

1


Message from Allies:
Allied roll +3 for surprise
148 7/5/2019 6:34:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Intel rolled failed. Over to you to resolve.
147 7/5/2019 6:33:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

8


Message from Japanese:
Intel die roll

EC = 3 (no modifier)
146 7/5/2019 11:30:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Operations #67: 3 / Curtis LeMay: Firebombing of Japan
Randomly remove one card from the Japanese hand if a B29 Long Range Bomber air unit is on a hex (not Air Units in China Box) within range of Tokyo. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Active C Pac HQ for 6 activations

1 (N Orleans) strategic moves Funafuti to Carins

2 7th LRB Espiritu Santo attacks Guadalcanal Battle A

3 (10th LRB) Viti to Espiritu Samto Join battle A

4 7th AF to Espiritu Santo join Battle A

5 (BB Miss) Viti to Funafuti

6 14th LRB Kuai to Canton
145 7/3/2019 9:46:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Draw Extra Strategy card Message from Allies:
Shokaku flips. Drawing a replacement card.
144 7/3/2019 9:46:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

4


Message from Allies:
roll
143 7/3/2019 9:45:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Play Strategy card as Event #61: 1 / Submarine Attack: Darter-Dace
Play during an Offensive prior to combat against any active Japanese naval units or against any active Japanese naval unit if no battle hexes are declared during the Offensive. On a die roll of: 0-4: Japanese lose one naval step* 5-7: Japanese lose two naval steps* (can eliminate a unit) 8-9: No Effect. *Japanese chooses Draw one Strategy Card. Remove from play if used as an event.

OC: 1 EC: 0

Message from Allies:
Play this against Shokaku in its move to Ulithi
142 7/3/2019 6:55:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Operations #32: 3 / Operation I-Go: Air Offensive
Acitvation: Any HQ. Logistic Value: 4 Conditions: Only air units may be activated. Air Shuttle: The Japanese gain a +1 die roll modification during air-naval combat if the battle is within 6 hexes of an inactive Japanese CV or CVL naval unit.

OC: 5 EC: 7

Message from Japanese:
Play as Ops to activate SS HQ for 5 units (3+2)

2812 (Clark Field): 14th Army moves to 2813 (Manila/Corregidor)
Japanese Resources are now at 13

3520 (Hollandia): CV Shokaku moves to 3615 (Ulithi)
3820 (Admiralty Islands): 7 AD moves to 3922 (Buna)
3814 (Guam): [23 AF] moves to 3520 (Hollandia)
2915 (Davao): CA Nachi moves to 4715 (Kwajalein) via strat. move

No combat.
No PBM.
141 7/3/2019 1:20:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Ok, per the Forager event text, flip one active air unit or air unit in a battle hex, Iíll flip the 23rd AF.

Post battle movement:

(N Carolina) returns to Funafuti
7th LRB returns to Espiritu Santo
Lexington to Efate
(Wasp) to Funafuti
(Mississippi) to Viti
Washington to Efate
(Northampton) to Efate
(10thLRB) to Viti

Over to you

140 7/2/2019 6:59:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Draw Extra Strategy card Message from Japanese:
Draw card for submarine reaction card.
139 7/2/2019 6:55:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message PBM

3615 (Ulithi): 2 AD moves to 2812 (Clark Field)
3814 (Guam): 1 AD moves to 3416 (Palau Islands)
4020 (Kavieng): 23 AF moves to 3814 (Guam)
3716 (Woleai): CV Junyo moves to 2915 (Davao)
3717: CV Soryu moves to 3813 (Saipan/Tinian)
3814 (Guam): 3 AD moves to 4017 (Truk)

138 7/2/2019 6:38:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Battle E results

Allied roll = 0 => x.25 = 7 points
Japan roll = 3 => x.5 = 40 points

Allies do no damage
Flip N. Carlolina and Enterprise for 28 points, then eliminate Enterprise for another 12 points (40 total)
137 7/2/2019 6:34:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

0
3


Message from Japanese:
Battle E die rolls

DR1: Allies = 28 points
DR2: Japan = 80 points

136 7/2/2019 6:31:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Battle D results

Allied roll = 8 => x1 = 4 points
Japan roll = 1 => .x25 = 7 points

No damage to either side
135 7/2/2019 6:29:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

8
1


Message from Japanese:
Battle D die rolls

DR1: Allies = 4 points
DR2: Japan = 28 points

134 7/2/2019 6:28:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Battle C results

Allied roll = 4 => x.5 = 11 points
Japan roll = 7 => x1 = 10 points

Japan flips Northampton
Allies flip 25 AF
133 7/2/2019 6:26:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

4
7


Message from Japanese:
Battle C die rolls

DR1: Allies = 21 points
DR2: Japan = 10 points
132 7/2/2019 6:24:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Battle B results

Allies roll 7 => x1 => 43 points
Japan rolls 6 => x1 => 24 points

Japan flips the Wasp and the Mississippi
Allies eliminate 21 AF and Kamikaze
131 7/2/2019 6:20:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

7
6


Message from Japanese:
Battle B die rolls

DR1: Allies = 43 points
DR2: Japan = 24 points


130 7/2/2019 6:18:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Battle A Results

Allies roll 9 => x1(critical) = 4 points
Japan rolls 2 => x.25 = 10 points
Allies must flip 26 AF
Japan flips 10 LRB
129 7/2/2019 6:14:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 2

9
2


Message from Japanese:
Battle A:

DR1: Allies = 4 points
DR2: Japan = 40 points

128 7/2/2019 6:12:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Sub misses. I'll draw a card at the end of combat.
127 7/2/2019 6:12:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

7


Message from Japanese:
Submarine die roll.
126 7/2/2019 6:11:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Play Strategy card as Event #36: 1 / Submarine Attack
Play during an offensive before the beginning of the combat phase against any active Allied naval units or against any active Allied naval unit, if no battle hexes were declared during the Offensive. On a die roll of: 0-4: Allies lose one naval step (Japanese choice; can eliminate a unit). 5-9: No Effect. Draw one Strategy Card.

OC: 3 EC: 0

Message from Japanese:
Play as event before resolving combat.
125 7/2/2019 6:11:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Message Intel roll was 5 => intercept
Activate CF HQ for 6 units

4017 (Truk): 23 AF moves to 4020 (Kavieng) => [BH-E]
3607 (Nagoya): 3 AD moves to 3814 (Guam) => [BH-E]
3706 (Tokyo): 1 AD moves to 3814 (Guam) => [BH-E]
3615 (Ulithi): CV Junyo moves to 3716 (Woleai) => [BH-E]
2915 (Davao): CV Soryu moves to 3717 => [BH-E]
2812 (Clark Field): 2 AD moves to 3615 (Ulithi) => [BH-E]


124 7/2/2019 5:18:00 PM Sep-Dec 1942 Japanese Die roll request Request: 10-sided die x 1

5


Message from Japanese:
Intel die roll:

EC = 5 +2 (AZOI) = 7
123 7/1/2019 11:20:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Ok, fixed the file

Switched N Carolina which will go to Truk with Northampton which will go to Guadalcanal
122 7/1/2019 11:12:00 AM Sep-Dec 1942 Allies Message Sorry, saved it to the T3 folder from my desktop

Ok, I'll go in and fix the battle markers in the VASSAL file and resave it. Let me look it over in case I got anything else wrong

Next 100 entries

Copyright 2005 Warhorse Simulations