Warhorse Simulations

Automated Card Tracking System: Home

Barbarossa to Berlin: Doug/ForrestVPP 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

View game card play report

Next 100 entries

Entry # Time Turn Player Title Entry
133 9/20/2021 4:02:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Play Strategy card as Operations #7: 5 / Hedgehogs
Place 3x lvl1 Trench markers in Full Supply spaces w Ge Armies in Su. All GE units in Su may use no retreat option this turn.

Message from Axis:
T4AX6, As ops

1. M Derna. 2xITSCU to SidiSul.
2. M Michili. PzAA stack to HellFire Pass. Between these 2 moves both Bir Hacheim and Gazala become Axis.
3. M Gazala. RO3 and RO4 take Odessa.
4. M Pinsk. GE2 to Gomel.
5. M Orsha Mog. GE9 and 18 to Ros Yelna.
132 9/20/2021 2:47:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Message Staying alive...
131 9/20/2021 1:42:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Message How can I pound you if you move away :)? Off for a bit.
130 9/20/2021 1:37:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #15: 3 / Casablanca
Treat all Neutral spaces as Allied for VP purposes. PREREQ: May play if Allies control Oran & Algiers, or Syracusa, & there are no Axis controlled spaces in Libya or Egypt. (Subtract 1 VP for each currently neutral VP space.)

Message from Allied:
T4AL5, ops

M Hellfire: BRc to Buq-Buq
M Bir Hacheim: DES, 2 x CWc to Mersa Matruh
M Odessa: CauF, SUa to Dnep, SUa to Kirovograd
129 9/20/2021 1:27:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Change Victory Points +1: from 11 to 12
Message from Axis:
Tobruk.
128 9/20/2021 1:27:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Message Yes. ItMech takes Tobruk. Trench eliminated. The 2 Itscus stay.
127 9/20/2021 1:25:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Message Advance?
126 9/20/2021 1:25:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Message 1/0

Retreat to Hellfire Pass
125 9/20/2021 1:22:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

1
1


Message from Allied:
Gazala

4s vs 2s
124 9/20/2021 1:20:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Play Strategy card as Operations #9: 4 / Hitler Takes Command
Allow play of Totaler Krieg, Fall Blau, Zitadelle, Wacht am Rhein events. Prevents play of PzG Guderian. +2DRM to the Axis Order rolls.

Message from Axis:
As second risk but as ops.

1. M Agedabia. PzAA stack to Mechili.
2 & 3. M Yassi. RO3 to Galatz, GE 11 to Kishinev via Vinnitsa.
4. C Derna on Gazala. 4s to 2s. Please resolve. no cc's.
123 9/20/2021 12:35:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Message T4AL4, one ops

M Gomel: CenF to Chernigov, SouF to Poltava
122 9/20/2021 12:24:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Change Victory Points +1: from 10 to 11
Message from Axis:
Kiev.
121 9/20/2021 12:24:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Message Flip GE17 and all 3 advance into Kiev.
120 9/20/2021 12:21:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Message 6/4

WesF to EB repl with SUa (9,0)
SHa, SUa to Poltava, SUa to Kremenchug

Your losses and advance?
119 9/20/2021 12:13:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

6
3


Message from Allied:
Kiev

12L vs 9L
118 9/20/2021 11:12:00 AM Winter 1942 Axis Message My move:

1. M Benghazi stack to Derna.
2. M Smolensk. 2pz and 4pz to Zhitomir.
3. M Vitebsk. GE4 to Smolensk.
4. C Zhitomir on Kiev. 12-14L (urban) vs 9L. No cc's, please resolve.
117 9/20/2021 11:10:00 AM Winter 1942 Axis Play Strategy card as Operations #6: 4 / Panzer Refit
Flip any 3 reduced strength Pz units (Army or corps) to their unreduced sides. No space containing an affected Pz unit may be activated this round. PREREQ: May not be played during Spring Thaw.

Message from Axis:
T4AX4, as just ops.

I thought that might happen but figured you were off to such a fast start in Africa that I had to try. But also figured I would need to blast through somewhere why not Kiev?
116 9/18/2021 5:28:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #7: 5 / Industrial Evacuation
May not be played if Moscow has ever been occupied by an Axis unit.

Message from Allied:
T4AL3, event

TKa on turn eight, eight cards at the beginning of turn 12

M Derna: CWc to Bir Hacheim
M Mechilli: BRc to Gazala, DES, CWc to Bir Hachiem
M Poltava: WesF, SUa, SHa to Kiev
M Dnep: StalF, SHa to Kirovograd, SUa to Cherkassi
M Nikipol: CauF, 2 x SUa to Odessa
115 9/18/2021 3:28:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Play Strategy card as Ops/Event #3: 2 / OKH Conference
Allow play of Taifun w/o VP penalty.

Message from Axis:
T4AL3, As event/ops.

1. M Tripoli. PzAA, pzscu and ssscu to Agedabia.
2. M El Ag: ItMech, 2xItscus to Benghazi.
114 9/18/2021 3:24:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #6: 4 / FDR Declares War
Maybe played after Summer 41. US Enters the war. Allow play of US Build-Up.

NOTE: US enters the war. Total War cards will be added at the end of Fall 1942.

Message from Allied:
Saw that one coming...

T4AL2, event

Pearl Harbor...
113 9/18/2021 2:38:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Play Strategy card as Strategic Redeployment #25: 4 / Stuka
All Ge attack vs. Su get +1 DRM this round. PREREQ: Maybe played in Summer/Fall 1941-43 only.

Message from Axis:
T4AX2 As SR

From Warsaw: pzscu and sspzscu to Tripoli. 2xpzscu from rb, one to Ruhr and one to Warsaw (3,0).
112 9/18/2021 1:31:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #3: 2 / Stavka
Cancels any Soviet Orders for this turn

Message from Allied:
T4AL1, event

SF markers removed...

M Poltava: SouF to Gomel
M Kharkov: WesF to Poltava
111 9/18/2021 1:24:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Play Strategy card as Event #21: 5 / Herkules
Place an Axis control marker on Malta. May trace full supply by sea to Tripoli/Tunis. PREREQ: May not be played if Allied units are in Benghazi or Algiers.

Message from Axis:
T3AX1, As event.

Doubling down on Africa.
110 9/18/2021 1:23:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Message SFs on Pskov, Vyazma and Gomel.
109 9/18/2021 1:23:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Message None and SF
108 9/18/2021 1:22:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

3
6


Message from Allied:
MO's - AX/AL
107 9/18/2021 1:21:00 PM Winter 1942 Axis Draw Strategy cards Drew 6 to replenish hand to 7 cards.
106 9/18/2021 1:20:00 PM Winter 1942 Allied Draw Strategy cards Drew 6 to replenish hand to 7 cards.
105 9/18/2021 1:20:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied End Turn
104 9/18/2021 1:15:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Message I think after my RPs, I am 100% healthy. Make (GE11), (GE1) and (GE7) whole. If (Itmech) needs repairing, that's the minor allies.

I am keeping my last card, go ahead and flip turn when ready.
103 9/17/2021 4:47:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message No prob, it's a game for fun and interest and it is both..

102 9/17/2021 4:43:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Message I will play RPs this evening.
101 9/17/2021 4:42:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Message Yes, sorry about the delay. I got distracted.
100 9/16/2021 11:41:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message Do you want to keep going?

99 9/6/2021 3:35:00 AM Fall 1941 Allied Message SUa at (9,0)

Keep last card
98 9/6/2021 3:33:00 AM Fall 1941 Allied Message BRc Basra to RB (2,0)
SUa RB to Moscow

After RP's in both cases.
97 9/6/2021 3:31:00 AM Fall 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Strategic Redeployment #17: 2 / Zhukov
"+1DRM" for Su Offensive or Def fire.

Message from Allied:
96 9/6/2021 3:31:00 AM Fall 1941 Allied Return Strategy card to hand #17: 2 / Zhukov

Message from Allied:
I need to play this card don't I. I have myself pretty confused right now.

95 9/5/2021 5:50:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message I'll do my AL6 exactly as before, so on to the next turn...
94 9/5/2021 5:49:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Discard Strategy card Message from Allied:
93 9/5/2021 5:29:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Event #16: 5 / Speer
Allow play of 5th Pz & 6th SS Pz A & Final Production Surge event. PREREQ: May not play after Totaler Krieg.

Message from Axis:
I was going to write you but you realized.

T3AX6 As Event.

I will keep my last card which you know is not a cc.
92 9/5/2021 4:51:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Return Strategy card to hand #17: 2 / Zhukov

Message from Allied:
91 9/5/2021 4:50:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message Well, I am way ahead of things, we still have an action phase left. Keep my things the way they are barring changes from your play. I will put the discard back...
90 9/5/2021 4:47:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message Oh, and the PZc goes to the RB, so (5,0)
89 9/5/2021 4:38:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message And a slight change on RP's, forgot the front in Moscow was flipped. Only build two SUa (10,0) and flip NWF.
88 9/5/2021 4:35:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message Ah....make that Dnep ;-)
87 9/5/2021 4:35:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message T1 Kharkov
86 9/5/2021 4:34:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

1


Message from Allied:
Trench roll Kharkov
85 9/5/2021 4:34:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Discard Strategy card Message from Allied:
84 9/5/2021 4:34:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Operations #10: 2 / NKVD Boosts Morale
"+1 DRM" for defending Soviet Units.

Message from Allied:
T3AL6, ops

M Dnep: Dig
M Sevastopol: SUa to Nikipol

For RP's, build WesF in Kharkov, 3xSUa in RB (11,0) and flip the BRc in Basra

Discard one card and keep the other...
83 9/5/2021 4:22:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Replacement Points #1: 5 / Barbarossa
Axis places 5 Combat markers in any axis ocupied spaces (include. Multi-nationality spaces). +1 DRM for all Ge attack vs. Su this round. Cancels Su Trench No Retreat option & Def 1R effect for entire turn. PREREQ: Play on Turn 1 only. May not play if Von Paulus Pause has been played.

Replacement points: GE: 4, AX: 2

Message from Axis:
T3, AX5
As RPs as well.
82 9/5/2021 4:12:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Replacement Points #23: 4 / Clearing the Scheldt
Allows Allied use of Antwerp supply PREREQ: May play if the Allies control Antwerp.

Replacement points: BR: 2, US: 2, SU: 4

Message from Allied:
T3AL4, RP's

PZc from Buerat to EB
81 9/5/2021 1:59:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Event #22: 4 / German Reinforcements
Place PzAA at Tripoli. Remove 1 supplied Pz Corps in Libya/Egypt to RB.

Message from Axis:
You are right, should be AX4.

T3AX4, As GE Reinforcements.
80 9/5/2021 12:49:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Operations #18: 2 / T-34
"+1DRM" for Su Offensive or Def fire w Mech unit.

Message from Allied:
T3AX3, ops

M Stalino: CauF to Nikopol
M Kharkov: SHa to Poltava
79 9/5/2021 12:46:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message I think we are one action phase ahead -- mine should have been AL2 and your AX3
78 9/5/2021 12:30:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message I don't think they have to be full strength, so from Alex and Cairo...
77 9/5/2021 12:27:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Event #17: 2 / Bonzai!
Allied player removes 2x CW corps from the map, RB, or Elim unit box, in that order. PREREQ: Play after Fall 41.

Message from Axis:
T3, AL4 As event.
76 9/5/2021 12:01:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #13: 3 / Siberians
Place 1st-5th Shock Armies on the map as if they were LCUs PREREQ: Play after Sorge.

Message from Allied:
T3AL3, ops/event

2xSHa to Moscow and one each to Lenn, Kharkov, Dnep

M Moscow: SHa to Rzhev, SHa to Vyazma
M Lenn: SHa to Pskov
M Armavir: CauF to Stalino
75 9/4/2021 4:14:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Message (4,0) pzscu in RB.
74 9/4/2021 4:14:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Strategic Redeployment #15: 3 / Wolfpacks
Allied hand size reduced by 2 for the next draw phase. PREREQ: May not be played after ASW Victory.

Message from Axis:
T3, AX2 as SR.

SR sspzscu and pzscu to Warsaw.
SR Itscu to Tarhuna.
73 9/4/2021 1:38:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message T1 Moscow
72 9/4/2021 1:38:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 1

3


Message from Allied:
Moscow trench roll
71 9/4/2021 1:38:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Message For five ops...

Moscow digs
M Tobruk: CWc to Derna
M Buq Buq: DES, CWc, BRc to Mechili
M Vinnitsa: SUa to Chernigov
M Odessa: SUa to Poltava

70 9/4/2021 1:26:00 PM Fall 1941 Axis Message 25 4 / Stuka
All Ge attack vs. Su get +1 DRM this round. PREREQ: Maybe played in Summer/Fall 1941-43 only.

16 5 / Speer
Allow play of 5th Pz & 6th SS Pz A & Final Production Surge event. PREREQ: May not play after Totaler Krieg.

15 3 / Wolfpacks
Allied hand size reduced by 2 for the next draw phase. PREREQ: May not be played after ASW Victory.

17 2 / Bonzai!
Allied player removes 2x CW corps from the map, RB, or Elim unit box, in that order. PREREQ: Play after Fall 41.

22 4 / German Reinforcements
Place PzAA at Tripoli. Remove 1 supplied Pz Corps in Libya/Egypt to RB.

1 5 / Barbarossa
Axis places 5 Combat markers in any axis ocupied spaces (include. Multi-nationality spaces). +1 DRM for all Ge attack vs. Su this round. Cancels Su Trench No Retreat option & Def 1R effect for entire turn. PREREQ: Play on Turn 1 only. May not play if Von Paulus Pause has been played.

23 4 / Axis Satellites [PLAYED]
IT8A ==> Odessa, HU 2A ==> Kiev. PREREQ: May play if Axis controls Kiev & Odessa in Supply.
69 9/4/2021 1:24:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Ops/Event #25: 5 / Enigma
The Axis player must show the Allied player his hand. PREREQ: May not be played if Allies control any space in Greater Germany. May not play during Spring Thaw.

Message from Allied:
T3AL1, event

Guess I will take a look at your cards...
68 9/4/2021 1:23:00 PM Fall 1941 Allied Draw Strategy cards Drew 6 to replenish hand to 7 cards.
67 9/4/2021 11:17:00 AM Fall 1941 Axis Message More than prepared to die to the last Italian...
66 9/4/2021 11:16:00 AM Fall 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Operations #23: 4 / Axis Satellites
IT8A ==> Odessa, HU 2A ==> Kiev. PREREQ: May play if Axis controls Kiev & Odessa in Supply.

Message from Axis:
AX1, As ops. All in Africa. Almost forgot LS.

1. M Pzscu to Buerat.
2&3. M 2xItscu to ElAl.
4. M It mech to El Al.

65 9/4/2021 11:07:00 AM Fall 1941 Axis Message None for Axis, Stalin Orders.

Please put Stand Fasts on Rzhev, Vyazma and Gomel.
64 9/4/2021 11:05:00 AM Fall 1941 Axis Die roll request Request: 6-sided die x 2

2
4


Message from Axis:
MOs

Axis.
Allied.
63 9/4/2021 11:04:00 AM Fall 1941 Axis Draw Strategy cards Drew 5 to replenish hand to 7 cards.
62 9/4/2021 11:02:00 AM Summer 1941 Axis End Turn
61 9/4/2021 11:02:00 AM Summer 1941 Axis Message I'm keeping 2 cards.
60 9/4/2021 11:01:00 AM Summer 1941 Axis Message Axis RPS:

Fix (3pz), (GE4), (GE18) and (GE2)
Fit (ItMech).
59 9/4/2021 11:00:00 AM Summer 1941 Axis Discard Strategy card Message from Axis:
58 9/4/2021 11:00:00 AM Summer 1941 Axis Message I might have liked "Plan A" better... lol :).
57 9/3/2021 1:37:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Change Victory Points +1: from 9 to 10
Message from Allied:
For busted MO
56 9/3/2021 1:37:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Message Actually, now...

M Alexandria: DES to Buq Buq and give up the VP

55 9/3/2021 1:34:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Message You are correct -- I will instead attack Hellfire Pass at 3s vs 3s
54 9/2/2021 8:17:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Message I think Sidi Sul is and starts Allied. I will look up tomorrow am but it is in Egypt.
53 9/2/2021 8:00:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Message Keep my last card
52 9/2/2021 7:57:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Operations #20: 2 / Paradrop
"+1DRM" for Offensive fire. Maybe used once per turn only.

Message from Allied:
T2AL6, ops

M Buq Buq be-Buq: BRc to Sidi Sul and back for W.AL MO
M Kiev: SUa to Nikopol, VorF to Chernigov

Couple SUa are attrited. Dark for the night...
51 9/2/2021 6:12:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Message On the (GE) armies in France, I put (1) in Calais. I put (7) in Reims rather than Paris.

Both to give a potential counterattack platform but also I think the Belfort, Metz, Reims, Calais area is harder to attack into if in LS from Normandy and closer to what little troops Germany has left.
50 9/2/2021 5:35:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Ops/Event #12: 3 / Nordlicht
Axis units may attack Leningrad. Axis unit may only attack Leningrad this round. PREREQ: May not be played during Spring Thaw.

Message from Axis:
T2AL6, As event/ops.

1. M Benghazi itscu to Gazala.
2. M Courland. 4pz to Smolensk via Riga.
3. M Kovel. GE6 to Bobruisk.
49 9/2/2021 4:45:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Message Need to think, off for a bit.
48 9/2/2021 4:45:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Message Africa is an interesting theater. I've seen it played a lot of ways and still don't know which is best...
47 9/2/2021 4:43:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Message Curses..my fiendish plan up in smoke...
46 9/2/2021 4:40:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #5: 4 / British Reinforcements
Place Desert Army ==> Alexandria, Cairo, or Basra. Place 1 CW Corps ==> RB. Allows play of Br8A(21) on any following turn.

Message from Allied:
T2AL5, event

Not waiting for this one either!

Deserst Army to Alexandria
45 9/2/2021 4:37:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Event #24: 3 / German Reinforcements
Place 1 PzC & 1 SS PzC ==> RB

Message from Axis:
T2AX5, As GE Reinf.
44 9/2/2021 4:26:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #14: 5 / Lend-Lease
Allow play of Su Mech Fronts (31,37,39) on any later turn.

Message from Allied:
T2AL4, event

Not waiting until turn 15 for this card again!
43 9/2/2021 4:25:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Play Strategy card as Replacement Points #14: 5 / Fall Blau
Axis places 5 Combat markers in any axis ocupied spaces (include. Multi-nationality spaces). +1DRM for all attack vs. Su this round. Allows Axis attack Stalingrad, Maikop, Armavir. PREREQ: May play after Hitler Takes Command.

Replacement points: GE: 4, AX: 2

Message from Axis:
T2, AX4 As RP

First time ever...
42 9/2/2021 4:23:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #11: 3 / Sorge
May place move/combat marker on 2 Soviet spaces. Allow play of Siberians

Message from Allied:
T2AL3,event

For the two activations...

M Rzhev: (NWF) to Moscow
M Moscow: DonF to Rzhev, StepF to Vyazma
41 9/2/2021 4:12:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Message T2, AX3 Second One ops.

M Tarnow. (2) to Pinsk, 17 to Zhitomir.

Back to our regularly scheduled war...
40 9/2/2021 4:08:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Event #2: 4 / Soviet Reinforcements
Place Don, Stalingrad, Steppe, & Voronezh Fronts. Place 4x Armies ==> RB

Message from Allied:
Oops! Need to play the card!
39 9/2/2021 4:07:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Message I think the worst part of VPP is the dble-one ops


T2AL2, event

4xSUa to RB (8,0)

DonF, StepF to Moscow
VorF to Kiev
StalF to Dnep
38 9/2/2021 3:56:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Message Yes. I misread it.
37 9/2/2021 3:54:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Message Is it (18) to Orsha-Mogilev?
36 9/2/2021 2:13:00 PM Summer 1941 Axis Message T2, AX2 As my first one-op.

M Kaunus. GE16 to VL. (16) to Orsha Mog.
35 9/2/2021 1:15:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Play Strategy card as Operations #16: 5 / Sledgehammer
Beach head: Allied A-B,D. [Br1A], 2x US Corps. PREREQ: Play after US Build-Up. May not play after Torch.

Message from Allied:
No prob on delay...

T2AL1, ops

M Riga:(NWF) to Rzhev, SUa to Luga
M Rzhev: ResF to Vyazma
M Kiev: SWF to Bryansk
M Zhitomir: SUa to Kiev
M Kshinev: SouF to Poltava
34 9/2/2021 12:55:00 PM Summer 1941 Allied Message Another terrible AX roll...

2/4
Flip PZ3

Next 100 entries

Copyright 2005 Warhorse Simulations