Axis and Allies 1941: Opening moves (5/19/2014)

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A lightning assault captures the Philippines for the Japanese Empire.

A new game session of Axis and Allies 1941 kicks off.  Will it be faster and more furious as  “1941” is known for?  We’ll document each powers’ strategy.   The war began on May 19th, 2014.

House rules allow deployment of reinforcements greater than IPC value of territory.

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Axis and Allies 1914: War and opening moves pt 1 (1/7/2014)

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Serbia is captured while Russia claims and controls Romania.

We return to World War I with a session Axis and Allies 1914
Kicking off the opening round with Austria-Hungary and Russia, we begin to see the world map develop.  The war kicked off on January 7, 2014.

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Axis and Allies 1941: Opening moves (7/21/2013)

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US armor liberate Alaska from Japanese occupation.

This is the first round opening moves for a game session of Axis and Allies 1941.  Experimenting with the format of the game session, it is slightly different from previous reports.  The war kicked off on July 21, 2013.

 

 

 

 

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Axis and Allies 1914: Opening moves round 1 (6/16/2013)

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The flashpoints of Albania, Serbia, Bulgaria, and Romania.

This is the first round game session for Axis and Allies 1914.   After the assassination of Franz Ferdinand in the Bosnian capital of Sarajevo, Austria-Hungary sees an opportunity to confront Serbia militarily.   The July Crisis consumes several nations under the shadows of war.  Ignoring the peaceful overtures from Serbia, Count Leopold Berchtold pushes for the invasion of Serbia.  He doesn’t consider the Russian Empire getting involved.

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Axis and Allies 1942: Opening moves round 1 (5/25/2013)

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A German sub lurks off the coast of Eastern United States.

This is first game session round of Axis and Allies 1942 Second Edition using updated IPC values as stated in rules update listed in its errata.   The war kicked off on May 25, 2013.

Round 1 USSR

The Soviet Union concedes it can’t equally protect all three industrial complex cities.  It must try to hold off the German invasion until allies can support their homeland defense.  Meanwhile, they decide they will take an offensive posture against the Japanese Empire.

IPC Board: RU 24, GE 41, UK 31, JA 24, US 42

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Axis and Allies Pacific 1940: Opening moves round 1 (3/12/2013)

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This is the first round moves for all powers during a game session of Axis and Allies Pacific 1940 Second Edition.   This war report kicked off on March 12, 2013.

— Round 1 Japan —
Japan kicks off the war planning to spread its military might like an octopus spreading its tentacles.

IPC board: JA 26, US 17, CH 12, UK 16, AZ 10

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Axis and Allies Europe 1940: Germany’s opening move (11/29/2012)

This is Germany’s opening move during a game session of Axis and Allies Europe 1940 Second Edition.  This war report kicked off on November 29, 2012.

— Round 1 Germany —

With its eyes on France, Germany has nefarious plans in the works for the Soviet Union.  It devising a plan to strike first, strike fast, and strike out the French legions and fleets.

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