And then someone showed interest. We played our first game of CoC. I was impressed, it gives a good flavour, gives you lots of hard choices, and has lots of support with campaigns, so no fear of powergaming.
Even the patrol phase was tense and fun. Here are a few pics from our game. We made lots of mistakes, rule wise and tactically. Like, I ended up dividing two of my gruppe before I realised the cost.
|The Fallschirmjaeger get an order to run as far as possible to the corner, and end up running way to far.|
|Germans and US Paratroopers engage amongst the hedges on the east edge of St. Du Mont.|
|The elite US pour on the hurt.|
|The bocage in the distance becomes a pain, splitting up a squad of Germans and making it difficult to move.|