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Offline BillK

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Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #15 on: July 20, 2019, 10:29:58 PM »
Wonderful looking game. Especially love the random fog and friction of...

"I spoke to him once in English and we got penalized with a Stuka attack which brewed up a Vickers light tank."

Cheers,
Bill

Offline flatpack

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  • Hiding in the shed
Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #16 on: July 23, 2019, 09:32:09 PM »
There you are singing the praises of the great has.been.
His mind works in mysterious ways.
Flatpack

Offline has.been

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Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #17 on: July 24, 2019, 10:27:06 AM »
Hey I can bring forth lots of witnesses (mainly management) who will swear on oath
that my mind doesn't work at all!

Offline flatpack

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  • Hiding in the shed
Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #18 on: August 13, 2019, 08:36:46 AM »
Just built more German recon for this period.
Just need to paint them up now.
All plastic figures.







Tried to vary the poses, with figure swaps and head swaps.

Offline vodkafan

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Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #19 on: August 13, 2019, 09:41:45 AM »
Excellent reinforcements!
I am going to build a wargames army, a big beautiful wargames army, and Mexico is going to pay for it.

2019 Painting Challenge :
figures bought: 387
figures painted: 45
6 vehicles painted
4 terrain pieces scratchbuilt

Offline SABOT

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  • " Keep Loading !"
Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #20 on: August 13, 2019, 11:30:23 AM »
Terrific report and am liking the reinforcements too. 👍
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Offline has.been

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Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #21 on: August 17, 2019, 08:21:56 PM »
Excellent stuff Bob. Now if we could just get a Steve McQueen figure & some barbed wire.

Offline flatpack

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  • Hiding in the shed
Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #22 on: August 17, 2019, 08:47:14 PM »
Don’t jump the fence you fool.

Offline has.been

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Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #23 on: August 18, 2019, 07:20:59 AM »
A 'cooler' reply to that would make me 'King'!

Offline warburton

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Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #24 on: August 19, 2019, 02:29:07 AM »
Fantastic looking game--well done :)

Offline flatpack

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  • Hiding in the shed
Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #25 on: August 19, 2019, 04:35:32 PM »
Many thanks, it was great fun, as it was “old school” gaming. Not too much stressing.

Offline has.been

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Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #26 on: August 19, 2019, 06:29:17 PM »
Agreed. stressing is for real life, not for a relaxing hobby.

Offline BillK

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Re: Rapid fire - Fall of France 1940, allied victory
« Reply #27 on: August 19, 2019, 11:43:43 PM »
Wonderful scenario, layout, AAR, and pics.
Thanks