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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 18 April 2014 20:15
I played the second match with gonzalan.

Battle result :
Kellogs vs Gonzalan
Medals won : 7 - 4
Figures won : 26 - 18

A difficult scenario for allies. Thanks to gonzalan. We have played the return and he won 7 - 1 medals Embarassed
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 18 April 2014 21:24
Whoop! Whoop!
Well done, K-10!
Way to start this round off for the Axis! May there be 10 more K's (strikeouts, losses) for the Allies after your power start!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 18 April 2014 23:23
An allied victory Smile

Junior72 - Dugrim : 7-5 (20-22)

the replay :
http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/fr/battle/?id=41 050360

the screen with %

http://i58.servimg.com/u/f58/17/90/18/47/st_naz10.jpg


No return, dugrim run away, probably very disappointed by the terrible end for him (infiltration with gung-ho and 2 medals objective for me)...
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Sat, 19 April 2014 03:28
Quote:

I played the second match with gonzalan.

Battle result :
Kellogs vs Gonzalan
Medals won : 7 - 4
Figures won : 26 - 18

A difficult scenario for allies. Thanks to gonzalan. We have played the return and he won 7 - 1 medals


http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/en/battle/?id=41 045515

Well played by Kellogs_10 for his victory.

Started my push on my RIGHT, moved up looking to take out his BUNKER unit and then move on my LEFT to do the same and managed to do both.

At this point, probably would have been wiser to maybe pull back, NIGHT was at 3 and maybe try to force him to come out some or perhaps work on developing my CENTER troops....kept pushing forward and ENGINEERS did not perform to expectations....2-10 on both FLANKS and was a bit costly.

Maybe hold back the FLANKS after killing both BUNKER units and then maybe work on the DOUBLE OBJECTIVE on my LEFT, but K_10 played well and worked me down and last unit he killed for the VICTORY was the forward most CENTER unit.....none of which I ever got on the BEACH!!!

Well earned victory and thanks to JUNIOR72...he got one back for the good guys!!

DIce, my stats 1st:

INF 15-31, 48%....ARM 2-6, 33%....ART 1-2, 50%...OVERALL 18-39, 46%
INF 26-53, 49%....ARM 0-0, 0% ....ART 0-0, 0% ...OVERALL 26-53, 49%

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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Sat, 19 April 2014 16:21
JaParker vs GoekaWar 7-5
http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/en/battle/?id=41 060130
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Sat, 19 April 2014 16:43
CinC Jeronimon:

I am pleased to report an Axis victory at St. Nazaire.

Replay: http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/en/battle/?id=41 060130

JAParker vs. GoekaWar

JAParker 7 medals, 27 figures vs. GoekaWar 5 medals, 20 figures

Statistics (mine first):

Dice rolled 51-51

Hit percentages
Infantry 51-44 Armor NA-12 Artillery NA-NA Overall 53-39

Brief description: The Allies landed first on their right flank, then the center and finally on their left flank, aided by the darkness (LOS did not rise to 2 until Turn 7; after that 3 on Turn 11 and 4 on Turn 15, where it stayed for the balance of the game). They found most of their success on their left flank, where they did succeed in taking one of the town hexes as well as destroying several units, although they did meet with some limited success on their right as well. When the dust cleared, they had no surviving units on land on their right flank, one surviving unit on land in the center, and one surviving unit on land on their left flank (occupying one of the town hexes; the Axis had the other).

This was my first opportunity to play against GoekaWar. Thanks to him for a close, fun game!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Sat, 19 April 2014 17:33
Well done JAParker!!!!!!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Sun, 20 April 2014 23:11
Antoi (axis) 4-7 clorofila (allies)

http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/en/battle/?id=41 079753

Match stats: Antoi 29 figures won, 57 dice rolled, 51% hit rate. clorofila 23 figures won, 52 dice, 44% hit rate (55% vs inf, 30% vs armor).

I had a few crappy cards (3 Recons) but overall I can't complain at all: an Ambush that got me a medal, a Firefight, a Move Out and a Direct From HQ, among others. The key was that I managed to destroy Antoi's tanks, thus reducing his number of rolls: I ended up with 5 two-figure units and 2 one-figure units! Retreating those wounded units was also a success. Didn't manage to take any of the objectives, they are way too difficult except if you're going for the winning turn.
Very tough scenario for the allies, where a combination of dice and cards is essential to win. Behind Enemy Lines and Medics would be a true asset here.

Don't be discouraged, Anton. Each game is a brand new one and you'll get plenty of opportunities to smash the allied counterparts!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Mon, 21 April 2014 10:51
After a third loss in a row in a tournament I'm starting to second guess myself. Confused

Clorofila played a great match though, so losing against him is not that bad Cool It was some bad luck in the end where I only killed a few figures each time so Clorofila had time to retreat....
The destruction of my tanks where also a big loss. Maybe I should have protected them better.

Thanks André for the match!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Mon, 21 April 2014 16:18
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After a third loss in a row in a tournament I'm starting to second guess myself.

Antoi,

If that were the case, I would have to give up my playing card! Lost last 2 in PAC FRONT and first 2 in WEST FRONT!! Shocked

But, in all 4, I had fun playing and well....just didn't get the wins!! Except OVERALL as part of TEAM ALLIES and that is what we play for....we will just have to contribute in the last 8...sure we will....if not, maybe we can play in Rd 3 and then one of us will have a win after that! Laughing

Until then..only 1st guess yourself, much better than 2nd guessing yourself! Very Happy

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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Mon, 21 April 2014 22:06
Battle report

Raid on St. Nazare

Buidheo 7 medals, 21 figs vs. Quit2 4 medals 15 figs

The raid was successful! The Allies moved up the beach on the right and centre. Then the Germans finally woke up and pushed hard back on their left, almost driving the British back into the water with a couple of wounded German units but with all of the British against the water. When it looked bleakest (3(Allies) - 4(Axis)), the Allies played their thermonuclear card (BEL) and each unit killed off the singleton German unit and then ran into the medal towns. That card is a killer and without it, the British likely would have lost. Good job Wim!

      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 24 April 2014 23:07
Tank Commander vs Artimon

Result : 6 med Allied vs 7 med Axis / 23 figs vs 27 figs

The raid was very close to succeed. Until the last turn, TC could win. But the Odds have finaly decided to give me the victory. A bloody and tough battle

http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/fr/battle/?id=41 140801

Match return was more unbalanced giving a clear victory to TC on Axis side.

Thanks to TC for this nice match. Eric, that's a nice scenario indeed, enlighting an operation unknown by me until now. Thanks
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 25 April 2014 07:02
Well done Artimon!

3-3 now for the round.

Status update: due to camping and free days and vacationing and doing fun stuff, the match between gheintze and myself will not be played until the first weekend of may.

I will visit the internet infrequently, so: Good luck to all the Axis players! This round we will prevail.
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 25 April 2014 12:43
Artimon wrote on Thu, 24 April 2014 17:07

Tank Commander vs Artimon

Result : 6 med Allied vs 7 med Axis / 23 figs vs 27 figs

The raid was very close to succeed. Until the last turn, TC could win. But the Odds have finaly decided to give me the victory. A bloody and tough battle

http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/fr/battle/?id=41 140801

Match return was more unbalanced giving a clear victory to TC on Axis side.

Thanks to TC for this nice match. Eric, that's a nice scenario indeed, enlighting an operation unknown by me until now. Thanks



Thank you Artimon. You played very well and this was a very close game. I had two chances of getting that final medal on my last turn and then a 50% chance of getting another turn. Good luck the rest of the way my friend.

If our side can eak out a few more wins in this round I shall be pleased.
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 25 April 2014 20:56
tank commander wrote on Fri, 25 April 2014 13:43

If our side can eak out a few more wins in this round I shall be pleased.


Huzzah! Well done Artimon!
TC, close try! I'm pulling for at least a 7-4 for my Axis comrades!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 25 April 2014 21:04
Jeronimon wrote on Fri, 25 April 2014 08:02



Status update: due to camping and free days and vacationing and doing fun stuff, the match between gheintze and myself will not be played until the first weekend of may.


And it looks like I won't be able to play Michele until he gets from his American adventure on the 5th. Will that be okay?
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 25 April 2014 21:36
Iron Gut Heath écrit le Fri, 25 April 2014 20:56

tank commander wrote on Fri, 25 April 2014 13:43

If our side can eak out a few more wins in this round I shall be pleased.


Huzzah! Well done Artimon!
TC, close try! I'm pulling for at least a 7-4 for my Axis comrades!



Don't worry IGH, there's no emergency to play the matchs. We play when we can. The only important thing is to inform the others ones about the scheduled planning when the match cannot be played quickly (for any reason ... all reason are good enough as life is prevailing on the game Smile ).

Good luck for your match
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Mon, 28 April 2014 15:01
Another Axis Victory against our revered creator, LooneyLlama Smile

Quick battle, 16 turns. Sun was up on the 7th, which didn't help Eric.

The main fact here was the battle on Allies left flank. I decided beforehand to attack there if I had cards to do it, seeing it as the allied weak spot.
Fortunately, I had them and had been able to push quickly and hard on this flank.
Eric lacked cards to efficiently defend his troops, despite a BEL that gave me goose bumps Confused watching him conquer the 2 hexes of the objective town, and coming in close contact with a 1 fig and a 2 fig inf, and the Axis right 2 fig armor... It was potentially 3 medals more if he had the cards. Fortunately, he didn't Smile
He then made a push on his right (very well prepared), but it was too late and I gained my 7th medal shortly after.

Very nice match with Eric as usual Smile.

Good luck for the last match to play Axis !

http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/fr/battle/?id=41 187968

http://i58.servimg.com/u/f58/18/29/80/27/looney10.jpg
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Mon, 28 April 2014 22:13
Droopy007 wrote on Mon, 28 April 2014 16:01

Another Axis Victory against our revered creator, LooneyLlama Smile



Droopy, Droopy, he's our man!
If he can't do it...BUT HE DID!

Well done, Droopy!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Tue, 29 April 2014 00:41
If the last round 2 match is delayed we can start round 3 and go back later to pick it up. I'm not sure who is left. Let me know. Wim, you can set the lineups on the other thread. I will post the next scenario after I find out about the last round 2 one. Then you and T.C. can decide on reserve units.
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Tue, 29 April 2014 02:04
AL - AX
Buidheo vs Quit2
Clorofila vs Antoi
gheintze vs Jeronimon (still to be)
Goekawar vs JAParker
Gonzalan vs Kellogs_10
Jaykay2010 vs Vercingetorix1302 (still to be)
Junior vs Dugrim
LooneyLlama vs Droopy007
Lucky91 vs JJ's Juggernaut (still to be)
Michelecannone vs Iron Gut Heath (still to be)
Tank commander vs Artimon

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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Tue, 29 April 2014 02:17
Looks like there are still 4 matches to be played, not just two, with the Axis currently holding a 4-3 edge.

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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Tue, 29 April 2014 06:42
It looks like Michele is delightfully AWOL in America until at least the 4th. And our CinC is on leave until that time as well. I'm fine picking up my match sometime when Michele is ready, but I'd prefer not proceed to round 3 until General Jero returns.
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Tue, 29 April 2014 10:12
LooneyLlama wrote on Tue, 29 April 2014 00:41

If the last round 2 match is delayed we can start round 3 and go back later to pick it up. I'm not sure who is left. Let me know. Wim, you can set the lineups on the other thread. I will post the next scenario after I find out about the last round 2 one. Then you and T.C. can decide on reserve units.

Do you want me to do lineups instead of Jeroen?
Or is there another Wim around?

With 4 games still to be played, I think we can wait. It's not like we're in a hurry.
Jeroen will be back by the end of the weekend I believe.
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Tue, 29 April 2014 13:39
Or is there another Wim around?

There is. Laughing
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Tue, 29 April 2014 19:04
My bad. For some reason I put Wim instead of Jeroen. I must have Wim on the brain. Anyway, we will wait until all matches are completed.
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 01 May 2014 23:42
JJs Juggernaut vs lucky91 6-7 27/29 figs
. 66/63 dice
. 41%/46% hit rate

a very close game. A lucky last dice has made the little difference.

Josiah would have won the next turn.
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 02 May 2014 03:53
It was a very good game vs Luc, but in the end I made a mistake,(I thought a I fig unit had no way to be shot because of close combat restrictions, but there was one hex that could make the shot) and my astute opponent seized the opportunity to snatch the game from the Axis maw. The dice and cards seemed about even. A very good game and thanks to my opponent.
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 02 May 2014 11:34
lucky91 wrote on Thu, 01 May 2014 17:42

JJs Juggernaut vs lucky91 6-7 27/29 figs
. 66/63 dice
. 41%/46% hit rate

a very close game. A lucky last dice has made the little difference.

Josiah would have won the next turn.



and the link to that battle:

http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/en/battle/?id=41 249438#replay:turn=1
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Wed, 07 May 2014 23:13
Battle report

VCX1302 (Axis) 7 medals 27 figures
Jaykay (Allies) 5 medals 22 figures

We fougth a tense battle. We got tied at 4 medals each and then we both came close to finishing the game. We both ended the battle with single figure units. My lone infantry held the water reservoir, thus saving 2 medals which would have won the match for Jaykay.

Thanks for the match and thanks (again) to LooneyLlame for another great scenario!

Enjoy your games!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 08 May 2014 06:52
Good work VCX1302! Cool

The Axis creeps ahead a point, can we extend this lead (or even get even for the first round?)

Let's see!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 08 May 2014 08:27
Bravo VCX! Well defended!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 08 May 2014 13:40
This was a great scenario Eric !

Only let down by the short number of medals req'd to win ! lol

Wink

I would so love to play this with a 10 medal count


Jim
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 08 May 2014 14:57
Jim,

I thought about making it more medals. I would have needed a few more units on each side. The depth of the board is a little short for a 10 medal scenario with 2 rows of ocean hexes, so I left it as is. I do have scenarios coming up with 10 medals! Stay tuned.

Eric
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 08 May 2014 20:48
Yet another lucky Allied Victory Smile

Michelecannone vs IGH 7:5 (figures: 25:22)

Replay:
http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/en/battle/?id=41 349457

We made a rematch and I won 7:4
Replay:
http://www.daysofwonder.com/memoir44-online/en/battle/?id=41 349854

http://i61.tinypic.com/6zymjd.jpg

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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 08 May 2014 20:50
I managed another victory for the Axis and won over Geoff 7-4

Geoff started out with an attack in the middle section: attack, inf Assaul, inf Assault, an attack, a probe and a move out. I retreated my forward infantries and moved my tanks forward. Geoff managed to kill two infanties but I got four shooting across the water with my tanks. I did have two armor units and one infantry with only one figure and I had left Normandy dock so lost my medal.. But the score was 2-4 in my favor and I could run back ingot the medal town (only I had no cards in the middle)

Geoff the attacked on the water station Pump flank and killed an infantry, I was hoping to put my Close Assault to good use by moving my men forward, but Geoff flagged them back so in the end i did not get to use it. I got one infantry but Geoff got another on that flank too, so the score was 4-5. Using an armor assault to move my tanks into position (and ingot the medal town) without any shooting began the endgame.

Geoff's pincer move failed to kill a unit: one shot at the one figure armor unit and four dice for the inf unit in the water pump station. I then retaliated by throwing 5 dice on a lonely inf man and managed 1 hit for the win! Percentages: Geoff 54% me 44%

Replay


Rematch was won by Geoff with a 7-5 score

The games were a pleasure as always, Geoff


And Michelle has taken IGH with 7-5 thus the round ends 6-5 for the Axis but the overall score is 12-10 for the Allies!

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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Thu, 08 May 2014 21:17
And the score after round 2:

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/30626174/M44%20Stuff/WestourRound2.png


I do not have any Pro German postcards left I think, and not a lot of time today.
So not a long story nor a lesson in history.

Just a quick snapshot of a German Soldier Wink :

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/30626174/M44%20Stuff/LegoGerman.jpg
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 09 May 2014 19:35
michelecannone wrote on Thu, 08 May 2014 21:48

Yet another lucky Allied Victory Smile

Michelecannone vs IGH 7:5 (figures: 25:22)




Well fought Michele! Intense battle for the Normandie Docks! That set of rolls with 6/7 hits in turn 15 to take out my inf and armor near the U-boat Dock was the game clincher for you! If only visibility had come up and I could have used my barrage!

You chose well turn by turn, steady attack, and a little Las Vegas dice luck rubbed off on you.

An honor and pleasure to meet you in battle!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 09 May 2014 19:37
Way to take the final win of the round General Jero!

Well fought in round 2 Axis comrades!
      
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Re:Western Front Tournament Results Fri, 09 May 2014 19:47
Iron Gut Heath wrote on Fri, 09 May 2014 19:35

michelecannone wrote on Thu, 08 May 2014 21:48

Yet another lucky Allied Victory Smile

Michelecannone vs IGH 7:5 (figures: 25:22)




Well fought Michele! Intense battle for the Normandie Docks! That set of rolls with 6/7 hits in turn 15 to take out my inf and armor near the U-boat Dock was the game clincher for you! If only visibility had come up and I could have used my barrage!

You chose well turn by turn, steady attack, and a little Las Vegas dice luck rubbed off on you.

An honor and pleasure to meet you in battle!



What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas Smile Smile
      
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