Bloody Ridge: Guadalcanal - September 12, 1942 - September 14, 1942

Pacific Theater By: JFKoski - Last update: 03/07/2012
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x5 x6 x5 x6
first You play first    

Historical Background:
Bloody Ridge consisted of a series of grassy ridges south of Henderson Field where Colonel "Red Mike" Edson had positioned his troops. The Japanese attack began with a bombardment....
Kawaguchi forces were defeated just short of their objective of Henderson Field.

Copied from the unclassified official scenario, "Bloody Ridge" by RBorg, and posted here to play Online. AARs can be posted at:
AARs: 92; Allies 58%

Axis Player [Japan]
-Take 5 Command cards.
-You move first.
Allied Player [United States Marine Corps]
-Take 5 Command cards.

Conditions of Victory:
6 Medals.
Two hills on Allied Baseline are Temporary Medal Objectives for Axis player.

Special Rules:
Imperial Japanese Army Command Rules (Nations 3).
US Marine Corps Command Rules (Nations 4). (New Editor allows "Gung Ho" Marine Corps rules to work for Online game.)

Please note that this scenario was not approved by Richard Borg or Days of Wonder, so you have to check yourself about playability, potential gaming issues, etc.

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