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0723_01: The Bear Lashes Back_Alt - PzC 01 Smolensk '41

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0723_01: The Bear Lashes Back_Alt

By Michael Avanzini, Rick Bancroft (edited: Williams)
Germany 1 - 0 - 1 USSR
Rating: 8.1 (2)
Games Played: 2
SM: 6
Turns: 60
Type: Custom
First Side: Germany
Second Side: USSR
On the 20th July, Stavka reinforced Timoshenko's Western Front with armies from the newly formed Front of Army Reserves. Timoshenko was ordered to use these four new Armies and orchestrate a major counteroffensive aimed at destroying the German forces at Smolensk and rescuing the Soviet forces trapped there. With three operational groups, plus a fourth already defending near Yartsevo, he was to launch simultaneous attacks toward Smolensk and Dukhovshchina. Although this scenario simulates a Soviet counterattack, the Germans are still the first player and must meet their operational goals of reducing the pocket and advancing on Roslavl'. (83,300 sq km - 60 Turns, Explicit Supply)
Player Voting Stats
Member Balance Enjoyment
burroughs's Profileburroughs Well Balanced 10
typhoon's Profiletyphoon Moderately Pro Germany 9
Gaming Records
1st Side Player 2nd Side Player Result Score
Germany typhoon's Profile typhoon vs. Dirk Gross Dirk Gross's Profile USSR Germany Minor Victory 84 36
USSR burroughs's Profile burroughs vs. JRTXX JRTXX's Profile Germany USSR Major Victory 108 12
Definitely one of the best available in the title, representing an interesting moment and situation during the battle of Smolensk.