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Grab for Russa - The Matrix Games version of East Front II

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Grab for Russa

By C. Kibler
Axis 15 - 7 - 11 Allies
Rating: 6.35 (22)
Games Played: 33
SM: 3
Turns: 24
Type: Stock
First Side: Axis
Second Side: Allies
Novgorod, 170km SSE of Leningrad: [Best played as Axis or against Human opponent] Escobedo's 2nd Company (II/269), after repulsing several counterattacks by the Soviet 848th Rifle Regiment, has been reinforced with the remainder of Ezparza's 269th Regiment, as well as elements of Vierno's 263rd. In an attempt to expand the bridgehead, Roman's II Battalion of the 269th has been instructed to move south along the east bank of the Volkov toward Russa, and, hopefully reach Sitno and Tigoda. Led by an assault section, the attack jumps off at noon. Meanwhile, 3rd Battalion of Vierno's 263rd Regiment is to maintain a secure grip on the bridgehead against possible counterattacks.
Player Voting Stats
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General Stymiest's ProfileGeneral Stymiest Slightly Pro Axis 3
Gaming Records
1st Side Player 2nd Side Player Result Score
Axis Tank Killer's Profile Tank Killer vs. Hughen Tanken de Tote Hughen Tanken de Tote's Profile Allies Axis Major Victory 36 6
Allies XLVIII Pz. Korp's Profile XLVIII Pz. Korp vs. Oberst Oberst's Profile Axis Draw 18 18
Allies leemac's Profile leemac vs. lambster33 lambster33's Profile Axis Draw 18 18
Axis H.v.F.'s Profile H.v.F. vs. Tank Killer Tank Killer's Profile Allies Draw 18 18
Axis Antoni Chmielowski's Profile Antoni Chmielowski vs. Laza Laza's Profile Allies Axis Major Loss 6 36
Reddog
Another example of how poor the Russian infantry was pre-43
Good Hunting,
Reddog
Charlie-66
Do not play this one with the Version 1.03 Assault rules on. With those rules it's an easy Allied win, and not worth playing.