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ChrisModelDad16 Oct 2011 4:40 a.m. PST

We both agreed a good old fashioned all infantry shootout would be a great end to a busy week at work, so we opted for a low point Infantry Aces game. After much scratching of heads, we worked out that Infantry Aces only really works if one is able to stitch together several games in the same evening. Now, this is entirely possible for any normal gamer, and indeed the guidelines for Infantry Aces indicate a game should be possible within an hour.

Battlefront's notes in Cassino gives some excellent tips on the merits of terrain placement and these were studiously applied in an attempt render a playable and realistic battlefield based in Normandy, June 1944.

Justin supplied the beers which Chris did his best to try and finish.

View the AAR:

Angel Barracks16 Oct 2011 4:50 a.m. PST

That is the prettiest and best presented AAR I have seen in a long time.

Two thumbs up:


Fall Rot16 Oct 2011 5:06 a.m. PST

Very nice! Thanks for sharing.


Tazman4968416 Oct 2011 6:19 a.m. PST

Wow! Well done and great terrain,figures and presentation all round! Huzzah!

Privateer4hire16 Oct 2011 6:29 a.m. PST

Amazing. That's the kind of table that would convince just about anyone at a convention or store to buy in to miniatures gaming.

recon3516 Oct 2011 8:12 a.m. PST

Great job on that aar. I fourth the compliments on the table. I'm inspired.

Mako1116 Oct 2011 2:24 p.m. PST

Excellent report, and great looking table, and minis.

Thanks for sharing.

indierockclimber17 Oct 2011 4:51 a.m. PST

Model Dads is the gold standard for AARs. Thanks guys!

Dameon17 Oct 2011 10:53 a.m. PST

It's not the style of AAR I prefer to read but, they really set the bar for presentation!

HammerHead17 Oct 2011 8:47 p.m. PST

stumbled on this great set -up love to get my acw on that table!!

79thPA Supporting Member of TMP18 Oct 2011 5:57 a.m. PST

Wow. Fantastic job all the way around!

Buckaroo18 Oct 2011 6:26 a.m. PST

that was awesome, you set the bar pretty high in the AAR department… lovely terrain and great looking minis too!

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