Help support TMP


"VaS Age of Dreadnoughts Turn key" Topic


3 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.


Back to the Naval Gaming 1898-1929 Message Board


445 hits since 18 Oct 2012
©1994-2014 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Matt Finish Inactive Member18 Oct 2012 9:57 a.m. PST

I confess to being baffled by the turn key provided with this game,in the review by "deepfriedhappymice" in the New Rules Directory it states "a rating of 3 allows a ship to make a 90 degree turn" All ships have this rating btw. When I fiddle with this key a rating of 3 always ends up with a 180 degree turn! no matter which way I place the key. Now it may well be me being a thicko but if there are any players of this game out there pleease help me out. Thanks.

Dexter Ward19 Oct 2012 2:54 a.m. PST

As I recall, the turn key has 3 angles round its edges for turn 1,2, 3.
The angle for turn 3 is 90 degrees.
Put the turn key against the side of the ship, pivot the ship; the turn key stops you pivoting it more than 90 degrees.

All ships start at turn 3, but damage can reduce that.

Matt Finish Inactive Member20 Oct 2012 8:47 a.m. PST

Thanks Dexter Ward, I've clicked at last, been looking at it quite wrongly! Matt.

Sorry - only trusted members can post on the forums.