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Personal logo sneakgun Supporting Member of TMP19 Oct 2017 4:51 p.m. PST

Tournament 115 pts Team Yankee, I have West Germans…..any thoughts, recommendations?

Personal logo Saber6 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian19 Oct 2017 6:23 p.m. PST

Tanks! With a healthy dose of Artillery and ATGMs. Infantry to hold objectives.

d88mm1940 Supporting Member of TMP20 Oct 2017 2:42 p.m. PST

Forget air assets. The Ruskies can fill the air with bullets and rockets for just a few points. And by not purchasing air assets, the points are wasted!
On the other hand, the Gepard is always a wise purchase as it can shred their infantry.
Your tanks are expensive but great. Do not put in terrain where you have to make a bog check. No sense in disabling your own tanks like my opponent did last game…
Get as many Pz Grenadiers as possible. You can also get a small unit of Gepard guard troops for addition AAA (can't remember their name).
115 is a lot of points. We usually play with 100. It's like a free Leo 2.
Good luck, you're gonna need it.

Lee49420 Oct 2017 3:07 p.m. PST

Honorable surrender is always an option. Lee

Personal logo sneakgun Supporting Member of TMP20 Oct 2017 9:27 p.m. PST

Lee hahaha nice one…

Beaumap Inactive Member31 Oct 2017 2:59 p.m. PST

The AAA extras are 'fliegerfausts'

fingolfen Inactive Member04 Nov 2017 8:46 a.m. PST

Honestly, Shilkas are never wasted… they are dual purpose – Gaskins and Gophers may be wasted, but Shilkas are an absolute staple.

That being said, I'd bring a lot of Leopard 1s and Panzergrenadiers with Milans… Maybe one unit of Leopard 2s at that level to act as a Fire Brigade – you're going to want to keep all of your tanks moving.

Old Wolfman10 Nov 2017 9:55 a.m. PST

I've used Shilkas on light vehicles,if the dice are with you,they can take care of any IFVs or APCs.

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