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Darrell B D Day29 Oct 2020 3:03 p.m. PST

Somewhere, over numerous house moves, I've lost my copy of Flat Top. It's one of the best games I've ever played, miniatures or board.

I'm assuming it's no longer available so does anyone know if anything similar is around now?



HMS Exeter29 Oct 2020 3:58 p.m. PST



There are scads of these still floating around. Unpunched copies being obviously more expensive.

Darrell B D Day30 Oct 2020 2:12 a.m. PST

Thanks – $5.00 USD….! If only I was in the US….


Personal logo Bashytubits Supporting Member of TMP30 Oct 2020 6:33 a.m. PST

go to boardgame geek. There is a member there in Europe who has one for sale for 30 Euro.


Darrell B D Day30 Oct 2020 7:59 a.m. PST

Thanks – I'll check it out….grin


emckinney30 Oct 2020 10:59 p.m. PST

You should read Markus Stumptner's study, "Search Capacity in Carrier Games." PDF link

paul liddle04 Nov 2020 11:35 a.m. PST

Try here


4DJones06 Nov 2020 1:31 a.m. PST

An outfit called has all the components of the game (including rules) on CD for less than a fiver. He usually has his stuff up on eBay.

wballard04 Dec 2020 3:24 p.m. PST

The link from that site takes me to auction
not at all helpful

Whiskey7013 Dec 2020 5:59 p.m. PST

Vassal still has a module for it – link

Whiskey7013 Dec 2020 6:06 p.m. PST

You can also find more information at the Consimworld Forum – link

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