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Joes Shop Supporting Member of TMP07 Aug 2017 5:44 p.m. PST

Gamescience: Complete Fighter Combat System Box Set.

Author / Designer: Lou Zocchi.

Gamescience, 1981.

Product ID: 10110.

Rare – Out of Print.

Near Mint Condition – Box has Very Minor Edge Wear. Uncut and Unpunched.


Features –

Winner 1981 H. G. Wells Award – All Time Best Air Combat Miniatures Rules.

Can be used with any scale miniatures: from 1/600 to 1/72.

Miniatures Not Required: Includes Large Grid Map and 40 (Uncut) Aircraft Counters.

Basic Fighter Combat Manual – 4 Pages.

Advanced Fighter Combat Manual – 58 Total Pages.

Reproducible Fighter Performance Log.

Advanced Fighter Addendum.

Air Combat with Models Supplement.

Staggered Grid Use Supplement.

16 Large Cardstock Aircraft Data Markers for Use with Flight Stands.

Designers Notes for Both Basic and Advanced Combat.

Formula Supplement for Designing Additional Aircraft.


Pictures Available Upon Request.

Price listed INCLUDES Shipping and Handling via USPS Standard Rate Mail with Tracking (CONUS only).

Note: I ship world-wide. 'CONUS only' refers to the inclusive price if shipped to an address within the United States. All other locations: exact postage is charged which requires a trip to my local Post Office to determine same-Serious Inquiries Only Please.

Price: $64.29 USD (Postpaid with Tracking)

Payment: Pay Pal

Contact: joes_shop@yahoo.com (Info and Pay Pal Address).

Thanks for looking!

J. P. Kelly

Joe Legan Supporting Member of TMP08 Aug 2017 2:46 p.m. PST

Interesting that I was playing "dauntless" in 1981 and met Lou Zocchi several times and I never even heard of this. Any intel on this? Mr Kelly is obviously impressed with them.

Joe

Joes Shop Supporting Member of TMP08 Aug 2017 3:49 p.m. PST

Info at Boardgamegeek:

link

Noble Knight Games:

link

I have two copies in my personal collection; selling one.

Joe Legan Supporting Member of TMP08 Aug 2017 4:11 p.m. PST

Mr Kelly,
Thanks for the links. I do vaguely remember the basic one now. I had Zochi's Flying Tigers and Luftwaffe and thought they were good games. ( Actually still have them.) He was an interesting guy. Had a shop outside of Keesler AFB.

Thanks again

Joe

Joes Shop Supporting Member of TMP08 Aug 2017 4:59 p.m. PST

Joe,

Understood: I still play 'Flying Tigers' – one of his better designs and easily adaptable to miniatures.

Further: still prefer the original Luftwaffe as opposed to the DG re-boot.

R'/ Joe

Marc33594 Supporting Member of TMP10 Aug 2017 6:34 a.m. PST

All of which pale, in my humble opinion, to his Battle of Britain game of which I have several copies/editions.

Lou was in fact a TSgt in the Air Force.

Thanks for the trip down memory lane Joe

Joes Shop Supporting Member of TMP10 Aug 2017 7:41 a.m. PST

Marc: Agreed! I have two copies – one of which is set up in my game room now.

R'/Joe

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