Zero Hour, The Hill.

This week at club saw me and Orange Dave having another crack at Dave’s Great War rule set Zero Hour, these are still a work in progress. We decided to play one of are favourite scenario which we’ve used for a lot of different rules set, The Hill, one player holds a fortified area (the Hill) while the other attack it using double the amount of troops.

Here’s some pictures.

Set up, The Hill to the top of the picture.
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The Hill, with its gallant British defenders.
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The German attackers including captured tank.
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Off field artillery lands amongst the German attackers……..
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……but this doesn’t stop the advance.
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After heavy shelling and small arm’s fire the hill is cleared of defenders except for the high command.
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As my Storm Troopers move into the fortifications the allied reserves move in lead by a unit of Australians.
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A big scrap erupts,view from the German side…..
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….. and the Aussie side.
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More and more troops are drawn into the fight.
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In the end the Germans overpower the allies and the hill is taken :o).
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The victors survey there achievement.
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A very fun and interesting game, I think the rules are coming along nicely and I think Dave will be putting it out for some more general play testing in the not so distant future, I’ll post up here when he does, so watch this space ;o).

Cheers, Steve.

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One Response to Zero Hour, The Hill.

  1. Matt says:

    Steve,
    How many times have we fought over this hill eh? In fact – it’s just like the real Great War in that respect – senseless slaughter over the same old ground.
    Cheers
    Matt

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