Category: ASL Boot Camp

ASL Boot Camp #6: Terrain Primer

ASL Boot Camp #6: Terrain Primer


ASL Boot Camp by: Neal Ulen Advanced Squad Leader Tutorial #6 – Terrain Primer This sixth Boot Camp summarizes (nearly) all the ASL terrain listed in chapter B, showing high level characteristics of each terrain as well as photos representative of the terrain seen during World War 2. Join the Supporter Roll Call: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCVIdiYMT0xkK3_s5ELIcAWA/join 0:00​​ […]

ASL Boot Camp #5: Line of Sight & TEM

ASL Boot Camp #5: Line of Sight & TEM


ASL Boot Camp by: Neal Ulen Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp #5: Line of Sight & TEM This fifth Boot Camp covers basic line of sight (LOS) mechanics, the difference between obstacles and hindrances, and sprinkles in a little terrain effect modifier information. At the end I show how I attempt to visualize LOS during […]

Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp #4

ASL Boot Camp #4: Infantry Bypass Movement


ASL Boot Camp by: Neal Ulen Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp #4: Infantry Bypass Movement This fourth Advanced Squad Leader tutorial session is a follow on to the previous where I expand on infantry movement by covering infantry bypass movement (vehicle bypass movement will not be covered until much later). I discuss the mechanics of […]

Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp #3

ASL Boot Camp #3: Infantry Movement


ASL Boot Camp by: Neal Ulen Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp #3: Infantry Movement This third Boot Camp covers all the basics of infantry movement, MMCs, SMCs, support weapon portage points, etc. Infantry bypass movement will be covered in the next Boot Camp. 0:00​​ – Intro 0:17​ – Outline/A Little Housekeeping 3:10​​ – Inherent Portage […]

Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp #2

ASL Boot Camp #2: Infantry Components


ASL Boot Camp by: Neal Ulen This second Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp focuses primarily on the characteristics and capabilities of single man counters (SMC), multi-man counters (squads, MMC), and machine gun support weapons. I do this in prelude of diving into movement and fire principles. 0:11 – Outline 1:01​ – ASLRB Glance 6:25​ – […]

Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp #1

ASL Boot Camp #1: The ASL System


ASL Boot Camp by: Neal Ulen This is the first Exercise (yet not really an exercise) simply presenting the game at a high level for new (and future!) players, Starter Kit players, and veteran players. I start at the beginning talking about the three things needed to play a game of ASL, and how they’re […]

Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp

Advanced Squad Leader Boot Camp Coming Soon!


Darkness and rain will soon descend in the Pacific Northwest. So that’s a perfect time for me to kick off my Advanced Squad Leader “Boot Camp”! ASL Boot Camp will be an ongoing series of videos (to be posted on the Youtube channel and linked on this website) that will highlight the complexity and elegance […]

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