Tag: 1944

ASL AAR: The Sangshak Redemption (J150)

ASL AAR: The Sangshak Redemption (J150)


AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR: The Sangshak Redemption (J150) Download the VASL .vsav setup file. Download the VASL .vlog playthrough. Here’s the historical situation: Date: March 26, 1944 Location: Sangshak, India Attacker: Japanese (58th Infantry Regiment, 31st Division) Defender: Gurkhas (Support Company, 152nd Indian Parachute Battalion, 50th Indian Parachute […]

First Wave at Omaha Unboxing


Unboxing Video by: Neal Ulen Check out the unboxing video at the bottom of this page. The ASL third party publisher Critical Hit has been around for probably 25 years or so, and during that time they have suffered the many slings & arrows of ASL players for their lack of editing, playtesting, and/or recycling […]

ASL AAR: Knock Them Down! (StW-4)

ASL AAR: Knock Them Down! (StW-4)


AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Knock Them Down! (StW-4) Download the VASL .vsav setup file. Download the VASL .vlog playthrough. Here’s the historical situation: Date: July 11, 1944 Location: Colombelles, France Attacker: British (153rd Infantry Brigade) Defender: German (Jägerregiment 32, 16 Luftwaffenfelddivision) The entire area was dominated by the […]

ASL AAR: Cat's Kill (G21)

ASL AAR: Cat’s Kill (G21)


AAR by: Michael Rodgers Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Cat’s Kill (G21) Here’s the historical situation: Date: June 8, 1944 (D-Day +2) Location: Bretteville L’Orgueilleuse, France Attacker: German (SS) (12th SS Panzer Division) Defender: Canadian (Regina Rifles, 7th Canadian Infantry Brigade, 3rd Canadian Division/Regina Rifles HQ) On June 8th, SS-Obersturmfuhrer Rudolf von Ribbentrop arrived in Normandy […]

Steutzpunkt Vierville (CH4)

ASL AAR: Steutzpunkt Vierville (CH4)


AAR by: Michael Rodgers Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Steutzpunkt Vierville (CH4) Here’s the historical situation: Date: June 6, 1944 (D-Day) Location: Normandy, France Attacker: American (Company C, 2nd Ranger Battalion, Company A 116th Infantry Regiment, 743rd Tank Battalion) Defender: German (Elements of the 3rd Battalion, 726th Regiment) The veteran 352nd Infantry Division, whose presence was […]

ASL AAR: Counterattack On The Vistula (134)

ASL AAR: Counterattack On The Vistula (134)


AAR by: John Knowles Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Counterattack On The Vistula (134) Here’s the historical situation: Date: August 6, 1944 Location: Near Wola Chodkowska, Poland Attacker: German (Panzer Division Hermann Goering) Defender: Russian (220th Guards Rifle Regiment, 79th Guards Rifle Division/3rd Tank Corps) As the Russian 8th Guards Army was expanding its bridgehead on […]

Retaking Vierville

Stew’s Replays: Retaking Vierville on Tabletop Simulator


AAR by: Stephen “Stew” Stewart Stew’s Replays: Retaking Vierville (S1) Here’s the historical situation: Date: June 7, 1944 (D-Day) Location: Vierville, France (Normandy) Attacker: Germans – 1058th Grenadier Regiment/919th Grenadier Regiment/6th Fallschirmjäger Regiment Defender: Americans – 1st Batt. 506th PIR, 101st Airborne Vierville, which lay a few miles inland from Utah Beach, had been liberated […]

ASL AAR: Trapped! (15)

ASL AAR: Trapped! (15)


AAR by: John Knowles Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Trapped! (15) Here’s the historical situation: Date: June 8, 1944 Location: Saint Come-du-Mont, France Attacker: German (3rd Battalion, 6th Parachute Regiment / 3rd Battalion, 1058th Grenadier Regiment) Defender: American (3rd Battalion, 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment) German paratroops and grenadiers had held St. Come-du-Mont against constant pressure from […]

Retaking Vierville

Stew’s Replays: Retaking Vierville (S1)


AAR by: Stephen “Stew” Stewart Stew’s Replays: Retaking Vierville (S1) Here’s the historical situation: Date: June 7, 1944 (D-Day) Location: Vierville, France (Normandy) Attacker: Germans – 1058th Grenadier Regiment/919th Grenadier Regiment/6th Fallschirmjäger Regiment Defender: Americans – 1st Batt. 506th PIR, 101st Airborne Vierville, which lay a few miles inland from Utah Beach, had been liberated […]

Stew's Replays: The Roadblock (18)

Stew’s Replays: The Roadblock (18)


AAR by: Stephen “Stew” Stewart Stew’s Replays: The Roadblock (18) Here’s the historical situation: Date: June 6, 1944 (D-Day) Location: Neuville-au-Plain, France Attacker: German (Company 3, 1058th Grenadier Regiment, 91st Airlanding Division) Defender: American (2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment) In the confusion of the scattered air drop of the 101st Airborne, Lt. Colonel Vandervoort […]

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