Tag: Russia

ASL AAR: HILL 253.5 (132)

ASL AAR: HILL 253.5 (132)


AAR by: Joey Sabin Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Hill 235.5 (132) Here’s the historical situation: Date: July 9, 1943 Location: Near Ponyri, Russia Attacker: German (Panzer Division 18 and Panzerjäger Battalion 653) Defender: Russian (307th Rifle Division/Mechanized Brigade) Operation Citadel had begun, but instead of the desired lightning breakthrough, fighting had taken on the characteristics […]

PROKHOROVKA! Pre-Order

PROKHOROVKA! Pre-Order


Announcement by: Neal Ulen Third party publisher Advancing Fire has just put their Kursk ASL module, PROKHOROVKA!, up for pre-order. We will have an unboxing video as soon as it is available (probably January, 2022). Here’s the pre-order link. If ASL armor battles are in your wheelhouse, then PROKHOROVKA! is probably the module you’ve been […]

ASL AAR: Red Don (AP21)

ASL AAR: Red Don (AP21)


AAR by: John Knowles Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Red Don (AP21) Here’s the historical situation: Date: January 1, 1943 Location: Babka, Russia Attacker: Russian (15th Army Corps) Defender: Italian (55th Battalion, 6th Alpini Regiment, Tridentina Division) Day after day in mid-January, the Soviets launched repeated attacks against the Italians of the Cuneense, Julia, and Tridentina […]

ASL AAR: Shklov's Labors Lost (T4)

ASL AAR: Shklov’s Labors Lost (T4)


AAR by: John Knowles Advanced Squad Leader AAR: Shklov’s Labors Lost (T4) Here’s the historical situation: Date: July 11, 1941 Location: Shklov, Russia Attacker: German (Elements of Infantry Regiment Grossdeutschland) Defender: Russian (“Stalin Scholars” Officer Cadet Unit) In the town of Shklov, the German advance was frustrated by the determined defense of a handful of […]

ASL AAR: Agony At Arnautovo (AP23)

ASL AAR: Agony At Arnautovo (AP23)


Video AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Agony At Arnautovo (AP23) Download the VASL .vsav setup file. Here’s the historical situation: Date: January 24, 1943 Location: Arnautovo, Russia Attacker: Russian / Partisan (17th Tank Corps and Local Partisans) Defender: Italian (Val  Chiese Battalion, 6th Alpini Regiment, Bergamo Artillery Group, […]

Stew's Replays: Setup Analysis of Released from the East

Setup Analysis of Released from the East (S6)


AAR by: Stephen “Stew” Stewart Stew’s Replays: Setup Analysis of Released from the East (S6) Here’s the historical situation: Date: December 11, 1941 Location: Istra, Russia Attacker: Russian (9th Guards Infantry Division) Defender: German (SS) (2nd SS Division “Das Reich”) As the drive on Moscow slowed due to supply problems and general winter, STAVKA was […]

ASL AAR: The Puma Prowls (T2)

ASL AAR: The Puma Prowls (T2)


AAR by: John Knowles Advanced Squad Leader AAR: The Puma Prowls (T2) Here’s the historical situation: Date: June 28, 1944 Location: Lepel, Russia Attacker: Russian (Recon elements, 30th Guards Tank Corps) Defender: German (Panzer Aufklaerung Abteilung 5, 5th Panzer Division) During the destruction of Army Group Center, the German front became pierced at many points. […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - Between the Anvil and the Hammer II (TAC14)

ASL AAR – Between the Anvil and the Hammer II (TAC14)


AAR by: Michael Rodgers Advanced Squad Leader AAR – Between the Anvil and the Hammer II (TAC14). Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: German (196th Infantry Regiment, 68th Infantry Division) Defender: Russian (351st Siberian Rifles Division, LVII Army) Benefitting from the winter, Marshal Timoschenko decided to launch a significant offensive against the German Army Group South. […]

Stew's Replays - Per L'Onore Di Roma (Q6)

Stew’s Replays: Per L’Onore Di Roma (Q6)


AAR by: Stephen Stewart Stew’s Replay – Per L’Onore Di Roma (For the Honor of Rome) (Q6) Per L’Onore Di Roma is an early war Italian versus Russian village slugfest. Here’s the historical situation: With the Russians in full retreat, the 9 Divisione Fanteria “Pasubio” was ordered to advance to the Bug River and cut […]

Advanced Squad Leader AAR - The Guards Counterattack (A)

Advanced Squad Leader AAR – The Guards Counterattack (A)


AAR by: Neal Ulen & Scott Rowland Advanced Squad Leader AAR – The Guards Counterattack (A). Here’s the historical situation: Attacker: Russian (308th Rifle Division / 2nd Battalion, 37th Guards Division) Defender: German (Company H, 389th Infantry Regiment) After an extremely successful summer campaign, the Germans came upon the Volga fortress of Stalingrad. Here the […]

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