AFGHANISTAN 11 : ROYAL MARINES

Royal Marines, Afghanistan ’11 new DLCThe wargame where you need to rebuild a country rather than conquering it with the iron heel http://slitherine.com/products/726/details/Afghanistan.11.Royal.Marines Now with a new elite force, Her Majesty’s amphibious light infantryAfghanistan’11 is a pretty unique strategy game: published in 2017, it is a wargame where killing the enemy is a secondary mission. Your efforts are largely spent trying to grab the Hearts and Minds of the local population. Afghan people are resolute, able to defend their Country during […]

AGGRESSORS : ANCIENT ROME REVIEW

Aggressors: Ancient Rome from Matrix Games FGM review by Badger73 It is 280 BC.  Alexandros ho Megas, the great conqueror, relinquished a most heroic mortal life almost five decades ago.  The Diadochi, his successors, lie dead as well.  Their sons now reign throughout the East.  Antiochus I Soter leads the Seleucid Empire.  Ptolemy II Philadelphus rules Egypt where the material and literary splendor of the Alexandrian court are at its height.  His brother, Ptolemy Keranaunos is king of Macedon.  In […]

SHOCK FORCE 2 ON PRE-ORDER AT BATTLEFRONT

For those with a penchant for modern combat in the desert great news has been coming out of Battlefront.com recently as they start the engines in the roll out of Shock Force 2.   The journey to bring Combat Mission Shock Force 2 up to current Game Engine 4 is nearly is at an end! We are pleased to announce preorders for CMSF2 Base Game and Bundles are now available. And for those who don’t know, all CMSF1 (original) products can […]

STRONGPOINT SALAS H2H VERSION RELEASED AT THE PROVING GROUNDS

17 August 1944. South of Western Dvina river.  The 311th Soviet Rifle Division has halted before well prepared enemy defenses. All attempts to break through were unsuccessful before higher headquarters issued orders to halt further attacks. In the Ozolini – Rabeli region, enemy forces have prepared forward defensive positions in the small hamlet of Salas. Salas is situated at the 311th Division’s center of frontline. That hamlet provides the enemy strong flanking positions which cover all friendly approaches to the […]

JULY SCREENSHOT OF THE MONTH WINNER

Congratulations to Hardradi who wins the ribbon for the Screenshot of the Month for June with his image of SS troops in the Ardennes region huddled together for warmth on the back of a piece of German armour.  The image was taken within Combat Mission Final Blitzkrieg and was picked out by Bootie, Ithikial and Badger73 as the winner from a host of great images submitted by FGM members. You can view the rest of the entrants in THIS thread. […]

ARMA III UPDATE

A new update for ARMA has recently come out from the developers.  It is called ARMA III Encore and adds two new SAM and radar systems, anti-radiation missiles and small-diameter guided bombs, and the pièce de résistance, the USS Liberty, a static, placeable destroyer with detailed interiors and new naval fire-support options that can launch and recover helicopters and smaller ships.  Added: USS Liberty (Destroyer)Added: MK45 Hammer Naval GunAdded: MK41 VLS (Missile System)Added: Venator Cruise MissileAdded: Boat RackAdded: Briefing Room ScreenAdded: Briefing Room […]

VIN GEOMETRIC ICONS FOR CMFB & CMBS

  If you are familiar with Vins other Icon mods this one works the same in using different colors for spotted and FOW icons, along with different colors for fortifications icons making set up much more visually organized. Each unit class has a unique geometric shape making it much easier to differentiate unit types while making icons smaller.  I really like the way they look in game.  Be sure to try them out and leave feedback! Vin Geometric Icons CMBS […]

GUNNERS SCOUTS OUT SCENARIO AVAILABLE

This is the first of four scenarios of the Scouts Out Tournament played at the Few Good Men website (http://www.thefewgoodmen.com). The final outcome was the Germans 6 wins to the American 4. It is played on a Tiny map but with reinforcements it will play to a “Small” size in the amount of troops. I would appreciate any and all feedback. This is a fictitious scenario and can be played H2H only.   Gunner Scouts Out Tournament Round One

BLACK SEA UNIFORM MOD FOR THE US 187TH INFANTRY REGIMENT

A minor re-working by CptMiller of the basic US uniform to have the correct shoulder and helmet insignia of the 187th Infantry Regiment “Rakkasans” who are part of the 101st Airborne Division. Follow the link for the download.  **Update** Users should be aware that this mod will conflict with Kieme’s “CMBS Reworked USA Uniforms” and OLEK’s “2nd MARDIV1.1” uniform mods.  ie: cannot be used with other uniform mods. 187th Infantry Regiment “Rakkasans” – 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault)