This mini campaign commences in May 1941 – the Axis player has two options to win the game:
- Successfully have the Bismarck and Prinz Eugen break out into the Atlantic, and/or
- Capture Iceland
The management of the game will be undertaken using the free Berthier Campaign Manager system
The Theatre of Operations for the campaign
This is a hypothetical campaign played by two players – with an umpire, so please do not bash me about the head for incorrect orders of battle. The British player is unaware of the Axis victory conditions, and must deploy his forces to cover all potential possibilities.
The British player does start with one piece of vital intelligence – an aerial recon photograph of two ships taken in the Kattegat 8hrs ago:
The British player is expected to make his own assessment of the above photograph
More to follow……………..