On Deck – The Scheldt Campaign

Hey wargamers, this weekend I be starting into The Scheldt Campaign by Brian Train which was recently published by Hollandspiele Games. I am looking forward to this game. I am particularly interested in the topic itself as it is not one I have explored in the past. I am also looking forward to checking out the mechanics used. Look for a review of this game in the next few weeks.

If you have an interest in playing and contributing your thoughts to the review, please let me know. There is a vassal module for this game for those not local to Chateau Modoc.

The rules are available online at Boardgame Geek

~ Modoc

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4 thoughts on “On Deck – The Scheldt Campaign

    • Brian,

      Thank you for the comment. I suspect I will enjoy the game. I am curious to see how the mechanics works using Task Force headquarters. The logistical angle appeals to me.

      ~ Modoc

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      • It’s not logistics so much as it is organization for operations and focusing/support of efforts to back these operations up. The logistics is kind of baked into that – the game has no distinct supply rules, at least not a discrete rules section like in other games at this scale. This is also a game with serious time pressure on the Allies, and the Germans have to conduct an intelligent defence.

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      • Brian,

        Thanks for the clarification. The use of the command chits is becoming more apparent as I read more of the rules.

        ~ Modoc

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