Flames of War is a tabletop miniatures game that allows players to re-create European battles of World War II at a squad, platoon, company or battalion level. Players command figurines of tanks, guns and soldiers and take turns to move, shoot and assault using reasonably simple rules along with dice ...

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Flames of War with 1/72 miniatures

I'm not a fan of 1/100 scale (and FoW infantry in 1/100 looks ugly). Can I use 1/72 scale miniatures (infantry miniatures from Zvezda's "Art of Tactic", armor and SPGs from Italeri, etc.) with small ...
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Effective combinations of Shermans out of Blood, Guts, and Glory

The new lists for 4th and 7th armored divisions let you mix and match Sherman M4A3s, M4A3 76s, M4A3E8s, and Sherman Jumbos. The various versions vary greatly in terms of firepower, speed, and points ...
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What are the strength and firepower of Ivory X bombardments?

The 2nd Infantry Division online briefing for Flames of War has a special rule called Ivory X that lets you fire anti-tank guns and anti-aircraft guns like a normal artillery bombardment. The ...
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What does a Breakthrough gun do?

I'm a little confused as to the rules for a Breakthrough gun in Flames of War. Unlike the bunker buster it doesn't have a dedicated section in the rule book that I can find. It is mentioned as not ...