Heroes of North Africa

Heroes of North Africa

Sand, Dust, and Bullets…… Welcome to North Africa
 

The Lock ’n Load Tactical Series hits harsh and unforgiving desert terrain in Heroes of North Africa.  As World War II unfolded, Mussolini and Italy’s colonial expansion in Libya and East Africa were at stake, as well as the Axis’s desire to control the Mediterranean Sea and the Suez Canal. In the beginning, only Britain and her Commonwealth Allies could stop them. From 1940 to 1943 a relentless, bloody push and pull of forces across the desert, from Egypt to Morocco, ensued.
 

Play dynamic scenarios that feature everything that makes the award-winning Lock ’n Load Tactical Series stand out—fluid, impulse-based turns; squad-level and individual heroics—plus lots of armor and unique rules to bring desert combat to life. Italians, including paratroopers from the rugged Folgore Division, and Rommel’s vaunted Afrika Korps take on the resolute British Eighth Army. The Free French and Americans also get into the action. The battles start in 1940, with a few in East Africa, and Sidi Barrani, Egypt, and continue up to El Alamein and the Americans’ first taste of combat during Operation Torch, in November of 1942. Heroes of North Africa has the most components of any game in the series to date, so find a pair of goggles; the dust and sand of the desert is going to fly!

 

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Heroes of North Africa Includes:
 

6 x Double Sided Color Geomorphic 8.25” x 12.75” Standard Maps 
 

6 x Counter sheets with over 670 Counters (5/8”, 3/4”, 7/8”)
 

1 x Color Core System Rules v4.1 Manual 
 

1 x Color Game Module Rules and Scenarios Booklet  with 20 Scenarios
 

3 x 11” x 17” Player-Aid Cards
 

2 x 8.5” x 11” Player-Aid Cards
 

2 x D6 Dice
 

1 x Heavy Duty Box

 

Complexity: 5/10

Solitaire: 7/10


Ages: 12+


Players: 1-2


Time: 2-4 Hrs.


Scale: 
Units: Squads, Crews
and Tanks

Requirements:
 No other product is required to play this game.

 

Executive Producer: David Heath

Associate Producer: Jeff Lewis

Lead System Developer: Jeff Lewis

Game Module Design: Ralph Ferrari

Box Design & Art:
 Blackwell Hird, David Julien

Map Art: Marc von Martial

Player-Aid Cards: Blackwell Hird, Steve Pultorak, Steve Dennis

Counter Art: David Julien

Manual Author: Jeff Lewis

Manual Editing: Jeff Lewis

Graphic Design and Layout: Blackwell Hird

Administration: Ava Marie Heath

Customer Support: Jason Church

Shipping Support: Darren White

Playtesters & Special Thanks: Ralph Ferrari, Ren Bitzer, Shauna Church, Nicholas Heath, Nick Katzer, Caleb King, Phil Lucero, Kindra White
and Patrick White
 

Why We Do What We Do:  We love playing games, as well as designing and developing them. We give praise and thanks to God for blessing us so we can follow our dreams and passions. We also thank you our fans, friends, and family for making this possible for us.

 

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