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WaW85 Core Rules v2.1 Spiral Booklet
World At War 85 v2.1 Core Rules
Now Comes in a Spiral-Bound Booklet
It is the summer of 1985 and WORLD WAR III HAS BEGUN...
The World At War 85 series of games (WaW85) is fast-paced, platoon-level simulations of combat during the Third World War. The series’ Action begins in 1985, and brings to life the troops, tanks, artillery, and aircraft of that time period, as conflict erupts around the globe.
RULES INCLUDE: Movement, direct fire, move & direct fire, assault, and onboard indirect fire Actions; terrain, line of sight, and concealment; missile minimum range and ammunition replenishment checks; point-blank and long-range fire; soft, light armor, and heavy armor targets; off-board artillery strikes; ATGM and alternative ammunition support weapons; attack helicopters and helicopter transports; flying, nap-of- earth, hovering and landed helicopter modes; close air support; electronic warfare; improved positions; random and placed minefields; optional random battlefield events and friction; weather, including weather level, squalls and mud; parachute drops; amphibious movement; night combat.
Play one of the many scenarios provided in any Volume of the World At War 85 series, or use the included BATTLE GENERATOR to design your own.
These Core Rules are designed to be used with every game in the series - once learned, you will be able to play any game in the series. Individual game Volumes are each COMPLETE STANDALONE GAMES.
PLEASE NOTE: There is no difference between the available downloadable Living Rules PDF Edition (Download it here) and the Printed Edition. The printed book was designed with the gamer in mind and those that have older edition games in the series but wanted to have a hard copy set of the new rules in their hands.
|Components||World At War 85 Core Rules Print Edition Includes;
1 x 144 Page Color Spiral-Bound Manual.
|Stats||Complexity: 5 out of 10
Solitaire: 7 out of 10
Time: 1-2 Hours.
|Requirements||PLEASE NOTE: There is no difference between the available downloadable Living Rules PDF Edition and the Printed Edition. The printed book was designed with the gamer in mind and those that have older edition games in the series but wanted to have a hard copy set of the new rules in their hands.
|Credits||Executive Producer: David Heath
Associate Producer: Keith Tracton
Lead Game Design & Development: Keith Tracton
Series Lead Developers Team: Jeff Schulte, Phillip Bolger, Matt Lohse
Series Development Team: David Heath, Felix Le Rouzés, Nicolas Michon, Dean Morrissey, Iain Tracton, Mike Wheal, Paul Summers Young.
Box Art & Design: Blackwell Hird
Layout and Design: Blackwell Hird
Manual Editor: Hans Korting
Map and Counter Graphics: Marc von Martial
Strategic Map Design: Keith Tracton
Playing Card Art and Design: Marc von Martial, Nuno Castilho.
Order of Battle Layout: Kelly Meissner
Administration: Ava Marie Heath
Customer Support: Darren White
Logistic Manager: Darren White
Quality Assurance: Patrick White
Scenario Designers: Keith Tracton, Matt Lohse, Arrigo Velicogna
Scenario and Writing Support: Keith Tracton, Matt Lohse, Maurice Fitzgerald, Paul Summers Young, Warren Tutwiler, Mike Wheal, Thomas O’Neal
WaW85 Timeline: Phil Bolger, Keith Tracton, David Heath