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by LocalNemesis
Sun Sep 30, 2018 3:06 am
Forum: Victory at Sea Open Playtest
Topic: September changes to Long Lance torpedoes
Replies: 6
Views: 2090

September changes to Long Lance torpedoes

Hello all, Local Nemesis here. While I absolutely understand the need to modify IJN Long Lance torpedoes, I do not think the changes reflected in the September rules pack are going to help. Here are the relevant rules, copied for ease: Long Lance: The Type 93 ‘Long Lance’ torpedo had an exceedingly ...
by LocalNemesis
Sat Aug 04, 2018 4:56 am
Forum: Victory at Sea Open Playtest
Topic: 800 pts IJN vs. USN w/Carriers
Replies: 3
Views: 1217

800 pts IJN vs. USN w/Carriers

Greetings all, Local Nemesis here. Evilsam and I sent forces against each other recently and wanted to share our experience. Here are the details: Order of Battle Local Nemesis was sailing with 800 points of the Imperial Japanese Navy's finest. There were two Aoba– class Cruisers; four Akizuki– clas...
by LocalNemesis
Sun Jul 29, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Victory at Sea Open Playtest
Topic: ASW depth charges Ad ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1184

Re: ASW depth charges Ad ?

This would seem to be a case where we have rules to handle ASW aircraft, but no actual ASW aircraft to use. Hopefully the next rules packet will have some ASW units to try out, but until then we either have to make up our own or just get by without them.
by LocalNemesis
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:50 pm
Forum: Victory at Sea Open Playtest
Topic: carrier flights ?
Replies: 6
Views: 1731

Re: carrier flights ?

DSV1 wrote:
Thu Jul 12, 2018 5:23 pm
Also where are the stats for aircraft ?. I cant seem to find them anywhere in the playtest
Look at the end of each nation's list of vessels. You should find all the available aircraft and their stats there.
by LocalNemesis
Thu Jul 05, 2018 6:11 pm
Forum: Victory at Sea Open Playtest
Topic: AAR: 400 pos. Convoy mission
Replies: 1
Views: 914

AAR: 400 pos. Convoy mission

Hi all, Local Nemesis here. Evilsam and I just played a mission featuring submersibles and we had some thoughts on the game. I was playing the Royal Navy and had one J– class Destroyer, three Tribal– class Destroyers, and four civilian Troop Transports. Evilsam was running the Kriegsmarine with eigh...
by LocalNemesis
Fri Jun 29, 2018 7:30 pm
Forum: Victory at Sea Open Playtest
Topic: AAR: 800 pts USN vs IJN
Replies: 3
Views: 1510

AAR: 800 pts USN vs IJN

Hi all, Your friendly Local Nemesis here. Evilsam and I just played our second battle with the play test rules and there are some thoughts and questions that came up during the engagement. It was 800 points a side, the US versus the Imperial Japanese Navy. We were facing Bad Weather and doing it at ...