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Offline Grim.Reaper

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Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« on: September 28, 2021, 10:17:33 AM »
They must know when my Matrix coupon expires as I believe that is just days after my coupon of course expires:)

https://www.matrixgames.com/news/decisive-campaigns-ardennes-offensive-developer-interview


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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #1 on: September 28, 2021, 10:18:51 AM »
Luckily for me it will be about a month before I get my coupon!   :)

Edit - Just checked and my coupon date is December 9th.  It should be 50% off.   :clap:
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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #2 on: September 28, 2021, 10:29:29 AM »
Get mine day after Christmas!  I know what one of my purchases will be!

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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #3 on: September 28, 2021, 01:27:21 PM »
Squee :smitten:

My coupon expired over a month ago but this one I want  \m/
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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #4 on: September 28, 2021, 04:39:23 PM »
Looks good!
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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #5 on: September 28, 2021, 06:25:17 PM »
After so much time in Shadow Empire I think I'd feel right at home in this game.

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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #6 on: September 28, 2021, 08:11:22 PM »
The ardennes. Meeting engagements in that one that should be wego right?
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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #7 on: September 29, 2021, 01:24:53 AM »
Might need to add this to my xmas list to santa :)

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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #8 on: September 29, 2021, 12:15:33 PM »
Much as I like the Decisive Campaigns series (I've got Warsaw, Case Blue & Barbarossa) I can't help but think, meh, another Bulge game. Will probably skip this one.

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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #9 on: September 29, 2021, 03:22:04 PM »
I have all of them and never play them, will pass on another game.  I hope itís good though for others.

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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #10 on: September 30, 2021, 12:15:06 PM »
I have all of them and never play them, will pass on another game.  I hope itís good though for others.

That's a shame, whilst complex "under the hood" they're quite easy to learn & get into. I'd definitely try Warsaw, the Polish campaign is rarely done by anyone, and after grasping a few basics the game is good, as if you do things correctly militarily, it will generally pan out well in game terms. Plus you've got France, Netherlands & Sealion - lot of bang for your buck for a modern game.
Regarding Barbarossa, whilst it uses the same system operationally/tactically (with a few caveats ref air & artillery) its really ground-breaking in its almost role play quality at the strategic level, worth a try for that aspect alone IMO.
With both games I've frequently found myself in "just one more turn" territory.

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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes Offensive releases November 18th
« Reply #11 on: September 30, 2021, 12:29:09 PM »
I have all of them and never play them, will pass on another game.  I hope itís good though for others.

That's a shame, whilst complex "under the hood" they're quite easy to learn & get into. I'd definitely try Warsaw, the Polish campaign is rarely done by anyone, and after grasping a few basics the game is good, as if you do things correctly militarily, it will generally pan out well in game terms. Plus you've got France, Netherlands & Sealion - lot of bang for your buck for a modern game.
Regarding Barbarossa, whilst it uses the same system operationally/tactically (with a few caveats ref air & artillery) its really ground-breaking in its almost role play quality at the strategic level, worth a try for that aspect alone IMO.
With both games I've frequently found myself in "just one more turn" territory.

+1, I don't have the focus or energy for eastern front games these days so I'm looking forward to this one.  If this is anything like Barbarossa but on a more manageable scale, I'll be all in.
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