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Offline Jarhead0331

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What's Gus Playing? Red Steel!
« on: February 20, 2021, 11:51:18 AM »
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Re: What's Gus Playing? Red Steel!
« Reply #1 on: February 20, 2021, 05:21:04 PM »
Great writeup!  It's been ages since I've played OoB, maybe I'll have to fire it up again since the WitE2 announcement has me hankering for more eastern front.
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Re: What's Gus Playing? Red Steel!
« Reply #2 on: February 20, 2021, 07:31:42 PM »
Thanks Al. You have a lot of WWII ETO to choose from with OoB.
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Re: What's Gus Playing? Red Steel!
« Reply #3 on: February 20, 2021, 09:35:04 PM »
Great write-up Gus.  :clap:
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