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Offline JasonPratt

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Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes
« on: December 07, 2020, 02:21:24 PM »
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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes
« Reply #1 on: December 07, 2020, 02:24:01 PM »
We broke this news on November 27. It's true what they say...nobody reads the front page.  :'(

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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes
« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2020, 02:30:02 PM »
Decisive Campaigns: Barbarossa is still among my top-5 all time favorite wargames, so I'm very excited to see how Ardennes Assault evolves the formula.
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Re: Decisive Campaigns: Ardennes
« Reply #3 on: December 07, 2020, 02:35:02 PM »
What's the front page?


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