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Updates for Red Victory and Vietnam have been released on the HPS site:
More in the works as well...
We're ramping up to start rolling out updates for the entire Tiller catalog to resolve some graphical issues that have creept in, remove the CD check from all games, get all documentation in PDF format and so forth.
If you would like to help test out these updates as they become available please visit my forums:
Chime in on the thread and stand by. We're hoping to make this a relatively rapid process if all goes well, so the more eyes looking things over the better.
Getting Started: The Guns of August
This scenario is meant to demonstrate the awesome firepower of the German siege guns against forts.
Many Belgian fortress garrisons surrendered from the siege gun bombardment. Instead of having Belgian units automatically withdrawn from the map, the surrendering procedure works perfectly when you disrupt *all* of the defenders of the fort with the siege guns, then surround and follow up with infantry assaults. When executed correctly, this procedure will yield large quantities of captured Belgian garrison
046.Lipovac – 29 May 1944 – 18 turns
“Help From The Skies”
Near Lipovac, 15 KM West of Mitrovica, Croatia
Although "Operation Rösselsprung" is largely known for the daring airborne assault on Drvar; there were many small battles in different parts of Bosnia and Croatia. In most of these battles, Tito's partisans desperately tried to slow the axis forces and gain time for their comrades trying to disengage and seek shelter
in the mountains. As another interesting note, allied air forces assisted the partisan forces during these hard times. The assistance was
Moved during June and had very little pc time, so just getting around to this...
Red Victory Operations
This document is designed to be used with the Scenario_Map.pdf file located in the main game directory, which provides a representation of the eastern front and the general locations of the actions listed here.
The first 5 scenarios are not listed on the map as they are training scenarios.
000.Getting Started - 28 June 1944 – 18 turns
“Tank Cavalry at Slutsk”
Near Slutsk, Bobruisk - Baranovichi Road