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Last Updated On Thursday, 1 December 2016.

This week's update includes seven articles and links for you to enjoy.

Free Shipping
Starting this week we are excited to announce that CHRISTMAS COMES EARLY! From today all Mail Orders over $100USD, €80 or £60* will be FREIGHT FREE. Don’t worry if your shopping card still shows a freight charge as it will be removed once downloaded from the online store. In January we will be adding a feature to the store to allow you to wait till your order is 100% in stock before shipping, or part ship and cancel any out of stock items from your order.

* free shipping only applies to orders from Mail Order customers in the USA, Canada, UK, Europe, Australia and New Zealand.

Battlefield in a Box

Going, going, gone! 

Going, going, gone!
2017 Premium Property Pre-orders

Pre-orders close this Sunday, 11 December, and there are still some buildings left – don't miss out!

Order your 2017 Premium Property now...

Win a Team Yankee Table
Voting is now open for our great Team Yankee painting contest in which we are giving away a fantastic Team Yankee table created by the very talented Shawn ‘the Terrain Guy’ Morris.
You can vote now by 'Liking' your favourite entry (or entries)...
The winner will be announced with our weekly web update on Thursday 22 December
The studio team will select a winner from amongst the entries with the most 'likes'.
Check out updated photos of Shawn’s progress on the table here...

Team Yankee

Volksarmee Pre-orders
Coming in January 2017
The East Germans are coming to Team Yankee in 2017. The East German Volksarmee, or Peoples’ Army, has the reputation of being the most well-trained of all the Warsaw Pact armies. It has a high proportion of professional soldiers and is well-equipped.

Volksarmee Pre-orders...

Volksarmee Pre-orders

Team Yankee Special Order Weapons

Team Yankee Special Order Weapons
With the release of the Panzertruppen and Afgantsy, customers have been asking for the option to purchase individual weapons teams to add to their forces.

You can now order individual Soviet SA-14 Gremlin, AT-4 Spigot, and AGS-17 Grenade Launcher teams, as well as West German and British Milan teams.

Team Yankee Special Order Weapons...

Team Yankee Special Order Weapons

A Tale Of Two Tigers: Part Two

A Tale Of Two Tigers: Part Two
Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Last week Blake laid out his plans for adding extra detail to the new plastic Tiger I E model. This week he shows us his progress, adding an anti-aircraft MG mount, radio aerial and more.

A Tale of Two Tigers: Part Two...

WWPD: Why We Fight Episode 9
The Return of Pete Simunovich
Once again the guys talk to Battlefront chairman Peter Simunovich, ask questions submitted by the readers. They also press him for as much information as they can get about what to expect from Flames Of War version 4!

WWPD: Why We Fight Episode 9...

WWPD: Why We Fight

Flames Of War Australian Nationals at CanCon 2017

Flames Of War Australian Nationals at CanCon 2017
Hosted by the Canberra Games Society, Cancon is the largest gaming weekend in Australia. It has been going for more than 30 years, and it attracts players from all over Australia.

CanCon 2017 features tournaments for Early-war, Late-war, the ever popular Night Flames, a Mid-war 'War in the Desert' themed, team-based competition and Team Yankee.

Flames Of War Australian Nationals at CanCon 2017...

Looking For Information On Tournaments & Events?
We have an entire section of the website dedicated to tournaments and events; check it out.

Flames Of War Events Worldwide...
Looking For Information On Tournaments & Events?

The Question of the Week

The Question Of The Week
The Question Of The Week offers Flames Of War players a chance to expand their knowledge and become better players. This week’s question is in regards to allocating hits to different armour ratings. 

The Question Of The Week...

Mentioned in Despatches
Beasts of War: Command School
Ripping into the Enemies Defences
In this episode, we take a look at the Soviet Hinds of Team Yankee and the amount of them you can bring to the tabletop.

 What is the best tactic when using the Hinds you're asking yourself; what’s going to shoot back? Remember, you can also use defensive fire from your Allied tanks to thin our the enemy flanks before they get a chance to shoot those birds.

Ripping into the Enemies Defences... 
Beasts of War: Command School

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At Your Convenience...

Team Yankee Unboxing: M109 Field Artillery Battery...

Team Yankee Command School: Flying Tips For Killer Choppers...

Team Yankee: Where are the Nukes?...

Flames Of War at Thunder Con 2016...

Canadian Capital Region Market Garden Firestorm Campaign...

Team Yankee FAQ update...

Tanks at PAX...

Upcoming Releases
Iron Maiden — British Army in World War III (FW907)

November Releases

Lynx HELARM Flight (TBBX05)
Abbot Field Battery (TBBX06)
Tracked Rapier SAM Section (TBBX07)
Mechanised Platoon (TBR702)
Harrier Close Air Support Flight (TBBX09)
Chieftain Armoured Troop (TBBX01)
M109 Field Battery (TBBX08)

Puma Panzerspäh Platoon (Plastic) (GBX89)
Tiger I E Platoon (Plastic) (GBX90)

December Releases

Scorpion or Scimitar Troop (TBBX03)
Spartan or Striker Troop (TBBX04)

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Mechanics Workshop (BB209)
Convenience Store (BB210)
Automobile Garages (BB211)

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Last Updated On Wednesday, December 7, 2016 by Blake at Battlefront
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