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Bulge: German Forces on the Western Front, 1944-45

As you might have heard, some of the team got a little bit overexcited about our next big release, and there are some images and info already out there. We WILL be revealing more details on this next month.

But In the meantime we have LOADS more exciting Bulge: German releases hitting shelves, then tables in the coming weeks, that we'd love to focus on for now including something we know you've been waiting for, the brand new plastic Tiger II finally arriving soon!

Pre-Order yours today!

The Tiger II - Out soon!
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Battle of the Bulge - Episode 1

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Bulge: German Spotlight

Bulge: German Spotlight

Inside You Will Find:

  • Background on German Army and Waffen-SS forces on the Western Front from September 1944 to February 1945.
  • Instructions on how to build a Panther (late) Brigade Tank Company, Panzer IV Brigade Tank Company, Brigade Armoured Assault Company, Brigade Armoured Panzergrenadier Company, Brigade Panzergrenadier Company, Tiger II SS Tank Company, Panther (late) SS Tank Company, Armoured SS Panzergrenadier Company, Tiger II Tank Company, Panther (late) Tank Company, Armoured Panzergrenadier Company, Volksgrenadier Company, Jagdpanther Tank-hunter Company, and Jagdtiger Tank-hunter Company.
  • A Painting and Basing guide.
  • Peiper’s Charge Scenario.

Bulge: German Spotlight...


Previews

Basic Training - German Brigade Forces in the Bulge Reluctant for the Win - German Bulge Volksgrenadier Forces Panzers in Disguise - Bulge German Command Card
The Germans Strike Back - Introducing the German Bulge Book Flames Of War: The Zoology of the Ardennes FoW Secrets Reveals: Bulge German Forces
Bulge German Flames Of War Review: Tiger II, Jagtiger, Jagpanther, Sturmtiger Review FoW Bulge German - You Like it Heavy German Bulge Book - Tiger 2 Tank Overview!
The Return of the King – The Big Cats of Bulge: German...  Unboxing: German Heavy Tank-hunter Kampfgrupe

German Bulge Book - Jadgtiger Overview! 

Bulge German Flames Of War Review: Armoured Half Tracks

 Flames of War Heavy Tank-Hunter Kampfgruppe starter set Unboxing & review: What's in the box?

Painting Flames of War Tiger II - No Airbrushing!  
Bulge Germans: Make the Panther Great Again

Musings Of A Hobby Hipster: King in the North(Wind)

Big Cat Hunters - Jagdpanthers in Bulge Germans
 Playing With the Cats - Flames Of War Bulge Germans on the Tabletop

Flames of War: The Infantry of Bulge: German 

Flames Of War Bulge: German Review
 

Bulge German Flames of War Review: Tiger II (King Tiger), Jagdtiger, Jagdpanther, Sturmtiger

 

Valleycon 2022
Valleycon 2022 was held on June 11-12 at Whirinake Whare Taonga in sunny Upper Hutt. We had 14 players for a 100 point late war tournament. Battle Plans were used to determine missions. There was a good mix of armies with Soviets taking out the top two places. No US lists were submitted which seemed like a first to me. I’ll definitely be dusting off my decoy panthers after witnessing their exceptional performance!

Valleycon 2022...

Valleycon 2022

Building a Bulge: German Force based on the New Starter Set

Building a Bulge: German Force based on the New Starter Set
with John Lee

With the launch of the Bulge: German release, I thought I would look at how a new player, or someone on a budget, can get a German force on the table that would be semi-competitive or at least hold its own with the focus on the new shiny plastic Panther (lates), Jagdpanther, Hornisse and Hummel. For the new player, it opens the door to playing Flames of War without needing to buy, assemble or paint too much and get into playing the game quicker.

Building a Bulge: German Force based on the New Starter Set...

Using the Bulge: German Command Cards
with Ryan Jeffares

Alongside the release of Bulge: German comes a new pack of command cards, which add a variety of new units, options, formations and warriors to those available in the book. In this article we’ll examine a selection of the new cards available and how they’ll impact your games.

Using the Bulge: German Command Cards...

Using the Bulge: German Command Cards

Historicon 2022: Flames Of War Late War & World War III: Team Yankee Nationals

Historicon 2022: Flames Of War Late War & World War III: Team Yankee Nationals
Historicon 2022 is happening this year and here at Battlefront we are happy to announce that we will be hosting the Nationals for both Flames Of War in Late War and World War III: Team Yankee. Check out the links below for full details on how you can attend and compete as well as the points, rules and timetable. List submission deadline is July 11th.

Historicon 2022: Flames Of War Nationals...
Historicon 2022: World War III: Team Yankee Nationals...

Learn about and register for Historicon 2022 here...

Register for Historicon 2022 here...

View the full list of Historicon 2022 events here...

Flames Of War - UK Nationals 2022
Saturday and Sunday, Sep 10-11, 2022

Venue: Battlefield Hobbies, Unit 1, South March, The Old Boatyard, 2 S March, Daventry, NN11 4PH.

Tournament Format: V4 Flames of War, Late War, 95 points. 5 rounds over 2 days, 2.5 hours per round, Extended Battle Plans. 2 Formation limit. Players can only have one allied nation or support unit from another nation. List Submission Deadline: 31 Aug

Click here to see the UK Nationals 2022 Rule Pack PDF...
Buy your Tickets to the FoW UK Nationals here...

Flames Of War - UK Nationals 2022


Battlefront Digital 

Seven years ago we launched FOW Digital to customers as a convenient way to purchase, download and reference Flames Of War books and lists. For some of us it seems like just yesterday but in the software development world that is many lifetimes ago! Despite a number of software upgrades over the years it has become unstable for some Apple users as new versions of iOS are released, rendering the app unusable to them and unfortunately the time is coming where we will need to lay it to rest at some time in the near future.

Dont Panic!

We are migrating customers over to a new website where you can access your content and add more. By moving to a website we give you, the customer, more power with how you can use your Digital content. Want to read your book on your phone, tablet, PC or Mac? Go ahead...

Click here to learn about Battlefront Digital and how to Migrate your Account....

Battlefront Digital


Share Your Hobby - Week One-hundred-five/ One-hundred-six
The Battlefront Lockdown Competition

Across the world there are people stuck at home, making the best out of a strange situation by spending time doing what they love – building and painting models.

We wanted to launch a competition to reward people for their hard work, but more importantly to encourage them to share their efforts with the world.
For more information check out the Share Your Hobby article here...

So get started, take a photo of what you are working on and comment in the regular Facebook Announcement post.
Share Your Hobby Announcement...

Or check out a selection from Week One-hundred-five/ One-hundred-six on our Facebook Page.
Share Your Hobby One-hundred-five/ One-hundred-six...

One-hundred-five/ One-hundred-six: Random Prize Draw Winners

Nik Molliwhop Soto

Carsten Gotz Thanasis Kaltsoudas

Ryan Mcarthy

Alex Kaczmarek Michael Scott Hicks Christopher Botolph

Jake Keane

Missions for Flames Of War - Updated June 2022
With the rulebook now adopting the revised victory conditions from the old More Missions pack, we've updated it (now just called the Missions pack) to reflect this. 

The pack contains Twenty: • Annihilation • Breakthrough • Bridgehead • Contact • Cornered • Counterattack • Dust Up • Dogfight • Encounter • Encirclement •  Encounter •  Escape  Free For All • Escape  • Fighting Withdrawl • Free for • Gauntlet • Killing Ground • NoRetreat • Outflanked • Probe•  Scouts •  Spearpoint • Valley od Death • Vanguard •

Each mission has a double page telling you how to play the mission and detailing the mission special rules. You can either print each mission out on a single piece of paper (front and back) or print it as a booklet with each mission on facing pages.

More Missions

The Battle Plans mission selector allow you and your opponent to choose the most appropriate missions for your forces. Each player chooses a plan (Prepared Attack, Hasty Attack, or Defend) and then you look up a table to see which mission to play and who will be the attacker.

Flames Of War-Missions.pdf...

Flames Of War-Missions (no background texture).pdf...


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Panzerschreck XXlI 2022
Proudly presented by the Manawatu Duellists’ Society.

Panzerschreck XXII. Being held this year at Riverdale School Hall, Slacks Road, Palmerston North, New Zealand.

This will be a 140 pt. FoW M/W Doubles Tournament with 5 rounds. All V4 FoW Mid-war Army lists published prior to 1st July 2022 may be used. 

Panzerschreck XXlI 2022...

Flames Of War & World War III: Team Yankee Tournament Pack
In the link below you will find everything you will need to run a Flames Of War or World War III: Team Yankee tournament at your local store, club, or even with your friends at home. Both Players and Tournament Organizers should read this whole document to better understand each other’s responsibilities.

If you are looking to run an event the Tournament Organizers section will be of the most interest to you, while participants heading to an event will want to focus on the Player section. Click on each of the links to see them and Right Click, Save As to download a copy of the PDFs to print off.

Flames Of War & World War III: Team Yankee Tournament Pack....

Flames Of War & World War III: Team Yankee Tournament Pack

Lessons From The Front: 4th Edition Lessons From The Front: 4th Edition
Last Updated November 2021
A new rules set always results in questions about how the finer points of the game should work so Lessons From The Front is the place to go to find answers to some of the harder questions.

These are living documents that we will update as often as possible but please bear in mind that whilst we listen to feedback in the forums (and other places) we need to take a considered approach before implementing any changes.

Lessons From The Front: V4 (PDF download)...
Lessons From The Front: V4 - Printer Friendly (PDF download)...

Panzer Schule - Flames Of War Battle Report - Bulge: German Panther Brigade vs Bulge: American US Battle Weary Armoured Rifles

Click here to go to the Battlefront Events Website

Battlefront Events Website
Tournament and Event organisers can now publish their events on a dedicated event calendar that keeps all the fixtures of tournament season in one place. Easy to navigate for those searching for events to attend, events.battlefront.co.nz is designed to allow organisers to share the details of their events on a comprehensive tournament calendar.

Click here to go to the Battlefront Events Website... 


Bulge: German: A4, 264 Pages, Hardback
German Heavy Tank-hunter Kampfgruppe (Plastic)
Bulge: German Command Cards (66 Cards)
Bulge: German Unit Cards (105 Cards)
Fallschirmjager Gaming Set (20x Tokens, 2x Objectives, 16x Dice)
Iron Cross Gaming Set (20x Tokens, 2x Objectives, 16x Dice)
Waffen SS Gaming Set (20x Tokens, 2x Objectives, 16x Dice)

Volksgrenadier Assault Platoon (Plastic)
Volksgrenadier 7.5cm Gun Platoon
Fallschirmjager Assault Rifle Platoon (Plastic)
ME-262 Fighter Bomber Flight

Tiger II Tank Platoon (Plastic)
Jagtiger Tank-hunter Platoon (Plastic)
Armoured Flak Platoon (Plastic)

Panther (Late) Tank Platoon (Plastic)
Hornisse Tank-hunter Platoon (Plastic)
Grille (Late) 15cm Gun Platoon
Sturmtiger Assault Howitzer Platoon


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Last Updated On Thursday, June 23, 2022 by Luke at Battlefront
 
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