I really like the unit cards idea from team yankee and it has a good place in warhammer i think, especially seeing as 8th edition is intended to be pretty fluid with changes to unit stats and points. Warsaw pact battalion, the core of your force a formation card tells you which units you can have in the. This article is brought to you by guest writer, luke daley an avid team yankee soviet naval infantry shoot and scoot episode 24 the responsible social distancing episode by fez. A unit of length equal to 6 feet used for measuring the depth of. Dec 12, 2015 rules designer phil yates talks you through the basics of playing team yankee, starting with unit cards, the basic movement rules, and the tactical options presented by the special movement orders. Sep 21, 2015 brutal is probably the team yankee equivalent of breakthrough gun. Inspired by phils article last week stay at home and play flames of war and wwiii team yankee and in particular the bit about having a friend command the opposition, alan graham set about moving some of his home security cameras around to turn his gaming shed into a virtual gaming shed. Afgantsy in team yankee the afgantsy air assault battalion digital briefing. A group for discussing 6mm cold war miniatures and terrain for the team yankee game by battlefront miniatures. I am committed to excellence and the fair treatment of all. The team yankee lists are now in their own list builder. The afgantsy air assault battalion briefing covers the background and organisation of an air assault battalion, along with all of the reference information from the team yankee rulebook for their supporting units, along with a basing guide for your troops. However, at the moment that option isnt available to us. The cards are stats from the book and serve with the qrs.
Formation a nato company or warsaw pact battalion, the core of your force a formation card tells you which units you can have in the formation. Because all team yankee models come with the appropriate unit cards these you can even start building a new army without buying the appropriate army book if you desire. This site is a series of online army lists, so you can calculate your flames of war armies. Nationalist company, the smallest grouping of stuff a unit card tells you what teams are in the unit and what their characteristics. Brutal is probably the team yankee equivalent of breakthrough gun. You still need the qrs for ataglance rule, but the cards save you from digging in the book for unit stats and special rules. The questions and their answers have been gathered into this document. To play team yankee, you will need a tape measure both inches and centimeters work, a whole bunch of d6 dice, an army of models, and some friends to play with that one will probably be the toughest, to be honest. I also have an 81mm mortar platoon, panther tanks and a tiger platoon that dont have unit cards. Now you can save your force for later or create a handy printout of pdf to take to your next game. If you only have one or two units in your command they work. The beasts of war team is back with another unboxing video.
Here, you will find a collection of community unit cards that have been. Dont know when theyre beaten command cards arsenal of democracy command cards us army air force command cards m4 sherman tank company. Hello all and welcome to this mondays team yankee update. On monday we show cased the new team yankee unit cards, this post caused a bit of a stir as it featured the t72 and abrams. These unit cards are the other obvious change in the new version.
Having just played a game yesterday i actually found the cards not very helpful. Mar 17, 2018 i played around with powerpoint today and created my own canadian unit cards for team yankee, representing elements of the 4th canadian mechanized brigade group tanks from the royal canadian dragoons, infantry from the princess pats. Team yankee is based on the book of the same name by harold coyle, the story of team yankee follows a unit of the us army named team yankee of course as they struggle to hold off those damn commies, with viewpoints from the other armies added in their respective army rule book. All members in good standing are free to post here. As you can tell if you give it a gander, its quite old, and it has a few mistakes here and there, but they are mainly minor ones. Ive waited patiently for the book to appear in kindle format and was quite happy when it did. Not only does it include a breakdown on which platoons are in formations vs forces but it also has the information as to which team yankee unit card you will want to.
These new force diagrams will make it much easier for new players to work out which nation they would like to field, as well as helping them to plan out the first armies. Team yankee forces, whether refining a force from your current collection, or brainstorming something completely new. These formation and unit cards were released as part of our next team. If you wish to share photos, we have files for the nationalities, and for battle.
Gajo games cards for flames of war and team yankee. Please take a moment and subscribe to my youtube channel. Today they look at the isherman tank, also known as the super sherman. No word yet if that means that one side nukes the other if they lose, something that nato actually was planning to do. Open library is an initiative of the internet archive, a 501c3 nonprofit, building a digital library of internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital form. For discussion of anything related to this set of rules. Sep 21, 2015 last week we had an overview of the new team yankee rulebook and i mentioned the stat cards. Now unit cards are not a new thing in wargaming but this is the first time that battlefront miniatures have used them with their rules set. What i bought was, ryans leathernecks, bannons boys, rifle platoon, and an m1 platoon. Where possible, i am going to use existing usually us or west german game units and use the correspontent card as a starting point. Coyle is not just a writer of a single genre but he is having a very good name in the genre of the historical fiction and in the speculative fiction as well.
To help remedy this, i wrote some ideas on how to play a regular pickup game without an oppenet, or devise your own scenarios to play against and ai opponents. If you already have a copy of the team yankee rulebook then dont worry because there are no rule changes in this reprint. Click here to download a pdf of the new force diagram. Having played flames for a fair few years you get to know your army and your special rules. I think i found all but one and just worked up my own for that one. Last week we had an overview of the new team yankee rulebook and i mentioned the stat cards. The air defense antitank system adats for canadian force for team yankee. Because we love to run large games and campaigns using them, we have worked up cards trying to. Team yankee quick reference sheet numerous people asked for a handy printable version of the quick reference sheet from the back of the world war iii. If team does not move further, it shoots at halted roe otherwise, wholc unit is out of command and moved. Ive played flames of war for a while so i am reasonably familiar with the basic systemyet to actually study the team yankee rulebook. This time the beasts of war team is looking at the jordanian centurion squadron.
Yuris wolves contains all the soviet models you need to begin building a. For use in the team yankee miniature table top game. Normally, youd expect to play flames of war with a real fleshandblood opponent. Check out what you get in this army deal as well as a little bit of the history of the centurion and the jordanians themselves. On the tabletop this article is brought to you by guest writer. Flames of war products are organized into price regions. We are a huge fan of the new rules sets issued by battlefront, flames of war version 4 and team yankee. In an effort to stop the need to have to check the rulebook for every special rule, team yankee will have unit and formation more on those next week cards. So we have made a pdf version in a few different formats for you to download and print out, and perhaps have it laminated. In the new army books, every unit has a card listing its ratings such as its motivation, its skill. The jordanians stand as a unique force in the fate of a nation forces as an arab nation supplied with british equipment. Dec 14, 2017 this is what is included in the us unit cards late war box set for flames of war. I proudly server my countrys navy combat team with honor, courage, and commitment. T64 tank battalion, including 1x team yankee complete rules.
Hello all on monday we show cased the new team yankee unit cards, this post caused a bit of a stir as it featured the t72 and abrams. Unit cards these are the only ones i could find so far but i will keep looking. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by the miniatures page. Team yankee brings the conflict that simmered throughout the cold war to life in a game where you command your troops in miniature on a realistic battlefield. Without all the information people started to try and put two and two together and a debate started about how balanced the tanks would be fighting each other. Tmp team yankee unit cards topic the miniatures page. Damn you battlefront team yankee has taken over the club. Forces is the fast and easy way to design your world war iii.
Team yankee y in the icao and nato phonetic alphabet is an armorheavy companysized unit a team in army parlance. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Each region has its own price range and in some cases specific products and different product availability. Because all team yankee models come with the appropriate unit cards these you can even start building a new army without buying the appropriate army book if. From what ive read the basic games are 50150 points. To choose an army list, either click on the book or nationality you are interested in over on the right, and then click on the army list you want. If greater than or equal to skill, the unir iradcr and any teams within 6 1 5cm immediately rnovc up ro 4 i km. Flames of war message board tmp the miniatures page. In this video they talk about one of the most unique tanks that israeli forces fielded and the history that led its development and pushed the absolute limit of what could be done with a sherman tank.338 679 1381 1440 871 348 827 1512 1300 30 1053 989 1287 253 402 437 521 281 1406 943 801 885 443 1186 1082 478 1097 1015 68 333 1349 1150 689 550 1103 313 695 66 169 178 1147 228 1439 943 411 351 472