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Band of Brothers – Tide of Iron Scenario

“The 101st Airborne Division, which was activated on 16 August 1942…has no history, but it has a rendezvous with destiny.”

— Major General William C. Lee, August 19, 1942

June 6, 1942: The paratroopers of the 101st Airborne Division led the way on […]

By |June 9th, 2015|Behind the History|Comments Off on Band of Brothers – Tide of Iron Scenario

Breakout at Coutances – Tide of Iron Scenario

There’s a COBRA in my Hedgerow!

After nearly two months of taking heavy casualties and slowly grinding through the hedgerows in Normandy after D-Day, Allied intelligence began seeing signs that the German resistance in that sector was close to collapse. On July […]

By |May 29th, 2015|1A Games, Behind the History|Comments Off on Breakout at Coutances – Tide of Iron Scenario

Task Force Abrams at Arracourt – Tide of Iron Scenario

This week we are proud to present the first of three scenarios by Ron Howard. These scenarios are set during the American pursuit of the Wehrmacht from Operation Cobra in Normandy to the borders of Germany of itself. The first scenario, […]

By |May 15th, 2015|Behind the History|Comments Off on Task Force Abrams at Arracourt – Tide of Iron Scenario

Pavlov’s House – Tide of Iron Scenario

Our latest scenario, this one by Scott Roberts, features one of the most famous positions of the Battle of Stalingrad. On September 27, 1942, Soviet Junior Sergeant Yakov Pavlov was ordered to defend a heavily damaged, four-story apartment building on the […]

By |May 1st, 2015|Behind the History|Comments Off on Pavlov’s House – Tide of Iron Scenario

Guards Counterattack – Tide of Iron Scenario

Scenario and blog post by Bill Jaffe, 1A Games product manager 

The Guards Counterattack scenario came about for two purposes. The first was to honor John Hill for his great introductory scenario in the award-winning classic board game Squad Leader. The second […]

By |April 17th, 2015|Behind the History|Comments Off on Guards Counterattack – Tide of Iron Scenario

The Grain Elevator at Stalingrad – Tide of Iron Scenario

We are beginning a new regular feature here on the 1A Games website that we hope you all will enjoy. Fantasy Flight Games had produced a scenario generator for Tide of Iron which fans could use to create their own scenarios. […]

By |April 6th, 2015|Behind the History|Comments Off on The Grain Elevator at Stalingrad – Tide of Iron Scenario