Volume 24, Number 1
(pages 39 and 40)
Complete RUSSIAN FRONT Errata
By S. Craig Taylor The following are the official changes andclarifications for
. You willfind that instituting them makes the play progress much smoother. Please add these toyour rulebook.
SOVIET OB CARDInterior Forces:
the 4-4-7 “BS” naval unit picture (also the unit counter itself) shouldshow two ship symbols to show that it is afleet instead of a flotilla.
January, 1943 (20):
the “19” army unitdepiction should instead show the “27” armyunit (a 5-5-4).
GAME CARDCombat Results Table:
The third note shouldread “Axis First Winter” instead of “Axis FirstWinner”.
The Sequence of Play with All Options:
Both 3.e.1 and 3.e.2 should read “Segment”instead of “Step”.
The Dec ’42 line of the“On Board” column should include a dot nextto the “14”.
BASIC GAME RULES
Revise the first sentence of
to read: Assoon as a battle location unit is placed, allground units in that hex
lose their zones of control.To clarify
: A one-hex wide mapboardedge directly
two identically colored partial hexes is considered to be a supplysource of the same color as the adjacent partialhexes.Revise
to read: Ground units markedwith out of supply units may only be moved ina
or combination of directions thatwould be allowed if they were retreating (see126.96.36.199 for allowable directions), into anadjacent hex in any direction containing
friendly combat units and/or into an adjacentfriendly city (fortress, major or minor). Theymay not be used to convert railroad hexes andtheir movement factors are halved (round anyfractions down), but their attack and defensefactors remain the same. Restrictionsallowing, these movements
causecombats and/or be into enemy controlledcities.To clarify
: Out of supply air units
participate in combat in their base hex if attacked.To clarify
: To be used, a mapboardedge partial hex must be located in thereinforcing unit’s home country.Add to
as the first sentence: Units may bemoved alone or together in stacks that can be broken down at any point during movement.Add to
just prior to last sentence: If located in an enemy zone of control with nofriendly ground unit in the hex, treat an air unit as out of supply (see 188.8.131.52).Add to
, Step One, just prior to lastsentence: If both sides have choices, thedefender chooses
.Add as last sentence of Exception under
:If both sides’ engaged units are eliminated and both sides still have unengaged units in thehex, the attacker
retreat.Change the first sentence of
the completion of a round of combat, thedefender has the first choice to retreat out of the battle location hex.