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The Europa Magazine 47

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The Europa Magazine #47 – Cover

(Vol.IX, No.1, 1995)

Contents:

  • “Company Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “The Spanish Loyalist Army: The Army at the Beginning of the Civil War” (Historical) John Gee
  • “Sneak Peek: War in the Desert” (Discussion) Rick Gayler (War in the Desert)
  • “Battlefield Report: A Slugfest at Stalingrad” (Series Replay) Edward Dickenson (Scorched Earth)
  • “Attack Supply in Europa: An Alternative Proposal” (Variant Discussion) Russ Dumke
  • “East meets West: Retrofitting the Second Front Air System to Scorched Earth” (Variant Discussion) Victor Hauser (Second Front/(Scorched Earth)
  • For Whom the Bell Tolls: Errata Sheet” (Errata) GR/D Staff (For Whom the Bell Tolls)
  • Europa at Ssa: What Do We Really Want in our Naval Rules?” (Variant Discussion) Chris Janiec
  • “The Sino-Japanese Conflict: Massachusetts Playtest” (Playtest Report) Mark Royer (War of Resistance)
  • Leningrad: 1941 Brandenburger Training Exercise” (Contest) Readership (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “Rider on the Storm: Another Approach to Modeling an Antless Version of Fire in the East/Scorched Earth” (Variant Discussion) David Tinny (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • Sudden Storm: A Thumbnail Sketch” (Discussion) GR/D Staff (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • Sudden Storm: Clarifications and Modifications” (Errata) GR/D Staff (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “The reaser Always gets the Last Word: EXchange” (Commentary)

 

The Europa Magazine 46

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The Europa Magazine #46 – Cover

(Vol.VIII, No.6, 1996)

Contents:

  • “Company Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “Defending Finalnd” (Discussion) Peter J. Rogers (A Winter War)
  • A Winter War Replay” (Discussion) Mark Pitcavage (A Winter War)
  • “Finishing the Finnish OB: An Alternative Finnish Order of Battle for Grand Europa” (Variant Discussion) Sven-Ake Bengtsson
  • A Winter War In the Summer” (Series Replay) Sven-Ake Bengtsson (A Winter War)
  • “The Swedish Volunteer Corps in Finland” (Historical) Lars Wistedt
  • A Summer War: The Soviet Offensive Against Finland – June to July, 1944” (Scenarios) Lars Wistedt (Scorched Earth)
  • “Contemporary reports on the Battle for Finland” (Historical) Compiled from TIME Magazine
  • “The War in Finland, 1944 (Chronology)” (Historical) Frank Watson
  • “British intervention in the Winter War: A Grand EuropaPerspective” (Variant Discussion) Murray Quarmby
  • “New Toys for the Winter Wonderland: Adding the Revised Finns to Scorched Earth” (Variant Discussion) Jason Long (Scorched Earth/A Winter War)
  • “Point/Counterpoint – Part I: Clipping Ants’ Wings/On Pulling Wings off of Small Animals” (Variant Discussion) Alan Tibbets, Sam J. Dahman and James Broshot (Fire in the East)
  • “Point/Counterpoint – Part II: Russian First Winter/Frostbite in the East” (Variant Discussion) Alan Tibbets, Sam J. Dahman and James Broshot (Fire in the East)
  • “It’s How Your Play the Game: The Way of the Accountant – Part I” (Commentary) Rich Velay
  • Second Front Amphibious Assaults” (Discussion) Chris Riches (Second Front)
  • “The Siege of Belgrade” (Contest) GR/D Staff (Balkan Front)
  • “The reader always gets the last Word: EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

 

The Europa Magazine 45

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The Europa Magazine #45 – Cover

(Vol.VIII, No.5, 1995)

Contents:

  • “Company Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “A Europarogues’ Galery” (Commentary) Rick Gayler
  • “Counter Counterbattery” (Commentary) James E. Vandine
  • “Fallschirm-Panzerdivision “Herrmann Göring””” (Historical) James A. Broshot
  • Europafest ’95” (Commentary) Carl T. Kleihege (Scorched Earth)
  • “GEnie Forum: On Grand Europa Strategic and Operational Control” (Commentary) Excerpted from GEnie Messages
  • Battle for Rome: Playtest Report” (Playtest) Mark, Harold and Albert (Second Front)
  • The Battle for Rome: Operation Diadem: May-June, 1944” (Scenarios) Frank Watson (Second Front)
  • Collector Series: Narvik Draft Rules” (Variant Discussion) Winston Hamilton (Narvik)
  • “Rules Court (Clash of TitansErrata Counters” (Discussion) Rick Gayler
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa Magazine 43-44

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The Europa Magazine #43/44 – Cover

(Vol.VIII,No.3-4, 1995)

Contents:

  • “Company Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “Conventions Report” (Commentary) Frank Watson
  • “Inside Europa: Air Unit Ratings: British-Produced Aircraft” (Designer Notes) John Astell
  • “1st SS Panzer Division “Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler” (Historical) James A. Broshot
  • Sudden Storm At The Fest: Round Two 1995” (Series Replay) Sam Dahman (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • Grand Europa: The Case for an Umpire” (Discussion) Deane A. Kishel
  • “The Aegan Route: An Option to Ease Axis Logistics in War in the Desert” (Variant) Mark A. Yanaway (Western Desert)
  • Clash of Titans: The First Grand Europa Scenario” (Scenarios) Jason Long
  • Europa Rreform: Reasoned and Revealed” (Variant Discussion) Bradley A. Skeen (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “Friendly Fire” (Commentary) Frank Watson
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) John Astell
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa Magazine 42

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(Vol.VIII, No.2, 1995)

  • “Battalion Report” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “Inside Europa: Air Unit Ratings: American-Produced Aircraft” (Designer Notes) John Astell
  • “Battlefield Report: Field-Testing on the Eastern Front” (Commentary) Mike Pinkus (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • Eeuropa Counters Calatogue” (Insert) (For Whom the Bell Tolls)
  • “Counterbattery” (Commentary) Jason Long (The Fall of France/War in the Desert)
  • “The Swedish Armed Forces, 1939-45” (Historical) Sven-Ake Bengtsson
  • The Battle for Kiev, 1943: Overrun Contest” (Contest) Rick Gayler (Scorched Earth)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

 

The Europa Magazine 41

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(Vol.VIII, No.1, 1995)

Contents:

  • “Company Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “Inside Europa: United States Draft Order of Battle Sep II 39 – Jun II 43” (Historical) John Astell
  • “Four optional Rules” (Variant Discussion) Mark Malinovsky (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “Battlefield Report: Rommel Beyond the Pyramids” (Discussion) Grant R. Luetkehans (Torch/The Near East/Western Desert)
  • Europa’s Omniscient Travel Agents: A Critical Look at the Order of Battle System” (Commentary) Mark Pitcavage
  • “Raggrupamento Elsplorante in North Africa” (Historical) Paul E. Bove
  • “It’s How You Play the Game” (Commentary) Rick Gayler and Halvor Egner (Scorched Earth)
  • Arctic Thunderbolt: Operation Jupiter and the Return to Europe” (Scenarios) Jason Long (Second Front)
  • Operation infatuate: The Battle of Walcheren Island – November 1-8, 1944” (Scenarios) Frank Watson (Second Front)
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) John Astell (Second Front)
  • the Near East: Errata Sheet” (Errata) GR/D Staff (The Near East)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa Magazine 40

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The Europa Magazine #40 – Cover

(Vol.VII, No.6, 1994)

Contents:

  • “Company Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “Inside Europa: Revising the CRT” (Variant Discussion) John Astell
  • “Wartime Aircraft Industries: A Europa White Paper” (Historical) Keith Jacobs
  • “The Ramcke brigade of War in the Desert” (Historical) James R. Willauer (War in the Desert)
  • “Historical Setups for Balkan Front” (Historical) Michael K. Parker (Balkan Front)
  • “Battlefield report: The One-Week Europa Crowd Playtests Leningrad: 1941” (Playtest) Gordon Johansen (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “Weird Europa” (Variant Discussion) John Astell
  • “Counterbattery” (Commentary) Jason Long
  • Airdrop on Crete: The Invasion of Crete – May, 1941” (Scenarios) Frank Watson (Balkan Front)
  • The Battle for Kiev, 1943 Contest” (Contest) Readership (Scorched Earth)
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) John Astell (Second Front)
  • “Official: Second Front Amphibiious recap” (Errata) GR/D Staff (Second Front)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

 

The Europa Magazine 38/39

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The Europa Magazine #38/39 – Cover

(Vol.VII, No.4-5, 1994)

Contents:

  • “Company Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “Inside Europa: Second Front Designer’s Notes II” (Designer Notes) John Astell (Second Front)
  • “Sacrificing the Italian East African Empire: A Variant for War in the Desert” (Variant Discussion) Thomas R. Fetter (Western Desert/Africa Orientale)
  • “History of the 99th Infantry Battalion (Separate) – Norwegian-American Mountain Battalion” (Historical) James D. Parmenter
  • Second Front – A Dialogue” (Commentary) James A. Broshot and John Astell (Second Front)
  • Scorched Earth Marathon – The 1993 National Monstergaming Society Match” (Game Replay) Joe Wilkerson (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “The Légion Etrangère during the Fall of France” (Historical) Jason Long
  • “An Army by Any Other Name…” (Variant Discussion) J.E. Vandine (The Fall of France)
  • “It’s how you Play the Game: Variable Reinforcements” (Variant Discussion) Chris Riches
  • “Game Report: Plan Y – A Balkan Front Replay” (Game Replay) Sven-Ake Bengtsson (Balkan Front)
  • Europa: The Next Generation” (Discussion) Flavio Carrillo
  • Europa and Attrition Warfare” (Variant Discussion) Mark Swenholt
  • A Winter War – A Small Game about a Small War” (Commentary) Peter Robbins (A Winter War)
  •  “Designer’s Response: AWW Advanced Naval Rules” (Designer Notes) Gary Stagliano and John Astell (A Winter War)
  • Europa Magazine Index: TEN #s 1-10 and TEM #s 11-39” (Index) Mark Pitcavage
  •  “In Search of a German Victory – Will the Germans Always Win the Battles and Lose the War, or Can They Really Win It All ?” (Strategy) Joe Fisher (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “From the Ashes of Defeat – The Italian Co-Belligerent Forces” (Historical) Michael K. Parker,John Astell and Shelby Stanton
  • “On the Roads to Damascus – A Comparison of Two Syrian Scenarios” (Commentary) Frank Watson
  • “Layforce in the Invasion of Syria” (Historical) James R. Willauer
  • Leningrad: 1941 Contest” (Strategy) Readership
  • “Anti-Aircraft Command 1939-1940” (Historical) Alan Philson
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) John Astell and Rick Gayler (Second Front/The Fall of France/A Winter War)
  • Spain and Portugal Errata Sheet – November 24, 1994” (Errata) (Spain and Portugal)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership
  • “Air Mission Summary” (Play Aid) (Second Front)

The Europa Magazine 37

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The Europa Magazine #37 – Cover

(Vol.VII, No.3, 1994)

Contents:

  • “Special Report” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “Inside EUROPA: Second Front Designer’s Notes, Part 1” (Designer Notes) John Astell (Second Front)
  • Europafest 1994” (Commentary) Rick Gayler
  • Second Front: The First Battlefield Report: Origins/Europafest 1994” (Series Replay) Peter Robbins (Second Front)
  • Sudden Storm at the Fest” (Series Replay) Rick Gayler (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “Water Rats: Removing Ants from Supermarina” (Variant) Chris Riches
  • A Winter War: Errata Sheet” (Errata) GR/D Staff
  • Kasserine Crisis: Europa Battle Scenario #1 – Second Edition” (Scenarios) Rick Gayler (Torch/War in the Desert/Second Front)
  •  “Cunninghams Pond: Naval Chrome for War in the Desert” (Scenarios) Frank Watson (War in the Desert)
  •  “First to Fight: Errata Sheet” (Errata) GR/D Staff (First to Fight)
  • “The Facts behind the Counters: The 756th Mountain Regiment of War in the Desert” (Historical) James Willauer (War in the Desert)
  • “Let’s make Europa more realistic” (Variant Discussion) John Gordon
  • “Rules Court” (Discussion) John Astell & Rick Gayler (Second Front)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership

The Europa Magazine 36

The Europa Magazine #36 - Cover

The Europa Magazine #36 – Cover

(Vol.VII, No.2, 1994)

Content:

  • “Company Briefing” (Commentary) Winston Hamilton
  • “From the Editor” (Editorial) Rick Gayler
  • “On the Horn of a Dilemma at the Horn of Africa” (Strategy) Brian Adams (Africa Orientale)
  •  “It’s how you play the Game (Time Limits)” (Variant Discussion) Randy Carrenne (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • Groza II: The Great Eastern Grand Slam – Europa Series Replay” (Series Replay) Flavio Carrillo & Jason Long (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “A Polish Victory?!: A Battlefield Report” (Series Replay) Martin Duke (First to Fight)
  • “Reminiscences from the Second Front” (Historical) Reprinted from Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
  • Desert Cauldron: The Gazala Battles, May – June 1942” (Scenarios) Frank Watson (Western Desert)
  • “Commonewealth Airborne units” (Historical) David Hughes
  • Sudden Storm: Clarifications and Modifications” (Errata) GR/D Staff (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • “How much is that Tiger in the Window?” (Historical) Jason Long
  • Fire in the East Report” (Strategy) French Europa Association (Fire in the East/Scorched Earth)
  • Second Front Errata” (Errata) John Astell & Rick Gayler (Second Front)
  • “EXchange” (Commentary) Readership
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