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by Parabellum
2019-11-03 13:16, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Hellraiser - Para's grandstand for metal concerts
Replies: 10
Views: 793

Hellraiser - Para's grandstand for metal concerts

https://abload.de/img/hellraiser-leipzigk8kii.jpg The Hellraiser Club is my favorite place for concerts. It was founded in 1992 and is located in the Leipzig district Engelsdorf, about 90 km from my residence. The club accepts a maximum of 1000 visitors per concert. The German magazine "Metal Hamme...
by Parabellum
2019-11-03 10:45, Sunday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: What other games do you play ?
Replies: 57
Views: 3001

Re: What other games do you play ?

... Nexus (at least i guess so) and now me deliberately picked a broad/unprecise topic title, so that people don't feel inclined/forced to stay true to a limited field. "What other games do you play" can mean anything from "most favourite" over "at the moment" to "kill time with", and still not end...
by Parabellum
2019-11-01 16:01, Friday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

13 Bastogne-Nuts ltbv The fight was very hard and I had to repair my units several times. In the west I lost 4 VHs, which I could recapture only in the last two laps with the help of the reinforcements. Current scenario: Bastogne-Nuts, VH prestige is 0 , All map prestige is: 40 Army cost: 0 , Curre...
by Parabellum
2019-11-01 15:52, Friday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

Hi Csaba, thanks for the explanations. I will update OG before I start the next CC. 11 The Island bv in turn 2 Again, there is obviously a mistake that is related to the outdated OG version Current scenario: The Island, VH prestige is 720 , All map prestige is: 1600 Army cost: 0 , Current prestige i...
by Parabellum
2019-10-31 21:17, Thursday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

10 Market Garden-Disaster bv-4 I have absolutely no idea why I won after the second round. The Germans conquered 2 VH's and suddenly it was over :huh . Current scenario: Market Garden-Disaster, VH prestige is 2240 , All map prestige is: 2320 Army cost: 0 , Current prestige is 7996 Prestige availabl...
by Parabellum
2019-10-31 21:10, Thursday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

9 Market Garden-Breakthrough ltbv Only one VH had to be conquered by the auxiliary units. Theoretically a simple task. Theoretically ... Current scenario: Market Garden-Breakthrough, VH prestige is 80 , All map prestige is: 80 Army cost: 0 , Current prestige is 7946 Prestige available on map yet is...
by Parabellum
2019-10-31 21:02, Thursday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

8 Market Garden-The Landing loss The auxiliaries lost two Drop Zone (North and East) against an overwhelming number of SS troops and tanks. No chance to recapture. Current scenario: Market Garden-The Landing, VH prestige is 320 , All map prestige is: 320 Army cost: 0 , Current prestige is 8106 Pres...
by Parabellum
2019-10-30 12:33, Wednesday
Forum: Deutsches Forum
Topic: Idee neue Kampagne: From D-Day to Deutschland
Replies: 37
Views: 2385

Re: Idee neue Kampagne: From D-Day to Deutschland

... Zur SU-122 ... Die Produktion meines Laptops wurde auch schon lange eingestellt, und doch benutze ich ihn heute noch. Das Ende der Produktion sagt doch rein gar nichts über die Dauer der Benutzung aus. Dann dürfte es auch keine alten Autos geben. ... Wir reden hier aber über Panzer und StuG, di...
by Parabellum
2019-10-30 09:39, Wednesday
Forum: Deutsches Forum
Topic: Idee neue Kampagne: From D-Day to Deutschland
Replies: 37
Views: 2385

Re: Idee neue Kampagne: From D-Day to Deutschland

... Tank + T26E4 Super Pershing , , 1 bars , 141 exp , USA , 7/10 , 10 kill , 0 pp - U:016 [+85 exp] Anti-Tank SU-122 , , 2 bars , 234 exp , Poland , 5/10 , Street Fighter , 5 kill , 540 pp - U:019 [+103 exp] Ich möchte ja keine Diskussion zum E-File vom Zaun brechen, aber zwei Fragen habe ich: 1) ...
by Parabellum
2019-10-29 12:38, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12184

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Ann Wilson looks like a little bit pregnant ... :huh Yes, she has always struggled with overweight problems. Some people will never be thin, no matter how hard they try. I'm glad thad she has learnt to live with it. Nobody passes the time without a trace. I also had 10 kilos less on the ribs 30 yea...
by Parabellum
2019-10-29 10:05, Tuesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic
Replies: 307
Views: 12184

Re: The Obligatory YouTube Music Video Topic

Urica wrote:
2019-10-29 09:45, Tuesday
Alone?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtopccRfyUU
...
Ann Wilson looks like a little bit pregnant ... :huh
Better times (earlier) Barracuda
by Parabellum
2019-10-29 07:31, Tuesday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

The place Pouppenville looks unsuspicious, but it stacked here 6 to 8 units. Horrible. yes, Doug had a serious fixation about creating stacks :thud be prepared you will find more regarding the hidden vhs at d-days scenario: the problem is that they are owned by ai, so it sometimes never enter these...
by Parabellum
2019-10-28 22:28, Monday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

7 Carentan bv-1 the first part of the scenario is dull. The reason for the 19 rounds to the Bv is that most of the units are set very far away from the VH's, can move only 2 or 3 hex per turn, and half the time is up before they even fired the first shot. Then it will be interesting. The attack and...
by Parabellum
2019-10-28 21:14, Monday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

6 St. Come du Mont bv-1 The cruel design continues - teleported German reinforcements in the middle of my units and two VH's with about six-fold stacked entrenched Panzergrenadiers :disgust . The street is lined with German sniper. My job is "Engage the enemy wherever he appears". The snipers are n...
by Parabellum
2019-10-28 20:05, Monday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

5 The Guns bv-1 It is a short and intense fight. I have given all units full OS for the first time. There was not much left of this at the end of the scenario. During the scenario, the player receives different reinforcements. The infantry is useful. She attracts the support fire of the German arti...
by Parabellum
2019-10-28 12:06, Monday
Forum: CC01
Topic: chasing the blitz - lvjtn plays cc01 @50% - done! *
Replies: 28
Views: 1707

Re: chasing the blitz - lvjtn plays cc01 @50% - done! *

Good job, Csaba. You played all three levels :hurrah .
by Parabellum
2019-10-27 22:01, Sunday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

4 The Lower Causeways(2) bv-1 I have found the missing VH of the previous scenario, but I will not play it again. Also in this scenario, the hidden VH's are visible only from the second round. The place Pouppenville looks unsuspicious, but it stacked here 6 to 8 units. Horrible. Current scenario: T...
by Parabellum
2019-10-27 21:01, Sunday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

3 D Day. The Landing. loss What the hell is wrong here? I started several times and did not reach all goals. There are a lot of hidden VH's. Some are visible in Round 2, many others only when my own unit enters. I thought that I had taken all the VH's within the BV, but it did not end. I sent all t...
by Parabellum
2019-10-27 20:38, Sunday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

2 Urban Training ltbv This scenario was a bit tougher. I've learned that prestige must be used primarily to heal wounded units. Current scenario: Urban Training, VH prestige is 520 , All map prestige is: 1120 Army cost: 0 , Current prestige is 2544 Prestige available on map yet is 120 pp ( 0 pp in ...
by Parabellum
2019-10-27 20:28, Sunday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100%

1 Jump Training bv-1 (bv-2 was possible) The last player of this CC was Comrade Thomson - that was over 4 years ago. So it's time to bring this old campaign back to the daylight. The first scenario was unspectacular. I distributed my units evenly all over the map and tried to take as many flags as ...
by Parabellum
2019-10-27 20:00, Sunday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Re: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *

OpenGen 0.92.0.0 * 30 Nov 2018 * AI: Default Efile folder: C:\OpenGen 0.92.0.0\efile_cc19\ * Efile version: CC19-Band of Brothers 3.0 with custom BoB Efile Campaign: BAND OF BROTHERS, * Player prestige modifier 100% * AI prestige modifier 100% Played Scenarios: 1 Jump Training , #0 , Brilliant Victo...
by Parabellum
2019-10-27 19:59, Sunday
Forum: CC19
Topic: Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *
Replies: 22
Views: 1635

Para the Paratrooper, CC19 @ 100% done *

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506th PIR (Parachute Infantry Regiment)
campaign music: Screaming Eagles
by Parabellum
2019-10-26 19:09, Saturday
Forum: CC16
Topic: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100% - done *
Replies: 24
Views: 1832

Re: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100%

28 The Plattensee offensive ltbv I sold two pieces of air defense and used the existing prestige to upgrade the next SPAT. The Jagdpanther got full OS. Ground conditions are really bad - mud where the eye can see. I concentrated the strongest tanks and SPAT in the front line, as well as 4 artillery...
by Parabellum
2019-10-26 18:50, Saturday
Forum: CC16
Topic: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100% - done *
Replies: 24
Views: 1832

Re: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100%

27 Wacht am Rhein ltbv The BV succeeded in the first attempt and without reloads. In this scenario, there are no tactical finesse. I work my way piece by piece from south to north on the map. The resistance is different strong. Terrain and ground conditions are demanding. Occasional counterattacks ...
by Parabellum
2019-10-24 21:09, Thursday
Forum: Development Board
Topic: forum features: available smilies
Replies: 30
Views: 2182

Re: forum features: available smilies

... +1 i'm not sure the :wife is a nice joke or too offensive. should we replace it by something neutral? :dunno Maybe we could add another one for a "sweet" wife :dunno Men have very different ideas about the ideal picture of a "sweet" woman: Version 1: http://www.greensmilies.com/smile/smiley_emo...
by Parabellum
2019-10-24 20:46, Thursday
Forum: CC16
Topic: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100% - done *
Replies: 24
Views: 1832

Re: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100%

26 The Falaise Gap bv+1 That was a pity. I was very close to the ltbv. Only in the central VH was still 1 Pak with 1 strength, who did not want to give up. I needed 3 tries. The first two attempts ended after a few rounds with high losses of core units. The opponent has complete air superiority. In...
by Parabellum
2019-10-24 11:25, Thursday
Forum: Development Board
Topic: forum features: available smilies
Replies: 30
Views: 2182

Re: forum features: available smilies

... if anybody can recommend a good site with animgif emoticons, don't hesitate to share its location ;) I use smileys from these pages: http://www.greensmilies.com/ - Unfortunately, this page has not been updated for 5 years https://www.smilies.4-user.de/ - Updates take place in a rhythm of severa...
by Parabellum
2019-10-22 06:49, Tuesday
Forum: CC57
Topic: [unofficial CC] randowe plays CC57 @ 100% - done
Replies: 28
Views: 1773

Re: randowe plays CC57 @ 100%

... I had not enough prestige to refit my all my units and had to sell two badly damaged tanks in order to refit the other ones. I am still pissed of :irate :irate I am sorry, but i just wanted to bring this to an end without much interest. I also lost my core recon.... Now i have to go to bed angr...
by Parabellum
2019-10-21 20:36, Monday
Forum: CC16
Topic: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100% - done *
Replies: 24
Views: 1832

Re: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100%

25 Operation Luttich loss It hurts, but I am slowly reaching the limits of my playful possibilities. I got bogged down in the center and was only able to delegate two infantry to liberate the small island. These were too weak to throw a 15 infantry with entrenchment 6 from the VH. The following art...
by Parabellum
2019-10-19 21:30, Saturday
Forum: CC16
Topic: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100% - done *
Replies: 24
Views: 1832

Re: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100%

24 Battle of the hedgerows bv+6 The scenario feels like static battle in WW1. The artillery of both sides spits barrage and stifles every movement in the neck. After the BV was out of range, I played until all the flags were captured. Current scenario: Battle of the hedgerows, VH prestige is 0 , Al...
by Parabellum
2019-10-19 18:31, Saturday
Forum: CC16
Topic: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100% - done *
Replies: 24
Views: 1832

Re: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100%

23 March to Limoges ltbv The ltbv was mandatory because there is virtually no way to reach the 6 VH's in the north earlier. The scenario is designed for speed. The opponents (French Resistance and various fortifications) should be avoided if possible. But that does not succeed in every situation. I...
by Parabellum
2019-10-19 10:45, Saturday
Forum: CC39
Topic: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100% done*
Replies: 19
Views: 1482

Re: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100%

For the Emperor bv-4 It was the last fight to prevent US conquest of the Japanese capital - victory or death. The lineup on the western side of the Tokyo Bay was limited. Through my concerted efforts to attack with the support of the entire Imperial Air Force, I managed within a few laps to throw t...
by Parabellum
2019-10-18 17:38, Friday
Forum: CC39
Topic: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100% done*
Replies: 19
Views: 1482

Re: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100%

Failed diplomacy at Golan bv-2 I had to start the scenario twice. In the first attempt I drove directly into the attack of the DAK and lost many core units. In the second attempt I was more careful. I wanted to drive around the lake in the south, but failed due to the insurmountable terrain conditi...
by Parabellum
2019-10-18 08:01, Friday
Forum: CC01
Topic: [unofficial CC] randowe plays CC01 @ 100% - done
Replies: 40
Views: 2261

Re: randowe plays CC01 @ 100% - mission accomplished! *

Good job, keep it up :yes
by Parabellum
2019-10-17 22:23, Thursday
Forum: Campaign Challenges
Topic: Reservation for the SoH
Replies: 0
Views: 511

Reservation for the SoH

July 2020
by Parabellum
2019-10-17 22:16, Thursday
Forum: CC16
Topic: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100% - done *
Replies: 24
Views: 1832

Re: "Das Reich" - Rise and Fall, Para's CC16 @100%

22 The Fourth Battle of Kharkov ltv I no longer had the right tactics for this scenario in my head. Therefore, I tried to stop the Russians on all fronts, which led to a terrible mess on the map and was doomed to failure. At some sections the Russians broke through, at others I withstood with great...
by Parabellum
2019-10-17 12:23, Thursday
Forum: CC01
Topic: [unofficial CC] randowe plays CC01 @ 100% - done
Replies: 40
Views: 2261

Re: randowe plays CC01 @ 100%

I played the scenario in December 2016 and lost in round 4: "AI took any flag and no VH was defined". The loss is not a real problem as the campaign continues. After that, there are only simple SSI default scenarios, all of which end in a terrible carnage for the AI. If we include this "special rule...
by Parabellum
2019-10-16 08:17, Wednesday
Forum: Open General
Topic: Old campaigns
Replies: 7
Views: 914

Re: Old campaigns

Do we have a repository of old campaigns? I mean older PG2 campaigns. ... I do want to check a few of the older campaigns to see if some are worthy of modernization. Including one of mine, which unfortunately I no longer have... ... but I know that in the Rayydars Raiders forum some campaigns were ...
by Parabellum
2019-10-16 07:04, Wednesday
Forum: CC01
Topic: [unofficial CC] randowe plays CC01 @ 100% - done
Replies: 40
Views: 2261

Re: randowe plays CC01 @ 100%

... I have to much fun with photoshop...and created three ribbons which i will award myself and wear in my signature when i have finished my CCs lol :lol (Ok, 39 is already accomplished) Maybe its fun now but there is also a chance it will look not so good anymore when there are 40 ribbons or so. M...
by Parabellum
2019-10-16 06:53, Wednesday
Forum: Steel & Lace – The Pub
Topic: Hello
Replies: 53
Views: 3543

Re: Hello

Hello :bs
Blitzstoper wrote:
2019-10-15 21:59, Tuesday
So we need to start a Campaign Challenge, ...
I welcome any activity of this kind :yes
by Parabellum
2019-10-15 21:16, Tuesday
Forum: CC39
Topic: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100% done*
Replies: 19
Views: 1482

Re: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100%

Clash at Baghdad bv-3 At the end of the campaign there was still a real tank battle. That was not to be expected. The Pz IV worked as usual precise and deadly. A bv-5 would have been possible had not sneaky bandits recaptured the unguarded VH's. In contrast to Clemens game, I crossed the bridge in ...
by Parabellum
2019-10-15 19:28, Tuesday
Forum: CC39
Topic: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100% done*
Replies: 19
Views: 1482

Re: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100%

Entry of the Bear: Bandar-e Torkeman bv-2 I have not given much thought to the further course of the game and put the existing prestige in the upgrade of the mobile Japanese tin cans to German quality steel, which were built under license in Arabia. Likewise, I've raised the two old fighters (INI 4...
by Parabellum
2019-10-13 19:44, Sunday
Forum: CC39
Topic: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100% done*
Replies: 19
Views: 1482

Re: Para's Banzai Charge - CC39 @ 100%

Invasion Calcutta ltbv (bv-4 was possible) Clemens has well marked the defensive positions of the British on the map in his AAR. I did not attack Calcutta head-on, but bypassed the city north and south. This allowed me to stab the opposing artillery in the back and minimize losses when crossing the...
by Parabellum
2019-10-13 15:34, Sunday
Forum: CC01
Topic: [unofficial CC] randowe plays CC01 @ 100% - done
Replies: 40
Views: 2261

Re: randowe plays CC01 @ 100%

Remember, playing many CCs at the same time is the death of every general. I want to remind them of the CC74 - canceled and all promised to start a new run ... :imwaiting
by Parabellum
2019-10-13 15:25, Sunday
Forum: CC01
Topic: chasing the blitz - lvjtn plays cc01 @50% - done! *
Replies: 28
Views: 1707

Re: chasing the blitz - lvjtn plays cc01 @50%

lvjtn wrote:
2019-10-13 12:02, Sunday
... playing a blitzkireg every year is a "must-do" :D
That's a very good attitude, General. But I keep asking myself, where does the guy find the time for it?
Good Luck :howdy
by Parabellum
2019-10-09 13:42, Wednesday
Forum: Development Board
Topic: what to copy to the new forum?
Replies: 32
Views: 3090

Re: what to copy to the new forum?

:howdy csaba, just for my understanding: do you recommend us to copy the unarchived CC75 in the new forum? Each his own run?
by Parabellum
2019-10-09 13:28, Wednesday
Forum: Deutsches Forum
Topic: Major Heinz' youtube Playtest of the long Journey
Replies: 49
Views: 3113

Re: Major Heinz' youtube Playtest of the long Journey

Danke für das Feedback, Para. Ehrlich gesagt weiß ich aber nicht, welchen Zoom du meinst. Eventuell den 100% Zoom, damit ich keine Balken an den Seiten habe? ... Naja, Du kannst doch mit der Plus- bzw. Minustaste den Zoom so einstellen, dass Du entweder die gesamte Karte (dann sind die Icons klein ...
by Parabellum
2019-10-08 19:18, Tuesday
Forum: Deutsches Forum
Topic: Major Heinz' youtube Playtest of the long Journey
Replies: 49
Views: 3113

Re: Major Heinz' youtube Playtest of the long Journey

Ich bin gerade im Urlaub und hatte Zeit und Gelegenheit das letzte Szenario #10 Kernstown mal für ein paar Minuten durchlaufen zu lassen. Auf meinem 10"-Tablet macht das leider nicht viel Sinn, weil Du den Zoom so eingestellt hast, dass die Ergebnisse der Kampfvorschau für mich nicht erkennbar sind....