Command Ops: Burning Metal Day 2

Burning Metal is a fictional scenario created by Ranger X3X.  You can download it here.

To read my AAR for the first day click here.

The full 2nd day AAR is coming this weekend but I just had to post something here to say that the second and final day of fighting against 1st SS Panzer division in this scenario was draining and tense.  My 2nd US Armored division inflicted over 4800 casualties on the German side but lost over 400 AFVs in the process.  This was by far the most challenging scenario I have played yet.  I thoroughly enjoyed it, with my success (or failure) determined by the fate of a late German counterattack with armor against Bennekom.

The screen below is a little teaser for the 2nd day with the full AAR to come...

The fight for Ede and the Reehorst objective lasted over 43 hours and by the end of the scenario it was still a stalemate.  The final fight for the Bennekom objective decided things...



Comments

Doug Miller said…
This looks like great fun. Now that I have things rebuilt to the point I can start playing again, I'll give this a try!
Chris said…
It is a slugfest Doug. Worth the time. I am finishing up AAR now.