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New Platoon Formations

We are working hard to produce a new .pdf file of all the formations from the Expanded Rules Guide. This new .pdf will also incorporate twenty new formations. Rather than make you wait until the .pdf is done, we thought we would share the new formations with you now so you could start playing with them immediately.

New Formations:

  • Australian Veteran Infantry Platoon: 1x Australian Officer*, 2x Veteran SMLE Riflemen, 2x Owen SMG* = 18 points.
    * = future release
  • Free French Infantry Platoon: 1x Bold Captain, 3x Free French Infantrymen, 1x Bren Machine Gunner = 15 points.
  • Soviet Defenders: 2x Barbed Wire, 1x Pillbox, 1x Minefield, 2x Mosin-Nagant 1891/30, 2x Soviet Grenadiers, 1x PTRD-41 Antitank Rifle, 1x Degtyarev DP-27 = 20 points.
  • United Kingdom Assault Detachment: 1x Inspiring Lieutenant, 1x SMLE No. 4 Rifle, 1x Royal Engineers, 1x PIAT Gunner, 1x Bren Machine Gunner = 23 points.
  • U.S. Prepared Infantry Platoon: 4x Barbed Wire, 1x Minefield, 2x M1 Garand Rifle, 1x Mortar M2, 1x BAR Gunner = 16 points.
  • German Defending Infantry: 3x Barbed Wire, 1x Pillbox, 1x Tank Obstacle, 2x Fortress Defender, 2x Mauser Kar 98k, 1x Sandbagged Machine-Gun Team= 18 points.
  • Japanese Defending Infantry: 2x Barbed Wire, 1x Pillbox, 3x Arisaka Rifle, 1x Imperial Sniper, 1x Type 89 Mortar, 1x Type 92 Machine-Gun Team = 26 points.

Specialized Formations:

  • Soviet Recon Element: 1x BA-10M, 2x Cossack Cavalrymen, 1x T-34/76, 1x Soviet Grenadiers = 41 points.
  • Soviet Partisans: 1x Cossack Captain, 3x Communist Partisans, 1x Fanatical Sniper = 23 points.
    Special Rule: During deployment, the Cossack Captain and Fanatical Sniper may deploy in any unoccupied hex on the edge of the battle map.
  • UK Antitank Detachment: 1x Inspiring Lieutenant, 2x Universal Carrier, 2x 6-Pounder Antitank Gun, 2x SMLE No. 4 Rifle = 31 points.
  • U.S. Assault Detachment: 1x "Red Devil" Captain, 1x Marines M2-2 Flamethrower, 1x M20 75mm Recoilless Rifle, 1x Thompson Gunner, 1x Jeep, 1x M1 Garand Rifle = 24 points.
  • German Antitank Platoon: 1x Wehrmacht Oberleutnant, 2x Mauser Kar 98k, 1x Sd Kfz 250, 1x PAK 40 Antitank Gun = 27 points.
  • German Line Airborne Platoon: 1x SS-Haupsturmführer, 2x Fallschirmjäger, 1x SS Stormtroopers, 1x Panzerschreck, 1x MG 42 Machine-Gun Team = 36 points.
    Special Rule: All these units are placed using normal deployment rules, no airdrops.
  • Japanese Antitank Platoon: 1x SNLF Captain, 2x Arisaka Rifle, 1x 47mm Type 1 Antitank Gun, 1x Type 97 Antitank Rifle = 18 points.
  • Japanese Recon Detachment: 2x Type 97 Te-Ke Tankette, 1x Type 87 Armored Car, 2x Arisaka Rifle, 1x SNLF Fanatics = 25 points.

Vehicle Formations:

  • Soviet Union T-70 Platoon: 4x T-70 Model 1942 = 37 points.
  • United Kingdom Comet Tank Platoon: 3x Comet A-34 = 97 points.
  • German Panzer II Platoon: 4x Panzer II Ausf. C = 29 points.
  • German Panther Platoon: 1x SS-Panther Ausf. G, 2x Panther Ausf. D = 95 points.
  • U.S. Pershing Platoon: 3x M26 Pershing = 145 points.

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