Vought SB2U Vindicator History and Scale Models Vought SB2U Vindicator origins are rooted in 1934 when the United States Navy requested for a new Scout Bomber for carrier use. Vought was one of the six manufacturers that submitted proposals for the aircraft, which had initially two variants, monoplane and biplane. Vought submitted designs in […]
War in the Pacific: Admiral Edition
Battle of Coral Sea: Summary and Quick Visual Quiz Following the rapid expansion during January-February of 1942, the Japanese Command understood the necessity to strengthen the South Pacific flank of the Rising Empire of Japan. While some authors have the opinion that it was a defensive operation, others think that it was a preliminary […]
The prestigious website and gamers community GrogHeads has released the readers choice awards for the overall 2015 in both Digital game and tabletop games categories. There are some awards I would like to focus on more detail. The first is the GrogHeads Readers’ Choice Overall 2015 Digital Game of the Year. The selected game is Decisive Campaigns […]
I decided to provide the Action report of the rest of the Battle of the Coral sea, played with the War in the Pacific: Admiral Edition game using video footage. I think it also helps myself to learn better the game mechanics and evaluate better tactics and strategies for the next time. You can enjoy […]
I describe the game and my thoughts on its grand strategy campaign here.
The Third part of the Battle of Coral sea is here
The scenario just starts and I am attacked by naval planes. The escort of transports in Russel Islands is badly hit. See details here. Rabaul patrol activity is intense and rigurous. We launch attacks escorted by zeros to Port Moresby. The task forces are moving quickly when the CVL Shoho is detected and attack by […]