Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Register  Forgot Password?
  Quick Search:  
Menu
Home
Shop for Scenarios
Article List
Review Section
Advanced Search
Games Wanted (53)
ASL Events
Scenario Lists
Publications
My Page (login req)
Contact
VASL Analyser
About the Archive
Site Sponsors
Stats
   
Scenarios: 7274
Users: 2494
Secret Santas:
Play-list Scenarios: 3196
AARs: 118
Articles: 579
Other files: 17428
Ratings: 19799
Module Reviews: 25
Games Logged: 15614
Scenario Lists: 79
Links: 178
Errata: 892
Map Previews: 4552
Roar games logged: 80464
Total Pubs Owned: 90848
Avg Pubs Owned: 138
The Attempt to Relieve Peiper ETO (id:#62805)
(ASL 3a - Yanks (2nd Edition) ID:ASL 194)
See Also: The Attempt to Relieve Peiper by Avalon Hill The Attempt to Relieve Peiper by On All Fronts
Designer: Jim Stahler
Starter kit scenario?:    Deluxe scenario?:
 
Balance:
German (SS)American
Overview:
During the German Ardennes offensive, Colonel Peiperís kampfgruppe from the 1st SS Panzer Division had quick victories which had taken them close to the Meuse River bridges but they had completely run out of fuel. The remaining assault elements of the SS Panzer Division launched an attack to reach Peiperís stalled kampfgruppe. The main German thrust came at a point south of Trois Ponts on the Salm River. There, a company of the 82nd Airborne Division had established a small bridgehead on the cliffs across the river.
Attacker: German (SS) (SS-Panzergrenadier Regiment 2, SS-Panzer-Division 1 "Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler")
Defender: American (Company E, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division)  
Turns: 9.5     Players: 2     OBA: None     Night: No
Trois-Ponts, Belgium 1944-12-21
Unit Counts:
Squads: A:9.0 D:10.0
AFVs: A:2
StuH 42 x 2

D:0
Guns: A:0 D:0
Victory Conditions:
Exit VP: Building Control VC: Area Control VC:
Unit Based VC: LOS Style VC: CVP Cap:
Misc Rules: GS. Treat Hill 538 as Woods. A: all German AFVs have Schuerzen (D11.2),
Map Board(s): 2 5
Overlays: NONE
Errata (source)
Players wanting to play this game/Request a match:
Scenario Comments
TitleAuthorDate
Latest Updates:
ActionDate
TomAbromaitis Added a playing2018-12-27 08:56:00
von_meyer Added a playing2018-10-29 15:43:53
Qwirz Added a playing2018-09-29 15:35:26
hoxson1 Uploaded an Image2018-03-23 12:10:38
hoxson1 Modified the misc. rules2018-03-23 12:07:19
Last Played:
2018-12-21(D) Tom Abromaitis vs Travis Crowe American winMy opponent was diced!
2018-10-29(A) Gordon Jupp vs Simon Church German (SS) winGreat game, squeaked the win on T10 with 20.5 Exit VP!
2018-09-28(D) Ruben Rigillo vs Francesco Berucci American winFirst VASL Game
2017-10-08(A) Jeff B vs Shaun Andrews German (SS) winSS entered where expected and pushed the American setup line on Turn 1. Turn 2 saw the Amis spring a nasty front line HIP trap but, after some awful rolling, they were the ones who ended up trapped. SS pushed forward while the American OBA was always just a hex away from wreaking havoc. Turn 4 was a major turning point though when a throwaway 1+1 shot broke the radio operator. He had nowhere to rout and was eventually eliminated. This, and the fact that the Americans averaged 8.5/roll vs the SS 5.5/roll, sealed the deal.
View all
Links/References
DescriptionUploaded by
(Public) Scenario Lists that contain this scenario:
DescriptionUploaded by
User Files:
FileDescriptionUploaded byViews
(ss-usa.png)Imagehoxson1114
StuH 42: based upon the StuG IIIF chassis with the difference being addition of an L/28 howitzer for its main gun. An effective combat support unit against infantry. (stuh 42 winter.png)Imagehoxson179
(ASL194.png)Map Imagehoxson1170

Quick Map View:

Images:

StuH 42: based upon the StuG IIIF chassis with the difference being addition of an L/28 howitzer for its main gun. An effective combat support unit against infantry.
 
Statistics:
Avg Rating: 7.50Votes: 6
Views: 0
To-Play list count: 1
Estimated Play time: 4.9 hours
Recorded Games: 4
Archive recorded plays:
German (SS)2
American2
Drawn:0

ROAR Data:
The Attempt to Relieve Peiper
[Log in to Confirm or Edit]
[A] American 28
[D] German 25
Monday 21 January 2019 03:01:43 PM  (c)dramsey 2019