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Platoon Comander: Sticks and Stones

Platoon Comander: Sticks and Stones

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What's better than a Mark Walker WW3 game? A Mark Walker WW4 game, of course! From Mark H. Walker, the designer of Lock 'n Load and World at War, Sticks and Stones is an exciting, accessible war game of WWIV that depicts platoon-level armored combat in 1987.

Sticks & Stones imagines a post-nuclear 1987 unlike anything you've seen before. Seven days after a limited nuclear exchange has irradiated much of Russia and the United States, Soviets roll across the West German border, eager to claim precious fertile ground for the Politburo. American armor stationed at the border rushes forward to meet them, and World War Four begins, fought with much more than sticks and stones.

This platoon-level game comes packed with four scenarios that can be played on a single map. The streamlined, to-the-point design philosophy on which the esteemed Mr. Walker has built his name is in full evidence here, with cinematic action and tight, balanced scenarios that often come down to the nail-biting last die-roll of
the final turn.

The game uses an innovative sequence of play, a card-assisted system that is partially impulse driven, partially turn-based and all fun. Morale plays a decisive role, and easy-to-grasp color-coded factors depict the equipment's capabilities.


  • 88 die-cut counters (38 points thick), depicting M901s, M113s, T-72s, T-80s, and Abramseses. :-)
  • 1 super hot, only slightly radioactive, post-nuclear playing map.
  • Easy rules and scenarios, so you can start playing before WWV.

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January 20, 2018 10:33 pm UTC
Regarding your title -- Commander has two m's. Looks like a simple typo.

Also, as of now, your previews don't seem to work.
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Nick R July 31, 2016 12:32 pm UTC
Is it possible to provide the counter sheet as a PNG file? JPG isn't a great format for precise images.
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