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Table Air Combat: Fw-190A8

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Table Air Combat is a fast, simple air combat game that can be played on any flat surface.  All you need are some six-sided dice and some coins to provide weight for the aircraft counters.  Everything else can be printed from this ruleset. 

Download a free set of the complete rules here: Flight Operations Manual

Watch how to play Here

Fw-190AEach player has a flight of four fighters, represented by two counters.  Aircraft counters move by means of curved “performance rulers” that represent the aircraft’s historical cornering ability and maximum speed.

Each performance ruler is unique to each aircraft, and contains all the speed, cornering, and weapon information needed.

TAC is designed for portability;  The entire game can fit in a plastic bag.  Even the largest battles can take place on a fast-food restaurant table.

Each aircraft is sold separately.  Only pay for the ones you want, and print out as many copies as you need to create your own epic WWII air battle.

The Fw-190 is a pure energy fighter, lacking the cornering ability of other fighters. It fights by exchanging speed and altitude to fight vertically. The Fw-190A8 is a late-war version equipped with four 20mm cannons in the wings, and two 13mm machine guns in the cowling. It can also be used as early-war Fw-190

This set is a self-contained rulebook that includes miniatures for the Fw-190A and includes two scenarios that reference other aircraft:

Training:  A two-on-two duel between Fw-190s

Dogfight:  Fw-190s engage head-on with P-51D Mustangs

Check Six: A single Fw-190 element bounces a flight of P-47D Thunderbolts

This set contains only the Fw-190A8. Other aircraft referenced in the scenarios are sold separately.

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Michael F. T July 30, 2015 4:44 pm UTC
Ah, I see. One side is marked A4, the other A8. Not sure how to fix this.
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Michael F. T July 30, 2015 3:44 pm UTC
So far, I'm digging TAC. But the FW-190A8 Performance Ruler "half" doesn't match the "other half". I'm not liking the need to experiment with scaling one page to attempt a match with the other. Update, please! Version 150706.
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