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Rifles in the Pacific

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Rifles in the Pacific (RITP) is the second of Gottardo Zancani’s solitaire RIFLES series (Rifles in the Ardennes). Rifles in the Pacific recreates the sweaty-palms action that characterized the Pacific Theater in World War II in a unique single-player format. 
We have replaced the hex-maps typical of World War II games with three beautiful, yet abstracted maps, representing the Pacific Theater and allowing for endless battlefield customization. A simple solitaire system recreates small firefights (five to ten units per side) over a bevy of scenarios, including beach assaults, riverbank defense, random jungle patrols, raids on AA Gun emplacements and radio stations, and a campaign linking the missions together. Blind chit draws and die rolls, combined with artfully crafted charts create an impressive “artificial intelligence,” imbuing the game with true fog of war.
A fast paced and exciting solitaire World War II game, Rifles in the Pacific offers electrifying tactical challenges in a tiny package.

Rifles in the Pacific includes:
85 beautiful, 1"-square counters
3 Abstracted maps representing jungles and beaches
Four Army Sheets (Imperial Japanese Army, Special Navy Landing Forces (Japanese), U.S. Marines, and Commonwealth)
Eight Action-Packed Missions and a campaign that uses them
One Full-Color Rule Book
One Full-Color Scenario Book
 
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Richard S October 14, 2019 7:04 pm UTC
Bought a physical copy of this. Its awesome! Just be aware its very abstract. If you have a good imagination then this game really conjures up some unique encounters.
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David H July 20, 2019 5:07 pm UTC
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On the army lists there is some armour for which there is no counter. Light tank for the Japanese, Stuart for the US and a Sherman for the British, but they can use the US counter
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Andy C June 03, 2019 7:47 pm UTC
How much printing is involved for the PDF version?
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Kai B June 26, 2019 12:43 pm UTC
1 page per map (= 3 pages), 1 page per army (=4 pages), 1 rulebook and 1 scenario book ..
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David H August 27, 2019 5:32 pm UTC
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Beautiful style prints too, a different league to Rifles in the Ardennes which from what I've seen was more spartan. Have they revamped it??
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