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Surface Battle Group v3.0 ! Simply put, it's the best! Including Littoral combat ships and Somali pirates as well as the 1982 Falklands fleets. Fifty eight counters of ships, aircraft, missiles and torpedoes are included. Eight scenarios that span the world's hot spots are inside for you to explore using these easy rules. Also included is everything from the Somali Pirate Expansion.

Every rule from the earlier version has been reviewed, adjusted, polished and clarified while retaining the core friendliness that provides such a great "feel". The focus on the ship commander's point of view is retained. New optional rules allow for faster play.

The ship, aircraft and weapons counters go along with all of the "game mechanics" counters that are also included. The rules have even been extended to cover stealth aircraft and hidden movement for submarines.

The best modern naval tactical combat game just got bigger and better!

Do you need modern ships to play? Look at Paper Forge! They are the perfect size for SBG. The price is unbeatable.


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Stuart T October 29, 2016 7:17 pm UTC
What's the best way to play this? the scale is very zoomed in.
Has anyone tried a foot = 40 or even 80 nm instead of 4 ?
Detection range 75 foot?...
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Chris B June 29, 2016 12:59 pm UTC
That's all I've got right now, so I wonder if I should take a look at the core rules for this?

Also, does anyone have any pictures of the game being played? I'd like to see it laid out on a table.

How many pages are the core rules?

Finally, how fast can I expect to get through a medium sized scenario once I get the rules down?
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Jason B April 11, 2016 11:04 am UTC
Depends on the size of miniatures...if you use 1/2400 probably a 8 by 6 foot table is fine
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Michael C October 13, 2015 1:27 am UTC
Is this a miniature wargame and not a board wargame with hex and counters? How big of a table do you need to play this?
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