Baltic Gap

Baltic Gap: Summer 1944, depicts the Soviet drive into Latvia, Estonia, and Lithuania during the summer of 1944. OCS Game 4-11, published in 2009. Designer: John Kisner & Hans Mielants.

2 maps, 3 countersheets (plus markers), scale is 1 hex = 5 mi/8 km. Campaign game is 38 turns, from 26 June 1944 to 29 Oct 1944.

Game Specific PDF's:



  • BG Errata (20 June 2017)
  • Errata counters for this game were included in GBII (2011 printing), The Blitzkrieg Legend, and Special Ops #3.





  • Campaign Notes – additional Designer notes
  • Scenario Pack – Seven new scenarios for the game
  • BG Blog – Designer John Kisner kept a blog during the game’s design
  • Forward Detachments – Article from Special Ops #3 (2012) describing a mechanism for modeling the Soviet late-war practice of creating mobile forward detachments for Infantry divisions which operated up to 50 miles ahead of the main body during deep operations.
  • 2012 Special Ops Countersheet – Errata counters for GBII, Case Blue, Baltic Gap and Forward Detachments per the Special Ops #3 article.


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