The Blitzkrieg Legend

The Blitzkrieg Legend simulates Case Yellow, the German offensive in May of 1940 that shocked the world. In less than a month's time it made quick work of Belgium and Holland, shattered the armies of France, and pushed the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) into the sea at Dunkirk. OCS Game 4-12, published in 2012. Designer: Hans Kishel. Developer: John Kisner.

2.5 maps, 4 countersheets (plus markers), scale is 1 hex = 3 mi/4.8 km. Campaign game is 13 turns, from 10 May 1940 to 3 Jun 1940 (two-day turns).

Game Specific PDF's:

 

Errata:

  • TBL Errata (13 Nov 2014)
  • Errata counters for this game were included in Korea (2014), Smolensk and Hungarian Rhapsody.
  • British 50th Inf Bde counters - Units of the British 50th Inf Division were mistakenly shown as regments instead of brigades. This has no effect on play, but here are replacement counters.

 

Counters:

 

Misc:

Tea for Two - Excellent French language AAR of Scenario 7.3 by Vincent Fran├žois with detailed photos (link opens new web page)

Hope is not a Strategy - Excellent AAR of Scenario 7.1 by Randy D. (link opens new web page)

 

The Blitzkrieg Legend VASSAL Module Page

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