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2 minutes ago, Erwin said:

All I see is a room with wallpaper and black featureless  silhouettes of troops with only the uncovered bit of their eyes (and the skeletor mask) visible.

Am baffled re the ideal video settings as in all other ways I have great visuals of CM games on my monitor.



Yup - will work on that. 

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Not really, just the usual CMBS snafus and deadly fire.  I got one of the wagons blown up with the infantry inside from a keyholed position and others were ground down by fire. took a  few risks that didn't pay off. I was able to flush enough of the enemy out to get some more footsloggers safely across one of the bridges further up the river, but the time ran out and it ended in a draw. If I'd had another 15 or so minutes I think I would have won as I was holding most of the objectives.

So just another bloody day at the office 🙂

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Yes, me too.  The problem is it is tempting, and was in the scenario, to rush forward by vehicle into cover in the town buildings before the smoke evaporated then debus. The big road parallel to the river was covered by enemy fire, so men going across on foot copped it too.  Just one of the pleasant command dilemmas we CMBS players love to have.

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Not directly related to the game itself, but a small collection of youtube links that might be pretty usefull for people like me who are not very familiar with warfare after WWII. There are probably many more videos out there in the vast spaces of the world wide web, so this list is far from complete. 


British instructional videos (1980s)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b1qgSrv1emo (recon patrol, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WB7cKWK5nH0 (recon patrol, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QuQJTLv2jV0& (fighting patrol, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qJoshHLU4v8 (fighting patrol, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hy0zu1oXRro& (field craft)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMDdsXmkshA& (fighting in the woods)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgV5LY7oBpU (An unthinking moment)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24LRnE6HwVo (snipers, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bbq9NMoZv2c (snipers, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aEKOku3jxmM (finding the enemy, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YBmz3zhzqms (finding the enemy, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrubDDcygb4 (effect of artillery fire)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zo5f6l-ZP4 (troop platoon tactics [tank + mech inf], part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pDAQV4fMaUk (troop platoon tactics [tank + mech inf], part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ciFnTiacaDU (section fire and manoeuvre, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S0mIm50Od8U (section fire and manoeuvre, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kvB9LzziqfA (section fire and manoeuvre, part 3)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UW5Qem8AHsk (map reading)



(West-)German videos 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z3OB7sfGTEM (camouflage, 1993, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v2i1tkd_qaE (camouflage, 1993, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hof5V126f3U (camouflage, 1993, part 3)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQaFyxNxZm8 (camouflage, 1993, part 4)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IHicBQFFHIQ (anti tank team, 1988, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhdK6V9Wn6k (anti tank team, 1988, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1UZT-Y0Ziog (anti tank team, 1988, part 3)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XlMZZMxMqxc (anti tank team, 1988, part 4)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEdbK3K2ctk (fighting in built-up areas, date?, chapter A, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YqY1C0zW30Q (fighting in built-up areas, date?, chapter A, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wicsKnklv9A (fighting in built-up areas, date?, chapter C, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bugWXzfjUo (fighting in built-up areas, date?, chapter D, part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_XJrNGKglk (fighting in built-up areas, date?, chapter D, part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C6bvlDNrqGA (fighting in built-up areas, date?, chapter D, part 3)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bdqClaVV_Uc (fighting in built-up areas, 1980s?)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dj2bjhgDlIU (tactics for the individual tank, 1957 - slightly out of our timeframe ;) )




https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EpCmJcw6W5Y (individual camouflage, 1967)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QUTW4ktu798 (sniper employment, 1992)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TF2wCUaLH8s (map symbols, 1966)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HAK8h4mqFsM (map reading, 1966)


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1 hour ago, kinophile said:

Could you export and upload your reshader config? Looks great! 

https://www.dropbox.com/s/j7m1arosxuiflpa/Shader profile.7z?dl=0

Just unzip that in your CM game folder...

I have it set up so that "Shift+F1" toggles reshade on & off & that "Shift+B" toggles a border on & off.




I also use the "Advanced War movie shader" for CMBN (the others seem too dark for my system) by BarbaricCo...


Kieme's mod pack...

On 11/2/2016 at 9:45 AM, kraze said:

And have my graphics card profile set up to overide a lot of the games functions...



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While it lacks drama, I finally figured out how to see who did what and got my first enemy surrender (where the end game screen just pops up).  Overall, a minor victory but I am just starting out so I will take it!  Took too many losses which I believe could have been avoidable or at least many of them were.

Reminds me of Pavlov's House in Stalingrad.  You shall NOT pass!! (which is Gandalf I know)

So I quit playing to go watch the Brown's with 20 minutes left in the game (They won!) and then woke up for the last 20 minutes of this game.  Kept my guys spread out to avoid airtstrikes (don't bunch up, no straight lines!)


Whew!  What a freaking game.


Going to read up on the subject and relax today and enjoy the win... maybe do the training again...maybe buy some of the other titles...


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