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Old September 25th, 2018, 01:59 PM
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Default Re: Arty penalty

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Originally Posted by jivemi View Post
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Originally Posted by Suhiir View Post
About the only time I have trouble with overload is virtually every time I do a scenario involving the Soviets

Tho it occasionally comes up on smaller scenarios where there is extensive air support.

As an example if you did something similar to the "We Were Soldiers" https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/We_Were_Soldiers and tried to cover the while battle you'd run into problems with air support because unlike artillery/mortars they're a one use item so you'd need to have a ton and they count as "artillery".
According to the GG for Version 7.0 released April 2013, " Air units or ADA do not count as artillery points, only mortars, howitzers etc. that can fire indirectly. Ammo resupply units do count as artillery points, as they are a human use only unit against the AI." Or has another patch superseded that one?
This is how the game is currently. As i said, I will be taking Suhir's suggestion that overload should not apply in scenario games.
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