Combat Mission Tournament?

Discussion in 'The Barracks' started by Paul Reed, Jan 29, 2009.

  1. Mussolini

    Mussolini Gaming Guru

    Interest Check for a ~25 Turn Battle using CMBB or CMAK (Most likely CMBB) based on user preference.
    The idea for this end-of-year tournament is to challenge similar minded players from WW2Forum to battle, with whichever Forum accumulates the most posts from the battles 'winning' the Inter-Forum War.

    Method of play would be PBEM though its possible to play by TCP/IP if you're both on at the same time.

    If you have the game and are interested, please post here.
  2. Paul Reed

    Paul Reed Ubique

    Would love to but have never managed to get either CM to work on W7.
  3. Mussolini

    Mussolini Gaming Guru

    Have you tried running it in XP_Compatability mode?
  4. Paul Reed

    Paul Reed Ubique

    I seem to remember doing that. I believe there are patches on the Battlefront website but I resent having to pay for something like that.
  5. Mussolini

    Mussolini Gaming Guru

    There are $5 Patches for Vista version, but I was pretty sure if you run W7 in comptability mode (right-click on the game, then preferences I believe) you can run it like you're using an older version of windows.

    I run XP as my OS though so wouldn't know if it works. Any idea if there are other Limeys on here who play?
  6. Mussolini

    Mussolini Gaming Guru

    Just a bump to this thread, but I am trying to set up a WW2 Forum vs WW2 Talk CMBB Tournament if anyone is interested. Doesn't look too promising right now though.
  7. Tomcat

    Tomcat Junior Member

    Hey since I a member of both forums I can play on both, maybe I can even play against myself and attempt to outwit, ah' me. :P
  8. Mussolini

    Mussolini Gaming Guru

    Looks like its just going to be you!
  9. Tomcat

    Tomcat Junior Member

    Excellent I get to kick my own arse.
  10. Mussolini

    Mussolini Gaming Guru

    Check out the WW2F gaming section. I will set up a mini 3-way tournament. Hopefully we can complete it by christmas.
  11. Michael Dorosh

    Michael Dorosh Junior Member

    We are currently in round 3 of a tournament that was started by posters at the gamesquad forums -

    Combat Mission

    Many interested parties there; a mix of both CM:BB and CM:AK scenarios. Always lively discussions in that group as well for those interested.
  12. Shane Greer

    Shane Greer We're Doomed

    Likewise at The Few Good Men....

    We are running 12 tournaments/campaigns and a league at present. :)
  13. marcus69x

    marcus69x I love WW2 meah!!!

    This thread said there was new posts but the last one was in feb above :confused:
  14. marcus69x

    marcus69x I love WW2 meah!!!

    Ah never mind. I see someone had posted but they're discharged.

    Good work admin
  15. Poor Old Spike

    Poor Old Spike Discharged

    I've been playing CMBB/AK for the past 10 years at various clubs but have got a bit fed up with it recently.
    The latest version is CMBN (Battle for Normandy) released in 2011 and was an immediate smash hit with the CM community because of its sensational graphics, here's a shot from one of my games-


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