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Battleplan Magazine is the split of VIP OF GAMING devoted to historical wargaming. It was published for 9 issues.

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Issue 1 - March/April 1987

Two Squad Leader Scenarios
Solitaire Scenario for Up Front
Variant for Avalon Hill's Fortress Europa (including counters)
Scenario for SSG's Carriers at War
Rules variants for GDW's A House Divided (first of three part article)
Political variants for Avalon Hill's Russian Campaign
Scenario for Task Force's Armor at Kursk
Variant situation cards and weather effects for Jedko game Field Marshal (including cards)
Escalation variant for Yaquinto WWII card game Combat Cards II
Tournament scenario contest for Panther game Warlords of the World
Assorted small variants for World In Flames, Third Reich, Operation Konrad

Issue 2 - May/June 1987

Two Squad Leader Scenarios
Supremacy Variants
Scenario for SSG's Battlefront
Rules variants for GDW A House Divided (part 2)
Scenario for Cobra
Variants for Cobra
Variants for Avalon Hill's Luftwaffe
Japanese Jet variant for Avalon Hill's Dauntless
Strategy article on Stratego
Fallschirmjäger variant for Ambush!
Decline and Fall: 1944-45 Campaign Game (new scenario) for World in Flames
4th edition corrections and optional rules for World in Flames
Variants for Avalon Hill's "Bismarck"
Variants for Avalon Hill's Wooden Ships and Iron Men
Assorted small variants for War at Sea, Napoleon's Last Battles, Hue, Op Badr, and Dunkirk 1940
New aircraft for Avalon Hill's Richthofen's War

Issue 3 - July/August 1987

scenario for Third Reich
review of Mission Grenada
variants and optional rules for Mission Grenada
two scenarios for Squad Leader
Squad Leader abbreviations Defined
rules variants for GDW's A House Divided (part 3)
alternative Risk rules
Axis & Allies variants (including cards)
Empires in Arms variant
SPI's War in Europe variant
scenario for Remember the Maine (Strategy & Tactics game)
extras for GDW's Trenchfoot
variant for War at Sea

Issue 4 Sep/Oct 1987

Shogun editorial
Squad Leader scenarios - based on Guy Sajer's book The Forgotten Soldier
Panzers at Kursk
Blue Max variants
Ambush! scenario
Battlewagon
Fortress America
Battle for Moscow
Avalon Hill's Midway

Issue 5

two Squad Leader scenarios
Russian Campaign II changes and strategies for expansion kit
new scenarios for Assault on Singapore
additional campaigns for Top Gun
two new scenarios for Omega Game's Victory in Europe
optional rules for A World in Flames
scenario for Victory Games' 2nd Fleet
variant for Guns of August
interview with Rodger MacGowan
short variants for Duel in the Desert and North African Campaign
strategies and errata for Last Panzer Victory
variants for the Battle of Debrecan
Shanghai Trader Tournament Rules

Issue 6 - June/July 1988

Midway Random Events
1066 review and addendum
1066 variants, strategies and tactics
A House Divided variant with counters
Central America scenario
Axis & Allies variant
strategies in Russian Campaign
Sniper! (board game): Special Forces scenarios and variants
World in Flames variant
scenario for Armor at Kursk
Air War realism variant
Empires in Arms strategies

Issue 7 - Aug/Sept 1988

complete minigame Zulu War
West End Games' Tank Leader scenarios
variants for Shogun
Ancients scenarios
Battle for Moscow mini-campaign
GDW's Great Patriotic War errata and new variants
Fireteam scenarios
4th Edition World in Flames preview
strategies in World in Flames
scenario for Game Design Workshop's 1940
scenario for Rommel in the Desert
Milton Bradley's Fortress America variant
Extra firefights for Platoon
variants for B-17, Queen of the Skies
variant for Okinawa (game included in The Wargamer issue 55)
extra teams for Team Yankee
Last Victory
Raid on St.Nazaire variant
Red Star/White Star scenarios
variant for The Last Victory
variant for Winter Storm

Issue 8 - Jan/Feb 1989

variant for Eastern Front Solitaire
variant for Zulu War (last issue's minigame)
Bismarck House Rules
scenario for West End Games' Druid
Drive on Frankfurt variants
Axis & Allies scenario
rules for combining Nuclear War and Risk
Empires in Arms strategies
aircraft for TSR's Air War
variants for Fortress America
US aircraft for GDW's Blue Max
variant for Yaquinto's Carrier
scenario for Up Front
variant for FireTeam
variants for S&T game Kanev
Third Reich variant with map and rules
scenarios for Third Reich

Issue 9 - undated 1989

Duel in the Desert errata
1988 ASL Tournament report
Russian Front scenario
Remember the Maine scenario
Tigers Are Burning scenario
Airpower in the Middle East - Eagles of the Gulf an Air Superiority module (part one of two, the second unpublished)
World in Flames variant
Axis & Allies variants
campaign game for Rolling Thunder

(NOTE: this information was removed from the 2018 wikipedia page because it was "Excessive and uncited intricate detail" according to one editor)


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