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Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

name: day of infamy

map: pearl harbor

story: (this is just historically possible not wut really happened) It's December 4, 1941... Admiral Kimmel ordered the battleships to San Diego to get further armourment upgrades. Because of increasingly high Japanese aggression they sent lots of destroyers and heavy cruisers with them. Japanese recon had reported the battleships were anchored on December 3 but were unaware of their mobilization. When the Japanese attack group arrived at the island they were shocked to see that the American battleships were already on the move. The battleships saw the enemy fleet and realized what their plan was. Minutes later the Battle of Pearl Harbor began.



Units:
(US)
Player 1: BB,BB,BB,DD
Player 2: airfeild,BB,CA,BB
Player 3:CA,BB,CA,BB
Player 4:BB,DD,DD,DD

Notes:  all  BBs are new york class . DDs 3 clemson class  3 fletcher CAs are northampton class airfeilds contain 30 p-40s, 30 devastators, and 30 dauntlesses.

Units:
IJN
Player 5: CV,CV,DD,BB
Player 6: CV,CV,DD,BB
Player 7: CV,DD,BB,CA
Player 8: CV,BB,DD,CA

Notes: 2 CVs akagi class(kaga,akagi) soryu class(soryu,hiryu) and then zuikaku class(zuikaku,shokaku) all contain 40 zeroes, 40 vals, 40 kates. 2 BBs are kongo class (kongo,haruna) others are Fuso class (again additional support with BBs)(Fuso,Yamashiro) DDs fubuki class(fubuki,shirayuki,hatsuyuki,miyuki,murakumo,shinonome) CAs are both mogami class (to help with BBs)



objectives:

US: 1.Sink enemy fleet
      2.One of the american key units must survive (key units is the entire fleet airfeilds and shipyards

IJN: 1. Sink the American key units (New York, Arizona, Nevada)
      2. One of the japanese key units must survive (Akagi,Kaga,Soryu,Hiryu,Zuikaku,Shokaku)

Edited By: beast09
31-Jul-09 02:53:33

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Re: Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

Now at first the map seems a little unbalanced with Advantage being American. Yes the Japanese have 3 subs and yes their DDs are better but when a BB is 1.2 off your carriers with half or full health does it matter?You pretty much lost. Kongos are inferior to New Yorks and Fubukis shells cant even penetrate BB armor and them getting close enough to fully hit a BB is slim. It also seems like it will either be over very fast or stretch out for a long long time like Solomons. And it also does seem like that map.

Conclusions:
1 more bb to each side US BB should be Renown class while Japanese should be Fuso. That levels it out as both side will  have 36 big guns.
Also adding some CAs and CLs to each side can help.
Well I hope that helps you and good luck.







PS:The map creating team, I have been trying to create a new map to speed up the map pack relesae but have had no success and even modfiying existing maps have ended up failure and I can't find the Modding Paper.

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Re: Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

THX ill do tht but ill make in king george class

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Well I read the downloading problem give me a 10-20 mins and I'll conjure something up for your opinion and I'll use the current list.

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Re: Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

alright this wut im doin im keepin new york class but thinkin bout tearing out all subs on lvl 2 put in extra BB for japan and some CAs 4 US, i changed 2 of the BBs 2 fuso other are gonna b haruna, and 4 mor help i brought in some mogami class CAs (only 2) wut did u think bout the air superiority? did tht seem fair

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Re: Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

Well the Wildcat is slightly better then Zero but you countered that with P-40 which is slightly inferior so I thought it was good. Plz list units with the next reply I really need it. Here's an example:
IJN
Player 1: BB CA CV CL DD
Player 2: BB CA CV CL DD
Player 3: BB CA CV CL DD
Player 4: BB CA CV CL DD
Total: 4 BB, 4 CA, 4 CV, 4 CL , 4 DD
US
Player 1: BB BB CV
Player 2: BB CA CV CA
Player 3: BB BB CV
Player 4: BB CA CV CA
Total 6 BB, 4 CA, 4 CV
Not fair ofc but just an example.

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Re: Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

US UNITS

Player 1:CV,DD,DD,CA
Player 2:CV,DD,DD,BB
Player 3:Airfeild,CA,DD,BB
Player 4:Airfeild,BB,DD,CA

Total 3 BBs.... 2 CV........ 2 airfeild................. 3 CAs.................. 6 DDS

I ADDED A 4TH JAPAN BB CUZ 3 NEW YORK ON 2 FUSO AND 1 KONGO IS STILL NOT FAIR THE US IS OUTNUMBERED IN THT CATEGORY BUT IM GONNA CHANGE THE SHIPYARD 2 A CA  SINCE THER NO SUBS FOR PTS 2 SINK AND WOULD B POINTLESS 2 HAVE THEM


JAPAN UNITS

Player 5:CV,DD,BB,CA
Player 6: CV,BB,DD,DD
Player 7: CV, BB,CA,DD
Player 8: CV, BB,DD,DD

4 BBs.......... 4 CVs........ 2 CAs........... 6 DDs............

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Okay so I finished it and is this something like what you have in your mind?

http://www.battlestations.eu/components/com_agora/img/members/167/Beasts-map-rough-draft.jpg

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Re: Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

yea looks just like the outside of the harbors channel

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Re: Battle of Pearl Harbor Map Idea

Okay then... Pearl Harbor. As far as we know in Pearl Harbor american airforces did not exists. We also know, there was no battleships battle.

IMO map should be a little different. As a template we can (probably) use Pearl Harbor single player map.

Some Japan units should be: 6 carriers 5 minisubs.
Some USA units: max 1 airfield (with about 30 warhawks) 6 or 8 BBs. No carriers.

Explanation. Pearl Harbor USA side - that was a fight for survive!!

Okay - It's simple how to mark USA key units - 3 or 4 of these USA BBs should be marked as a key units. IJN wins when they could destroy these key units. Not sure how we can assign targets for USA.

That's my 5 cents about Pearl Harbor ab.

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try 2 space out the airfeilds tho

if the BBs or CAs get in range of one of them then the can take both out really easily put them far down the coast tht will make it harder 2 get both of them and oahu actually had 2 small airstrips around those areas lol

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Well idk how to get single player template to Photoshop but ill change it.

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its not supposed 2 b real history tho... if u read the story they kept carriers ther so they wouldnt get ambushed by the subs tht were around the island like the DD found...and wen i thot of this i no a controversy is tht thers only 2 allied BBs tht are really tht good new york class and iowa class and i made as fair as possible but let u hav huge dogfights and naval battles 2.... and how bout this BBs airfeilds and CVs are key units k

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its kinda like the first mission of bsp just carriers were ther and us wuz able 2 counterattack after first wave

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Try this


http://www.battlestations.eu/components/com_agora/img/members/167/Beasts-map-rough-draft-2.jpg

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