Module:Brief Border Wars

From Vassal
BBW Splash.png
Publisher Compass Games Era Modern
Year 2020 Topic Asymmetric Warfare
Players 2 to 2 Scale Mixed
Length 150 minutes


Filename Filetype Size Date Compatibility
Brief Border Wars v1_0.vmod Version 1.0 19.49 MB 2020-12-09 3.2.17
Brief Border Wars v1_1.vmod Version 1.1 19.96 MB 2020-12-18 3.2.17
Brief Border Wars v1_2.vmod Version 1.2 19.97 MB 2021-01-17 3.2.17
Brief Border Wars v1_3.vmod Version 1.3 20 MB 2021-03-19 3.2.17

Module Information

Maintainer tswider2
Contributors tswider2


Version 1.3

  • (1) Fixed a few units that had incorrect reverse sides.
  • (2) Allow counter that goes up to 99 to track rocket hits in Second Lebanon War.
  • (3) Modified Second Lebanon War setup so that rocket units are in stacks by themselves.
  • (4) Fixed bad data error message when using Elim function.
  • (5) Moved up location of the Damaged so it's closer to top (given its frqeuency of use).
  • (6) Updated map zoom to provide more granularity of increase/decrease options.

Version 1.2

  • (1) Added Flip option to the cards (sometimes needed if both players are sending cards to their hand at the same time, cards might not land right-side up).
  • (2) Added Combat SOP button to help track where players are in the combat sequence.
  • (3) Fix Special Action card to report their action.
  • (4) Change "Play to Discard" to "Play Card".
  • (5) Clarify wording for combat results chart.
  • (6) Validated starting deck for all scenarios for missing cards.
  • (7) Added buttons for 6, 7 and 8 dice.
  • (8) Added option to cards to remove from play (sent to dead unit graveyard)

Version 1.1

  • (1) Auto report for cards; helpful for identifying what card your opponent just played.
  • (2) Added setup for the Alternate Third Indochina War scenario.
  • (3) Added random event chart for Second Lebanon War.
  • (4) Added "counter" tool to help players record number of movement/combat points remaining.
  • (5) Edited splash screen to make names of sides easier to read.
  • (6) Added "return to base" shortcut for air units.
  • (7) Increased offset space for unexpanded stack so they are not mistaken as single units.

Screen Shots


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