Module:Russia Besieged

From Vassal
Publisher L2 Design Group Era WWII
Year 2004 Topic Eastern Front
Players 2 to 2 Scale Strategic
Length varies per scenario

Files and Module Information

Filename Filetype Size Date Compatibility Developer Other Contributors
Russia_Besieged_2nd_Edition_Remake_(1.3).vmod 2nd Edition Module v1.3 with new custom artwork and enhanced features 77.45 MB 2017-05-13 3.2.17 Gary Krockover
Russia_Besieged,_2nd_edition.vmod 2nd Edition Module 5.49 MB 2014-02-04 3.2.8 Charles McLellan
Wargame Academy module
RBS-12p14.vmod Last optimized version; see version history help file within module for details; Campaign game 6.08 MB 2017-12-20 3.2.17+ WGA-Bill Thomson Charles Catania, Charles Sutherland
Wargame Academy Designer's Edition-Compass Games USING CG graphics module
RSBDE-v1.0b02.vmod Ready for use 45.71 MB 2019-09-13 3.2.17+ WGA-Bill Thomson Steve Bradford
RSBDE-v1.1.vmod Minor improvements; refer to File/Version History 45.63 MB 2019-12-17 3.2.17+ WGA-Bill Thomson
RSBDE-v1.1.1-p02.vmod Minor counter corrections; refer to File/Version History 45.84 MB 2020-01-10 3.2.17+ WGA-Bill Thomson
RBSDE-Version-111-version-history.pdf Version Changes in 1.1.1b02 15 KB 2020-01-10 3.2.17+ WGA-Bill Thomson


Module v1.3 was drawn at a much larger size (for tired old eyes) and thus the significant increase in file size from previous versions. I think that you'll find it well worth it however.

RB 2nd Ed contains all scenarios. Double-click "View" on the top menu to clear scenario set-up lines.

180821: Wargame Academy current version 1.2b12. Independent of other contributor's independent versions. In use in my PBEM games. See Version History Help file for full details. Further enhancements based on my pbem play. Bill Thomson

190913: RBSDE module version 1.0 posted

191207: RBSDE module version 1.1 posted; various improvements; refer to version history

200110; RBSDE module version 1.1.1 posted; Updated GE 2nd SS Panzer corps so all layers are visible; Updated GE 5th SS Mountain to show correct reduced layer; Updated the Ural 2/6 WEC to RBSDE graphics; Added Show/Hide feature to GE and RU OOBs; Added multi-zone grids to GE and RU OOBs so counters will align for cleaner appearance. Games started with earlier version will not reflect these changes unless refreshed. Contact me as required;

Screen Shots


  • Gary Krockover
  • Bill Thomson
  • Dave Glenn
  • Kevin Conway
  • Paul-E