Operation Battleaxe is an area impulse system quick-playing depiction of the June 1941 Allied offensive in the North African desert.
The Allies possess more tanks, including the “Queen of the Desert,” the Matilda, and have mastery of the air.
Crossing the Egyptian border into Libya their mission is simple:
destroy the Afrika Korps, and lift the siege of Tobruk! The Axis forces in the path of the Allied advance
occupy well-prepared strong points, and lurking somewhere behind them are the German panzers – and Rommel, “ The Desert Fox.”
The next three days of battle will decide the course of the war in the desert for months to come.
The game consists of the following components:
1 x 22" x 17" full colour map
88 - full colour 5/8" die-cut counters
12 Page Rule Booklet
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Price £ 22