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Tanktics (Commodore PET/CBM)

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It is September 6, 1943 following the debacle at Kursk the German Army reels back to the protection of the Dneiper River. The Red Army pursues hard trying to turn a retreat into a rout. You are in charge of a tiny Panzer Group (tank platoon) and you are the only unit capable of stopping them. You are outnumbered 2 to 1 but your orders are firm stop the Soviet tanks. You command a force up to 8 tanks or anti-tank guns in 5 different scenarios. The computer is your Soviet opponent. Tanktics is played out on a two piece full color 22" x 16" mapboard with 240 1/2" counters while the computer takes care of all the calculations.


Tanktics Commodore PET/CBM My B tank fires and missed
Tanktics Commodore PET/CBM Scenario selection and number of tanks / type
Tanktics Commodore PET/CBM Computer D tank destroys my B tank which ends the scenario.  The computer wins this round.
Tanktics Commodore PET/CBM My B tank destroys the computers A tank shown as *A*

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  • "Tanktics: Computer Game of Armored Combat on the Eastern Front" -- Tag-lined title

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Read about game's development in author's own book:
Chris Crawford on Game Design, New Riders Press, 2003, ISBN 0-13-146099-4
Kabushi (143910) added Tanktics (Commodore PET/CBM) on Jun 02, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Martin Smith (63028), Terok Nor (21024) and CygnusWolfe (572)