Mission update – 3rd June 1944

Mission update – 3rd June 1944 v5.0.6 One of Project Overlord’s most popular missions for our multiplayer server is the cross-Channel sortie set on 3rd June 1944. Unlike all our other missions this one blends a few more fictional elements in, as the reality of 3rd June 1944 was that it was the calm before […]

Briefing – 8th August 1944

General situation 8th August 1944, AFTERNOONFront line showing on F10 map GENERAL SITUATION:Yesterday, the German forces began their major counter-offensive in the West, code-named operation Luttich. The aim was to push towards Avranches on the West Coast and thereby cut off General Patton’s 3rd Army. After good initial progress, the advance has become bogged down […]

Briefing – 25th July 1944

General situation 25 July 1944, MORNINGFront line showing on F10 map Supply’s matter! Some airfields are equipped with large fuel storage tanks. Destroying these tanks will deplete the airfield’s fuel supplies. Some mission objectives will also have an impact on enemy supply lines. General situation: In the West better weather allows for Operation Cobra to […]

Briefing – 18th July 1944

General situation 18 July 1944, MORNINGFront line showing on F10 map Supply’s matter! Some airfields are equipped with large fuel storage tanks. Destroying these tanks will deplete the airfield’s fuel supplies. Some mission objectives will also have an impact on enemy supply lines. General situation: In the West, the battle of St. Lo is approaching […]

Briefing – 6th July 1944

General situation July 6 1944 5:30 am General Situation: In the East, Operation Windsor, the assault on Caen from the northwest by the 3rd Canadian Division and the 59th Division began two days ago. The Canadians reached Carpiquet airfield yesterday but grenadiers of the 12. SS Panzer-Division remain entrenched in the airfield’s bunkers today. In […]

Briefing – 30th June 1944

June 30th 2 pm General Situation: In the East, operation Epsom, the battle for the crossing of the Odon river, has culminated. Despite having managed to csross the river at Tourville, the 15th Scottish Division and 11th Armoured Division have failed to progress further due to the strong German positions of the 1st SS Panzer-Division […]