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2003
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2
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Forgotten Heroes - Vietnam 2nd Edition with new art has been completely updated. Each counter has been redrawn, every map created new, also new skill cards, scenarios, charts, and rules. Forgotten Heroes - Vietnam 2nd Edition simulates combat in Vietnam with squad-level combat. Counters represent squads, leaders, medic, chaplains, machine guns tanks and more. Turns cover 30 seconds to three minutes, and the interactive impulse system keeps both players involved in the game. A Charles S. Roberts award winner, International Gamers Awards Game of the Year, and voted by Game Magazine as one of the top five conflict simulations.

Components:

Five Maps of the Vietnamese Countryside
340 Color Counters
16 Skill Cards
Complete Rule Book
Player's Aid Card
Dice
Full Color Game Box

Forgotten Heroes is now out of print and has been superceded (including the Anzac Attack expansion) with much improved gaming boards and counters as Lock 'n Load Tactical: Heroes of the Nam

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This game is no longer available and can be found in Lock 'n Load Tactical: Heroes of the Nam

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Lock 'n Load: Forgotten Heroes – Vietnam
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Lock 'N Load Publishing Second Edition
Publisher: Lock 'n Load Publishing, LLC.
Artist: Pete Abrams, Richard Canavan, Nicolás Eskubi, Tom Herrschaft, Olivier Revenu, Guillaume Ries, Marc von Martialmore»
Year: 2012
Size: 11.81 x 9.19 x 1.62 inches
3.40 pounds
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Lock 'n Load: Forgotten Heroes – Vietnam
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Publisher: Shrapnel Games, Inc.
Artist: Richard Canavan
Year: 2003
Size: 13.75 x 9.25 x 1.10 inches
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9 Player Aid Card Companion
I think combat in LnL is easy to mess-up if you don't play it very regularly. I built this companion to (a) remind me of who rolls what and how success is calculated and (b) prompt me what to look for in the various tables of the player aid card (only the more common modifiers are included in the companion). I plan to add vehicles in the future. This companion is based on v3.1 of the rules.
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2015-01-25
8 Lock n Load games FAQ and Errata
Contains the Lock n Load games FAQ and Errata for all the lock n load series games.
English
2013-11-01
5 Firebase Murphy mapsheet version I
Generic Fire base map for Forgotten Heroes. When the trip flares go off at night and Charlie shouts "Tiên-lên!Tiên-lên!", it's time to call in fire support and pray Ma Deuce doesn't jam.
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2013-06-26
23 Flatten the Learning Curve Summary
First pass at getting rules into play-through order. No vehicle stuff yet but I'll include this once I've received corrections/comments on this preliminary file. Hope it helps newbies get started or serves as a useful refresher for experienced players.
English
2012-03-19
17 FH2 Ordnance Chart
To avoid flipping the ordnance counters during play. Also contains a game play summary
English
2012-03-15
7 FHv2 Advisor, Chaplain, Smoke Rules Summary
Standard and Module Rules seem to have missed these, so this summary has the info for each from the 1st Edition.
English
2012-02-20
7 Lock and Load n 5 minutos
Traducción (a castellano) del resumen de las reglas de Lock and Load: Forgotten heroes (Tambien valido para Band of Heroes)
English
2010-04-05
5 Lock 'n Load Quick Refernce Sheet
Comprehensive 1 page summary from the first edition.
2008-09-16
1 Kurzuebersicht_LocknLoad.pdf
A german summary of the basic rules.
German
2005-09-27
17 Lock-n-Load-cheat-sheet.pdf
Lock -n- Load cheat sheet. By no means does comprehensive, but it help to have this in front of you when first learning the game. Thanks to Hannes Riener's excellent review for inspiring me to make this file
2005-07-25
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The Gaming Gang Episode 34: Consensus - Movie Edition, Forgotten Heroes Vietnam, Legions of Darkness, Fast Action Battles: Sicily, and More!
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