David in Sydney (now in Coffs)
Having to buy the base game, such as expansions recommended to start?
The core game allows for US vs Germany
Expansion #1 adds to the US weapons, some useful skills and equipment and the US as Hostiles
Expansion #2 adds UK Soldiers & weapons and UK Hostiles
Expansion #3 adds German soldiers and weapons, more action cards, missions, objectives and skills
Expansion #4 adds more skills, equipment and US/UK/Ger Hostiles
Expansion #5 (Foot locker) adds more soldiers for US/UK/Ger, more gear, more weapons (incl Tripod US 30 cal), US/UK/Ger/Sov service cards, US/UK/Ger Hostiles
Expansion #6 US soldiers/gear/hostiles
Expansion #7 UK soldiers/gear/hostiles
Expansion #8 Ger soldiers/gear/hostiles
Expansion #9 & #10 Soviet soldiers/gear/hostiles
Expansion #11 & #12 Polish soldiers/gear/hostiles (1939->
Future waves will include France, Italy, Commonwealth, Partisans, Japanese etc.
Edit: A list of the card types by expansion is at:
More detail will be added over time.