LFT # 12 has been out of print for many years now. The demand was steadily growing for a reprint, or, at least, for us to return to the Pacific. After LFT # 15’s success with its DTO boards, widening the Desert “Lybian” experience to a real full Desert Theater of Operations that includes the Mediterranean basin, we thought it was a great time to plunge back into the PTO. So here is LFT # 16 !

Contents

 Editor’s Foreword
 10 questions to Olli
 Tiger Meet 2022 : The Last Bid + Men of Steel
 Tiger Meet 2023
 The Forgotten Blitzkrieg
 Japanese Tank Division 1942
 ASL humor
 A Mediocre Dragon
 "Bambrush ?"
 PTO Basics *
 LFT maps artwork
 LC Charts
 Japanese MMC Chart
 Defending in Japanese scenarios
 Sons of Beaches *
 Seaborne Assaults *
 Sims Ridge *
 Bibliography

The four * articles are updated LFT 12 articles.

80 pages in English.

The Scenarios

ID Name Nations Date
LFT327 Thai Beaches Thai / Japanese 8 December 1941
LFT328 Gaining Time at Baliuag Japanese / US 31 December 1941
LFT329 Quinauan Point Japanese / Filipino 2 February 1942
LFT330 Rescuing the Pocket Filipino - Japanese 12 February 1942
LFT331 Point of Departure Filipino / Japanese 12 February 1942
LFT332 Goodenough ? Japanese - New Zealand 23 October 1942
LFT333 Cpl. Anzac Japanese - New Zealand 17 February 1944
LFT334 Infuriatingly Invisible Japanese - New Zealand 20 February 1944
LFT335 Fourteen Paddles Japanese - New Zealand 23 February 1944
LFT336 Not So Ichi-Go Chinese - Japanese 5 May 1944
LFT337 RJ-177 Japanese - USMC 3 August 1944
LFT338 Arakian Rose Japanese - British 12 January 1945
LFT339 Zig Zag Pass Japanese - US 1 February 1945
LFT340 Spring Cleaning Japanese & Vietminh - French 3 April 1946
LFT341 Harvesting Opium French - Chinese 6 April 1946 :

The scenario designers are, in no particular order :

 Laurent Closier
 Lionel Colin
 Robert Hammond
 Philippe Naud
 Steve Swann
 Xavier Vitry

The maps needed to play the scenarios are the following : Hz 1, LFT 1, LFT 2, 9, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 43, 62, 67, 72, 76 and 88.

The maps

12 PTO maps, with Light and Dense Jungle :

7 sheets of PTO Overlays :