Dover Patrol Game
or Naval Tactics
by H.P.Gibson & Sons Ltd.
Classic Game From the 1970's Era.
The Contents Are Mainly in Good Condition.
See Below as Not Quite Complete.
For 2 Players.
Idea of the Game
The Game Features 80 Pieces of Various Values.
Each Player Has 40 and a Flag.
A Portion of Each Side of the Board is Marked Off,and Partly Surrounded by a Wall,as the Harbour of Each of the Respective Fleets;and in the Harbour is the Base,on Which the Admiral's Flag is Placed at the Start of the Game.
The Object of the Game is to Seize the Flag of the Opposing Fleet and Convey it to One's Own Base;But a Player Cannot Deposit the Enemy Flag on His Base Unless His Own is in His Possession and on His Side of the Board.
Of the 40 Playing Pieces of Each Player - 36 Compose the Fleet With It's Auxiliaries,the Remaining Four Being a Flying Plane and Three Mines.
The Pieces Are Arranged at Each Players Discretion and Kept Secret From the Opponent.
The Game Involves Moves and Attacks in Order to Capture the Enemy Flag.
Players Can Choose Whether to Attack or Not When Next to an Opponent's Ship.
When an Attack is Made Both Players Show the Pieces Concerned - the Lower Valued Piece is Then Sunk.
If Both Ships Are the Same Value - Both Are Sunk.
1 Game Board.
80 Playing Pieces.
2 Extra Stands Representing the Flags.
1 Set of Rules.
The Board Has Some Wear to the Spine,a Few Mark's and Discolour.
The Non Playing Side Has Some Mark's/Ripples.
The Playing Pieces Are Mainly in Good Order - General Wear.
2 Cards Have Been Made Up(Correct Colour on the Reverse) and 2 Cards Have Misprints on(Crossed Out).
The Stands Are in Good Order - There Are Seven Different Replacement Ones Which Do the Job.
The Rules Are a Scanned Copy From an Earlier Edition of the Game.
The Box Base Has One Split Corner,Scuffing,Mark's and Discolour.
The Box Lid Has Split Corner's,Scuffing,Discolour,Mark's and Tape/Tear's.
This Great Game From the 1970's Era is in Reasonable Condition - Can Be Played to the Full.
The Box is a Little Tatty.
The Game Has a Tobacco Smell.
Great Vintage Game For the Collector.
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