The world remains relatively quiet. Japan has declared war on Nationalist China and is on the march:
Republican Spain is in a stalemate with Nationalist Spain, although they hold more territory:
We did send aid to the Republicans. Unfortunately we aren't close enough with them to send real military aid.
Domestically, we've moved our forces in the Western Military District and the northern part of the Southwestern Military District up to the Polish border. This is a very aggressive deployment, but we have long borders. New production will be used to provide a defense in depth. EuchreJack, your 6th Tank Division is now located in Zhitomir, just northwest of Kiev.
Our new fighter model, the MiG-3, and our new tactical bomber, the Yakovlev Yak-4, are now ready for production. Existing SB-3 wings will be upgraded to the Yak-4 when resources are available.
We have three new unit commanders:
Glacies: 4th Tank Division, in the Southwestern Military District's 10th Army:
Sheb: the battleship Sovyetskiy Soyuz, pride of the Bering Sea Fleet and defender of the proletariat:
a1s: the 1st Bombardirovochnaya Aviatsionnaya Diviziya, in the Western Military District:
And a special bonus for all you Hearts of Iron players out there, one of the features that makes AoD waaay easier to play: advanced sliders!
It's like auto-sliders, so it removes the tedium of making sure you're not wasting IC, but it also lets you set maximums and minimums so the sliders do what you want them to. This may be in regular HoI2, but if it was I never noticed it. >.>