In May of 1943, nineteen allied Lancaster bombers swooped down on Germany, each armed with a cylindrical bomb designed to bounce across the water and off the wall of an enemy dam. A special modification spun each bomb backwards before launching it. The backspin allowed the bomb to hug the wall of the dam as it sank, then detonate near the base. Now it’s your turn to deliver a direct hit to the Nazi’s Möhne Dam!
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