13. "RE: Galactipedia: Armorsport"
In response to message #0
>Some extremely strict forms of >sensha-dō take that restriction even further and require that >teams limit themselves only to equipment that would logically have >been operated by one combatant force in that war (e.g., all Soviet >equipment, all German, or mixed UK and US hardware), but that rule is >considered archaic and optional even under the modern Co-Prosperity >Sphere Ministry for Sport regulations.
Let me guess: This rule was all too vulnerable to competitors doing historical research to justify why their 'Soviet' force has a Sherman, (lend-lease), or their 'German' one a T-34, (captured).