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  1. 82511 Take this card for example. If you play...

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    Take this card for example.

    If you play it when a unit of Baratheon Wardens (who are not an R'hllor Unit) are attacked, then the enemy unit takes D3+1 Hits.
    If you play it when a unit that...
  2. "R'Hllor unit" does nothing on it's own, but it...

    "R'Hllor unit" does nothing on it's own, but it has interactions with certain characters and tactics cards.
    For example, Stannis - The One True King's tactics card "In R'hllor's Name!" only triggers...
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    There isn't, it's just available on iOS and...

    There isn't, it's just available on iOS and Android.

    That said, there's the unofficial http://www.asoiafbuilder.com/ which is pretty good :)
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    It's out, but Covid has wreaked some havoc in the...

    It's out, but Covid has wreaked some havoc in the supply chain.
    Some folks have the box already, other places can't get any supply.
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    Out of curiosity - where did he talk about this?

    Out of curiosity - where did he talk about this?
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    Free Folks are pretty silly in Clash of Kings -...

    Free Folks are pretty silly in Clash of Kings - infinite recycling Insignificant is a bit bent

    We can be hit-and-miss in Fire and Blood, due to our crappy units making for easy targets to mark
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    Other than the rulebook and FAQ, nothing like...

    Other than the rulebook and FAQ, nothing like this exists.

    Something like this has been suggested several times though - I think it would be a great idea to have a more in-depth document that...
  8. Yep, it's a strong combo - although you can only...

    Yep, it's a strong combo - although you can only do it twice, and only if you've drawn the card.
  9. Yep, you can!

    Yep, you can!
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    Shifts, Pivots, Maneuvers & Retreats are all...

    Shifts, Pivots, Maneuvers & Retreats are all movement - anything that moves the tray is movement.

    It's been clarified in the rules forums somwhere that a pivot is considered to be part of a single...
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    A single tournament result is a pretty small...

    A single tournament result is a pretty small sample group, too.




    I don't play Starks, and I'm fairly certain Allister doesn't either. You've hit on the point of this thread though - you think...
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    From my games against Starks, they don't seem...

    From my games against Starks, they don't seem dramatically overpowered compared to other factions.
    Certainly they're better than Targaryens, but Targaryens are new, and I think some of their units...
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    Which tournament was this? If it was just after...

    Which tournament was this? If it was just after the new updates, it could also be explained by a lot of players going back to their older Stark armies to try out the newly buffed units.

    Regardless...
  14. Thread: Virus

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    This one is a lot more infectious, and we don't...

    This one is a lot more infectious, and we don't have enough data yet to know if we can build an immunity from exposure.
    People don't get strong immunity to the flu, which is one of the reasons why...
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    Answered here:...

    Answered here: http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php?68611-Harma-Vanguard-Commander
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    They're not a bad place to put Harma either. They...

    They're not a bad place to put Harma either. They usually just want to be making Maneuvers and triggering their traps anyway, and this way you can use them to springboard other units, too.
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    I mean, what else can one say? They seem good but...

    I mean, what else can one say? They seem good but not unbeatable to me.
    Given none of us have used them nor played against them, all we can do is gnash our teeth and wail at the unfairness of it...
  18. Every faction has a hard time with that much...

    Every faction has a hard time with that much control though.
    Elite forces are less forgiving for mistakes, too - I've found FF can play just fine with 5-6 combat units, but you're also going to have...
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    The general consensus is 50pts doesn't make the...

    The general consensus is 50pts doesn't make the game that much more interesting over 40pts, compared to the increase in time.
    Plus, at 40pts you've got to make more difficult army-building...
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    9pt unit with a 4+ save in a faction with little...

    9pt unit with a 4+ save in a faction with little healing or defensive tech seems fine.

    Yes, they're good, but I don't think they're unbelievably OP.
  21. Being forced to play the horde is patently...

    Being forced to play the horde is patently untrue. FF can play with 'elite' units, and plenty of our cards encourage that (Swift Advance, Endless Hordes, Regroup and Reform, many of our commander...
  22. Our cards usually have less impact than other...

    Our cards usually have less impact than other factions, but our units, attachments and NCUs are way better, so it evens out.
  23. Yeah, I agree - though those same weakened tokens...

    Yeah, I agree - though those same weakened tokens can be used to protect Cutthroats just as easily
  24. Cutthroats seem much better - Vicious increases...

    Cutthroats seem much better - Vicious increases their damage output, they get an extra attack dice, and they're a point cheaper.

    Parry is okay, but the Mummers really aren't a unit that you want...
  25. The Chosen are monsters, but if I was playing...

    The Chosen are monsters, but if I was playing Targs I'd be pretty confident in my ability to punch through those FoB units.
    Once you're just down to Raiders and the Chosen, I think you'll struggle.
  26. You might be playing the wrong faction... FF is...

    You might be playing the wrong faction... FF is largely designed around being played as a horde.

    It depends on what you mean by playable, though.
    If you want to muck around with casual games with...
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    Yup tenchars

    Yup

    tenchars
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    I've not seen anywhere that's selling official...

    I've not seen anywhere that's selling official CMON movement trays.

    I think I've seen some 3D printed replacements on thingverse though
  29. They're good with Harma, too

    They're good with Harma, too
  30. You don't need all those things to win :)...

    You don't need all those things to win :)
    Admittedly they certainly help, though.
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    You use Jarl's ability "instead of deploying them...

    You use Jarl's ability "instead of deploying them as normal" - so if you want to use Jarl's ability, you'd only be able to deploy one other combat unit.

    After he's been destroyed, when you would...
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    Raiders aside, Bears in Bonelord's Chosen are...

    Raiders aside, Bears in Bonelord's Chosen are disgusting
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    That would rely on them getting rid of Asmodee as...

    That would rely on them getting rid of Asmodee as a distributor haha
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    I seriously distrust Miniatures Market - they...

    I seriously distrust Miniatures Market - they seem to just put anything they here even a small rumor of up for preorder, without any actual information about the release schedule
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    Previously I'd have suggested two Cave Dwellers,...

    Previously I'd have suggested two Cave Dwellers, but with their recent nerf I don't think they're that necessary at all anymore.
    I'd consider getting two units of Followers of Bone - they're our...
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    The game was fit for intended purpose - but it...

    The game was fit for intended purpose - but it can always be better :)

    Plus, we've had a short burst of changes but from what CMON has been saying I expect this will be all the changes we'll see...
  37. Really? I've found the opposite lol, all our...

    Really? I've found the opposite lol, all our previously-crappy options are now a lot better.

    What about something like:
    Followers of Bone + Weeper (C)
    Bonelord's Chosen + Rattleshirt
    Raiders...
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    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php...

    http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/showthread.php?66877-Some-various-questions

    Shinall answers it here - Mighty Swing cannot be blocked by effects that block hits.
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    The Harma Slingshot is usually most valuable turn...

    The Harma Slingshot is usually most valuable turn 1 or 2, to get a Giant or Cave Dwellers to charge the enemy unexpectedly, and from a long way away.
    Usually it's some combination of:
    - Claim the...
  40. The trick is not letting the Giant hit you when...

    The trick is not letting the Giant hit you when it's fully damaged.
    If you can force the giant to activate first, or negate it's attack (by blanking it's card, or reduce it's attack dice) it's a lot...
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    There are tactics cards that can let it gain...

    There are tactics cards that can let it gain Critical Blow

    Critical Blow doesn't add one hit though, it says "Rolls of a 6 cause 2 hits"
    This would mean that giving it critical blow would make it...
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    You know there's a handy '.' character for...

    You know there's a handy '.' character for period, right?
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    10pts is heaps, but they'll chew through a lot of...

    10pts is heaps, but they'll chew through a lot of units.

    Fun times with Harma - 11 dice with Vicious and Vulnerable in the flank will kill a lot. Not bad with Styr too, Styr's Vengeance can let...
  44. They share models too. I have no idea how...

    They share models too.

    I have no idea how you're supposed to use vets with a KO without some external aid
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    Imo FF should have 7 combat units at a minimum,...

    Imo FF should have 7 combat units at a minimum, preferably 8+
  46. As fun as that would be, I think the game is...

    As fun as that would be, I think the game is pretty much as fleshed out as it's going to be (new units and factions notwithstanding)

    I've played a few games of Frostgrave using ASOIAF minis which...
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    Jorah + Flayed Men is pretty great. Being able to...

    Jorah + Flayed Men is pretty great. Being able to use their panic token as Vulnerable (or in a pinch, Weakened) is strong

    His tactics cards are great, too. Superior Flanking really helps Screamers...
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    Raiders might be rubbish at killing things, but...

    Raiders might be rubbish at killing things, but Cave Dwellers are lethal and Styr helps even Raiders out :)



    Generally FF don't play the kill-things game. You want to bog down the enemy with...
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    No idea about Miniature Market, but some stores...

    No idea about Miniature Market, but some stores have it, at least around Melbourne (and SE Asia by the looks of it online)
  50. 1.5 introduced optional rules for randomized...

    1.5 introduced optional rules for randomized terrain selection - it's in the Game Modes document. I've found it really helps add a bit of variety to the terrain selection, rather than just seeing...
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    We pretty much exclusively use a 4x4, mostly 'cos...

    We pretty much exclusively use a 4x4, mostly 'cos it's easier to find space, and a 6x4 feels kinda empty.
    I think FF are fine on a 4x4 at up to 40 points, but if we played larger games I might try...
  52. Lady Val is one of my favourite NCUs in the game....

    Lady Val is one of my favourite NCUs in the game. I wish I could take her in Targaryens lol
    She provides so many tactical options - always being able to maneuver a unit is really powerful. She also...
  53. I find trappers super boring, and while Traps are...

    I find trappers super boring, and while Traps are a decent area-control tool against solos, honestly solos aren't that hard to just kill.
    That said, other people swear by them, and they're certainly...
  54. Styr is awesome with everything. Free Folks...

    Styr is awesome with everything. Free Folks models are there to die, losing d3 more doesn't matter to us :p

    Styr + Weeper (C) + Cave Dwellers is super lethal. 10 dice from Reckless Slaughter with...
  55. In terms of predicting tactics cards - knowing...

    In terms of predicting tactics cards - knowing what 'problem cards' are in the opponent's deck really helps.
    Against Starks, if they're being super aggressive with positioning and have an open NCU,...
  56. There isn't really a single magic bullet to...

    There isn't really a single magic bullet to winning with free folks, but positioning & timing really matter. You want to limit how often they're able to attack your units, and try to draw enemy units...
  57. Sounds like we've had the opposite experience...

    Sounds like we've had the opposite experience with the faction haha
    Maybe free folks aren't for you

    As an aside, imo Endless Hordes is a trap card, and is one of the worst cards in the deck....
  58. Free Folks are harder to use than most factions,...

    Free Folks are harder to use than most factions, and their tactics deck does kinda suck, but honestly I think they're one of the strongest factions once you get the knack.

    I mostly play against...
  59. Pretty much. Normally, for each successful hit,...

    Pretty much. Normally, for each successful hit, the defender may roll a defence save.
    If the attack does not allow defence saves, then each successful hit will generate a wound.

    However, these...
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    Veterans are already cavalry-style Bastard Girls...

    Veterans are already cavalry-style Bastard Girls :p

    I suspect they'll be a unit of cavalry wearing lion-pelt coats. Iirc Drago hunts one and gives a coat to Dany at one point.
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    While I don't like using the app in-game either,...

    While I don't like using the app in-game either, this isn't quite right. You don't need an active internet connection to use the app, and surely at some point you'll have access to wifi to update the...
  62. Sure, but since the faction as a whole got a...

    Sure, but since the faction as a whole got a buff, it means that Followers of Bone are still kinda bad compared to other FF units.

    Raiders etc got a buff with the new panic rules, but it's kind of...
  63. Sometimes. They're not very good, but at least...

    Sometimes. They're not very good, but at least it's a bit of variety occasionally.
    Imo Cave Dwellers are still strictly better, but at least with the new Panic changes FoB got a bit of a buff.
  64. Imo the Weeper is our strongest commander Harma...

    Imo the Weeper is our strongest commander
    Harma and Tormund are both great
    Styr and Mance are okay, but a bit too reactive for my liking.
    Rattleshirt is fairly mediocre.
  65. All of them lol I play FF exclusively ...

    All of them lol
    I play FF exclusively

    [caveat] I find mance super boring and pretty much never use him
  66. Free Folks are strong if you play the horde list...

    Free Folks are strong if you play the horde list - a heap of Raiders with maybe some Cave Dwellers/Thenn on the side

    Giants are strong against anyone who doesn't know how to deal with them, and...
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    Thenn are okay, but Cave Dwellers are still where...

    Thenn are okay, but Cave Dwellers are still where it's at. One of the best units in the game for their price, imo
    Agreed re; Followers of Bone though, they're hot garbage.
  68. Yep, it's a bad matchup. The Kingsguard are...

    Yep, it's a bad matchup.
    The Kingsguard are already a pretty terrible unit though. The stone thrower doesn't really make them any worse, it's just yet another thing that kills them with ease.
  69. This was unofficially confirmed to be an...

    This was unofficially confirmed to be an oversight- the wording should specify that it has to be in the front arc too and it'll apparently be getting errata'd.
    Discord posts aren't considered to be...
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    And not very good - Followers should already be...

    And not very good - Followers should already be getting pushed out of your lists due to how terrible they are haha
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    I would definitely recommend dropping the...

    I would definitely recommend dropping the Followers of Bone. They're not going to last long against anything that hits even moderately hard, and are extremely expensive.

    It could be worth cutting...
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    A turn is defined in the rulebook - when I select...

    A turn is defined in the rulebook - when I select a unit to activate (either an NCU or Combat Unit) that is a "turn"
    Bond: Ghost says that when Jon's unit activates, Ghost can also activate before...
  73. Pyromancers aren't a bad choice Jaime + MM can...

    Pyromancers aren't a bad choice
    Jaime + MM can throw enough hits out that he can put them down.
    Flanking them with Knights of the Rock can also do the trick.

    If anything, the The Mountain That...
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    All units in the Lannister faction are Lannister...

    All units in the Lannister faction are Lannister units
    "House Clegane Mountain's Men" are both a Clegane and Lannister unit.
    If Roose Bolton is leading them, they are a Clegane, a Bolton and a...
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    You can use her ability when you make a melee...

    You can use her ability when you make a melee attack too - you're still within Short Range if you're in base contact.

    Any unit can use her ability, but only Spearwives and Trappers can use her...
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