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    Just chiming in. Much of what we do in my group...

    Just chiming in. Much of what we do in my group to lengthen games has already been mentioned. Perhaps the easiest is simply raising the VP requirement. Pulling Secret missions can help. If you're...
  2. Just my 2 cents. While they could not be counted...

    Just my 2 cents. While they could not be counted for capturing an SO at the end of the turn, there is nothing that I can see to prevent them from occupying one. Also I'd say that they were unable to...
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    Actually the trays are deeper than that. I don't...

    Actually the trays are deeper than that. I don't plan to ruin my minis with my horrifically bad painting, so the INF units are stacked 2 deep in each slot so I could fit the core+blitz+Brighton in...
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    Hey Gents, just popping on to throw in my 2 cents...

    Hey Gents, just popping on to throw in my 2 cents on storage/transport. I've got the Core, Blitzkrieg, and Brighton sets. This solution seems to be working out nicely for me, though I just plucked...
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    Sticky: Thanks, I just wanted to see what I could do to...

    Thanks, I just wanted to see what I could do to make use of the extra terrain bits and bobs and emphasize air power. I was tying to make it hard for infantry to progress against entrenched support...
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    Wednesday Night Rivet Wars!

    Just hosted my first night of Open to the public Rivet Wars with the help of one of my friends who was also a KS backer. Had pretty good turn out for a first night. We had 3 tables running and...
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    Sticky: My guess on this would be that removal from the...

    My guess on this would be that removal from the table is equivalent to killed.
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    Sticky: While the wording could be construed to allow it...

    While the wording could be construed to allow it to be done on an opponents turn, that doesn't feel in sync with other units that have deployment phase abilities like Uncle Rivet or the Treasure...
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    Sticky: So here's my first attempt at a scenario:...

    So here's my first attempt at a scenario: "Stalemate". (2 sets of terrain 3d or otherwise & Battle of Brighton, required)

    Years of fighting over yards of gain have left this part of the line...
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    Ruska's could have Caucasian Mountain Dogs... ...

    Ruska's could have Caucasian Mountain Dogs...

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    Got my RW stuff!

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    Can't wait to put this stuff into action! Thanks CMoN for being as good as your word with your Kickstarter. And thanks Ted for Conceptualizing this great game.
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    I second this.

    I second this.
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    Just wanted to pop in and say that my experience...

    Just wanted to pop in and say that my experience at Adepticon was nothing like what Wolverine and Smoth describe. I don't doubt what they say, just saying maybe it was a fluke or a bad day for...
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    Kickstarter update 88

    Great news. Very exciting. Also wanted voice my appreciation on the gencon decision, I hadn't thought about it, and personally would not have been upset, but I can appreciate the consideration. Must...
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    In addition, I like it because it gives the...

    In addition, I like it because it gives the gasser a little more control over where it is, it lingers in the spot he puts it just a little bit longer. Given that when I'm using gas its typically...
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    Sorry slow to respond, summertime is kinda crazy...

    Sorry slow to respond, summertime is kinda crazy for me between work/racing/and gaming both tabletop and video. Anyway here's my 2 cents on how the rule should be interpreted. Keep in mind this is...
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    Excellent, looking forward to it. Thanks for all...

    Excellent, looking forward to it. Thanks for all the work you've put into it Ted.
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    Sweet, lookin good.

    Sweet, lookin good.
  19. My first hosted open game night at a FLGS.

    Hey gents in the interest of passing time till we get our mitts on the tasty goodness of wave 2 I thought I'd share this.

    Recently hosted my first game night open to the public at my nearest FLGS....
  20. Seriously can't wait to get my hands on the rest...

    Seriously can't wait to get my hands on the rest of the KS stuff. I'm starting a twice a month Battletech night at one of my FLGS, but the only thing keeping me from having at least a small Rivet...
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    omg I'm diggin the R2D2 Ostrich!

    omg I'm diggin the R2D2 Ostrich!
  22. Woot. That is all.

    Woot.

    That is all.
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    I'm in the camp of "meh" about the wheels. Yea,...

    I'm in the camp of "meh" about the wheels. Yea, could be better but no deal breaker for me. It will serve its purpose and be a functional playing piece.
  24. Yea, I'll say that I haven't been anything but...

    Yea, I'll say that I haven't been anything but satisfied with CMON or Ted in regards to the handling of Rivet Wars info, the kickstarter, and the product I've received so far. I'm glad that they've...
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    Good luck, not that this game doesn't do very...

    Good luck, not that this game doesn't do very well when introduced. Tough time for me to do a lot of gaming what with it being time for my summer Autocross habits, or I'd want to do things like that...
  26. Thread: Dust Tactics

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    Yea i've played a few rounds with small armies,...

    Yea i've played a few rounds with small armies, starter sets, its pretty solid, if not exactly uncomplicated. Good looking "minis". (models) but terribad expensive. too rich for my blood.
  27. Thread: CMoN Expo

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    Sweet Photo Ted, excellent tease. Can't wait to...

    Sweet Photo Ted, excellent tease. Can't wait to get my hands on new units!
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    What if flatgrid damage was done like mine/gas...

    What if flatgrid damage was done like mine/gas damage? The attacking piece chooses one target then the attack is registered on every enemy within 2 inch radius of the target, or a 4 inch (one grid)...
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    It was my pleasure to help, Sorry I haven't been...

    It was my pleasure to help, Sorry I haven't been able to put together a gaming session to test it. Busy time of year for me with Birthday weekend and such recently. Looking forward to trying it...
  30. Thread: CMoN Expo

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    Wish I could, no way to get out of Ohio for it....

    Wish I could, no way to get out of Ohio for it. I'll be awaiting updates!
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    its true what you said about DW. I over...

    its true what you said about DW. I over simplified the system because that system, as decent as it is, is likely not going to jive well with the way Rivet Wars is designed. Not without violating the...
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    That's interesting. I can see the merits in...

    That's interesting. I can see the merits in having it activated that way. Previously I've played two "minatures games" battletech and Dust Warfare. Battletech uses alternating activation, Dust uses...
  33. Thread: My décors

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    Ceux air vraiment agréable, bien fait, monsieur!

    Ceux air vraiment agréable, bien fait, monsieur!
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    I know I'm not Ted, but I'll explain how I came...

    I know I'm not Ted, but I'll explain how I came to see the card played as my group has been playing it.

    An infantry unit indicates a singular unit. The phrase "when you would deploy an infantry...
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    Death from above can only drop a singular...

    Death from above can only drop a singular infantry unit, as I recall.
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    Welcome back, I'm a big proponent of Parman X. If...

    Welcome back, I'm a big proponent of Parman X. If you give it a go please let me know what you think of how it affects the game. Its my thought that it addresses some balancing issues some scenarios...
  37. The Veteran also does not have a proper name. I...

    The Veteran also does not have a proper name. I suspect because both are inspired by characters that are likely trademarked/copyrighted.
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    First guess would be to email support@cmon.com if...

    First guess would be to email support@cmon.com if they can't help ya, which would surprise me they should be able to point you in right direction.
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    Sweet, let us know how ya like it. 2 more...

    Sweet, let us know how ya like it.

    2 more bits from my games. 1. We stuck with the FAQ and a free Parman was brought out with the "improved assembly line" action card. As the units stand now, it...
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    Testing "Parman X".

    Finally had a chance to sit down an play a couple of games of Rivet Wars using "Parman X", if less time than I had hoped. For anyone new to the topic Parman X is changing Parman's buff to Rapid...
  41. heh, oh well, still it sounds like it played well.

    heh, oh well, still it sounds like it played well.
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    I can see the merit in that argument. Still not a...

    I can see the merit in that argument. Still not a fan, lol.

    No, really that makes sense. I just like the picture of Parman being moble initiative boost, not initiatve and effective range boost.
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    Thats right, and thats why it made sense to me....

    Thats right, and thats why it made sense to me. RA (as referred to in that thread) isnt using the unit movement at all, just a fixed 3. Interesting to ponder how that fits with X being "units base...
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    Yea I'm with ya on that wording, and I can't find...

    Yea I'm with ya on that wording, and I can't find it in the FAQ, But hazy memory feels to me like this was ruled on from on high as a no no.

    working from that point is how I get the notion that...
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    Indeed, no worries. Just a guess, my hunch would...

    Indeed, no worries. Just a guess, my hunch would be RA 1 for their base move. The way I see it, RA is meant to be "taking the initiative" You can have the effect of getting the drop on your opponent...
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    I can agree with your first statement. 1....

    I can agree with your first statement.

    1. Agreed, it was good information to have, and a cool historical tidbit of the game.

    2. I can't see a lot of value in RA-ing back to the deployment zone...
  47. its certainly a bigger issue when it comes to...

    its certainly a bigger issue when it comes to making a balanced scenario. Look at the Tourney rules, I'm pretty happy with how they turned out, I think they make for a good test of Rivet Wars acumen...
  48. Good to know.

    Good to know.
  49. To what end? What do you hope to accomplish with...

    To what end? What do you hope to accomplish with that?

    (edit: after waiting a reasonable period of time)

    Sorry If I've offended and thats the reason there's no reply yet. For anyone who doesn't...
  50. Yea, but it's pretty clear which way it should...

    Yea, but it's pretty clear which way it should go, I'll find out on Sun for myself as its the first day I'll be able to really playtest it. But to my mind, the double buff is nowhere near the issue...
  51. I don't mean to come across as rude but if so,...

    I don't mean to come across as rude but if so, you were missing out on the best tactical use of parman. Using the RA3 to spring board Artillery may have been the most powerful combo in the game. And...
  52. Thanks Tau! I expect I'll find very similar...

    Thanks Tau! I expect I'll find very similar results on Sun. I originally resisted the notion of Parman being OP, and I'll concede that he is slightly OP as currently designed. I'm very excited about...
  53. Thread: Rules app

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    Sounds handy! Plan on having die roller as well?

    Sounds handy! Plan on having die roller as well?
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    Those look pretty amazing.

    Those look pretty amazing.
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    This is exactly what myself and Tauwolf have...

    This is exactly what myself and Tauwolf have proposed instead of changing RA to require an attack.

    EDIT : I'd like to add that aside from nullifying the advantage the allies currently have at...
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    The blight hero would have to have RA as a buff,...

    The blight hero would have to have RA as a buff, just a small distinction. I see the double buff as far less powerful than the RA (3!) To any unit that can cut in a grid with Parman. It makes him...
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    I'm not offended as I understand there might be a...

    I'm not offended as I understand there might be a language barrier going on here.

    I will say that yes, hitherto and you and others are advocating a change that is a poor solution to the...
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    I am anything but a rule bender. You must have...

    I am anything but a rule bender. You must have missed the thread about using action cards incorrectly on your opponents turn. I simply don't see how the phrase "may move before attacking" becomes...
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    Ok, so you're ok with Parman giving pounders 3...

    Ok, so you're ok with Parman giving pounders 3 grids movement so long as they somehow manage to find a target to shell 7 grids out? In case you missed it, that's sarcasm. And bikes can range out to...
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    So, your twelve year old is a rules lawyer...

    So, your twelve year old is a rules lawyer already?

    I get why you're confused. It does say that it may move before attacking. I can see how that could be misconstrued to mean that an attack is...
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    Cheers then and clear skies to you, capt. Just...

    Cheers then and clear skies to you, capt. Just wanted to give full disclosure :)
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    You've pretty much got the gist of it. I...

    You've pretty much got the gist of it. I personally think and can confidently state that Tauwolf agrees, (and believe me when I say if I were smoking crack on this he'd be the first to tell me) that...
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    Thank you for your thought out and well stated...

    Thank you for your thought out and well stated contribution, you're welcome to any time of course. I'm really nobody special as much as I value my own opinion, Lol.
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    Yea, we got tied up in playtesting the tourney...

    Yea, we got tied up in playtesting the tourney rules, but I tell ya I bet tourney rules with "Parman X" would make for some good games. I'm on board when My face is done falling off.
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    I was confused, I was like, when Aren't they...

    I was confused, I was like, when Aren't they willing?
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    You have it. Its not elegant to do that, or...

    You have it.

    Its not elegant to do that, or change RA to require an attack to be made. The elegant soltution that addresses issues with the least (but certainly not 100 prohibiting) unintended...
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    What do you mean? LoL.

    What do you mean? LoL.
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    No offense taken. I personally don't take using...

    No offense taken. I personally don't take using Parman this way as abuse. It's really powerful, true, but not abuse. And I'll say again I think the best way to tone it down is to litterally tone IT...
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    I'm so curious as to why so many people think the...

    I'm so curious as to why so many people think the Allies are inherently better than the blight. Sans Parman, you're waiting for an ostrich to come out to have anything with rapid assault, and the...
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    Sorry I wasnt clear enough. The panzerfausts in...

    Sorry I wasnt clear enough. The panzerfausts in either case, machinegun, monowheel are standing in the same grid, in the second spot, that makes them invulnerable to attack by rifleman. If the rule...
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    absolutely, and well within your right. No...

    absolutely, and well within your right. No offense taken. I'm less worried about an errata on one card than actually changing the mechanic for every unit that uses it, even without Parman in the...
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    Another reason that its less subtle is that it...

    Another reason that its less subtle is that it adresses more than the worst "problem" his buff creates, which is the springboarding of infantry to SO's every turn infailably. If you change how RA...
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    We're talking about the movement of military...

    We're talking about the movement of military units.
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    Its clearly less of a fine tune than adjusting...

    Its clearly less of a fine tune than adjusting the grids awarded for the buff. Right now, the mechanic stands, for everything that gets it, that they can move prior to attacking, and then have the...
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    I've played many rounds, Perhaps dozens. Vs a...

    I've played many rounds, Perhaps dozens. Vs a vaired array of players both new to the game and as versed as I am in its nuances. In my experience Parman isn't an overpowered figure unless particular...
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    Rapid Assault is different from dash because it...

    Rapid Assault is different from dash because it gives the option of attacking or not, Dash gives no option.

    I am not a proponent of adding an attack requirement to rapid assault. I think adjusting...
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    I like that youre interested but I want to...

    I like that youre interested but I want to caution you, development of the game is very slow by comparison to Rivet Wars. At least in regards to waht you can actually get at retail, Its kinda stalled...
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    4 simply means pick a grid, then name a target in...

    4 simply means pick a grid, then name a target in the grid, (if applicable) most of the time you don't actually choose your target, in the case of a flat attack there is no choosing, it hits all, so...
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    Ok gut instinct was right. And yes we do want...

    Ok gut instinct was right. And yes we do want that. Why rule it out for mines, flame, or other area attacks in the future? Or the clearing of something in a grid with no units in it. As far as...
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    Thinking about it now I think Let's see some...

    Thinking about it now I think Let's see some hustle action card doesn't specify how much rapid assault the unit gets. So I think we've always had that card be the units regular movement. But my...
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    If you're into steam and alternate history, check...

    If you're into steam and alternate history, check out Leviathans. Fun game I wish had more following. Alternate history in which the discovery of a chemical compound that generates great lifting...
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    It's an unpopular opinion I have on this, prepare...

    It's an unpopular opinion I have on this, prepare yourselves.

    Parman is fine the way he is. Yes, he is borderline OP, and his ability can be used to great effect when the strategic objectives are...
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    cosplay idea.

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    I just need this, a saber, and a helmet with a spike on it.
  84. Thread: Update #84

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    This bothers me not at all, as it's purpose is to...

    This bothers me not at all, as it's purpose is to be a playing piece. Maybe if I were more into the painting, but yea it will serve its purpose for me very well as it is.
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    I have zero regrets for backing this product....

    I have zero regrets for backing this product. Hours and hours of entertainment and more coming. Perhaps I'm less anxious because I've seen a game actually dying on the vine and a great game at that....
  86. he's a hero, which means only one deployment per...

    he's a hero, which means only one deployment per game. i take that to mean regardless of which faction brings him out. i.e. blight brings him out and he is killed. no further deployment for the rest...
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    I'm Ok with waiting. Its kinda like how lingere...

    I'm Ok with waiting. Its kinda like how lingere that leaves a little to the imagination can be a little bit hotter, lol.

    As for me, I'm ok with a tiny pause in my Rivet wars, its made appearances...
  88. Thread: Update #82

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    I've played it at 2 FLGS, with friends and...

    I've played it at 2 FLGS, with friends and strangers. Every time its out, people come by and ask questions about it. It has an almost universal appeal. I don't think momentum will be a big problem,...
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    Sweet, another painter of which to be envious of...

    Sweet, another painter of which to be envious of thier talent... :) Looks great!
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    I've killed several Wolverines bounced that way....

    I've killed several Wolverines bounced that way. Panzerfaust bait. Mirrored scenarios are only "balanced" if the forces fighting are the same. Since they are not, mirrored does not equal balanced....
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    Nah. I imagine the meta (god I hate that term,...

    Nah. I imagine the meta (god I hate that term, lol) will shift when the new units arrive. and even now he's a problem but not one without answers. The biggest issues stem from when he can springboard...
  92. Thread: Update #82

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    It's great news. I too cannot wait.

    It's great news. I too cannot wait.
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    Thanks for playing! No worries about that guy, it...

    Thanks for playing! No worries about that guy, it happens.
  94. Awesome, super glad you had a good time! .

    Awesome, super glad you had a good time!
    .
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    Tourney one was of 8 players, playing 3 rounds....

    Tourney one was of 8 players, playing 3 rounds. winners play winners and losers play losers until 1 is undefeated. 3 scenarios from the core rules were played with some changes. "the thornbushes"...
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    Sounds right. It seems with the way the units...

    Sounds right. It seems with the way the units balance now, the Blight have an uphill battle any time you've got a SO 3 grids from deployment areas with one or more SOs within 2 grids of it. Not...
  97. Tauwolf and myself participated in the two...

    Tauwolf and myself participated in the two tourneys at Adepticon. Tau beat me in the final of the first and passed the Treasure Hunter to me as I had gotten him one previously, I passed it on to the...
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    I'm glad this discussion happened. I was at both...

    I'm glad this discussion happened. I was at both tourneys today and I think most had a good time. I know for sure I did. I had some really interesting games , and it was great to meet some of the...
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    Yea, it's hard to overcome initiative there, but...

    Yea, it's hard to overcome initiative there, but it can happen with a little luck with dice/actions. Would it be better if the left/right SOs were where the bunkers are?
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    draw 3 and discard one is just cherry picking,...

    draw 3 and discard one is just cherry picking, from a selection that is still random. You still randomly get 3 cards... so I draw, tally ho (guaranteed 2 points), Keep 'em coming (pretty much certain...
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    Dice and the Action card draw bring enough...

    Dice and the Action card draw bring enough uncertainty for me. Unless you think it would be sweet to get stuck with a "can opener" or worse "killdozer" mission card playing the 3rd scenario while...
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    Fascinating, the games from my group were much...

    Fascinating, the games from my group were much more balanced. Games were typically closer, within 3 points usually. Also the Blight fair much better attaining a better than 50% win rate. Personally,...
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    It's such a great day... :p

    It's such a great day... :p
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    Heh, You're welcome Ted, but C'mon, its not like...

    Heh, You're welcome Ted, but C'mon, its not like you have to twist my arm to make me play this game, lol :)
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    Having had a couple of chances to try a couple of...

    Having had a couple of chances to try a couple of the scenarios 1 and 3 mainly, with both factions. I think the treatment of the scenarios was proper and they play balanced. It was interesting to...
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    Awesome! As I understood it bringing things was...

    Awesome! As I understood it bringing things was not required.
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    Sticky: This. Range buff is sweeter than me. And he can...

    This. Range buff is sweeter than me. And he can suppress allied Hammer 65 Pounders so long as they aren't being given RA by Parman. He's a key Blight piece, IMO. Worst case scenario, set him up to...
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    That larger game had mission cards, and double...

    That larger game had mission cards, and double normal SOs but played to 20vp as well.

    As far as these go, I played the tourney version of over the top today and the game played well. Maybe a touch...
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    If people don't dilly dally in deployment or...

    If people don't dilly dally in deployment or movement phases it should be doable in my estimation. Depending on how the scoring works it could simply be a matter of playing 1 game and a partial. If...
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    Excellent, looks great Ted!

    Excellent, looks great Ted!
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    Poll: If for some reason I had to pick one it would be...

    If for some reason I had to pick one it would be blight, but at a tourney I'd expect a shot at both each round.
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    Great news Ted, thanks for taking the time. I...

    Great news Ted, thanks for taking the time. I like it all. I would imagine instead of bracket elimination that the Swiss format would probably work best within the time we'll have. Players play for...
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    Thanks for the Replies, gentlemen, particularly...

    Thanks for the Replies, gentlemen, particularly Ted. I think its a great game and cant wait to meet and play folk. I think the game could be really great for competitive play, I just wanted to get...
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    I'd like to take a moment to give credit to...

    I'd like to take a moment to give credit to Tauwolf as the other player I mentioned above. I think it's fair to say he voiced his opinions on it to me first when I mentioned that I'd be playing at...
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    No need, I certainly am not Ted. I apologize for...

    No need, I certainly am not Ted. I apologize for not qualifying it as purely my interpretation. Reading it back it may have come off know-it-all. Apologies.
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    negative. It's not a unit type trait. The...

    negative. It's not a unit type trait. The treasure hunter also does not benefit from runner. Just riflemen and panzerfausts thus far.
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    dice rolls are random, but smart...

    dice rolls are random, but smart deployment/placement/movement and targeting decisions can make the most of the rolls you get. There's really nothing like that about "tally ho" for a blight player....
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    Parman, and the ability to rapid assault other...

    Parman, and the ability to rapid assault other units isnt nearly the problem in other scenarios it is here. It does make it very tough for the Blight in "over the top". Tough enough that they have to...
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    Concerned about tournament play

    So I had a chance for the first time in a little while to sit down and knock out some Rivet Wars games, an enjoyable experience as always. Myself and the player I was playing with have probably...
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    Welcome! I've heard someone compare it to Advance...

    Welcome! I've heard someone compare it to Advance Wars from the GBA and I've always thought it was kinda apt. There's 2 scenarios in the core rules that have units start on the field. Limited units...
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    Edit. Re-read that. I would call it a tie, but it...

    Edit. Re-read that. I would call it a tie, but it sounds like the attacker would win on the next turn, because if he got to 10, he's likely sitting on one or two controlled SOs which will make it...
  122. I guess it could be an error, but if not that's...

    I guess it could be an error, but if not that's fairly offensive to me.
  123. The last ones I saw were two at checkmate games...

    The last ones I saw were two at checkmate games and hobbies. 6725 w. Central ave. Ste L, Toledo Ohio 43617 419-720-6901
  124. Sorry, my post is meant to be informational for...

    Sorry, my post is meant to be informational for anyone who might live near me. I'm afraid I can't sell them as a matter of principle. If you msg me though I can give you the store's number and maybe...
  125. Anybody in northwest Ohio? Saw two more on...

    Anybody in northwest Ohio? Saw two more on shelves today @ 10 bucks a pop.
  126. Thread: Caption me!

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    Busters reference, well played.

    Busters reference, well played.
  127. Thread: Caption me!

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    "Where the hell is that sticky widget card?!"

    "Where the hell is that sticky widget card?!"
  128. Thread: Caption me!

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    "Don't worry guys, we'll just use Parman to rapid...

    "Don't worry guys, we'll just use Parman to rapid assault Pounders at it until it's dead."
  129. That's fair.

    That's fair.
  130. I wish you luck, and hope you don't have to pay...

    I wish you luck, and hope you don't have to pay some greedy eBay ahole double MSRP , or worse.
  131. I'm not opposed to people selling their own...

    I'm not opposed to people selling their own property. I'm opposed to gouging and hypocrisy.
  132. Cool, I only ask because personally I'm opposed...

    Cool, I only ask because personally I'm opposed to supporting people who hoard exclusives for personal profit and charge for nebulous things like "materials/time". Particuarly if those people got...
  133. Do you live far from stores, or something?

    Do you live far from stores, or something?
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    Is it possible that none of the cards have a an...

    Is it possible that none of the cards have a an "on target" deviation result because the Tunnel Rat and Death From Above are the only cards currently deviated? I never found anything that stated...
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    sweet, cant wait to try it!

    sweet, cant wait to try it!
  136. I Suggest people check thier Local stores, Just...

    I Suggest people check thier Local stores, Just yesterday I found 4 for 10 bucks, walkin out the door with em in hand. Don't get raped for "shipping" by shady people.

    In the spirit of the gift I...
  137. all of us are missing those, mate. They havent...

    all of us are missing those, mate. They havent been shipped/produced yet.

    edit: hope you didn't pay up front for all of that, or that you know and trust the guy, lol.
  138. Recently We've house ruled for a modified inital...

    Recently We've house ruled for a modified inital draw of secret mission cards. When the player draws his first 2 SM cards he has the option of discarding one of them (facedown) in exchange for a...
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    My condolences. I wish ya luck.

    My condolences. I wish ya luck.
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    Yea, it would be ok if it accidentally connected...

    Yea, it would be ok if it accidentally connected with the actual target once in a while. Really though, if you don't try to force a direct hit and leave the target grid centered, the farthest you...
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    check your FLGS.

    Before anyone else overspends on one of these, check your local store. I was in to one of mine today to introduce a new player to the game and they had some at 10 dollars. I picked up a couple for...
  142. And circle takes the square.

    And circle takes the square.
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    I'll start the slow clap.

    Excellent. Can't wait to try this out. Thanks to all involved.
  144. LOL, thanks Tauwolf. This is why I dislike the...

    LOL, thanks Tauwolf. This is why I dislike the virtual game type of what if talk. None of it means anything, it leaves out the dice (and my black magic over them), and it often comes off as...
  145. Right, and I just protect my infantry from...

    Right, and I just protect my infantry from riflemen with MGs and MonoWheels... this imaginary game talk is of no value. If the allies are seriously dominating your groups games that much, your...
  146. 9 times of 10 putting an ostrich on the table is...

    9 times of 10 putting an ostrich on the table is handing me 2 VP.
  147. I've played plenty of both sides. Without Parman,...

    I've played plenty of both sides. Without Parman, the allies will have a seriously hard time defeating a competent blight player. Rocket bikes have no rapid assault and cant out range Panzerfausts....
  148. Thanks. I'm of the camp there's always a way....

    Thanks. I'm of the camp there's always a way. It's true though that the scenario I referred to is a tough slog for the blight. I dunno maybe it's because my group always played Parman correctly from...
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    I do, and thankful.

    I do, and thankful.
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    Wait, help myself from what? Someone asked a...

    Wait, help myself from what? Someone asked a question, "how you get one?" Someone else listed ways but clearly didn't understand how I got mine via the forum. I was silent on the thread until he...
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    Sticky: Nah, he rocks, particularly on narrow maps....

    Nah, he rocks, particularly on narrow maps. People say rapid assault breaks the game, but rapid assaulting riflemen and rocket bikes can be killed prior to getting their shots off, or it can be a...
  152. the best use I've found for sticky widget yet.

    As a blight player, sticky widget helped me deal with the Parman problem on the hardest scenario (of those in the core rules) to defeat him at. Can't remember the name but it's symmetrical, has 5...
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    It all looks very nice. How long was that game?

    It all looks very nice. How long was that game?
  154. Just recently had my first game in which Gaston...

    Just recently had my first game in which Gaston had a real impact. It was in the thorn bushes scenario and I actually linked him up with a MG and Jaeger Edwin to cover the SOs. If he's on the table...
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    Not allegedly, and not for being a good guy, as a...

    Not allegedly, and not for being a good guy, as a matter of fact.

    I was awarded one for making common sense arguments on the forum in regards to a discussion of the rules. Though I suppose I...
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    Being that his attack has the gas characteristic,...

    Being that his attack has the gas characteristic, I'd imagine units immune to damage from gas are immune to damage from him. The blight hero's just cannot kill the allied, but that's what...
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    Agreed, can't wait for those.

    Agreed, can't wait for those.
  158. Thread: Review

    by Crazyjuan
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    I find myself agreeing with that review. It's a...

    I find myself agreeing with that review. It's a seriously good game. Does it make anyone else think of "Advance Wars" on the GBA?
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    Rivets are acquired at the start of your turn,...

    Rivets are acquired at the start of your turn, usually 0, 1 or 2 at a time. As laid out by the scenario description, or player agreement if custom scenario.
    They (thus far) are used as part of...
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    Bring up some Bangalores!

    Bring up some Bangalores!
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    Seems like it wouldn't come up naturally often,...

    Seems like it wouldn't come up naturally often, but yea, given that there's currently no way to remove wire from a place where only infantry can go, I'd house rule it a no-go.
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    Good answer. For what it's worth, it's amazing to...

    Good answer. For what it's worth, it's amazing to me y'all got such a good product to me when you did. As far as I'm concerned, y'all are doing great. I bought into Leviathans from catalyst game...
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    Sure, I think those are key units for both. That...

    Sure, I think those are key units for both. That said, as awesome as mortars are, they are most awesomest when they can use Parman's buff to move up to 3 grids BEFORE firing. Matter of fact, Thats...
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    huh? Jager Edwin Koenig and Capt. Parman are...

    huh? Jager Edwin Koenig and Capt. Parman are total game changers.
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    I'm pretty much on the same page. I'd love to use...

    I'm pretty much on the same page. I'd love to use Gaston more, I have a vision of him laying down continual gas over a controlled OP to keep anyone but the Wolverine out. Only, the benefits of Jaeger...
  166. Thread: Tank Shock

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    No rulebook here at work, but off the top of my...

    No rulebook here at work, but off the top of my head I dont recall anything about tank shock ending the movement of the tank, nor do I recall anything saying it wasn't resolved as the tank enters the...
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    Golf clap, jealous of your skils sir.

    Golf clap, jealous of your skils sir.
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    Yea, you got it, swap one of the 2 for another,...

    Yea, you got it, swap one of the 2 for another, and be stuck with that one.
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    Thats very similar to mine, but with less risk...

    Thats very similar to mine, but with less risk for forsaking a mission.
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    Why not just house rule that a player can...

    Why not just house rule that a player can mulligan 1 of his SM cards one time on inital draw. Keeps it random, and adds the gambling aspect, maybe draw an easier card maybe not. I'm a fan of keeping...
  171. Thanks! I like it because I'm thinking it wont...

    Thanks! I like it because I'm thinking it wont terribly upset the balance of the game, because allied riflemen are already good at killing infantry.
  172. Yea, I tried to keep him from stealing too much...

    Yea, I tried to keep him from stealing too much thunder by not increasing the range, or buffing friendly units.
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    +1 many times, Bubo.

    +1 many times, Bubo.
  174. I've been hanging onto unit ideas untill I see...

    I've been hanging onto unit ideas untill I see what the people who make the game release upon us that will fill most of the Ideas I have anyway. That said, having been in the USMC I'd like to see...
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    I love all this stuff, have no talent for it....

    I love all this stuff, have no talent for it. Who's going to make a Short Round rivet?
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    Good lookin out.

    Good lookin out.
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    So long as he stay out of the fridge.

    So long as he stay out of the fridge.
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    Ah, makes sense. For me the interesting part is...

    Ah, makes sense. For me the interesting part is the choice he makes your opponent make. Ignore him and focus on scoring VP via caps at a slight disadvantage, or divert resources to try to kill him.
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    Well, your name IS (edit, sorry. Forgot my...

    Well, your name IS (edit, sorry. Forgot my glasses and got my complainers mixed up)

    Yes I'm serious. They did come to us for money, and by the time the money was actually committed, what we were...
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    I have yet to be able to play test him. I'm not...

    I have yet to be able to play test him. I'm not sure where you're seeing the limitation to 2 or three times to get extra deployment points. As I read it, he's able to do it every turn he's in no...
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    The KS rewards are quite amazing. It's a crazy...

    The KS rewards are quite amazing. It's a crazy good deal. To flip out and go melodramatic over one figure is insane, and shows zero gratitude. It reeks of entitlement. Jaded gamer, I'm not a very...
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    Yes sir, and for convenience, here's the stats...

    Yes sir, and for convenience, here's the stats again.

    He's 3dp/1 rivet to deploy, movement 2, 1 armor, 2HP. Range of 1 land only. Gets one chain attack of 2 dice vs armor 1 only. 2vp when killed....
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    -applauds. I fully plan on having the theme from...

    -applauds. I fully plan on having the theme from Raiders ready to play on my phone first dozen times I deploy him. :)
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    Meh, I was in during easy times. Give your boys...

    Meh, I was in during easy times. Give your boys my thanks though.
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    Awesome, nice to see they can get some R&R with...

    Awesome, nice to see they can get some R&R with it. It would have definitely been in the rotation of things we played in the barracks if it was around when I was in the USMC in a past life.
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    Have ya signed up to be legion and heard back on...

    Have ya signed up to be legion and heard back on the procedure or is that all just pessimistic speculation?
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    Sticky: Yea wanted to chime in as well and commend this,...

    Yea wanted to chime in as well and commend this, Nicely done.
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    link? wait, no nevermind, I dont care. I'm done...

    link? wait, no nevermind, I dont care. I'm done talking with people about exclusivity, they get too worked up over it. Have a great life.
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    Thanks Derek, Signing up now :)

    Thanks Derek, Signing up now :)
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    I like the way you think. Also I think board...

    I like the way you think. Also I think board games are a great thing to get teens into, keep up the good work!
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    Sorry NFS :)

    Sorry NFS :)
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    Thanks Borg, for clarifying things for people....

    Thanks Borg, for clarifying things for people. Sorry If I muddied the waters a bit. I didn't think I was the first or only to have been contacted in the way that I was and certainly didn't mean to...
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    not "we" dude. You. Incorrect, what I said...

    not "we" dude. You.



    Incorrect, what I said was, "its probably part of a promotional batch to be used as prizes or something.



    I'll let you handle the reply on this one. See there you...
  194. Yes, sorry, at work now, will do more tonight.

    Yes, sorry, at work now, will do more tonight.
  195. no sir it does not, but thats explained in the...

    no sir it does not, but thats explained in the post this morning on the subject.
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    LoL, You've been attacked? That's droll. Could...

    LoL, You've been attacked? That's droll. Could you point out where I said I was great? See, that's you, attacking me right there. Not the other way around. I never attacked you. I was excited that...
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    Only that didn't happen. There was no such...

    Only that didn't happen. There was no such request, implied or otherwise. Hind sight tells me it might have been a mistake though, clearly underestimated the jealousy. My bad for being excited at a...
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    Woah, double separated by an hour, pls delete.

    Woah, double separated by an hour, pls delete.
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    Link? And if so, so what? They wouldn't be...

    Link? And if so, so what? They wouldn't be getting all of the kick starter exclusives, as I understand. KS backers still getting excellent deal and I've heard no reason to think we won't be getting...
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    No I made a thread to share the mini and the...

    No I made a thread to share the mini and the packaging and the stats with others, because I'm exited about what this hero hints at for the game once all the KS stuff comes in. I guess I...
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