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    Sticky: You are not the first to ask this question. It...

    You are not the first to ask this question. It has been ruled by CMoN that models that are engaged cannot move unless they take a disengaging action :)
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    Sticky: I guess that depends how you read that answer. It...

    I guess that depends how you read that answer. It states that Gregario's attack would strike him and all friendlies. Since Hestra is compelling, and it is her turn, Gregario's enemies would be her...
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    Sticky: The Teknes player will be safe if Hestra Compels...

    The Teknes player will be safe if Hestra Compels the Zaalak.

    Enemy is defined in the rules to mean - All models not in your army. Since the Zalaak is in the Teknes Army, it is not an enemy and...
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    Sticky: Not sure that you are right on that one Dave, I...

    Not sure that you are right on that one Dave, I believe that they still get their 2" move, since that is given to them by an ability. I find it similar to the Skorza Alpha's inspire that lets a...
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    Sticky: Basically in WoK anything that changes a models...

    Basically in WoK anything that changes a models position is movement. So Raeth's ability would stop a Ravenscar's Cast Aside action
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    Sticky: No, Hive Mind gives the ability to "trigger" Lash...

    No, Hive Mind gives the ability to "trigger" Lash Out, but if you do not have Lash Out then it does nothing for you
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    Sticky: Short answer yes. Longer answer, the leader...

    Short answer yes.

    Longer answer, the leader uses Combines activation on 3 models in base to base contact with 3 enemy models. They choose to use their action first, and each chooses to attack the...
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    Sticky: Well, since nothing in WoK is referenced from a...

    Well, since nothing in WoK is referenced from a "Top Down" perspective, and "overlap" is always referenced as something sitting on top of something else, and never as something hovering above...
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    Sticky: But you seem to have conveniently missed page 50...

    But you seem to have conveniently missed page 50 of the rules manual under engagement elevation which states:

    If two models are on different elevations, the elevation difference is added to the...
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    Sticky: But in Malifaux, if I was on a Height 3 ledge,...

    But in Malifaux, if I was on a Height 3 ledge, and you were a Height 2 Figure with a range 2 weapon, you could still not hit me even if my base hung over the edge and "overlapped" yours. I would...
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    Sticky: Actually, elevated is handled differently in...

    Actually, elevated is handled differently in Malifuax, so while measurements between models are done as if they were on a flat surface, elevation makes a huge difference when determining whether two...
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    Zalaaks are specialists, not commanders. They...

    Zalaaks are specialists, not commanders. They have the ability Abominiation, which reduces the Command Value's of enemy leaders by 2. It is unfortunate that they used the Term Command Value, but it...
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    Sticky: As the Blood Engine was still engaged, he would...

    As the Blood Engine was still engaged, he would not be able to move his 4", but he could still take the Eat Without Hunger bonus attack against the Ashman he was still engaged with.

    Maximum # of...
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    Well we can get into each of the Houses, and...

    Well we can get into each of the Houses, and their special units

    You have to remember, if you have a force using minimal activations, vs a force using maximum Morale, the team with Max morale will...
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    This has been talked about several times before....

    This has been talked about several times before. Shael Han can accomplish activation limitation better than anyone else, but not by much. They can put together a Battle Sized force with just 3...
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    Steal the Intel uses Markers, not tokens. The...

    Steal the Intel uses Markers, not tokens. The markers are just there as a reminder that the leader unit can be interacted with and how many times they may be interacted with. If you kill the Leader...
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    Well, from the FAQ we can be pretty certain that...

    Well, from the FAQ we can be pretty certain that (-) abilities to not stack with themselves, so if you have 2 abilities that both give a (-) they would stack, but abilities of the same name that give...
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    The Hound is a friendly model to itself, so it...

    The Hound is a friendly model to itself, so it can be affected by its own Follow Me ability.

    One thing that should be pointed out is that the 4" push happens before the action, so in the case of...
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    Sticky: Yes, Abilities marked Special, use the the models...

    Yes, Abilities marked Special, use the the models action to perform. This is true of any ability marked Toggle also.
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    Sticky: You can move any distance up to your move, so if...

    You can move any distance up to your move, so if you have a 5" move any distance from 0" through 5" are legal moves
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    Correct, since counter attack specifies that you...

    Correct, since counter attack specifies that you "may perform 1 of its melee attacks on an active enemy in rage". Since only the model whose activation it is is considered active, if they get hit by...
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    Sticky: The answer is yes, the rear three mercenaries can...

    The answer is yes, the rear three mercenaries can remove the resonate prior to the attack. Special actions are always individual and are handled one at a time. But a combined attack is simultaneous,...
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    Well, not entirely accurate. If the Ashman starts...

    Well, not entirely accurate. If the Ashman starts and attacks a lineman that Generates a Counter Attack (rolls an armor), the Lineman will get the Counter Attack, and if the Lineman kills the Ashman...
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    Try Here ...

    Try Here

    http://wrathofkings.com/ks/mercenary-spoilers-plus-something-new/
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    Sticky: But there is a clear definition of what a...

    But there is a clear definition of what a combined attack is. The rules are also very clear that they tell you what you are allowed to do. If they do not state that you can make an additional...
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    Sticky: Just like the question about the Skorza, the...

    Just like the question about the Skorza, the extra attack are all individual attacks, not combined attacks. Triggers do not allow additional attacks to be combined attacks. In the future, there may...
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    But is that truly the case now days? A lot of...

    But is that truly the case now days? A lot of changes occurred since update #31, and I am pretty sure that you can use Dame Allison in tournaments. Unless she gets booted in the tournament rules, and...
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    Sticky: It really does not need a FAQ, the rules are...

    It really does not need a FAQ, the rules are straight forward. The Combined attack is defined, you make a combined attack, whatever happens after that is not part of the combined attack, and since...
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    Sticky: It is a no for each case. Combined attack is an...

    It is a no for each case. Combined attack is an action that gets declared, the Skorza ability to move and attack is a trigger and each one happens individually. So in both cases the Skorza would kill...
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    You could also move to engae, then when she moves...

    You could also move to engae, then when she moves out of base you could use a sprint action to engage her again that turn. You won't get the strike but you can slow her down
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    The tree would have to obscure the entire base,...

    The tree would have to obscure the entire base, if there is any line that can be drawn the the sight window that is not blocked, then there is LoS
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    Sticky: That is how I read the answers

    That is how I read the answers
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    Sticky: Appreciate the FAQ Some interesting rulings,...

    Appreciate the FAQ

    Some interesting rulings, seems that (-) abilities of the same name do not stack with each other but can stack with another ability that does the same thing but has a different...
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    Yes you can. Using come hither to move an...

    Yes you can. Using come hither to move an opponent into engagement is a valid strategy.
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    The Ravenscar chain is all about initial...

    The Ravenscar chain is all about initial placement of the the Mercs. Basically you place them in a line (or curve) with each of them about 4" away from one another (for a 30mm base, you can extend...
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    While I agree that the Vampires can bring fun...

    While I agree that the Vampires can bring fun Movement Shenanigans to the game, the Wolves bring their own. They are fantastic hit and run raiders. Moving them forward into engagement, killing a...
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    Why are will attacks so hateful against Hong Yao,...

    Why are will attacks so hateful against Hong Yao, he is the only one I can think of that gets a save vs will attacks. Since his Infernal Fortitude triggers on Damage and not hits, he still gets his...
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    See, this is the problem with the Shael Han. Lets...

    See, this is the problem with the Shael Han. Lets start with Hong Yao, right off the bat he has a defense chart that is similar to other Rank 2 specialists, he has an offensive attack that is better...
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    We play interesting boards too, but in general...

    We play interesting boards too, but in general most terrain pieces tend to be in the 6" x 6" size or smaller. So we have roads, forests, buildings, streams and ponds etc. But in a tournament setting...
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    Well fortunately you really never have a terrain...

    Well fortunately you really never have a terrain heavy board, with each player only placing 3 pieces of terrain.
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    lol kumquat, I tried that logic on these threads...

    lol kumquat, I tried that logic on these threads before, all I got was an argument about some mythological future creature with a 1" move that they were just future proofing the rules for

    Glad to...
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    If you go through the threads you will find that...

    If you go through the threads you will find that this has been answered previously, both (+) and (-) values stack
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    Yes it does

    Yes it does
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    I spent time carving down the peg so that I could...

    I spent time carving down the peg so that I could adjust the arm in different directions
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    #1 - By changing the attack from Melee to Magic...

    #1 - By changing the attack from Melee to Magic you gain the benefit of ignoring Parries, but you also add the detriment of receiving Backlash if you happen to roll a "magic" defence.

    As for the...
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    Mezegis, you are playing it correct. If the...

    Mezegis, you are playing it correct. If the Shield is attacked and a * is rolled during that attack, he gets backlash, and because of his INCREASED BACKLASH ability he would roll 2 will attacks...
  47. Mezegis is right on target. Since the target is 3...

    Mezegis is right on target. Since the target is 3 activations it could also be done with:

    1 Warchild
    2 Big Sisters
    14 Wrath
    1 Dragon Keeper / Black Lotus
    8 Legionnaires / Lotus Warriors
    Iron...
  48. Thread: Wrong base size?

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    You keep saying that as if it will happen :laugh:

    You keep saying that as if it will happen :laugh:
  49. Kumquat, you are correct. In the scenario above...

    Kumquat, you are correct. In the scenario above it would take 5 activations
    2 activations for the specialists
    2 Activations to move the Children
    1 Activation for the Legionnaire Keeper
    Which...
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    Mexegis - thanks for updating me. The unfortunate...

    Mexegis - thanks for updating me. The unfortunate part of this is that CMoN seems to be using two different locations to make "clarifications".

    As for Hadross, they are an awesome force, and I...
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    I am not so sure that that is true Mezegis. I...

    I am not so sure that that is true Mezegis. I have not seen a CMoN ruling about removing resonate from allies in base. From how resonate is written, its a stretch to state that you can remove it from...
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    Resonate only ends when the model takes an...

    Resonate only ends when the model takes an interact to remove it, or when that model dies. It does not matter what happens to the model that triggers resonate.
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    Actually the question was, what ranged options do...

    Actually the question was, what ranged options do you have to take out a Zaalak at 15"

    Shields have a Max 13" Range
    Deahbloom has an 11" Range
    Hong Yao has a 10" Range
    Winterhawk has a 14"...
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    Wow Loon, some crazy Shael Han hatred there, and...

    Wow Loon, some crazy Shael Han hatred there, and quick off the cuff quips to shoot down things that have actually been played out time and again by other people.

    I am going to have to go with...
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    While thinking about the Teknes vs the Shael Han,...

    While thinking about the Teknes vs the Shael Han, Zaalaks lead by Defender Raeth would cause some serious issues to that formation. With Zaalak's being hit only on a 7+ and having 3 overpowers, and...
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    I still do not see a single faction being auto...

    I still do not see a single faction being auto beaten by the legion. Your force takes 2 units leaders to accomplish its tactics, removing one puts a major dent in the legion itself.

    I have run...
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    Just wow, talk about changing a situation and...

    Just wow, talk about changing a situation and just throwing numbers out there. So, lets start with your assertion

    You have to keep your force tightly grouped and within the enlightenment of both...
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    I think you or I are seeing something different,...

    I think you or I are seeing something different, maybe a drawing to show your point, but as I said, you can pitch out the end one, and then attack. The next now pitches out the new end one, and...
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    Actually a line of Howls facing a line of...

    Actually a line of Howls facing a line of legionnaires could pull the whole force apart. The knock back is not directly away, so the howl could shove the legionnaire perpendicular to her attack...
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    Shield Bash does not cause any damage by itself...

    Shield Bash does not cause any damage by itself (the card is correct, the book is not), so if you use it, it will automatically happen. If you push the target into another model, that other model...
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    Not sure about that Mezegis. One of the...

    Not sure about that Mezegis. One of the stipulations for Sprint is that you cannot sprint if you are engaged. So if a Skorza kills a model, moves 2" and engages a second model, but fails to kill...
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    True, the rules do not mention that leap and...

    True, the rules do not mention that leap and flying ignore engagement, but it was ruled here on the forums by Mr. Black that this is how it is supposed to work.
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    Not sure what happened for you Lord Nat. Looked...

    Not sure what happened for you Lord Nat. Looked in my Hardbound book and at the PDF and in both of these the correct paragraph was listed under Assist. But that would be a real pain to have the wrong...
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    For the War dancer, you have to move through the...

    For the War dancer, you have to move through the opponent, even if just a fraction of the Dancers base moves through a fraction of the opponents base. So in the case where the Dancer ended up in...
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    It means that you may remove 1 Strike (lightning...

    It means that you may remove 1 Strike (lightning Symbol) result from the dice that are rolled, if a block (x) is also rolled.

    You cannot remove an Overpower (Skull), since that is not a strike.
    ...
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    Here is the wording for Assist Name: Assist...

    Here is the wording for Assist

    Name: Assist
    Type: Special
    Rating: 0
    Range: 00
    Special Rules: Select a friendly model that this modelis in contact with that is performing a melee attack....
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    All of the information you need is on PDF at...

    All of the information you need is on PDF at
    http://wrathofkings.com/ks/
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    Yes you can use heat to re-position the whip. I...

    Yes you can use heat to re-position the whip. I would use Hot water, I find that with heat guns I do not get uniform heat across the area, and always end up with a soft spot when working with items...
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    I found it easier putting the sword onto the...

    I found it easier putting the sword onto the Orphan for the Zalaak first. Had a bit of difficulty getting the sword arm into position after attaching him to the Octupus.

    I also found that one of...
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    If you are talking about Elsis, then yes, she...

    If you are talking about Elsis, then yes, she actually ALWAYS gets to roll her 3 dice. The Knockback(3) that she Generates is part of her Melee attack. So, basically she targets 1-3 models that she...
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    The Pelegarth has a Block on a 2, 3 and 4, and...

    The Pelegarth has a Block on a 2, 3 and 4, and strikes on a 7,8,9. So, when a Model with Follow Though (1) attacks a Pelegarth they would get a Strike Result on a 4, 7, 8, or 9. The Follow Through...
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    You have Hadross, but no Rank 2 infantry? The...

    You have Hadross, but no Rank 2 infantry? The starter Box set comes with Sevridan Gutters, and they are Rank 2.

    While I like the Sevridan, and they have all sort of fun tricks, I find that Deepmen...
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    The Keeper goes on the Blood Engines base. He is...

    The Keeper goes on the Blood Engines base. He is an add-on that they included with the blood engine, but the keeper does nothing on its own, he just guides the Blood Engine
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    Not sure what the concern is here. Those 7 will...

    Not sure what the concern is here. Those 7 will attacks only occur if the the Sevridan started the turn engaged with their opponent and their opponent was resonating. At that point those Rank 1's...
  75. Thread: Missing keywords

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    Cover has been removed from the rules, but it can...

    Cover has been removed from the rules, but it can still be found in two places in the book. Maybe one day it will come back

    As for the Wrath, Ward(1) is described on their card
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    I believe that the cards are correct. Looks like...

    I believe that the cards are correct. Looks like there will need to be a bit of errata posted soon
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    Knockback is a result of using the Shield Bash...

    Knockback is a result of using the Shield Bash special ability (it is not a special property of their weapon, it is a special ability that the unit has). Knockback by itself causes no damage, it just...
  78. Thread: Do aura stack?

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    Well, since this statement is not present on the...

    Well, since this statement is not present on the Hadross will reduction ability, I don't see it as a general statement.

    Looking at the current rule book, I notice that several things seem to be...
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    You may want to try clearing your cache. Cards...

    You may want to try clearing your cache. Cards came up for me fine
  80. Thread: Do aura stack?

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    As I said, there have been rulings from CMoN...

    As I said, there have been rulings from CMoN showing that (-) modifiers stack. As for a Swarm of dancers freezing an army in place, it really cannot happen. I have built models showing that while the...
  81. Thread: Do aura stack?

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    Well, granted I take this from previous rulings...

    Well, granted I take this from previous rulings on the forum, and from the description of Hestra Nostrello's Looming Dread ability which states:

    Aura 4", Enemies that begin their activation in the...
  82. Thread: Do aura stack?

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    Like I said, this tactic will probably work real...

    Like I said, this tactic will probably work real well the first time you try it, but with a little thought your opponent will be able to handle it. This also depends on you being able to kill the...
  83. Thread: Do aura stack?

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    The traits we are discussing have a (-1) move and...

    The traits we are discussing have a (-1) move and (-1) willpower, so clearly they have a (-#) which means that they do stack.
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    While this is a nifty army, and played well it...

    While this is a nifty army, and played well it will cause your opponent issues, there are ways still beat it.
    While there are limited ranged attacks, there are many Magic and Will attacks, and some...
  85. Thread: Do aura stack?

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    Actually, both of those Aura's do stack. If you...

    Actually, both of those Aura's do stack. If you read the Goritsi one, it states -1 movement down to a minimum of 1 Movement. So, if a model with a 6 move was within rage of 6 models with that Aura,...
  86. Thread: Do aura stack?

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    Abilities with a +/- in them stack. Abilities...

    Abilities with a +/- in them stack. Abilities with just a # and no +/- grant the highest value of that ability within the Aura.

    If there was a -1 wound aura, then a unit with only 1 wound would...
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    Ilva cannot split her dice to attack multiple...

    Ilva cannot split her dice to attack multiple targets. The only attack that allows you to do this is a melee attack. All ranged, Magic and Will attacks are taken against a single target unless the...
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    Just looked at the online cards and they show...

    Just looked at the online cards and they show 50mm, so I figure that you should be pretty safe going with the 50mm base
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    OK, there may be a misunderstanding of the rules...

    OK, there may be a misunderstanding of the rules here. Ilva has a will Attack of 2 Dice; Range 6; Bounce 3. This allows her to target up to 4 models (2 Dice against the first target, and 1 against 3...
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    Well, by game rules any attack that has a range...

    Well, by game rules any attack that has a range that is not a melee attack is a ranged attack, but if it makes you feel better how about

    Ravenscar Sergeant's Heavy Crossbow attack
  91. Thread: What glue?

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    Well, in their video they state that the weapons...

    Well, in their video they state that the weapons are Styrene, and that the rest of the models are "high quality plastic". In this case that's restic / PVC. From all the mini's I have gotten to see so...
  92. Thread: What glue?

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    Plastic cement is really good for Polystyrene and...

    Plastic cement is really good for Polystyrene and ABS plastics, but the WoK models are made from PVC plastic. The plastic cement will not meld the PVC parts together so you will not get a good bond...
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    See, even better, that part falls right in line...

    See, even better, that part falls right in line with the army size used :)
  94. Thread: Shipping

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    Well good news Dan, they did update the site with...

    Well good news Dan, they did update the site with the new cards, and they match whats in the book. I am with you on that excitement, still waiting on my mine to show up, but we they do we are having...
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    Huron, there was a previous rule set that was...

    Huron, there was a previous rule set that was released that explained cover, basically cover changes the lowest strike to a cover symbol against ranged attacks. This does not seem to have made it...
  96. Thread: Resonate

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    Resonate is a condition that the Hadross applies...

    Resonate is a condition that the Hadross applies to others. There are several abilities that activate when the model you are engaged with or are near has the resonate condition applied to them. By...
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    Not really true, that is only true if you look at...

    Not really true, that is only true if you look at KS only in the vein of projects like WoK. If you take the whole of KS into account, you will see that many projects aren't about pre-orders of stuff,...
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    Well, it seems that the issue here is your...

    Well, it seems that the issue here is your perceived rights, and the fact that there are no investors, there are only backers. Kickstarter is used for crowd funding, not crowd investing. You...
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    I am going to assume that you have not supported...

    I am going to assume that you have not supported previous CMoN Kickstarters.

    CMoN gives out a great value for the Kickstarters, but they are horrible at communication and even worse at delivering...
  100. You and I both know that I will never get this...

    You and I both know that I will never get this one right :)
  101. While I like the image of the 4 monster game,...

    While I like the image of the 4 monster game, playing the game thus far, I feel that limits your options quite a bit, and starts you at a sizable moral deficit. While they are awesome at what they...
  102. Not to mention that quite a few of those games...

    Not to mention that quite a few of those games were played with Resins, which they produced before they got our money
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    Nothing really exists for the height of the...

    Nothing really exists for the height of the units, the cards will give you base size.

    From seeing the resins in action I would say that if you use the height of the Wolfen from confrontation, that...
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    Well, this past week was fun, and filled with...

    Well, this past week was fun, and filled with lots of WoK games. I managed to get a new player involved, and saw many of the new infantry units actually hit the table. Unfortunately, the only unit...
  105. That would be Hong Yao, the Red Demon

    That would be Hong Yao, the Red Demon
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    Proxying. I have the benefit of having a huge...

    Proxying. I have the benefit of having a huge collection of miniatures from many different game systems, so we have been able to come up with something to represent each model type so far. Will be...
  107. While the Fulung Devourer is an impressive model...

    While the Fulung Devourer is an impressive model and I fully expect to see one or two of them Shepherding the Dragon Legionnaires along, I think any more would be overkill. Don't get me wrong, they...
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    Shipping is still on track for August/September....

    Shipping is still on track for August/September. Hoping August myself, but with GenCon I fear September will be more likely.
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    Hoping to get her and the rest of the girls on...

    Hoping to get her and the rest of the girls on the table this weekend. I really like the Shael Han style of play, but I am going to stick with the Pigmen and Addanii as my favorites.
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    Well here is a little tid bit I just found that...

    Well here is a little tid bit I just found that may answer some of your concerns about Madam Mui:



    Seems that that second insight was a bit over powered (which falls in line with what we were...
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    I wouldn't say that. She does get 6 attacks base,...

    I wouldn't say that. She does get 6 attacks base, and then with her training that could become 12 attacks (though only 6 would be damaging attacks). Add her Inspire and she adds an additional...
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    How could she generate more then 1 Armor result?...

    How could she generate more then 1 Armor result? She only has 1 attack die :)
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    Shael Han third Infantry

    I really like the Iron Lotus Warriors, and the Black Lotus. With their Enlightenment, there are so many options for these girls to wreak Havoc.

    Madam Mui for a Level 2 leader also delivers. Having...
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    From what we have heard from CMoN and SPM, if you...

    From what we have heard from CMoN and SPM, if you have any issues with your pledge when it arrives, yo will have to go through SPM to get it resolved. The only exception so far seems to be the the...
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    One possible solution would be to use Arcs...

    One possible solution would be to use Arcs instead of the standard deployment style. Here is an example of what I mean. You will have to adjust your Motivations a bit to accommodate the E...
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    I liked the first response better :)

    I liked the first response better :)
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    Not really. Timing of the thread occurred because...

    Not really. Timing of the thread occurred because of the update pictures, and then a lack of response on the KS boards. Kaltu brought the discussion to the SPM boards sine there was no response from...
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    I agree with the Mod for locking the thread, but...

    I agree with the Mod for locking the thread, but I am pretty sure that it will never become unlocked again.

    I also agree with jamones, that the lack of input from SPM is really sad. Was hoping to...
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    not really, the last thing we got was from the...

    not really, the last thing we got was from the 3rd

    Hey guys,
    I wanted to drop in and give you guys a quick update about the status of shipping at this point in time. We just received the...
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    I a not overly concerned about not having a...

    I a not overly concerned about not having a direct solution for Gar. You can tie him down by just basing him with a single Rank 1 infantry. Since games run about 4 turns or less, and the first turn...
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    I foresee a bunch of Sharkmen hitting the table...

    I foresee a bunch of Sharkmen hitting the table this weekend. Love each of the new units as they come out, just waiting to see what the Shael Han and Goritsi new Rank 1s will bring us.
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    Each faction has their way to contend with Gar....

    Each faction has their way to contend with Gar. The Nasier have Fel Hammers that will give him an Over Power on 9s and 10s, the Teknes have Workers Led by an Ironward that reduces the Resilience to...
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    Pararamids is correct. As for where I got them,...

    Pararamids is correct. As for where I got them, that's a good question. I have had them for 20+ years, I am pretty sure that I picked them up from my local gaming store.
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    Nasier vs Teknes Battle Report

    With my travelling done for the moment, I finally had time to test out the new Addanii and Fel Hammer Troops.

    Teknes:
    Leaders:
    Timoshkin (Commander)
    Addanii Brood Master

    Troops:
    ...
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    Looks like we get Hadross next :curl-lip:

    Looks like we get Hadross next :curl-lip:
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    So, what are you saying? They should make threads...

    So, what are you saying? They should make threads for every game out there? Not seeing your point here.
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    Also, SPM took over the publishing of the game,...

    Also, SPM took over the publishing of the game, so CMoN really is only taking care of the KS distribution of the game. Seems the SPM boards covers the needs for RK.
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    Now we see the Fel Hammers in all their Glory....

    Now we see the Fel Hammers in all their Glory. They truly are frightening, and should be able to cut a large swath through their enemy, but at what cost? Using Elemental Fury gives them Critical Blow...
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    That is so wrong

    That is so wrong
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    Here is a reminder for those that forgot or...

    Here is a reminder for those that forgot or missed this. We got this info back on Page 2 of this thread

    Dang - Ninja'd by number2648 :)
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    Oh sure, bring up the specialists. Here I was...

    Oh sure, bring up the specialists. Here I was just thinking faction. Now I want to know what the Mighty Taur does :)
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    Hope so, this time around I would like to see the...

    Hope so, this time around I would like to see the Nasier
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    Elsis Tagil Wails Alyana Heska Leads The...

    Elsis Tagil Wails
    Alyana Heska Leads
    The Bloodchild Slaughters
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    Unless the rule book gets changed only abilities...

    Unless the rule book gets changed only abilities with the word "may" in them are optional. Seems like these guys are always trying to get someones attention.
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    Well, now that is a pretty wide open question. ...

    Well, now that is a pretty wide open question.

    WoK is unique among most Wargames, since so much depends on the leaders. Eliminate a leader and you end up with a bunch of rabble racing forward on...
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    Well stat wise and ability wise on their own they...

    Well stat wise and ability wise on their own they are not that great. Add in leadership inspires and they become solid little killers. But just having rabid knife wielding babies racing across the...
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    Don't worry, the Ashmen have an answer to all of...

    Don't worry, the Ashmen have an answer to all of these problems in the form of Alyana Heska :)
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    I thought of that then felt it really wasn't...

    I thought of that then felt it really wasn't necessary due to several factors

    1) Skorza have the advantage in movement (though each has a move 7, the Skorza have better movement abilities to draw...
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    Actually there are. Anything with the trait...

    Actually there are. Anything with the trait Character, are unique and you can only have 1 in your force. Though I would love to see the battle that allows for 10 ranks of leaders on the field :)
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    Very nice Pararmids, very nice Well, since...

    Very nice Pararmids, very nice

    Well, since there has not been any "real" percentages thrown out there, I figured I would work out what an attack of a Skorza vs a Brood Warrior would look like, if...
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    Yup, wanted to use ludicrous numbers, since they...

    Yup, wanted to use ludicrous numbers, since they seem to be the only ones you are able to see and use.

    Glad it got your attention, and that yet again you show that you pick and chose, and can't be...
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    Well, lets start with this frightening 1% that...

    Well, lets start with this frightening 1% that you seem to be so concerned with that makes the Brood vastly over powered. Yes, they can be killed 9% of the time, but they have a 10% chance to kill...
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    First,in regards to the Wrath, you cannot just...

    First,in regards to the Wrath, you cannot just ignore enlightenment, since it is a key factor in the Shael Han force. All of their pieces are balanced with this factor being involved. If you just...
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    I stand corrected

    I stand corrected
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    Well, its not as bleak as you seem to make it...

    Well, its not as bleak as you seem to make it out. Compared to the other 2 Rank 2 infantry that we know of:

    Brood are hit 50% of the time, have a single attack die, 3 wounds and their only special...
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    I m just hoping that the Masterminds Inspire is a...

    I m just hoping that the Masterminds Inspire is a typo, or we have to come up with a way of tracking the status of figures each turn.

    "Inspire: This models melle attacks gain (+1) Rate and...
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    Actually if you go to the Shael Han thread they...

    Actually if you go to the Shael Han thread they corrected Diamond Wall Stance. It replaces the lowest strike with parry, making it far more useful.

    As for the dice, they favored the Blood child...
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    Shael Han vs Nasier Battle Report

    Shael Han

    Leaders
    The Winterhawk – Force Commander
    Dragon Legion Keeper

    Infantry
    18 Dragon Legionnaires

    Specialists
  149. Thread: Game table sizes

    by Swan
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    The rule book lists the table size as 4x4, which...

    The rule book lists the table size as 4x4, which is what we normally run. (Though when we do Siege we move to a 6x4 table - we just need the space)

    Had a good game this past weekend, Nasier vs...
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    Beat me master, beat me again

    Beat me master, beat me again
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    Its been a few days, any chance to see some more...

    Its been a few days, any chance to see some more spoilers?
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    Well, by lore, they do seem to be the only ranged...

    Well, by lore, they do seem to be the only ranged infantry
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    Looks to me that their lore even suggests that...

    Looks to me that their lore even suggests that Mercs sometimes become dinner. Seems like an angry/dying monster would have no qualms about a little Merc snack now and then. Its not like they don't...
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    Like those mercenaries would have a choice vs a...

    Like those mercenaries would have a choice vs a hungry vampire or werewolf :curl-lip:
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    Not really. Most rank 2 leaders have 2 resilience...

    Not really. Most rank 2 leaders have 2 resilience and 3 wounds, which could easily be seen as 1 resilience and 6 wounds. So, rank 2 leader works, which is what Timo is.

    With Winterhawk being a 1R...
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    Well with this imagery: The etheric helmet...

    Well with this imagery:

    The etheric helmet represents the culmination of his life’s work to-date.

    Plus

    Yet, with the invention of his etheric helmet and spear-hammer

    All I am really...
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    Well in this case, since the Spear of Light is a...

    Well in this case, since the Spear of Light is a ranged attack, the Brood Warrior would not be a valid target, since he is in contact with the Devourer.
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    Well, you did leave some things out: Their...

    Well, you did leave some things out:

    Their troops are sorta "eh" on tricks (mainly dealing with raw stats to survive) until a leader brings out their full potential:


    a nice wound pool...
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    I on the other hand really like the brood. All...

    I on the other hand really like the brood. All we have seen so far is just a taste of their abilities and Lash Out not only follows the Teknes philosophy, I feel it fits in well with their lore....
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    I think that the point being stated was, that the...

    I think that the point being stated was, that the brood will run as a pack, not really with non brood units. So if you chose to attack it you will either have to face Lash Out multiple times, or you...
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    OK, when you activate a unit, everyone in that...

    OK, when you activate a unit, everyone in that unit is considered "activated" until their turn is over, whether or not they have taken an action yet. So in your example, the 2 Ashmen that attacked...
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    Yup, and that is what we are talking about. 5...

    Yup, and that is what we are talking about. 5 Skorza attack, each on a different brood. First brood gets hit, he and all nearby brood Lash out at a Skorza that has not rolled his attack yet. With a...
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    Well, it has already been stated that reactions...

    Well, it has already been stated that reactions occur after the model with bounding flourish lands (which is how they by pass most counter attacks). As for landing more then 2" away, not an easy feat...
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    I am an avid Teknes fan, but I find the Brood to...

    I am an avid Teknes fan, but I find the Brood to be a nice addition. Their Lash Out ability is far better then the Lineman counter attack. When they get struck they strike back, and with a range,...
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    I am not exactly sure why you do keep saying...

    I am not exactly sure why you do keep saying these things, and the more you say the more worried I am getting. (but don't let that stop your from continuing to say these things)

    The Carcharians...
  166. Well, before I started I was all in on Teknes....

    Well, before I started I was all in on Teknes. After reading the story I really liked the Ironward, so I am quite pleased with my choice of Teknes
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    Stay away from the Hadross, they are evil slimy...

    Stay away from the Hadross, they are evil slimy things (and all that darn resonate hurts - a lot!!)
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    When we play, we find that it is good to have 6-8...

    When we play, we find that it is good to have 6-8 D10 for each player.
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    That, too, is a likely possibility

    That, too, is a likely possibility
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    ok fine, but I shall shoot your hadross with my...

    ok fine, but I shall shoot your hadross with my ionic canons
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    In Chapter 10, we have a couple versions of...

    In Chapter 10, we have a couple versions of Achrionian that should be fixed

    Page 130: I have received the Acrhionian Ambassador’s letter of protest

    Page 134: "Did you really throw a building...
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    Thanks Brak, it now worked for me. The map...

    Thanks Brak, it now worked for me.

    The map does bring into new questions though. I assume that Aacelious is part of the free cities, since Qualat Mons is in their territory, but Fructus is...
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    another typo for you Page 82 in the PDF Too...

    another typo for you

    Page 82 in the PDF

    Too late. The last blot whipped aside and the door flew open.

    Should have been "The Last bolt whipped aside"
  174. Thread: Shalhan Preview

    by Swan
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    Have to agree that the first time I saw the...

    Have to agree that the first time I saw the figures that the pipe work definitely looked odd, had more of a Teknes feel. But after looking at the artwork for those three pieces, they did a really...
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    In a partnership - RK (SPM and CMoN), Robotech...

    In a partnership - RK (SPM and CMoN), Robotech (ND and Palladium) both sides have a responsibility to insure the product meets expectations and to try to keep to the timeline set forth by them....
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    Derek, thank you very much Sir. This is fantastic...

    Derek, thank you very much Sir. This is fantastic news
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    I actually like the new ones far better then the...

    I actually like the new ones far better then the original Dancers. I think that they have done a great job with the detail, and the variation in poses will look good on the table.

    What I am not...
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    I seriously doubt that we will see anything on...

    I seriously doubt that we will see anything on Confrontation this year, hoping to see something by GenCon 2015. During play test there was quite a bit of "confrontation" between the 3.5 player base...
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    I feel your frustration The only reason I...

    I feel your frustration

    The only reason I funded Guilds was to get the Confrontation PDF. Sent an letter to CMoN, who said that the PDF is still coming, they just have no idea when that will...
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    Well, for the most part, from what has been said...

    Well, for the most part, from what has been said and what has been shown in the game play videos the rules really have not changed much. The main changes I have seen have been in a new naming...
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    When you target a model, you need to assign a die...

    When you target a model, you need to assign a die to it, so in the case of the Greathorn, when you target 3 models, 2 models will have 1 die assigned to them and one model will get 2.
  182. Thread: Game sizes

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    I don't really spread my troops across leaders,...

    I don't really spread my troops across leaders, but normally move leaders to where they are best positioned to get the troops I need moved moved. So, I may start out having the IronWard activate, and...
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    Well, this has been a concern since the release...

    Well, this has been a concern since the release of the new cards, but again, each game coming down to the initiative roll (which BTW I would say most, but not all were won on the initiative die) were...
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    I appreciate giving the lower moral crew an...

    I appreciate giving the lower moral crew an advantage on initiative, but really cannot support automatically giving the lower moral crew initiative. With the addition of motivations that can drop...
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    Strange, used your link and jumped right to the...

    Strange, used your link and jumped right to the page showing the DL with Healing Vapors on his card
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    As Feket stated, the DL card update has been...

    As Feket stated, the DL card update has been loaded onto the site, which is where I got the actual wording for the ability.

    From how I read the ability, and this is how I calculated the odds of a...
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    When I brought this up Mr. Black stated that in a...

    When I brought this up Mr. Black stated that in a scene that was cut they actually measured for Baleful Shadows, and the Spearman was just outside of the aura.
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    I guess that I would first ask whether you read...

    I guess that I would first ask whether you read the actual ability or just the marketing hype. Vapors basically gives a DL a 50-50 chance to avoid each strike that they receive. It does nothing for...
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    That would probably only work once. There are too...

    That would probably only work once. There are too many answers too many answers to this problem. Activating with a Blood Herald will insure that none of the DLs are in base with another DL. Using...
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    While I agree they got more brittle, not seeing...

    While I agree they got more brittle, not seeing that the Cannon was damaged in the least. They still hit harder and more often then any other rank 1. Cost half as much as a Goritsi, and with a...
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    The No mans land is the 8" of the center of the...

    The No mans land is the 8" of the center of the board. By the rules there are deployment zones A, B, C and D (thought currently no troop types deploy in D). So you would have to put the marker at...
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    Well I would say that the reaction to your post...

    Well I would say that the reaction to your post is directly proportional and in line to how you made your post. Be that as it may, there are more changes to Goritsi then any other faction this round,...
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    I like the concept of how the new motivations...

    I like the concept of how the new motivations work. It will be a little odd moving some of the markers around with the figure that they are attached to, but nothing that can't be handled during play....
  194. Thread: Game Depth

    by Swan
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    Nice match, couple of things I noticed. There...

    Nice match, couple of things I noticed.

    There seems to be no loss of moral at the end of turn anymore

    This game ended with the first move after moral was rolled on turn 4, which falls in line...
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    While making the Magic attack, the resilience of...

    While making the Magic attack, the resilience of the model is reduced by 1. So, as soon as you target their resilience drops by one, but once the attack is completed the targets resilience returns to...
  196. Thread: Game Depth

    by Swan
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    I figured as much. I lived in Charlotte for a...

    I figured as much. I lived in Charlotte for a while and on the rare occasion that snow fell, everything shut down for a week.

    That being said, I couldn't resist the meme, since it is from one of...
  197. Thread: Game Depth

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    25394 So, hows the traffic in Atlanta now?

    25394

    So, hows the traffic in Atlanta now?
  198. Thread: Game Depth

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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8jkz0pdHk8

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8jkz0pdHk8
  199. Thread: Game Depth

    by Swan
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    RAI - Rules as Intended RAW - Rules as Written

    RAI - Rules as Intended

    RAW - Rules as Written
  200. Thread: Game Depth

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    These will be nice to have. Looks like we will...

    These will be nice to have. Looks like we will have new things to test this weekend.

    Is there a new write-up of how the different abilities interact? You guys have been great at letting us know...
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