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26 Sep 2020 5:08 p.m. PST
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Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP26 Sep 2020 4:22 p.m. PST

Today…ok, well yesterday UK time, I did a solo game to overcome the lockdown blues.
I did a Star Wars skirmish using my own rules link
The write up is on my blog at this link
I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I had playing it!!!

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Brian Smaller26 Sep 2020 4:49 p.m. PST

Do Stormtroopers need a 7 on a d6 to hit?

Personal logo Bashytubits Supporting Member of TMP26 Sep 2020 6:09 p.m. PST

A close haircut and headwax always allows a Jedi to "shine".

On the flip side the troopers knitting classes have failed to produce better shooting yet again.

Personal logo Herkybird Supporting Member of TMP27 Sep 2020 2:24 a.m. PST

Thanks (LOL!) – Brian, there is no 'to hit' roll in my rules, just a sort of 'saving roll' depending on how many enemy are shooting at you against your sides shooting/defence values.
Sounds complex, but it plays easily once you are used to the concept. I feel it manages to balance fire superiority effects and makes film/TV type battles possible.
All the other combat methods I tried made it too easy to kill Darth Vader in melee, or killing Luke/ Leia with a couple of Stormtroopers, and similar events.

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