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3 questions from yesterday
« on: November 10, 2019, 07:48:26 PM »
First one was a unit of Burmese crossbow sitting in a swamp. The unit is poor, unprotected, and combat shy, hence hiding in the swamp. It decides to turn 180 degrees without moving. Must it take a KAB for moving in a swamp? We couldnít tell, and took the KAB just to be safe. Correct? Or is reversing front without change of location a move?

Second one was a melee. Two units with zero factors fight, rolling green because they are even. What color does the overlap roll (also zero factors)? White, or black?

Third; a unit of superior lancers charges a unit of skilled crossbow.  Does the skilled crossbow roll white dice with S results counting as wounds...just like experienced crossbow, so Skilled crossbow is not a benefit when charged by Superiors? Thatís what I thought.

Thanks ! I am hoping these are easy ones for somebody.
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Re: 3 questions from yesterday
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2019, 09:06:37 PM »
First one was a unit of Burmese crossbow sitting in a swamp. The unit is poor, unprotected, and combat shy, hence hiding in the swamp. It decides to turn 180 degrees without moving. Must it take a KAB for moving in a swamp? We couldnít tell, and took the KAB just to be safe. Correct? Or is reversing front without change of location a move?

Good one  8)

I'll leave it for Si  ;D


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Second one was a melee. Two units with zero factors fight, rolling green because they are even. What color does the overlap roll (also zero factors)? White, or black?

White as you roll 1 colour down from that which you would roll if in frontal combat.

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Third; a unit of superior lancers charges a unit of skilled crossbow.  Does the skilled crossbow roll white dice with S results counting as wounds...just like experienced crossbow, so Skilled crossbow is not a benefit when charged by Superiors? Thatís what I thought.

Thanks ! I am hoping these are easy ones for somebody.

I think you're right - the S is counting as a Wound for 2 reasons  :o  Again a bit unusual as Skilled crossbowmen are not common.
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Re: 3 questions from yesterday
« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2019, 04:23:05 AM »
First one was a unit of Burmese crossbow sitting in a swamp. The unit is poor, unprotected, and combat shy, hence hiding in the swamp. It decides to turn 180 degrees without moving. Must it take a KAB for moving in a swamp? We couldnít tell, and took the KAB just to be safe. Correct? Or is reversing front without change of location a move?

Second one was a melee. Two units with zero factors fight, rolling green because they are even. What color does the overlap roll (also zero factors)? White, or black?

Third; a unit of superior lancers charges a unit of skilled crossbow.  Does the skilled crossbow roll white dice with S results counting as wounds...just like experienced crossbow, so Skilled crossbow is not a benefit when charged by Superiors? Thatís what I thought.

Thanks ! I am hoping these are easy ones for somebody.

To confirm NG right on both of this.  The WHITE+ effect is X or Y for that reason.  Just needed and verge target then you would be GREEN+.
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Re: 3 questions from yesterday
« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2019, 04:27:24 AM »
First one was a unit of Burmese crossbow sitting in a swamp. The unit is poor, unprotected, and combat shy, hence hiding in the swamp. It decides to turn 180 degrees without moving. Must it take a KAB for moving in a swamp? We couldnít tell, and took the KAB just to be safe. Correct? Or is reversing front without change of location a move?

That's a good one!!  You guys are so mainstream!

My intent is yes as any activity causing people to have to move through it has risk. But not clear so have just changed terrain entry for the book to

UGs suffer a KaB if any bases in them move

Thanks as not one anybody playing mainstream would ever find!  :P

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Re: 3 questions from yesterday
« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2019, 08:02:41 PM »
Is being Ďmainstreamí good? If it is, thank you.
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Re: 3 questions from yesterday
« Reply #5 on: November 12, 2019, 05:03:40 AM »
Always compliments for the Cali gang...  ;D
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