With the advent of the Imperial Raider comes a card that has far-reaching effects across the board and across the meta of X-Wing: Emperor Palpatine. A local game store was having a pre-release tournament with Wave 7 ships – someone who plays there had brought a bunch back from GenCon and offered a few of […]Read more "The Rule of Two: Tournament Report with the Emperor and the new Vader"
It is here. After countless months of waiting and poring over spoilers on Fantasy Flight Games’ website, pining for what some doomsayers thought might never be, the Empire has received reinforcements in terms of the Raider-Class Corvette, a Huge ship for use in Epic Play, that includes a few cards that can be used in […]Read more "“As I Have Forseen:” The Imperial Raider Will Shape the Galaxy"
After finally buying wash (Nuln Oil) and getting more experience mixing my rudimentary paints, I got to painting more Rebel (And Imperial) ships!
“Lieutenant!” “SIR!” “Instruct Engineering to divert power to re-engage our forward shields!” “But sir, I can’t – that command is two turns away!” Every commander of a large ship such as a Star Destroyer or Assault Frigate has at some point found themselves in a situation like this: Your ship is in an uncomfortable position, and the command […]Read more "Communications 101: Command Flexibility in Star Wars: ARMADA"
“Steady, locked on target… Away! Break, break!” Tendrils of fire streak from the ordnance pods of the bombers toward the Rebel frigate as the attackers suddenly veer around to avoid return fire and make another pass. From the Corruptor’s bridge, the admiral grins in satisfaction as he watches the missiles impact the central spar of […]Read more "Harnessing the Power of Imperial Squadrons Part III: Strategy and Battle Reports!"
The Carrier From the imposing command bridge of the Corruptor, the Imperial commander watches steadily as his star destroyer reverberates with the recoil of its mighty batteries and the impact of enemy return fire. His attention, though, is focused on the splashes of cannon fire illuminating his TIE squadrons as the protective lances of the […]Read more "Harnessing the Power of Imperial Squadrons, Part II: The Carrier Ship"