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Starco tactica?

Discussion in 'StarCo' started by Qrow, Nov 7, 2018.

  1. inane.imp

    inane.imp Well-Known Member

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    Why would someone assume that? They're a Dogged Warband. You do make certain that your opponent's know that they're a Warband?

    The two defining features of Warbands are high CC ability and Fury. There's few Warbands with CC less than 20 and mostly they're weird (Irmadhinos, Yuan Yuans, Dog-faces but not Dog-warriors, Hungries/Pups, Desperados and the Antipode Controller).
     
  2. Leviathan

    Leviathan Hungry Caliban

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    Yeah, they've been great roadblocks for enemy skirmishers and warbands, the dogged is a big deal, and so is the fact that they can claim cover (initially). So what if I'm shooting with a pistol?
     
  3. inane.imp

    inane.imp Well-Known Member

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    I'm a big fan of the ADHL version if you have 0.5 SWC and 3pts spare. Dogged Panzerfausts / glu-guns are really quite good.
     
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  4. LunarSol

    LunarSol Well-Known Member

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    Mostly because they look like Aguaciles and aren't nearly as active as say, Morlocks. It's one of those things that you can tell someone, but doesn't quite sink in.
     
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  5. Tourniquet

    Tourniquet TJC Tech Support

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    This happens quite often. I find them quite useful beyond DZ point defence and smoke bots. running one up the table and just having it run around breaking stuff and become a pain the ass for my opponent if it survives and I can largely forget about it.

    Alternatively they are great at punishing an enemy assault piece that has over extended, which happens a lot especially if Emily is on the table as a lot of people will tunnel vision hard when it comes to putting her down. A good example was in a recent game when my opponent went deep with a hac tao in an attempt to kill her, which left it out of position and too far forward which allowed the the Jag on my following turn to throw a smoke out run around the terrain piece and slap the stupid out of it.
     
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  6. SmaggTheSmug

    SmaggTheSmug Well-Known Member

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    Violence Is The Solution™ after all.
     
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  7. inane.imp

    inane.imp Well-Known Member

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  8. daszul

    daszul Well-Known Member

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    Starco tactica
    How to deal with Hac Tao?
    :sunglasses:
     
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  9. Savnock

    Savnock Nerfherder

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    I'd do the latter. Docs are just so damned useful, as are Jags.