I get hold of one of those laser explosion app things for photos and had a latte from Café Nero. Also played 5 games of X-wing after braving the arctic conditions of deepest Hampshire and sunny Surrey.
Three Zombies head off to the South coast to play a tournament at Dice Saloon. I take Whisper transporting Admiral Sloane and a Mini Swarm for a spin.
Rather than put out a wish list of reductions and increases, I’m more interested in the approach FFG are going to take with the point and slot adjustment. I’m trying to beat the digital FFG boat by writing this nine days into January. Whether it’s as slow as the physical boat I don’t know,…
Nordic Nationals saw rebels on top for the first time in a Major event in 2nd edition. One tournament doesn’t necessarily mean everything is good, but some new rebel archetypes are popping up now and starting to do well.
In a change to the normal highly researched and topical discussions of Natties and Which Podcast has the Best Theme Tune, (186th Squadron by the way), I do a hobby article on Chip effects and battle damage.
Natties has been dividing the community for a while now, some like it, others despise the mere echo of it reverberating around the gaming hall like the sound of the underground.
The UK Team Tournament this weekend sees 48 teams of three battle it out in the first big Tournament of 2nd edition and I’ve drawn rebels as my faction.