Re: [Epic] Silver Towers' Beam of Power

From: Brett Hollindale <agro_at_...>
Date: Fri, 24 Jan 1997 07:59:59 GMT

At 12:45 PM 23/1/97 -0600, you wrote:
>> So the Lord of Change now fires in the psychic phase?
>If you want him to, I suppose. I would have no problem allowing an
>opponent to do this. (Damn it; if its a psychic weapon then it should
>go off in the _at_#$& psychic phase! Why did GW create this phase if
>they won't let psychic things fire during it?!)

In our crowd, we assume that since TL post dates Renegades, then the rules
listed in TL (which suggest that psychic weapons fire in the Psychic Phase)
supercede the rules from Renegades...
(Regardless of what AC says in FAQs)


> GD', the only important
>commanders who can't be screened by their troops, have always seemed
>to need a boost in our games anyway.
>However, AC has continued to assure us that all GD powers, Magnus included,
>still fire in the phase described in Renegades. Personally, I think
>this falls in line with the GW refusal to update old rules as the game
>evolves in new directions. They feel that having two sets of rules
>(an old, outdated one based on how the game used to work, and a newer
>and correct one base upon how the game works now) for one unit would
>add confusion to the game. I feel the opposite. Having old, outdated
>rules still hanging around causing interaction problems with newer
>units and making the rule book look like a series of patches with no
>thought or consistency adds much more confusion in my mind.
>But, I don't make the game.
>Or the rules.
>Nor do I run a successful company.....
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Received on Fri Jan 24 1997 - 07:59:59 UTC

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