Re: [Epic] Flyers

From: Dirk Vormann <>
Date: Fri, 23 Jan 1998 10:03:00 +0100 (MEZ)

> Ahhh something I forgot - dealing with NIghtwings when you have TBolts.
> Apart from matching them point for point you may want to split your forces.
> 5 Nightwings cost 225. A unit of 3 TBolts costs 115 so for a whole 5 points
> more you can have 2 units of 3. Now this isnt going to help you vs Nightwings
> but will help if he has a unit of say Vampires. Now maybe Im reading the
> flyer rules wrong but each unit gets ordered to intercept 1 other unit.
> Intercept the vampires with both units of TBolts - 1 will get through
> untouched - though the other will have a hard day at the office. Still the
> Vampires you massacre should make up for the losses your TBolts take (hey
> you only need one of his for 2 of yours to make it even in points and even
> better youre screwing up his ground attack/transport mission too (and given
> the added cost of the Vampires hes got a lot of points that arent doing their
> job properly because of this)).
To me this Interpretation seems to be correct. Perhaps we should add it to
the next Q&A?

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