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Thinking outside the game.....squad of 5 storm troopers, 3 regulars, 1 heavy, 1 captain.

 

Also might get 2 C3-PO and R2 sets.......mod the C3-PO pose slightly head turn move arms, then paint it silver as the one from ESB and a different coloured R2 unit.

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Well the "tournament" itself went well, just not for me.  I put tournament in quotes b/c there were only 5 of us there.  I lost my first match, got a bye, then lost my final match. The other rebel player went 0-2 with a bye as well. The two Imperial melee players went 3-0 and 2-1 (with the loss going against the undefeated guy) and the other Imp build w/Trandoshans went 2-1 losing to the other 2-1 player.  

 

Right now it seems like the Empires combo of bonus movement + more activitions + melee > ranged is going to be hard to overcome.

 

It seemed especially hard for ranged vs melee squads to accomplish objectives. Naturally you want to keep some distance between your ranged units and the other guy's melee figs, which means that as soon as he moves to any console/objective point, you either surrender it to him or else sacrifice a unit who'll surely get killed the next turn. (if not sooner)

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