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Re: Good way to begin

Post by SweetSorrow » Wed Apr 25, 2012 12:04 am

maybe terrain would help my 101st more than i realize, played a game today with just a few shrubs and fields and they seemed unkillable in them. :mrgreen:
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Re: Good way to begin

Post by Makarov » Fri Apr 27, 2012 5:11 pm

Terrain is much more important in FOW than 40k. Use it as much as possible, and smoke as cover as well.
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Re: Good way to begin

Post by AtlantianWarrior » Sat Apr 28, 2012 7:55 am

The more terrain you use the better it the game is. The tournaments that I go to there is about 50% of the table covered with terrain. When I game at my house we use about a 1/3 or more. The intent it to make it where you do not have long and large fire lanes.
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Re: Good way to begin

Post by Fighting Gopher » Wed May 02, 2012 12:27 pm

This game is all about manoeuvrability and tactic, not shooting at each other across a golf course (I use this anology a lot). Tournaments I go to, there is about 6-70% Terrain. There is more then enough room to move because the models are small, and puts a whole new dynamic to minature gaming. It's a lot of fun.
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Re: Good way to begin

Post by easycompany » Mon Jun 18, 2012 2:25 pm

Yeah I'm thinking of starting FOW as well. I'm thinking of using an American 101st Airbourne/British Welsh Guards army from Hell's Highway. Why not a Normandy 101st Airbourne force? Hell's Highway is cheaper than Turning Tide, I prefer Market Garden to Overlord and to make the most of the British Shermans in the Achtung! starter set
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