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Re: Solo Play Saturdays!

Post by Horizon Jeff » Sat Mar 30, 2019 7:16 pm

windforce wrote:
Sat Mar 30, 2019 10:31 am
Yes, for the first I truly succeeded since I achieved my victory on Saturday. :lol:

The nicest thing of this challenge was that I could not play certain staples, so I had to diverge to other cards which I had not played (often) until now.
No remarkable MVP's this time, but lots of alien :crew played their part again.
Which card(s) did you miss the most?

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Re: Solo Play Saturdays!

Post by windforce » Sun Mar 31, 2019 2:21 am

Actually, there were no cards that were irreplaceable.
In my Non-human heavy deck, I could not play Specialized Habitat, but have not really missed it. I am a fan of Crazy Eddy, but in this deck. without Specialized Habitat and mainly :credit0 :upgrade I did not miss him at all.
For most other cards I could not play in this challenge, I could find decent or even equivalent replacements.

Since I only own the Starter Set and Aliens expansion, I do not know what other cards could have been harder to substitute.
Such is life and it gets sucher every day.

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Re: Solo Play Saturdays!

Post by Horizon Jeff » Sun Mar 31, 2019 2:42 am

windforce wrote:
Sun Mar 31, 2019 2:21 am
Since I only own the Starter Set and Aliens expansion, I do not know what other cards could have been harder to substitute.
I think clearly that means you have to buy more sets.

Totally unbiased opinion!

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Re: Solo Play Saturdays!

Post by windforce » Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:31 am

Horizon Jeff wrote:
Sat Mar 16, 2019 2:37 pm

4/13/19, "Ricochet"

At the end of each phase, randomly determine a :crew you control and inflict one :wounds upon them. If the selected :crew has Armor, roll a D6. On a 4+, the wounding source is considered to have Armor Piercing 1.
This was a tricky one, with all those phases wreaking havoc.
Made it by the skin of my teeth. I would not have lasted another round.
Thanks go out to some :gear Panacea Autojectors and :heroics Surgical Interventions.

Normally I do not pay for health restoration during the Ready Phase but I found it imperative in this scenario.

Luckily I encountered a few times the :complication which requires you to return a :crew to your hand. Take one with the most wounds and you can play the :crew in the next Procurement Phase healthy and new.
Such is life and it gets sucher every day.

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Re: Solo Play Saturdays!

Post by Horizon Jeff » Sat Apr 13, 2019 11:10 am

Did it impact your :crew selection at all? For instance, by maybe avoiding those with only 2 :wounds?

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Re: Solo Play Saturdays!

Post by windforce » Sat Apr 13, 2019 12:08 pm

Horizon Jeff wrote:
Sat Apr 13, 2019 11:10 am
Did it impact your :crew selection at all? For instance, by maybe avoiding those with only 2 :wounds?
Certainly. Although I kept my big friend Buffbot 3000 in my deck. In the end I never had BB3 in my hand, and never needed to Freelance him in play.
Furthermore I played Kydut for his :wounds capacity over Jim Thorne.
Such is life and it gets sucher every day.

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