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Bede19002

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To hit modifiers for DFA attack?
« on: 23 December 2020, 13:00:59 »
Does a mech making a DFA attack incur the +2 modifier for an attacker who’s jumping AND the +1 modifier for a DFA attack?

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Re: To hit modifiers for DFA attack?
« Reply #1 on: 23 December 2020, 13:51:04 »
Yes.
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Re: To hit modifiers for DFA attack?
« Reply #2 on: 23 December 2020, 14:39:21 »
The DFA modifier in original printings of Alpha Strike was actually +3 and included the jump penalty, but was changed to +1 and didn't include it specifically because of this kind of confusion.  DFAs are hard!
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Re: To hit modifiers for DFA attack?
« Reply #3 on: 23 December 2020, 15:34:33 »
Further back, originally there was no jump penalty and DFA was +3.
Then we added jump as a movement mode, with the +2 modifier, but forgot DFA already had it built in.
Then we errated DFA to a +1 so it was it's correct +3 total as was always intended.
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