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(Answered) PRB Range - Commander's Edition
« on: 04 September 2021, 14:54:19 »
Seeking clarification regarding the range of PRB (Not BH or LPRB).

- The special ability entry (pg. 82) states The active probe’s effective range is 18”

- The blip counter detection rules also note (pg. 157) This sensor range is extended to...18” if it has an Active Probe (PRB)

- Active probes (pg. 158) states that Each unit with an active probe special can scan a single enemy unit within its probe’s range: ...16” for the standard probe (PRB)

- The hidden unit detection table (pg. 167 and 210) notes: Active Probe 10"

I believe the intent is for it to have a range of 18", the 16" is possibly an error on page 158, and that maybe a shorter range is intended for hidden unit detection specifically?
« Last Edit: 10 September 2021, 06:39:05 by nckestrel »

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Re: PRB Range - Commander's Edition
« Reply #1 on: 10 September 2021, 06:38:55 »
Correct.  I've posted errata for p158 changing it to 18" to match the others.
Hidden units do have the lowered detection ranges for probes.
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