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Author Topic: Against the Dragon - 05/14/22 @ 2:30pm in Lansing, Michigan  (Read 715 times)

IronSphinx

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Hi Folks,

This Saturday I'll be running "Against the Dragon", a scenario involving Carlyle's Commandos.

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30 May 2995
5 km West of Randolm Valley, Liezen
Draconis Combine

Decades before Grayson Carlyle formed the Gray Death Legion on Trellwan, his father, Captain Durant Carlyle, was in charge of Carlyle's Commandos. It's been five years since Durant uncovered and foiled a plot to create a forward-operating base on Golandrinas where the Combine could launch raids deep into Steiner-held space. The Commandos have once again been called upon by House Steiner to foil the Dragon's plans. This time though, it involves locating the source of the raids that the Draconis Combine have been making into Commonwealth space and terminate the defenders with extreme prejudice.

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Special Rules and Objectives:

These Optional rules from Tac Ops are in effect:
- Backward Movement (Expanded) [changing levels while walking/driving backwards] (p.22)
- Movement Dice [white=walk, red=run, jade=jump] (p.27)
- Floating Critical (p.77)
- Firing When Down [one-arm prop and fire] (p.85)
- Expanded Flip Arms [torso-twist AND flip arms at the same time] (p.87)
- Rapid Fire AC [light and std AC's can double fire] (p.100)
- Energy Weapons [dialing down lasers] (p.102)
- Rapid Fire Machine Guns [higher rate of fire] (p.102)
- Hot-Load Missiles [no minimum on LRM] (p.102)

Several 'Mechs on the board "may" have Special Pilot Abilities.

Location, Date & Time:

Summit Comics is located at 216 Washington Square B, Lansing, MI 48933.
Parking on the street is free on Saturdays.

Game will be on Saturday, May 14, 2022

Setup starts around 1:30pm if you'd like to show up for some shop talk beforehand. Dice start to roll promptly at 2:30.

C-19 Policies for my game:
- Summit Comics and Games' rules for their store and gaming area take precedence.
- If you're not feeling well, please stay home until you're feeling better.
- You can mask or not mask, as is your preference.
- Please keep your medical history to yourself and respect everyone else's privacy.
- I'll have hand sanitizer with me at the game. Use it if you wish, just please make sure your hands are dry before touching my minis and maps.

Lastly, if you've never attended one of my games, please take a moment to review the Code of Conduct, which is located at: http://playbattletech.blogspot.com/p/code-of-conduct.html

Hope to see you there,
Charles "IronSphinx" Wilson (CDT #66)
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