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(Answered) Self-destruct?
« on: 22 April 2024, 20:50:20 »
wondering what the rule is to Self-destruct/blow up your Mech
« Last Edit: 24 April 2024, 19:09:14 by Hammer »
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Re: (Research) Self-destruct?
« Reply #1 on: 24 April 2024, 08:52:20 »
The rule in question is found in Tactical Operations: Advanced Rules, page 76.
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Re: (Answered) Self-destruct?
« Reply #2 on: 24 April 2024, 19:14:27 »
For future reference, rules question should be referencing a specific rule rather than I can you do....

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