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VhenRa

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Re: Best Served Cold
« Reply #60 on: 18 November 2019, 11:19:28 »
And there is actually a clan amongst the clanners who deploy 5 ASF stars.

Steel Vipers IIRC.

ErikModi

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Re: Best Served Cold
« Reply #61 on: 18 November 2019, 18:13:08 »
Yeah. . . I like the base 5 because it soothes my particular brand of mild OCD.  Five is just a nice, stable, easy number.

gladius

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Re: Best Served Cold
« Reply #62 on: 18 November 2019, 19:38:52 »
Yeah. . . I like the base 5 because it soothes my particular brand of mild OCD.  Five is just a nice, stable, easy number.
And reinforces the Clan philosophy of individual combat, because with an odd number of pilots, you can’t have wingmen. Which puts the Tankers at a firm disadvantage against anyone working in pairs: aerospace combat is a team sport.

VhenRa

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Re: Best Served Cold
« Reply #63 on: 19 November 2019, 04:52:45 »
And reinforces the Clan philosophy of individual combat, because with an odd number of pilots, you can’t have wingmen. Which puts the Tankers at a firm disadvantage against anyone working in pairs: aerospace combat is a team sport.

War is a team sport in general. Though, in general most aspects of society are a team sport so that isn't a big surprise.

gladius

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Re: Best Served Cold
« Reply #64 on: 19 November 2019, 05:04:25 »
War is a team sport in general. Though, in general most aspects of society are a team sport so that isn't a big surprise.
Tell that to Kerensky’s little cult.

 

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