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AoS Scorched earth points

Discussion in 'Rules Help' started by Billie, Oct 7, 2017.

  1. Billie
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    Billie New Member

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    Hey guys,
    Next week i'm going to my first in-store tournament and one of the rounds will be scorched earth.
    I was looking up the battleplan in the GHB and saw something interesting, but wanted to double check if i got it right.

    The rules state that the points are counted at the end of the turn, not the battle round. So if i get the first turn and i can teleport a unit to the enemy side giving me the overhand on that objective, does that mean that I can steal the objective before the opponent even has a chance of defending it? (Except for the battle round) 20171007_091013.jpg 20171007_091013.jpg
     
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  2. m0gstar
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    m0gstar Well-Known Member

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    Would seem so, yes.
     
  3. Xasto
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    Hypothetically, you could use the double teleport trait of the slann, teleport 2 units to enemy objectives and raze them right before his eyes! How heart-breaking that would be for your opponnent hahaha
     
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  4. Billie
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    Billie New Member

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    I know :D. The army i will be playing will have a shadowstrike starhost with a unit of chamos, so if my opponent would be a bit sloppy in setting up his units i might be able to drop my terradons from the clouds, pop up my chamos and teleport a third unit, effectively taking his half of the battlefield before he can do something (of course this scenario is rather unlikely, but I should have a good chance for razing at least 1 objective)
     
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  5. Robertxtrem
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    I did it with rippers and chamos. He get about 3 liberators on one so i teleported 5 chamos onto it and razed it while the rippers murdered the hero on the other and razed that. Both first turn.
     
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  6. Killer Angel
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    That's possible only if your opponent doesn't play smart. with teleport, you must still be at 9" from the enemy and it's not that hard to place units around the 3 objectives.
     
  7. Robertxtrem
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    Yeah if you teleport onto them, your opponent messed up huge! Ripperdactyls are 3inch away and skinks have no min distance.
     

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