Battle Report: Ryloth Top32, R-AAA-y Wings vs LambdaSloane

The 5th Galaxies Qualifier event, Ryloth, happened this weekend. Usually, I would have done the fast meta analysis. But this time I participated, and despite playing against two-time champion Faan and one-time finalist/one-time semi-finalist Daniel, I somehow stumbled into the cut. So instead of the timely meta before cut, you get this battle report. My … Continue reading Battle Report: Ryloth Top32, R-AAA-y Wings vs LambdaSloane

Intermediate Maneuvers: return banked ships into a close formation

There are some standard problems in X-Wing that can be seen again and again. Turning a swarm while maintaining a broad front is one. I've seen this one on a recorded game and it got me wondering how to continue without making range control easy for an opponent.Moving in close formation is often unnecessary. But … Continue reading Intermediate Maneuvers: return banked ships into a close formation

Battle Report: ImperialAceHunters vs ImperialFours, vassal, extended, 9.5.20

VaderSoontirHomiebrovsImperialFours: Fifth Brother, Seventh Sister, Ved Foslo, Maj Vermeil Opponent’s determining action and my target priority (including “Plan Red”): Seventh Sister can crackshot every other turn, independent of bullseye. On top, she has magpulses. They can easily jam my own FifthBrother. He has the same FifthBrother as me. Those two are the most dangerous ships … Continue reading Battle Report: ImperialAceHunters vs ImperialFours, vassal, extended, 9.5.20