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newton

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New stuff
« on: November 22, 2018, 09:38:51 PM »
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Necromunda notes from the Twitch live stream on Delque and updated Rules with Andy and Johnathan.

2 Hardback Books, main rules and gangs,  inc slipcase double book Edition.
Rules updated and reformatted.
All book rules so far (not WD gangs) plus new material, world map, FAQ and Eratta.
Large background section Inc new background and Necromunda history timeline.
Gang War books will no longer be for sale.
Supplements will come out as add ons for the new books. No plans for annual rulebook compendiums.

Model status and conditions changed to be easier.
Movement and terrain rules cleared up.
Cover helps vs template weapons.
Toxin / armour save updated and clarified.
Generally, loads of rules tightened up. Very few rules actually changed in what they do.
All fighters can take Wargear, still have weapon restrictions.
Some weapon traits added, others tweaked. Weapons have some stat/modifier changes.
Beasts Lair changed with full profile.
New gang equipment like one use ammo cache or melta traps.

House sub-plots added. Use card decks or roll on 4 tables. Extra objectives, like attack a leader or use Coup de Grace with extra rewards of Creds, Rep, Exp and Tactics cards.

Bounty Hunters updated to help claim Creds and possibly stay with gang for more than one game.

Quarterly releases still coming. Might not all be gangs. 

No Gang War 5. But Delaque rules will be available separately.
Minimum Tactics card deck size.

Delaque inc male and female models. A little taller than other gangs.
Long-las heavy weapon. Plus a couple of others. Nothing too big.
Gun shrouds (silencers), web Gauntlet, web solvent, digi-weapons
FW- gravgun, heavy flamer, plasma, melta
Spyker, forced psyker Brute
Spekter, drone servo skull / pet

Delaque Gang specific tactics inc moving obstacles, Intel check for auto miss, swap model positions, can’t target Chosen model, pitch black rules for rest of game.

General gangs tactics inc change attack target, 3 fighters get free shot, Chosen model may not be played, -1 BS WS and Intel on Chosen model.

Guild allies in the future. Guild representatives join gang.
Phyrr Cat models getting reworked.

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Re: New stuff
« Reply #1 on: November 22, 2018, 10:44:58 PM »
nice, looking forward to it, haven't seen a release date yet, is it pre order next week?

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Re: New stuff
« Reply #2 on: November 23, 2018, 09:47:25 AM »
Hopefully going to watch this on Twitch this weekend.

Im super excited they will stay with "Quarterly releases" Its the only release schedule I can manage at the moment :D

... and also means lots more stuff to come !
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Re: New stuff
« Reply #3 on: November 23, 2018, 12:26:24 PM »
my biggest Q is how is Delaque pronounced?

ive heard is as

"Del-ak"

and

"Del - a -que"


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Re: New stuff
« Reply #4 on: November 23, 2018, 12:53:28 PM »
First  world problems

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Re: New stuff
« Reply #5 on: November 23, 2018, 01:03:11 PM »

If you buy them Cookie you can choose!  ;)
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Re: New stuff
« Reply #6 on: November 23, 2018, 01:11:05 PM »
I always use Delak since its spelt like Jacques.

https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/Jacques#French

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Re: New stuff
« Reply #7 on: November 23, 2018, 05:21:56 PM »
I’be been saying delay or delake  ???

 

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