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Veterans and razorbacks
Posted 10 January 2019 - 07:45 PM
Learn to master the cards you were dealt rather than complaining about your opponent's hand.
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Posted 11 January 2019 - 10:14 AM
Twin las razorbacks along with twin las ven dreads would sufficient anti T8?
Is it a good idea to design a veteran squad to also takle T8 or leave them with SB? If yes what would that look like?
Posted 11 January 2019 - 01:38 PM
I have brought both before and when I would bring the Las-back, I typically stuck in the back like a Predator and just shot stuff. You can move it I preferred the accuracy. To maximize the efficiency of "To Hit," I'd probably keep any camping character near the Las-back and put the dreadnaught on a different flank. It can force the opponent to commit deep strikes reinforcements to one side or the other.
I used to run a Ven Dread (Lascannon/missile), Razorback (Lascannon, maybe hunter killer missile) and a stalker/missile vet squad as my anti-tank. Either a watch master or captain would roll with the stalker squad and razorback, deployed and in position (cover when able) during deployment. The Ven Dread really is good enough to be by itself. Give him a close combat weapon instead of a missile if you want him to be completely self-sufficient.
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Posted 11 January 2019 - 07:08 PM
Without FW for the assault cannon, I like the twin HB Razorback. Cheaper, and can be sent into the enemy with less of a concern of losing you AT.
But the Assback is pretty good I think. Turn one advance and pop smoke. Turn two unload the vets and shoot stuff.
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Posted 12 January 2019 - 10:28 AM
The Chaplain VenDread is still pretty dang good. for about 40pts more than a TLC/ML vendread you get a 5++, character rule, 9 wounds, and a neat little melee buff.
No missile launcher, but he hits like a truck in melee, and its worth moving him behind some screen popping off TLC shots on a 3+
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Posted 12 January 2019 - 03:47 PM
Would four lascannons shots enough?
Is this a suitable time to bring in a las razorback? Or do I avoid for a different (non dread) option
Edited by IronDreddKnight, 12 January 2019 - 05:06 PM.
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