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Rolling Doubles on Activation

Post by paulbgau on Mon Feb 13, 2017 2:28 am

I'm sure we played correctly but thought it was worth posting.

My opponent and I both have 3 commands, my opponent took 1 reliable and 2 poor - and in the poor command had 2 agitators, I had 3 reliable.

After a number of command activation I had activated all my command and my opponent just 1 (his reliable).

He nominated a command (with the Agitators) and rolled double 1 - he only rolls for activation to check for doubles.

the 2 units with Agitators become disordered and his commend level drops to Incompetent.

Does this mean he gets no activation ? We ruled that as when he rolled the dice he was Poor, he could activate.


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Re: Rolling Doubles on Activation

Post by stecal on Mon Feb 13, 2017 12:48 pm

Poor commanders are well. poor, due to the risk of dropping to incompetent.  When they become incompetent on a roll of  2 the whole command loses its activation that turn.

in section 2.7.5 it is explained the the effect is immediate and "a poor general becomes incomptent if he rolls a double 1 in the initiative phase and he must pass his turn"

Perhaps this could have been translated better from Italian.


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