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by Bandobras Took
Fri Apr 29, 2011 12:58 pm
Forum: Rules Questions
Topic: Color me Blind [White Hand GI symbol on FWs]
Replies: 10
Views: 12205

Haldalam wrote:their only real bonus, aside form stage resources is ability to mix and match hero and minion resources....
And the ability to play most of their MPs at havens, and to even get those MPs from the discard pile.
by Bandobras Took
Fri Apr 29, 2011 12:56 pm
Forum: Rules Questions
Topic: Color me Blind [White Hand GI symbol on FWs]
Replies: 10
Views: 12205

The black hand has always, in every set of the game, represented a character's Direct Influence.  See also the CRF, Fallen Wizards, wherein ICE stated that the white hand on a FW's card represents their GI once revealed.
by Bandobras Took
Fri Apr 29, 2011 12:53 pm
Forum: Rules Questions
Topic: Black Rider and Black Horse
Replies: 9
Views: 11553

Black Horse must be played during the site phase and requires you to tap the RW in question; Black Rider may be played during the organization phase, allowing you to move on the same turn it is played.
by Bandobras Took
Sat Feb 19, 2011 12:23 am
Forum: Rules Questions
Topic: Newbie agent question
Replies: 3
Views: 7961

There's no limit to the number of times an agent may attack in a turn, provided the rules/abilities/cards let him do so.
by Bandobras Took
Fri Feb 18, 2011 2:02 pm
Forum: Rules Questions
Topic: Newbie agent question
Replies: 3
Views: 7961

You are correct; agents have no penalty for being tapped. This is because agents must tap to move, while characters need not tap just to move.  Anybody who's tried to use agents aggressively knows that it's a pain just to get an agent to the same site as a company. Incidentally, the player in t...
by Bandobras Took
Wed Jan 12, 2011 6:34 pm
Forum: Dream Cards & Scenarios
Topic: First Age Cards: Characters
Replies: 3
Views: 8344

Way back in the early days of METW, when I was thinking up dream cards for Steve Hess, I found somebody who had posted the actual formula ICE was using for character attribute balance. As I recall, a character's mind related directly to the balance between direct influence, skills, prowess, and body...
by Bandobras Took
Sat Nov 27, 2010 8:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Map / site technical problem with gccg
Replies: 4
Views: 7320

I'm not sure about the Mac installation, but on the PC version you Ctrl+Alt+Click for Region Path automation.

As far as no sites showing up, the first thing to check is that you have sites in your current deck.
by Bandobras Took
Wed Nov 10, 2010 6:48 pm
Forum: Optional Rules
Topic: [UEP, Failed] One The Fiery Blade for each Ringwraith
Replies: 10
Views: 12956

I didn't vote no on mechanics, just on theme. :)
by Bandobras Took
Tue Nov 09, 2010 7:51 am
Forum: Optional Rules
Topic: [UEP, Failed] One The Fiery Blade for each Ringwraith
Replies: 10
Views: 12956

Unique only allows you to put one in the deck, though . . . :(
by Bandobras Took
Sun Nov 07, 2010 7:03 pm
Forum: Optional Rules
Topic: [UEP, Failed] Crept Along Carefully not duplicable
Replies: 4
Views: 8123

I like it duplicable as a defense against Minion CvCC beat downs, so no.
by Bandobras Took
Sun Nov 07, 2010 7:01 pm
Forum: Optional Rules
Topic: [UEP, Failed] One The Fiery Blade for each Ringwraith
Replies: 10
Views: 12956

Voted no on theme.  I view it as a specific gift or sign of favor from Sauron.
by Bandobras Took
Sun Oct 31, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: Rules Questions
Topic: Question about Black Rain
Replies: 3
Views: 7293

It lacks the phrasing which says "test a ring," so is not a Ring Test.
by Bandobras Took
Sat Oct 30, 2010 3:10 pm
Forum: Rules Questions
Topic: Dragon's Blood
Replies: 1
Views: 5929

A body check is often the result of a character being wounded.  If another effect forces a character to make a body check, then they are not wounded unless stated on the specific effect which forced the body check.
by Bandobras Took
Wed Oct 20, 2010 1:09 pm
Forum: General
Topic: I'm back!
Replies: 3
Views: 7184

I'm afraid I'm not familiar with the challenge decks, myself.
by Bandobras Took
Thu Oct 07, 2010 1:27 am
Forum: Rules Questions
Topic: Universal Rules Document
Replies: 2
Views: 9210

Version 4.0 is up, hopefully all CRF and NetRep material is now incorporated.