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The Kakistocrat’s Defensive Theory – Theory Thursday

Part of my duty as a writer of a wargaming blog is not only to bring up good points but also to preserve knowledge. I’ve seen too much forum gold to away, never to be found again. With Crits Kill … Continue reading

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Revisiting Perfection – Theory Thursday

A year ago I wrote Crits Kill People’s most popular, often cited post: The Perfect Composition. I spent a lot of time on it, mostly distilling my thoughts into easy to understand and executable portions which became the basis for … Continue reading

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On Errata – Theory Thursday

Sigh, ok, so, here is a bit of the lowdown on a few issues I have had to field on ACL and Forum One Shot Gun ignoring normal Line of Sight is CLEARLY an oversight by the editing of the … Continue reading

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Setting Up Batman Terrain – Theory Thursday

Batman interacts heavily with the terrain on the board, not enough terrain, and it is a shooting gallery, too much, and it is impossible to move around. Setting up a fair, and fun board can be pretty tough, so we … Continue reading

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Kieron’s Head to Head: The Joker Crew – Theory Thursday

Kieron of Cheaphammer!!! has written a fantastic piece analyzing the different Joker Crew combinations when it comes to its Leaders. He may skip over the Joker’s Daughter but I don’t blame him, as we needed Kevlar’s help explaining who she … Continue reading

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The Phases of Infinity – Theory Thursday

So, this is a bit more of a experimental idea, it is not a 100% “way to play”, but it is a perspective I have when I play, and I find it can really help improve play when remembered. When … Continue reading

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Infinity Unit Efficiency – Theory Thursday

There was a discussion on the Infinity Forums that caught my eye a few weeks ago. The question is “what is the most efficient model in the game?” I think the implied question was what is the best model in … Continue reading

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Gaming Breadth or Depth – Theory Thursday

We all have limited time. It’s the great equalizer, therefore when we make choices as simple as TV, we’re making a choice in specialization. Kristoff, the winner of the Infinity Interplanetary Tournament, said something interesting to me. He said that … Continue reading

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Medium Infantry – Theory Thursday

Medium Infantry in Infinity represent Special Forces trained soldiers. The modern equivalent being the American SEALs, Canada’s JTF2, Russia’s Spetsnaz, UK’s SAS and many more around the world. These are highly trained, well equipped soldiers. In Infinity, they’re an entire … Continue reading

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Skill Floors and Ceilings – Theory Thursday

I’d like to talk about floors and ceilings today, by which I mean Skill Floor and Skill Ceiling. This is a concept I really enjoy when I talk about different characters in the MOBA I play called Smite. I covered … Continue reading

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