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An Epic X-Wing Game and an Epic Story

Hello Pilots!

While X-Wing is dominated by the 100-Point Tournament format, I always like to make time for the occasional Epic match.  My usual partner, John D, coerced me out of hiding to come down to Game Empire for a 300v300 point game.

Turns out, it was quite the “epic” game indeed and makes for a fun little story.  Below will be a play-by-play, as well as a short narrative of the dogfight from an in-universe perspective.  Haha, cheesy I know, but hey, isn’t that the whole point?

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Need a cheap gaming headset? Have some earbuds lying around?

Cody C’s devious plan to suck Gio and myself into XCOM2 has of course succeeded. It’s rapidly climbing to the top of my most-played list on Steam. One thing popped up though when I tried to play multiplayer with Gio; I realized I don’t have a gaming headset except for a busted PS3 earpiece. How am I supposed to brag about PWNing his noobs? Continue reading Need a cheap gaming headset? Have some earbuds lying around?

You Should Play XCOM 2!

Vigilo Confido, Commander!

It’s not news that you can go out and buy XCOM 2, but you might see some buzz around a recent Humble Bundle subscription deal, allowing you to literally steal the game for $12!

XCOM is definitely an unusual game, but if you can put the time in, it one of the most engaging and challenging games…well…ever! I think know you should play it.

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X-Wing Scum Epic Ship: C-ROC is SWX58!

[Begin Transmission]:::

[ZeroKewl]: so have u found SWX-58 yet?

[AcidSinge]: nah haven’t found it yet

[ZeroKewl]: ZMoGWTF?!? ur posta be this l33t haxorz? X-Wing Miniatures releases skipped SKU Number “SWX-58!”  I gotta kno wut it is!

[AcidSinge]: FFG security super tight, brah.  Cant bust it even on this 28.8 bps!

[ZeroKewl]: Bro dawg…dawg…dawg bro, i need 2 kno!

[AcidSinge]: Hold up…no way…check this out!

[Zero Kewl]:…..EPIC!!!!!!!

Epic is right, sukkas!  FFG dropped a new preview article and it’s an Epic Ship for the Scum and Villainy faction!!  Check it out below!

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X-Wing Worlds: Personal Kit Overview and Event Breakdown

That’s right, GeekADD (Gio, J Cody, and myself, Cody C) are going to Worlds! Team Epic, Hangar Bay, and the X-Wing World Championship itself, I’m going to participate in all three!

So, I’ve spent a lot of time putting my kit together, as well as doing my research on the event (it is my first X-Wing Worlds), so I thought I’d share what I learned and hopefully make something easier on you guys!  Check it out!

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A Sad Day for Triple Jumpmasters….

 

X-Wing’ers, prepare…to be shaken to the core!!!

I mean…well…that was going to be more dramatic, but if you’re looking this post, you’ve already seen the image on top…spoilers…I guess…damnit…c’mon Cody, dramatize better…

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