X-Wing started out as a dogfighting game; bluff, out-position, and out-dice your opponents. However, as more content gets pumped into the game, the design space is opening up. This allows players to employ disruptive and unorthodox tactics that can catch their opponents off-guard.
There’s really no substitute for the feeling you get when you do something perfectly legal that your opponent hadn’t anticipated. There are some dirty X-Wing tricks out there, and I’m going to share some of the ones I know.