Preview the Tauntaun Riders Unit Expansion for Star Wars: Legion

“And I thought they smelled bad on the outside.”
   
–Han Solo, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

On an icy planet like Hoth, even the most advanced technology can’t save you from the subzero temperatures. The Rebel Alliance learned this lesson well when they had difficulty operating their repulsorlift speeders on the frigid planet. In their place, the Rebels turned to creatures naturally suited to roaming the windswept plains of Hoth: Tauntauns.

These sure-footed snow lizards can swiftly navigate the treacherous environments common to the backwater planets where the Alliance hides its bases, making Tauntauns perfect for patrol duty around Echo Base and beyond. Soon, you’ll be able to make your Rebel armies even more mobile with the Tauntaun Riders Unit Expansion for Star Wars™: Legion! Continue reading →

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FFG: Preview the Rebel Veterans Unit Expansion for Star Wars: Legion

“Okay, everybody to your stations, let’s go!”
   
–Major Bren Derlin, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

Nothing is certain for the Rebel Alliance. Constantly on the run from the watchful eye of the Empire, the Rebellion moves from planet to planet, with only the hope of someday seeing the galaxy freed from the tyranny of the Empire to keep them going. Nonetheless, those who have served the Rebellion the longest remain ready to fight for the cause on any world.

Pre-order your own copy of the Rebel Veterans Unit Expansion at your local retailer or online through our website with free shipping in the continental US today!

These dedicated veterans are the heart and soul of the Rebellion, standing up to the might of the Empire in spite of the overwhelming odds they face in every battle. Soon, you’ll be able to bring these grizzled troops to your Rebel armies with the Rebel Veterans Unit Expansion for Star Wars™: Legion! Continue reading →

Impact X Blog: Death Troopers Unit Analysis

Death Troopers are an elite variant of the Stormtroopers who are part of Imperial Intelligence. They serve as protective details and bodyguards for important Imperial officers and members of the Tarkin Initiative, as well as being used as special-mission experts and specialized commandos. In Star Wars: Legion Death Troopers ar the fourth Special Forces choice for the empire and represent an elite strike force and shock troopers.

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FFG: Preview the Imperial Death Troopers

With nearly limitless resources at its disposal, the Galactic Empire is capable of creating all kinds of unimaginable weapons. But not every problem can be eliminated with a single blast from the Death Star’s immense superlaser. Some missions require a more delicate touch. When high-ranking Imperial officers like Director Orson Krennic need a scalpel instead of a cudgel, they turn to the Imperial Death Troopers.

Trained in multiple forms of combat and proficient at erasing their involvement from operations, these elite soldiers are a terrifying sight to anyone unfortunate enough to stand in their way. You’ll soon be able to have your own squads of Death Troopers do your bidding on the battlefields of the Galactic Civil War with the Imperial Death Troopers Unit Expansion for Star Wars™: Legion.

Continue reading after the jump: https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2019/3/22/imperial-enforcers-1/

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Impact X: Director Krennic Architect Of Terror

Krennic is on the verge of greatness, he is this close! Unappreciated genius and cunning tactician – In Star Wars: Legion Krennic is the fourth Imperial commander and first commander not from the original trilogy and he brings a whole new set of tricks to the way the Empire plays. 

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Base Unit Summary: (commander)

  • Damage Output – Ranged: Below Average: 1.875

  • Damage Consistency Ranged: Above Average: surge to crit, Pierce 1, Sharpshooter 1

  • Damage Output – Melee: Below Average: 0.625

  • Damage Consistency – Melee: Above Average: surge to crit

  • Damage Resistance: Below Average: 33.4%

  • Wounds: Average: 6

  • Attrition: Above Average: 6/figure

  • Range: Below Average: 1-2

  • Speed: Average: 2

  • Courage: Above Average: 2

  • Role: Commander, Control, Buff / Debuff,

Unit Role

Krennic is a commander who excels in disrupting his opponents plans and supporting his troops. He does this through his command cards and the Compel keyword. Krennic is aggressive and adaptable on the field and can be played in different ways according to your needs.

Continue reading after the jump: https://www.legionimpact.com/blog/krennic-architect