Template Trigonometry: For those who really want to be right!

Template Trigonometry: An Exact Approach

The Following document and email was sent in by listener Matt Michel, and is posted here with his generous permission: “Good X-wing players seem to develop an eye for the maneuver templates and know exactly where their ships are going.  Good X-wing players never land on rocks or fly off the board.  However, newer players[…]

Asa and Lee set up to play the final game!

Opening Moves, Part 2

This Article is written in conjunction with Episode 7 of the Back to Dials Podcast: Asteroid Placement, Deployment, and Opening Moves with Christine Anderson. Our Beginner Strategy series is made possible by the generous contributions of the supporters of our Patreon campaign. Welcome back! In Part 1 of the series, we discussed how to analyze[…]

Asa and Lee set up to play the final game!

Opening Moves, Part 1

This Article is written in conjunction with Episode 7 of the Back to Dials Podcast: Asteroid Placement, Deployment, and Opening Moves with Christine Anderson. Our Beginner Strategy series is made possible by the generous contributions of the supporters of our Patreon campaign. Allow me, if you will, to take you on a journey of whimsy[…]

X-Wings

List Building for Beginners! A Strategy Series Article From Back to Dials

By Tyson Sparks If you are like me, then you probably spend a lot of time thinking about your next great list. During work, commutes, visits to the in-laws, graduations, weddings, your fiancée’s stories… All excellent times to tune out and think about lists! For me, trying to come up with the perfect list is[…]

Head to Head - 6

Head to Head Battle 6

Asa’s “Sigma Nine” 99 Points Darth Vader Juke Engine Upgrade TIE/x1 Advanced Targeting Computer Proton Rockets Sigma Squadron Pilot x2 Stygium Particle Accelerator Intelligence Agent Fire-Control System   Jonathan Scott’s “Green Arrow” 100 Points Green Squadron Pilot x4 Push the Limit Wingman Hull Upgrade A-Wing Test Pilot Chardaan Refit Jonathan Scott is one of our generous Patreon supporters.[…]

Back to Dials Podcast - 8

Episode 8 : Store Champions Part 1

Store championships mid season recap with guest Sam Shepic, List head-to-head with Patreon member Johnathan “Green Squadron Leader” Scott, another template giveaway, and Happy Birthday Asa! Timing: 00:00 to 16:55 – Show Opening and Listener Feedback 17:22 to 1:15:19 – Local Tournament Scene Recap 1:15:49 to 1:34:25 – List Head-to-Head! 1:35:10 to 1:43:32 – Contest[…]