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Questions tagged [star-wars-x-wing]

Star Wars X-Wing is a miniature game, set in the Star Wars Universe from George Lucas. It was created by Jay Little and published Fantasy Flight games.

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Does ion damage penetrate shields?

In X-Wing, there are several ships (such as the Y-Wing) which use ion canons. The description says: If this attack hits the target ship, the ship suffers 1 damage and receives 1 ion token. Then ...
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Does x-wing support more than 2 players

Can you play x-wing with more than 2 people? If so, what all do I need to achieve more than 2 players? Free for all? Teams?
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Assault carrier benefits?

What are the benefits of having docked ships on the assault carrier? Why would I want them docked? Why not just deploy them at the start of the game? Basically, what benefit or advantage does the ...
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What should I prepare for a Star Wars X-Wing tournament?

Next week I am participating in my first Star Wars X-Wing tournament. The tournament will be from 10am with up to 16 participants and three to four games. I have played Star Wars X-Wing with a friend ...
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What's the most effective storage solution for x-wing to keep bases, dials and templates next to ships?

I have a small x-wing collection, which consists of 2 base sets, 1 of everything in waves 1, 2 and 3, 1 of each "aces" set and a couple of other small ships. I am looking for a storage solution which ...
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Can ionised ships return fire?

In Star Wars X-Wing if a ship has an ionising token can it shoot? For example: TIE Fighter skill 5 Y-wing skill 8 TIE Fighter moves Y-wing moves Y-wing shoots and scores damage with ion cannon The ...
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X-Wing 'Overlapping' ships question

Let's say that a TIE fighter moves first and his final position causes an overlap with a X-wing fighter. Then the X-wing fighter moves and in its final position is no longer touching that of the ...
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What's up with the New X-Wing Core Set? 2015

The Force Awakens X-Wing core set is currently shipping now. There are new paint schemes for the X-wing and TIE fighter miniatures. The fantasy flight website reveals this: The Force Awakens Core ...
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What actions can be taken as a free action?

I just got my first model for X-Wing Minis (an E-Wing) and received a card in the box called "Advanced Sensors". It's a 3-point card granting "...1 free action..." "Immediately before you reveal your ...
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Games similar to X-Wing? [closed]

Recently I played the X-Wing miniature game and I'd like to find a game that is similar to that, but not collectible. I don't want to buy lots of ships to play as I like. EDIT: As @PhillipKendall ...
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Whisper tie phantom example

For the "whisper" pilot of the tie phantom in x-wing, can someone please give an example of how the pilot ability works?
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Discarding Damage Cards vs Discarding Upgrade Cards

Does discarding an upgrade card in X-Wing miniatures behave differently from discarding a damage card? The motivation for this question are two abilities: Chewbacca (crew) and Tomax Bren. Chewbacca ...