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Old 09 Jul 2008, 05:05   #1 (permalink)
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Default Primary changes in 5th edition.

Hello everyone. =p

Haven't been on TO for quite a while... decided to pop back on when I heard 5th edition was out, I've been a bit out of the "40k loop" for a while. So, being the excellent (cough) member that I am, I used that ever dandy search option! However, what I've been looking for is a list of the primary, main changes that will affect (effect? *shrugs*) every army, things such as general rule changes.

Anyways! It may just be me, but I can't seem to find a topic with this as the subject... could any of the kind members here throw me a link or list the primary changes?

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Old 09 Jul 2008, 12:12   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Primary changes in 5th edition.

is 85 pages enough for you :P

http://forums.tauonline.org/index.ph...;boardseen#new
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Old 09 Jul 2008, 20:20   #3 (permalink)
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just some quick changes that i'll list.

-True Line of sight.
-The Run rule, which takes place during shooting phase, like fleet of foot, but cant assulat.
- infantry attack rear armour of vehicles in close combat
- Infantry are much more important, with 2 out of the three missions relying on infantry to win.
- LOTS more cover saves. Shooting through units now gives the enemey a four up cover save.
- one vehicle damage table, with modifiers based on if the gun is AP- or AP1, glancing or penetrating, or open topped.
- CC is more brutal now. All units make a 6 inch pile in move.
- No more consilidating into combat.

thats all I can think of right now.
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Old 09 Jul 2008, 22:53   #4 (permalink)
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I found this helpful:

Click the link in the first post.
http://www.bolterandchainsword.com/i...owtopic=140316

While it is for Marines, it helps anyone really.
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