[ScorpionClan] The Tao of Ichiro
chron_d at hotmail.com
Thu Aug 30 21:33:26 EDT 2001
"Jeff T." wrote:
> > It doesn't replace itself, though, which means you're
> > still down a card for
> > focusing.
>Focusing? Who focuses?
>The only focus that should be necessary is one to Snow
Without Yoshi, what's getting your chi 5+ higher than the opponent's?
Biting Steel and Fortresses? I wind up focusing all the time, at least
against those stupid Lion tacticians...
> > >Well, these are suggestions for military decks, which
> > >should use Flee. Biting Steel you can give amiss,
> > though.
> > Somebody earlier suggested Flee as a defense against
> > Stand.
>Won't work. Stand makes you target your own guys, and you
>can't Flee your own targetting.
I can't find my GE Flee, but Legendary says "When a Battle action or Open
action during battle targets one of your Personalities, [etc]". Doesn't
appear to say the opponent has to do the targetting.
> > > > I do wish they'd throw either Test of Honor
> > > > or Force of Will
> > > > back in, though...I'd really like to kill Art
> > > > losers and Challenge decliners.
> > >
> > >Back in the day, I ran 2 Remorseful Seppuku.
> > Low focus and way too narrow.
>Hard to say. Right now, every clan - even Phoenix - uses
>samurai because of the limited card pool.
>As for the low focus, that's nigh a non-issue. We have no
>Yoshi and no Merchant Caravan. Unless you're running
>Gambling House and/or Void Strike (and you shouldn't), as
>long as you have a share of your deck with 4 focuses (For
>the Empire, Fires of Retribution, Torrential Rain, etc), a
>smattering of 2s won't hurt at all.
Maybe I've still got too much of that mindset from Open, but I never seem to
have enough 4s in my hand to feel secure entering a duel. I'm just glad
nobody around here seems to have poisoned weapons.
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