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by SoundOfRain
Wed Jun 17, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Long War 2: Strategy
Topic: Radio Tower Assaults
Replies: 1
Views: 10225

Re: Radio Tower Assaults

On a plot level, it would kinda make sense. If you managed to take a radio tower, but no further, and Advent has lots of both Strength and Vigilance, they would logically try to retake it. You should also have local resistance / military forces on your side, though. They radio you so you can bail th...
by SoundOfRain
Sun Jan 26, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Long War 2: Strategy
Topic: Build order. When the AWC?
Replies: 2
Views: 5578

Build order. When the AWC?

Playing at Veteran, and maybe one day at above: what's your build order? I find myself having little time&space for the AWC.

I tend to do: GTS (because you always want to be able to choose squaddie classes) > Laboratory > GTS Officer Stations > Workshop > Power
by SoundOfRain
Wed Dec 11, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Long War 2: Strategy
Topic: Asking for Advice & Discussion: Tactics
Replies: 2
Views: 5502

Re: Asking for Advice & Discussion: Tactics

I found an answer to some of my own questions: 2) In my opinion (it would be nice to get someone else's) Revival Protocol is the best: it means that Stun Lancer stun and Sectoid panic do not knock out a solider for a turn. You got unlucky and got an Unconscious KO in a long HQ mission? No problem. Y...
by SoundOfRain
Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Long War 2: Strategy
Topic: Asking for Advice & Discussion: Tactics
Replies: 2
Views: 5502

Asking for Advice & Discussion: Tactics

Hello, as I mentioned in my other thread, I abandoned a Commander Ironman campaign of LW2 around October, when I was overwhelmed by the high-damage HP-bags known as Advanced Officers and Muton Centurions. This is the thread for tactics: 1) How do you people use technicals? I have never found a niche...
by SoundOfRain
Mon Nov 11, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: Long War 2: Strategy
Topic: Asking for Advice & Discussion: Strategy
Replies: 0
Views: 8886

Asking for Advice & Discussion: Strategy

Hello, after winning handily a Commander Ironman campaign in XCOM2-Vanilla, I was confident: "I know tactical kung-fu now. I know the strategy of Long War 2 from 2 Veteran campaigns that failed (late, in November/December) long ago. Commander Ironman of Long War 2! Once I was but the learner, now I ...