Field Test Report – Battle of the Rock

Field Test Report – Battle of the Rock

Today is the time for a sample report on the test battle in the final version of  Stratoyager. The battle has recently been carried out by 3D Department composed of: Ciepły and Production Department composed of me, Zigzak. Ciepły took over command of the Fleet of the Federated Systems, and I took on a mixed formation consisting of Fowlers and their human allies. The purpose of the battle was to test a new set of rules of movement and initiative, but as it usually does,  plenty of other ideas, suggestions and doubts came up. For example, as you can see later, it turned out that powerful Fowler fighters were not at all powerful, and had to be tweaked immediately after the game. The rules of the battle itself were of typical grinder: shoot down as many enemy machines as you can and not get killed. For some maneuvering we put two asteroids close to the center of the game board. The game was played...
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