I said this to a fellow wargamer last week, and he began to shuffle his feet and fidget, it was only when I explained that we were about to play Star Trek Attack Wing did he visibly relax.
A Federation Galaxy class spaceship, under the command of Capt William T Riker approaches an previously unmapped planet close to Cardassian space.
Sensors soon pick up a Galor class cruiser travelling at impulse speed on the opposite side.
I have to say that I have played several games of Star Trek Attack Wing and I love it. It is a brilliantly designed tactical game. The fact that I am a Star Trek fan also helps the love.
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After some manoeuvres the Cardassian vessel locked onto Rikers ship and the battle commenced. It became a chase around the planet, with the Cardassians causing some damage to the a Federation vessel and injuring Riker in the process.
It became a bit of a cat and mouse game, the undamaged Cardassian ship against the heavily armed, but damaged and captain-less Galaxy class vessel.
Only Data at the helm seemed to be keeping the Federation ship in one piece, but it was only a matter of time....with Riker injured and in sick bay, the Federation ship was hampered to say the very least.
Soon the Cardassian managed to manoeuvre behind the Galaxy class ship, and despite Data's helmsman ship, she suffered a series of hits which resulted in......
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