Fantasy Flight Show It’s As Easy As A, B, X-Wing In Rebel Aces Preview

June 24, 2014 by dracs

Fantasy Flight Games are preparing to release the Rebel Aces expansion for X-Wing, featuring an alternate paint scheme A-Wing and B-Wing, along with new rules and tactical options for Rebel admirals to utilise.

Rebel Aces

Rebel Aces Contents

To give us an idea of what to expect, they have put out a preview for the new A-Wing!

Rebel Aces A-Wing

The Rebel Aces set allows you to let your A-Wings be piloted by two new aces. These heroes of the rebellion are well versed in these maneuverable little fighters, and know just how to  use to them to their full potential.

Now players have the option of fielding Jake Farrell, a pilot whose ability provides you with free actions,

Jake Farrell

or Gemmer Sojan, who excels at fighting at tight quarters with the enemy.

Gemmer Sojan

The expansion also provides you with two new upgrades for your A-Wings, providing you with even more options when it comes to battling it out in the depths of space.

Proton Rockets

Chardaan Refit

Full details on these new goodies can be found at Fantasy Flight Games, along with some tactical tips of how best to use these new additions to the Rebel fleet.

Of course, it’s not just the A-Wing that is getting some goodies, as the B-Wing is flying out with it. It will be interesting to see what new tactical options Fantasy Flight have come up with for it.

Do you ever use A-Wings? Do you have any tactical tips for games of X-Wing?