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Defense question

Postby Bopper3000 » 19 Feb 2017, 03:17

If I were to have a unit press hold, and a unit support the hold behind it, and a unit from another team attacks, would that unit die?
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Re: Defense question

Postby numberwang1 » 19 Feb 2017, 03:33

If you have a hypothetical army in Spain supported to hold by a unit in Portugal, and an army from Gascony attacked your Spain, the attack would fail. Spain has a strength of 2 (1 support + 1 hold) the attack from Gascony has a strength of 1 (1 move to Spain). But the only time a unit dies automatically is when it cannot retreat. In this case Gascony would just remain in Gascony.
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Re: Defense question

Postby condude1 » 19 Feb 2017, 07:13

Also note that the support is not necessary in this situation. One unit cannot dislodge another without support, so unless you were expecting the enemy to support themselves into your territory, leaving a unit without support is just fine.
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