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BattleTech: Alpha Strike Ad Hoc Unit Cards




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Alpha Strike is a new, fast-playing form of the BattleTech game of armored combat. Alpha Strike Ad Hoc Unit Cards includes 90 cards with all the game stats players need to instantly take to the battlefield. Eighty of the cards reflect the Units listed in Alpha Strike, while 10 cards feature notable MechWarrior Units. With these cards, you just need miniatures and you'll be playing BattleTech like never before!

Alpha Strike: Ad Hoc Unit Cards are for use with BattleTech: Alpha Strike!

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Joshua F March 28, 2016 4:39 pm UTC
This is the deck sold at Gencon in 2013. These are not updated to the 2nd printing of Alpha Strike (The Ad Hoc Upgrade which was available at later Gencons was updated, but this version sold here is not the Ad Hoc Upgrade). The primary differences in the 2nd printing is a new Point Value calculation, new REAR special ability, and some units that do very little damage got a 0* (the minimum damage rule) rather than 1. Also the newer cards list the Unit's Role and TMM (target movement modifier) on the card.
There are some duplicates, because the deck is based on the sample companies in the Alpha Strike rulebook. Some of the duplicates are for different sample companies (Loki Prime I think is an example of that, where one is for Jade Falcon and one for another faction). And at least one is from where the sample company for a single faction itself has a duplicate (Dragon for Draconis Combine). So you'd need two cards to play that sample company to track damage on each.
They are print on demand, they...See more
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Anibal D March 05, 2015 10:06 pm UTC
Are the cards up to date with the latest errata?
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Steven J December 14, 2013 12:07 pm UTC
What mechs are in this pack?
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Bobby W December 25, 2013 6:07 pm UTC
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Here is the list that came in mine. There were some that appear to be duplicates:

special pilot abilities
HTM-27T
BL-6-KNT
STH-1D
HER-5S
TBT-7M
CAULDRON BORN D
SCB-9A
CN9-D
ENF-5D
HCT-5S
DV-7D
CNLT-2-3U
JM6-DG
GUN-1ERD
AS7-RS
MON-66
JR7-K
PNT-10K
DMO-1K
LNC25-01
DAI-01
AS7-K
TR1
JA-KL-1532
DRG-5K
DRG-5K(Yes, two of this card)
THG-11E
APL-1M
RVN-3L
CLNT-2-3U
CDA-3F
VND-3L
CTF-3L
THR-1L
HUR-WO-R4L
CPLT-C1
EMP-6A
MR-V2
AWS-9M
AWS-9M(Yes, two of this card)
THOR PRIME
MAD CAT A
GLADIATOR B
ANV-3M
ZPH-1
TMP-3M
ALB-3U
HMR-3C
HRC-LS-9000
GLT-5M
ON1-M
COM-5S
WLF-2
VT-5S
NGS-4S
BZK-F3
BSW-X1
BH-K305
FLC-8R
PPR-5S
STK-5S
ZEU-9S
BNC-5S...See more
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dave H December 14, 2013 8:43 am UTC
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Are these the cards that Catalyst Game Labs were selling at Gen Con this year (2013) ?.
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December 14, 2013 2:24 am UTC
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Are these Print on Demand, or just the PDF?
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Bobby W December 15, 2013 10:25 pm UTC
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I just purchased these to be sure. They are print on demand.
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Steven C August 13, 2014 1:37 pm UTC
Pardon the ignorance but what does print on demand mean?
I assume you place your order and it's shipped to you? Where from, anyone know?
As I'm Australia the shipping might be more than the cost of the cards...ugh!

Is a PDF version not available (like the Alpha Strike cards for the 'Mechs from the Introductory set were - I printed those in black and white at home then laminated them - with a whiteboard marker they're just the ticket for my purpouses)
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CAT35610
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This title was added to our catalog on December 13, 2013.