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The EUC Starfighter Draft - Episode IV: A New Hot-Shot

Discussion in 'EU Community' started by Corran10584, Jul 8, 2005.

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  1. New_York_Jedi

    New_York_Jedi Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    Again, if this were Dark Tide, I'd agree with you. By the TUF, Jaina is just a good as leader as either of them, and Jag and Jaina are actually better leaders than Kyp. Say what you want about Kyp maturing, a lot of people still have issues with him, which doesn't make him the best leader for this draft.



    edit: I'd put her under Tycho also, and then she's about equivalent with Gavin, Tiin, Cracken, and Stele, who I look at as the second tier.
     
  2. ThrawnRocks

    ThrawnRocks Jedi Master star 6

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    Good point. She may be a little below Gavin as well, but all the others I see as a draw. She really has mad skills ;)
     
  3. Jaina Byrd

    Jaina Byrd Jedi Master star 4

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    I personally see Gavin and Stele as higher than Jaina. But I'd love to see you people debate it and change my mind. ;)
     
  4. ThrawnRocks

    ThrawnRocks Jedi Master star 6

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    I'm sure I'd be able to debate Gavin, but I wouldn't be able to debate Stele because I really don't know much about him ;) :p never played TIE Fighter :(
     
  5. Shadow_of_Durron

    Shadow_of_Durron Jedi Knight star 6

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    IMO she's directly under the uber group of Luke, Anakin, Wedge, Vader, Fel.

    Well, I don't know if she's that close to them, but she's close enough that you didn't make a horrible pick there. It really all depends on the type of sqaud you want to build, and Jaina has plenty of guys and gals in the lower rounds that fit very nicely with her.

    Say what you want about Kyp maturing, a lot of people still have issues with him, which doesn't make him the best leader for this draft.

    Again, it depends on who you put around him. I still maintain that Kyp was the absolute best leader for my specific sqaud last draft. No one else could have led those guys better. However, I'm in no way saying that he's the best overall leader in the draft. Not now, not ever, but when you get down to the end of the first round, he's usually the best leadership choice left.

     
  6. GrandAdmiralJello

    GrandAdmiralJello Comms Admin ❉ Moderator Communitatis Litterarumque star 10 Staff Member Administrator

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    I, of course, will refrain from any opinions or remarks until the end of each draft round, where I'll grade the picks.

    Officially, anyway. I'll make some silly comments from time to time. Such as, Jaina Solo may not be as good as Wedge, but she's hotter. :p Bwaha

    [hr]

    [blockquote]if you go with the latter you'll score points with Jello.[/blockquote]

    [face_love]@Imperials

    Annie isn't much of an Imp, though. ;)
     
  7. New_York_Jedi

    New_York_Jedi Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    I don't know, I just don't think we've seen that much that is that spectacular out of Gavin. Yes, he survived as a Rogue for a long time, and yes, he became Rogue leader. But what can we point at and say "This shows his skills to a high, high degree." Jaina we have her insane run at Lando's Folly, which just shows incredible piloting skills. We have her, as a new recruit, surviving fighting at Dantooine, while HALF of the expierenced Rogues died(at this point new pilots weren't being hurled into the fray). In Star by Star we see her vape ,at least, four skips without breaking a sweat, and at the final battle of Mon Calamari she survives and fight in an X-wing with two engines blown off and numerous other damages. Throw in her force ability and I think Gavin would be hard pressed to take her.

    As for Stele...well, I have a slight bias against video game pilots...I know I shouldn't, but it's there. :p
     
  8. Shadow_of_Durron

    Shadow_of_Durron Jedi Knight star 6

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    Who wants to trade me their first round pick for my sixth round pick? I'll throw in cookies... and a nice red balloon. ;)
     
  9. adaml83

    adaml83 Jedi Master star 4

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    Well it depends on when you put the end of Anakin Skywalker...

    Then again there's always fear to "help" cohesiveness.

    Either way with Anakin, you'll most likely have a cohesion problem.
     
  10. Darth-Horax

    Darth-Horax Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    Ani Capstain rules! She's better than cheese...
     
  11. Shadow_of_Durron

    Shadow_of_Durron Jedi Knight star 6

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    Damn right she does! You should pick her first.
     
  12. CodeName_Targeter

    CodeName_Targeter Jedi Master star 5

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    Dude, Castin Donn totally pwns Ani! Pick her!!!!11!!1
     
  13. ThrawnRocks

    ThrawnRocks Jedi Master star 6

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    :oops:


    I knew I should have picked Castin Donn! [face_frustrated]
     
  14. GenMadine

    GenMadine Jedi Knight star 6

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    Mar 7, 2002
    You are just being silly. Nothing is better than cheese.

    Silly.

    Madine out
     
  15. GenMadine

    GenMadine Jedi Knight star 6

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    Mar 7, 2002
    I will not be back on the boards until tomorrow morning.

    See you all then.

    Madine out
     
  16. EMPEROR_WINDU

    EMPEROR_WINDU Jedi Master star 5

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    Nov 23, 2002
    My pick will be up soon, sorry if I'm holding anything up



    My team name will be [hl=blue]The Squadron of Light[/hl]


    And my first pick will be the second best PT Jedi pilot in the Draft...


    Saesee Tiin!
     
  17. GrandAdmiralJello

    GrandAdmiralJello Comms Admin ❉ Moderator Communitatis Litterarumque star 10 Staff Member Administrator

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    Castin Donn will haxor your fighter and make it crash...
     
  18. SuperVader

    SuperVader Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Sep 23, 2002
    well I wanted Fel but my choice is an even greater pilot

    I draft


    [hl=red]Darth Vader[/hl]

    =D= Best Imperial Pilot Period
     
  19. adaml83

    adaml83 Jedi Master star 4

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    Dec 8, 2004
    No one will debate you there.
     
  20. Corran10584

    Corran10584 Jedi Knight star 5

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    Round 1:

    1. CodeName_Targeter - Wedge Antilles
    2. New_York_Jedi - Luke Skywalker
    3. SecondBest - Anakin Skywalker
    4. Shadow_of_Durron - Baron Soontir Fel
    5. ThrawnRocks - Jaina Solo
    6. EMPEROR_WINDU - Saesee Tiin
    7. SuperVader - Darth Vader
    8. Zonoma_Mekot -
    On the Clock!!
    9. GenMadine
    10. Darth-Horax
    11. Talon_Kenobi
    12. Fire_Light


    Draft Roster:

    Jesmin Ackbar
    Wedge Antilles
    Ace Azzameen
    Shira Brie
    Anni Capstan
    Tycho Celchu
    Pash Cracken
    Edor Crespin
    Arvel Crynyd
    Rhys Dallows
    Biggs Darklighter
    Gavin Darklighter
    Erisi Dlarit
    Castin Donn
    Myn Donos
    Kissek Doran
    Garven Dries
    Kyp Durron
    Hohass ?Runt? Ekwesh
    Kol Eyttyn
    Keyan Farlander
    Baron Soontir Fel
    Jagged Fel
    Inyri Forge
    Lujayne Forge
    Adi Gallia
    Olin Garn
    Corran Horn
    Andoorni Hui
    Bror Jace
    Wes Janson
    Kyle Katarn
    Obi-Wan Kenobi
    Ran Kether
    Derek "Hobbie" Klivian
    Dorset Konnair
    Charat Kraal
    Penzak Kraal
    Daviish "Pops" Krail
    Garik ?Face? Loran
    Lorrir
    Lowbacca
    Todra Mayn
    Kasan Moor
    Nym
    Shalla Nelprin
    Lara Nostil
    Koobis ?Target? Nu
    Aril Nunb
    Shawnkyr Nuruodo
    Ric Olie
    Carth Onasi
    Rookie One
    Dia Passik
    Turr Phennir
    Ton Phanan
    Jek Porkins
    Ooryl Qrygg
    Ben Quersey
    Dak Ralter
    Octa Ramis
    Dash Rendar
    Miko Reglia
    Voort ?Piggy? saBinring
    Horton Salm
    Falynn Sandskimmer
    Tyria Sarkin
    Sarkli
    Saba Sebatyne
    Tesar Sebatyne
    Asyr Sei?Lar
    Zev Senesca
    Riv Shiel
    Wurth Skidder
    Anakin Skywalker
    Luke Skywalker

    Mara Jade Skywalker
    Merrick Simm
    Khe-Jeen Slee
    Anakin Solo
    Han Solo
    Jacen Solo
    Jaina Solo
    Maarek Stele
    Atril Tabianne
    Kell Tainer
    Tal?dira
    Elassar Targon
    Essara Till
    Eurrsk ?Grinder? Thri?ag
    Saesee Tiin
    Darth Vader

    Nrin Vakil
    Jon ?Dutch? Vander
    Alinn Varth
    Nawara Ven
    Asajj Ventress
    Broak Vessery
    Peshk Vri?Syk
    Izal Waz
    Rhysati Ynr


    Finally, I have one official announcement: Saber_Leader will be taking the third judging position alongside Jaina and Jello.


    On With the Draft!!


    [hl=silver]~Corran[/hl]
     
  21. GrandAdmiralJello

    GrandAdmiralJello Comms Admin ❉ Moderator Communitatis Litterarumque star 10 Staff Member Administrator

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    Not entirely unexpected. Welcome back to the crew, Sabre.
     
  22. Zonama_Sockot

    Zonama_Sockot Jedi Youngling

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    Jun 7, 2005
    Sorry for the wait, just got in to work. My pick is Tycho Celchu. No writeup on him right now cause I gotta get back to work.
     
  23. Horaxian-Astromech

    Horaxian-Astromech Jedi Youngling

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    Apr 20, 2005


    Round 1:

    1. CodeName_Targeter - Wedge Antilles
    2. New_York_Jedi - Luke Skywalker
    3. SecondBest - Anakin Skywalker
    4. Shadow_of_Durron - Baron Soontir Fel
    5. ThrawnRocks - Jaina Solo
    6. EMPEROR_WINDU - Saesee Tiin
    7. SuperVader - Darth Vader
    8. Zonoma_Mekot - Tycho Celchu
    9. GenMadine
    -ON THE CLOCK!
    10. Darth-Horax
    11. Talon_Kenobi
    12. Fire_Light


    Draft Roster:

    Jesmin Ackbar
    Wedge Antilles
    Ace Azzameen
    Shira Brie
    Anni Capstan

    Tycho Celchu
    Pash Cracken
    Edor Crespin
    Arvel Crynyd
    Rhys Dallows
    Biggs Darklighter
    Gavin Darklighter
    Erisi Dlarit
    Castin Donn
    Myn Donos
    Kissek Doran
    Garven Dries
    Kyp Durron
    Hohass ?Runt? Ekwesh
    Kol Eyttyn
    Keyan Farlander

    Baron Soontir Fel
    Jagged Fel
    Inyri Forge
    Lujayne Forge
    Adi Gallia
    Olin Garn
    Corran Horn
    Andoorni Hui
    Bror Jace
    Wes Janson
    Kyle Katarn
    Obi-Wan Kenobi
    Ran Kether
    Derek "Hobbie" Klivian
    Dorset Konnair
    Charat Kraal
    Penzak Kraal
    Daviish "Pops" Krail
    Garik ?Face? Loran
    Lorrir
    Lowbacca
    Todra Mayn
    Kasan Moor
    Nym
    Shalla Nelprin
    Lara Nostil
    Koobis ?Target? Nu
    Aril Nunb
    Shawnkyr Nuruodo
    Ric Olie
    Carth Onasi
    Rookie One
    Dia Passik
    Turr Phennir
    Ton Phanan
    Jek Porkins
    Ooryl Qrygg
    Ben Quersey
    Dak Ralter
    Octa Ramis
    Dash Rendar
    Miko Reglia
    Voort ?Piggy? saBinring
    Horton Salm
    Falynn Sandskimmer
    Tyria Sarkin
    Sarkli
    Saba Sebatyne
    Tesar Sebatyne
    Asyr Sei?Lar
    Zev Senesca
    Riv Shiel
    Wurth Skidder

    Anakin Skywalker
    Luke Skywalker

    Mara Jade Skywalker
    Merrick Simm
    Khe-Jeen Slee
    Anakin Solo
    Han Solo
    Jacen Solo

    Jaina Solo
    Maarek Stele
    Atril Tabianne
    Kell Tainer
    Tal?dira
    Elassar Targon
    Essara Till
    Eurrsk ?Grinder? Thri?ag

    Saesee Tiin
    Darth Vader

    Nrin Vakil
    Jon ?Dutch? Vander
    Alinn Varth
    Nawara Ven
    Asajj Ventress
    Broak Vessery
    Peshk Vri?Syk
    Izal Waz
    Rhysati Ynr

     
  24. GenMadine

    GenMadine Jedi Knight star 6

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    debating, I am here, I am debating my pick
     
  25. Horaxian-Astromech

    Horaxian-Astromech Jedi Youngling

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    Apr 20, 2005
    well hurry up! I know who you're going to take anyway. ;)
     
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