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Summoned creatures, orders and states

Postby demyse » Wed Sep 11, 2019 3:20 pm

For spells like Animate, Summon Demon and Morraine Warriors, are the summoned entities lively or alert when summoned, and what orders are they on when they are summoned?
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Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Postby Rob Lane » Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:01 pm

Lively. I do need to add this into any animation invocations, if they're not already there.

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Postby demyse » Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:56 pm

Ok, and what orders are they on?
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Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Postby Rob Lane » Wed Sep 11, 2019 8:52 pm

demyse wrote:Ok, and what orders are they on?


Oh yes, sorry. Whatever orders their commander is; so whatever orders the wizard creating them is under.

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Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Postby demyse » Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:37 am

Rob Lane wrote:
demyse wrote:Ok, and what orders are they on?


Oh yes, sorry. Whatever orders their commander is; so whatever orders the wizard creating them is under.

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ah, so my 'keep wizards on hold' aint gonna work for a load of fiends...
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Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Postby Rob Lane » Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:48 am

demyse wrote:ah, so my 'keep wizards on hold' aint gonna work for a load of fiends...


I guess not, unless your general is nearby so he can change orders...

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Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Postby Brightblade » Thu Sep 12, 2019 12:25 pm

Although I'm pretty certain that if your 'On Hold' wizard summoned, animated, created...whatever a Frenzied creature then this would and should be on Attack Orders regardless of what orders the summoner, animator, creator is on..
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Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Postby Jonathon Chester » Thu Sep 12, 2019 2:38 pm

Brightblade wrote:Although I'm pretty certain that if your 'On Hold' wizard summoned, animated, created...whatever a Frenzied creature then this would and should be on Attack Orders regardless of what orders the summoner, animator, creator is on..


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Re: Summoned creatures, orders and states

Postby Rob Lane » Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:00 pm

Correct, frenzied units are subject to the compulsory orders rule.

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