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Bing Lee
01-10-2001, 05:29 AM
Is there a way you can rescue a stranded pilot?

Fondas
01-10-2001, 09:46 AM
No you can't !

No need to worry about them, the Alliance will send a rescue shuttle ....eventually http://www.xwingalliance.com/forums/wink.gif

As for the imperials, don't shoot them, it's against the Endor convention ! http://www.xwingalliance.com/forums/wink.gif
You can always ram them and if asked just say that you were flying casually when this half-witted imp made a right turn with out any signal and crushed onto your ship! http://www.xwingalliance.com/forums/smile.gif http://www.xwingalliance.com/forums/tongue.gif

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K_Kinnison
01-10-2001, 03:20 PM
you cannot pick them up because they move at about 5 MGLT. Also you can carry then (if you disable them) but have no way of bringing them in.. be kinda freaky to be outside a ship when it is in Hyperspace.

THo you do get points for shooting them... even tho it isn't very sporting

Thrawn
01-11-2001, 12:56 AM
It's sporting if you give them a blaster, then use missiles http://www.xwingalliance.com/forums/biggrin.gif

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K_Kinnison
01-11-2001, 02:06 PM
Ya know how much those missiels cost?

Better to just ram them

Bing Lee
01-11-2001, 11:41 PM
Thanks for the info. Pity you can take POW though...

Admiral
01-13-2001, 03:11 AM
raming is fun, also good for taget pratice.

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Marril
01-19-2001, 08:54 PM
Nah, it's funnier to put them in the way of a big capship... http://www.xwingalliance.com/forums/biggrin.gif

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