Posted 27 February 2014 - 06:12 PM
For example, a union figure and Reich figure both end the round on the same path. During the set overwatch phase, the union figure is placed in overwatch. Does the Reich figure trigger overwatch as soon as he moves, or only if he attempts an action? As per the rules, overwatch is triggered either when a figure first moves into the path of the overwatch figure, or when they announce an action from with in the same path (or when adjacent).
Basically, can a figure who starts his turn in a path under overwatch move along or out of the path without triggering it?
Posted 02 March 2014 - 03:19 AM
Yes. Moving inside the same path will trigger the overwatch as stated in the rulebook's overwatch section. Here's a direct quote from page 26:
The enemy character moves onto a circle on the same
Edited by Duckling, 02 March 2014 - 03:21 AM.