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Subject: The question about the "Last Stand" rss

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Terry Lau
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The last statement of "Last Stand": "they are declared winners, but posthumously"
Can anyone explain to me the meaning? I don't understand "posthumously" in this situation ...

Sorry, I am a beginner of The Grizzled
 
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Karl Hoche
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You won but you are all dead
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Terry Lau
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If anyone still has cards on the hand, that mean the game will keep continuing?
 
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Lutz Pietschker
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The game cannot continue after Last Stand, by the rules this is the last mission.
 
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Ronald Tin
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I believe it meant you have 3 ways to win

1. Exhaust the peace deck in the usual manner (but get various types of penalty due to mission card)
2. Perform The Last Stand
3. Perform The Final Assault which is more difficult but sort of like the perfect ending in computer games.
 
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Terry Lau
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hokuto_su wrote:
I believe it meant you have 3 ways to win

1. Exhaust the peace deck in the usual manner (but get various types of penalty due to mission card)
2. Perform The Last Stand
3. Perform The Final Assault which is more difficult but sort of like the perfect ending in computer games.


Oh, it's makesince~
This is the bad ending when I fulfil the "Last Stand"
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Alex
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I believe it rather means the game ends in a tie.
 
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Lutz Pietschker
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afafard wrote:
I believe it rather means the game ends in a tie.

Depends on your point of view. Common military logic would call it a tie or even a victory on the tactical or strategic level, but from the point of view of our 6 friends "posthumous" does not sound like anything they would have welcomed.
 
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I think "Last stand" is essentially a Pyrrhic victory.
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