Klaus
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It has been noted that with Pegasus, a few of the resource wins become highly unlikely for the Cylons. Also, everyone knows that the New Caprica Crises invariably hit morale the hardest. Incidentally, this is also true for the 20 regular crises Pegasus adds.

There's no telling why FFG didn't take this into account when designing the expansion, but there is an exceedingly simple remedy;

Adjusting Starting Resources.

In the base game, it's

8 fuel, 8 food, 10 morale, 12 population

and that works very well. Now, to take the changed balance of NC into account, we should decrease fuel, as there is less distance to jump in order to reach NC, decrease food, as it is mainly hit by base game crises, (which will appear less) and increase morale, as this is hit hardest by Pegasus. New starting resources are:

7 fuel, 7 food, 11 morale, 12 population

The problem with New Caprica and civilian ships is a seperate issue, which I don't think can be satisfactorily addressed by simply changing the starting value for population.
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I'm not sure just how often it happens (haven't kept track/compiled of hard data), but there are also times when humans win NC with more Morale then they'll ever need. Somewhere in between, that extra Morale is making a significant difference. THis seems like it'd be the exception than the norm, so I don't consider it a big deal

The Agenda where morale and pop are within 2 of each other may skew the things advantageously too much for the humans.
 
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Dennis
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I actually like the fact that morale is really, really precious in Pegasus. Much more so than most other resources.
That fact helps to keep executions balanced, because even 1 point of morale lost on a wrong one is a huge hit.
Furthermore, if there's one resource that will almost always get dangerously low, a crisis hitting that is doubly tempting to spike as a cylon, even if it may give you away early.
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Hannibal Rex wrote:
New starting resources are:

7 fuel, 7 food, 11 morale, 12 population

Nice idea! How was the game?
 
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