XWA-TC 49: Evolution of the TIE Bomber

Battle Information

Game platform: X-Wing Alliance
Missions: 5
Release date: 2005-06-24
Last updated: 2012-11-02
Creator

AD Gidda

Average rating: 4.1
Reviews: 7
Bug reports: 1
Times completed: 77

Battle Reviews

AD Hav Antiel

4

2020-11-30

That last mission, with the rebel fleet silhouetted against that giant red-orange star, was simply gorgeous. It's a moment that will stay with me.


COL Phalk Sturm

4

2020-10-22

Well, if you don't like the T/B, then steer away from this one. If you do, you won't be disappointed. A variety of roles for the venerable bomber, from dogfighting to carpet bombing in the TIE Dragon, this battle was very much a lot of easy fun.


LC Gen Es'mith

5

2007-07-29

Although it is very difficult to wield, the TIE Dragon does indeed make up for suffering with the TIE Bomber. I enjoyed this battle immensely..basically the Swansong of the TIE Bomber.


CPT Ibram Gaunt

5

2006-06-27

A 5 from me, Because it's all about the Bomber! But yeah, the T/Dr does stink against fighters... Still, a jolly good battle.


LT Stryker

4

2006-05-18

I liked it, though the T/Dr is really hard to kill fighters with...


GN Abel Malik

3

2005-08-20

This is a decent battle with a good storyline/plotline- definately worth the time to fly.


COL Rei Ayanami

4

2005-08-05

Though not the most difficult battle I have played, I thouroghly enjoyed it. I was most...delighted with the mission debriefings. It made the battle more of an educational experience than anything else for me.


Battle Bug Reports

GN Dunta Polo

2010-01-04

Patches: Battle requires the TIE Dragon patch but this is not stated on the compendium.

Mission 1: Primary goal has a typo, it should state 'Rebel assault repelled' when completed.

Mission 4: First wave of X-Wing Blue leaves the area before the battle at the Rebel station begins. GUN Zlatan's third order is set as attacking friendly craft.


High Scores

Battle Total: 69,636 COL Dirty Vader
Mission 1: 12,596 COL Dirty Vader
Mission 2: 12,008 COL Dirty Vader
Mission 3: 10,120 COL Deimos
Mission 4: 13,908 HA Daniel Bonini
Mission 5: 22,151 COL Dirty Vader

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