XWA-F 49: Praetorian At Work

Battle Information

Game platform: X-Wing Alliance
Missions: 1
Release date: 2002-01-19
Last updated: 2012-11-03
Creator

AD Gidda

Average rating: 4.5
Reviews: 2
Bug reports: 0
Times completed: 61
Patches used
  • TIE Praetor
  • Dungeon Ship
  • Battle Reviews

    COL Phalk Sturm

    5

    2021-02-02

    Excellent mission. Everything excels as I am repeating myself. The animated briefings are precise, coloured and professional. The texts is perfect and concise. Then the mission, oh the mission. Starts like if hell broke loose when something like 18 A-Ws and 12 Y-Ws attack in coordinated maneuvers a small convoy of 2 ships, and just a single flight of four imperials fighters to resist them. But you're flying perhaps the best thing man invented in the galaxy. Alas not my beloved T/D but something infinitely superior. The TIE Praetor. And after applying some sound tactics, you can and will succeed against the whole rebel fleet that hyperjumps in the battlezone. It would have seemed folly and impossible to accomplish, but not in the T/Prae. This mission has it all, tactics, dogfighting, missile dodging and torpedo shooting, capital ships bombing. And again, I repeat myself, in the unbeatable, the unparalleled, the unapproachable TIE Praetor. If you want a true mission where to test you, fly this one. Don't miss it.


    COL Genie

    4

    2020-09-18

    You get to fly as a TIE Praetorian. Than in itself makes it worthwhile trying this out. You got a ton of targets throughout the mission. Be warned it's a bit on the longer side (approx 20 mins). My cup of tea, but maybe not everyone's. There is a long wait time until the 'star' of the show hyperspace out, which you can use to destroy the capital ships. Given the Praetorian's speed and firepower it feels a bit less daunting. Almost as good as a TIE Defender. Possible good mission for high score chasing.


    Battle Bug Reports

    There are currently no open bug reports for this battle.

    High Scores

    Mission: 32,141 COL Deimos

    Top Ten

    (of available records)

    1 32,141 COL Deimos 2004-11-09
    2 25,621 COL Rau Aznable 2003-06-07
    3 15,241 COL Phalk Sturm 2021-02-02
    4 14,106 MAJ Frankie 2004-10-22
    5 11,431 SL Linoge 2002-09-12
    6 10,775 Darth Vader 2003-04-02
    7 9,577 LCM Narnil 2003-01-03
    8 8,613 VA Kane Reese 2003-02-22
    9 8,225 GN Pete Mitchell 2003-03-29
    10 7,795 COL Crsepe 2002-09-06

    Battle Completion Statistics

    This battle has been flown by 57 pilots a total of 61 times.

    TITLE: Praetorian At Work
    GAME PLATFORM: X-Wing Alliance v2.02
    AUTHOR: CM Gidda/Ranger/WingXI/ISD Immortal
    
    INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:
    
    1] Double click the .EHM file, the EH Battle Launcher will install the battle.
    2] Check the Misc folder in your XWA for additional material like patches, emails or sounds. 
    3] In EHBL, create a new "EH Pilot" in the Game Menu (Check "Prepare for EH Battle").
    4] Press the X-Wing Alliance button to start XWA and fly the battle.
    
    5)Install the patches: install the DGN first then install the T/Pr
      *Note: if this is the first time you install a EH custom craft 
       patch please read carefully the ReadMe files included in the 
       zip packages.
    
    DESCRIPTION:
    Rescue a Intelligence Division spy ship stranded in the Minos 
    Cluster. You'll fly the T/Pr, one of the most advanced EH
    fighters!
    
    THIS LEVEL IS NOT MADE, DISTRIBUTED, OR SUPPORTED BY LUCASARTS 
    ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY. ELEMENTS TM &  LUCASARTS ENTERTAINMENT 
    COMPANY.
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