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  Epsilon Squadron Commander report #22 (07/29/2021)
This report was submitted by CMDR-COOA/MAJ Taygetta/Epsilon/Wing I/ISDII Hammer

Epsilon Squadron WSR

Epsilon PatchEPSILON SQUADRON WSR #22 (July 28, 29 ABY)Epsilon Patch

TO: VA Phoenix Berkana
REPORTING PERIOD: 07/11 - 07/24

Epsilon PatchEPSILON SQUADRON NEWSEpsilon Patch

We finally have a battle where the Hammer doesn't have to participate! Thank god we get a break.

In other news, We have gained SLs Ordo Vex and Wolve Berkana! Welcome to Epsilon, great to have you! CM Gytheran has also become our Flight 2 Leader. I know you'll do great!

Last week the Emperor's Hammer Midnight Butchers scored two 3-0 victories over TRA and NRN respectively, as part of the SPL League (5v5 Dogfight). Great job to everyone on the team!

We have opted in for Project SOVEREIGN, in which we will see an investigation on the feasibility of introducing a (role-play) salary system into the TIE Corps, featuring monetary rewards for activity, a monthly salary based on rank and position(s) and an Imperial Armory (IA) from which Pilots can make purchases using their hard-earned credits.

We have been seeing a large influx of members, both new and old, coming to us recently! I would just like to remind everyone to greet and welcome those coming in and to help them with any issues that may arise.

Approval Criteria: At least 1 kill or 1 objective with a winning match. You may submit a 0 kill scoresheet so long as your scoreboard matches up accordingly. For Star Wars Squadrons you must have at a minimum 200 score to be considered productive.
Match reports must be made no more than 72 hours after completion unless special dispensation is given by the COO
Star Conflict players must be a member of the EH corporation displaying our tags for credit.

Epsilon PatchSQUADRON ROSTER & ACTIVITYEpsilon Patch
1-1 MAJ Taygetta01014NoneElite 2ndCampaigner 4thX0C/DBIS-CR x 1
DFC x 1
IS-GW x 1
SS x 1
MoC-boc x 1
IS-SR x 1
1-2 SL Vraal Spag 00 0None NoneNoneX0
1-3 COL Pellaeon000Executor Ace 1st Ace Ranger 1st X0 PC x1
1-4 SL Wolve Berkana000NoneNoneNoneX0
2-1 CM Gytheran2117106NoneAce 3rdRanger 3rd X 0IS-CR x 1
SS x 1
MoC-boc x 1
2-2 COL Gyssler010Templar Officer 2nd Campaigner 2ndX0
2-3 SL Ordo Vex00NoneNoneNone
2-4 TBA
3-1 CPT Witcher0627DragoonVeteran 1stPrivate 3rdX0 BS x1
MoC-goc x1
3-2 GN Coranel Both0 0 0CenturionOfficer 1stRanger 2ndX0 IS-CR x 1
MoC-boc x 1
IS-BR x 1
3-3 TBA
3-4 LT Relentless001NoneCertifiedBeginnerX0MoC-boc x 1

Hammer Competitions:
Trivia for the Hammered - Season Two: Season Two of the Trivia for the Hammered. As with Season One each week will see 4 questions released via email with the quickest pilot to answer getting 3 points, second quickest 2 points and all the pilots with a correct answer 1 point. We tally up at the end of the week with the weekly winner receiving a IS-BR. After 8 rounds we tally up for our Season Two winner who will receive a IS-SR, the runner up a IS-BR. Career IS-CR's at 50,100, 250, 500 etc

TIE Corps Competitions:
The TIE Pilot Podcast: Hosted by Zekk and Doyon. Email your suggestions to Zekk on topics to cover during the Podcast.

Trivia Grand Tour Season Six: Each week on Sunday evening (usually), Plif will send out a link pointing to five trivia questions for everyone to answer. The trivia questions will come from the canon Star Wars Universe. Responses are due the following Sunday before Plif releases the next set of questions.

SP Ace of the TIE Corps 2021: Every Single Player mission flown earns the pilot a point on the Kill Board and the top three pilots at the end of the month earn medals. Yearly, the top four pilots earn medals.

MP Ace of the TIE Corps 2021: Every Legion of Combat earned gives the pilot a point on the Multiplayer Kill Board. Counting just the points earned from games OTHER than Star Wars Squadrons, the top three pilots at the end of the month earn medals. Yearly, the top four pilots earn medals.

COOP Ace of the TIE Corps 2021: Every Legion of Skirmish earned gives the pilot a point on the Multiplayer Coop Kill Board and the top three pilots at the end of the month earn medals. Yearly, the top four pilots earn medals.

COO's Star Wars Challenge Episode VII - 2021: Accumulate the most missions in a Star Wars branded approved multiplayer platform. You may submit PvP battles (Legion of Combat) or PvE battles (Legion of Skirmish). You have from 00:00 GMT on the first day of the month to begin and your submissions must be approved by the Combat Operations Office no later than 23:59 GMT on the last day of the month.

The Challenge with Words: After a particularly bad batch of Chalquilla was distributed by Inferno Squadron, medical was inundated with severely hungover and somewhat illiterate members of the fleet. The tanks had been infected with a spore that ate sugar and spit out alcohol, like yeast. But, this spore also had a side effect, it secreted a neuro- inhibitor that ate away people’s knowledge. To help “stimulate” some learning, Inferno, along with the medical crew, have started sending out word puzzles to help the members of the fleet regain some of their lost knowledge.

Sigma Sigil: Sigma Squadron has been brought back from the dusty corner of a disused hanger aboard the Warrior. To go along with our shiny new Bombers and Interceptors, we require a new patch! FA Turtle Jerrar has kindly done an updated high-res patch so we aren't flying around with paint flakes falling off. The only stipulation in place is that the patch be predominantly made up of purple and gold, to honor the history of Sigma Squadron. If you are stuck for ideas of a starting platform, please do not hesitate to contact me, as I have a draft patch drawn up. Good luck to all and thanks in advance!

Imperial Storm III: Imperial Storm is a turn based war-game that pits all three Battlegroups against the others over a map of the planetary systems that we are currently near.
The teams will do battle against each other for control of the map, earning points for holding systems and attempting to deprive the enemy of their own.

Battles are fought using a scoring system that takes into account all Legion (LoC/LoS) earned during the combat window, alongside the average scores of a teams top 4 SP pilots.

Full rules can be found here: Imperial Storm Rules

The winning Team at the end of the 30 turn game will see all participating pilots earn a TIE Corps Meritorious Unit Award (MUA).

The top 6 scorers in each of the 3 streams (top LoC count, top LoS count, top HS% SP count) will earn Iron Stars as below:

1st: IS-GW
2nd: IS-SW
3rd: IS-SW
4th: IS-BW
5th: IS-BW
6th: IS-BW

Be sure to check out all the running competitions. As Epsilon, to know the competitions you are eligible for, under "Units Involved" it must be listed as "Entire TC", "ISD-II Hammer", "Wing I" or "Epsilon Squadron".

Notable Media:
The Official EH Twitch Stream: The official Twitch channel for the EH. Contact AD Turtle Jerrar for more info
Tay's Stream: Hosted by myself, several hours spread over the week.
Alejandro's Youtube Corner: A place where Alejandro regularly uploads videos of his activities with the modded XWA.
The TIE Pilot's Podcast: Hosted by RA Zekk Terrik and COL Doyon.

For a full list of all streaming and Youtube channels be sure to check the #streams channel on our Discord (flagged as pinned messages). If an EH stream or Youtube channel is missing from the pinned messages, ping LC Genie on discord.

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We've seen a lot of activity in battles but remember to try to get at least 20 legions or the SP mission done when we enter our next battle!

Signing off,

MAJ Taygetta
CMDR-COOA/MAJ Taygetta/Epsilon/Wing I/ISDII Hammer
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