Lead by Example (P)Review
Presented here is an overview of what one can expect from the new Strongholds of Resistance supplement.
Page 1: Opening crawl
Page 2: Inside title page
Page 3: Table of contents
Page 4: Fiction
Pages 5-9: Overview and summary
Chapter 1 (pages 10-41): Voice of Authority
This chapter presents ideas for commander backgrounds and duties; three new species (Chagrians, Ishi Tib and Lannik); three new commander specializations (the Figurehead, Instructor and Strategist); commander motivations; and two signature abilities (Rousing Oratory and Unmatched Authority).
Chapter 2 (pages 42-95): Trappings of Command
In this chapter one can find some new clothing and decoration options; one droid, the T-series tactical unit; some new “field equipment” for outfitting and protecting bases; one each of landspeeder, airspeeder and walker; five new starships, all cruisers or bigger; and four commander-oriented ship modifications.
Chapter 3 (pages 60-96): The Tides of Battle
This chapter presents guidelines for using commander characters in a campaign, along with eight pages of mass combat rules and examples, and five pages presenting medals of honor and other awards used by the Rebellion.